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Visual Arts






  • Saturday Art Classes

    These fun-filled classes explore art and craft history to introduce drawing, painting, sculpture and more. With an emphasis on visual literacy, creative thinking and art processes, these courses will give a solid foundation into the world of visual arts.

    Exploring Visual Arts 1, for ages 6-8, 11:00 a.m.-noon, $110
    Exploring Visual Arts 2, for ages 9-12, 1:00-2:00 p.m., $110
    KinderART is not being offered for 2017 fall session.  

    Winter session begins January 20, 2018
    Spring session begins April 14, 2018


    Pre-registration is required as space is limited.
    To register contact Tamara Steele at 902-628-6111 or artseducation@confederationcentre.com


    Saturday Art Classes.pdf

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  • PD Day Art Camps

    Keep kid's boredom at bay by signing them up for Art PD Days in the Schurman Family Studio and Confederation Centre Art Gallery. Kids will get an in-depth look at an exhibition with a Gallery guide. Afterwards, they will work with a professional artist and create a masterpiece that can find a place in your home. For ages 6-12.

    Dates: January 31, February 16, March 2, April 3, 13, and May 4
    Time: 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
    Cost: $30 per day. Pre-registration is required as space is limited.
    Students must bring a lunch and two snacks to class each day. The Schurman Family Studio is a peanut-free environment.




    PD Day Art Camps.pdf

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  • mARTch Break Camp

    Let your children explore the inspiring world of visual art at the Confederation Centre's Schurman Family Studio. Our week-long camp will engage students' imaginations with hands-on art activities in many mediums, while encouraging critical thinking and visual literacy through tours of current exhibits in the Art Gallery. For ages 6-12                  
    Dates: March 26-29, 2018
    Time: 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
    Cost: $125

    Please note: Students must bring a lunch and two snacks each day. The Schurman Family Studio is a peanut-free environment.

    Pre-registration is required as space is limited.
    To register contact Tamara Steele at 628-6111, or artseducation@confederationcentre.com



    mARTch Break Camp.pdf

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  • Community Service Bursary Program

    Did you know that students in Grade 11 or 12 who plan to attend a post-secondary institution and who volunteer at the Confederation Centre Art Gallery are eligible for a bursary? They will receive $5 for every hour volunteered with a minimum of 30 hours required and up to a maximum of 100 hours. Volunteer opportunities include the Gallery's Saturday art classes, PD Day art camps, mARTch Break and summer art camps. For more information contact Tamara Steele at 902-628-6111.


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