Monday, March 31, 2008

EXHIBITION & GET SCHOOLED: cut and paste and kids classes at c1 art space

C1 art space

:: Gallery ::

Cut and Paste
April 5-27, 2008

This month will feature mixed media works incorporating collage and assemblage techniques.
Artists: Kathryn Boyd, Heidi Jahnke, Nora Kensington, Kelly Kirkham , Julie Ligier Belair, Jen Silk, Andrea Stokes, Erin Vincent and others

Gallery Hours: Thursday to Saturday 12 to 6pm, Sunday 1 to 5pm or by appointment

cut and paste c1 artspace
( Image: Andrea Stokes, Julie Ligier Belair, Kelly Kirkham)

:: Art Classes::

Fun workshops for kids ages 4 to 10 interested in exploring a variety of mediums. Call ahead to reserve spots, and dress for mess!
10:30am to 12:00
$18 per session or 5 sessions for $80 per child (materials and taxes included)

Please note: For the 5 session package, dates must be selected within the same season in advance. Any substitution for dates must be made at least one week ahead. No refunds for missed classes.

Mono-printing Pillow Toys –Saturday, April 5. Press and print designs on fabric to be made into a pillow or stuffed toy.
Puzzles–Saturday, April 12. Kids turn their own drawings into a unique puzzle the whole family can enjoy.
Wind Chimes –Saturday, April 19. Kids learn about texture and shape as create clay wind chimes for the backyard.
Pirate Day –Saturday, April 26. Kids make a treasure box and a pirate map to find it later.
Chalk Board–Saturday, May 3. Kids decorate their own black board for making notes and drawings.
Van Gogh Portraits –Saturday, May 10. Kids learn about Van Gogh and the proportions of the face to paint a self portrait.
NO CLASS –Saturday, May 17
Garden Sculptures–Saturday, May 24. Kids use clay to create a creature for the garden.
Pinatas –Saturday, May 31. Make a paper mache piñata for a summer party.
Under the Sea in Watercolour–Saturday, June 7. Learn watercolour painting techniques to create a underwater scene.
Weathervanes –Saturday, June 14. Learn about wind resistance while creating a colourful weathervane.
Cartooning–Saturday, June 21. Create cartoons while learning step by step drawing techniques.

Bring your child or teen and take a class together. These all ages workshops are designed to get you both involved and share some quality time together.

Call ahead to reserve spots, and dress for mess!
$25 (materials and tax included for one child and one adult.)
1pm to 2:30pm


Create stuffed toys while learning sewing basics.
$25 (materials included)
Sunday, April 13 from 1-2:30pm

Kids and parents paint a special design on a keepsake platter for Mother’s Day.
$25(materials included)
Sunday, May 11 from

At home or at C1 art space.
$18 per child
Minimum of $180 for up to 10 children.
Maximum of 15 children (all materials included)
Contact us for more details.

Choose from a variety of party ideas for kids including:
Silk Screening Designs: t-shirts.
Clay: Mask Making, Magnets, Jewellery or Wind Chimes
Paint your Own Pottery: cereal bowls and banks
Mixed Media Sculptures: robots, sponge bob
Mixed Media Paintings: self portrait door or wall hangings
Sock Puppets

C1 art space
44 Ossington Avenue, just North of Queen Street West
Toronto, Ontario M6J 2Y7
416 538-7999


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