visual_arts

Visual Arts






  • Visual Arts Summer Camps

    There's no reason for your child not to pursue their dream of becoming an artist this summer! The Centre's fully equipped Schurman Family Studio is the ideal place for your child to be immersed in creativity, working with trained visual arts educators in an enriching environment with full access to Gallery exhibitions that feature artists from across the country. With an emphasis on visual literacy, creative thinking and art processes, your young art enthusiast will explore, create and have fun!! Each week-long art camp ends with an hour-long exhibition of your child's artwork.
    Art Camps run July 4-August 26, Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

    Full-Day Art Camps for ages 7-12
    Monday through Friday, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
    Cost: $175/week

    Week 1 - July 4-8 FULL
    Week 2 - July 11-15
    Week 3 - July 18-22
    Week 4 - August 1-5 FULL
    Week 5 - August 8-12
    Week 6 - August 15-19
    Week 7 - August 22-26
    Registration is on a weekly basis and designed to accommodate return campers! Family rate: 10% discount for 2 or more children from the same family.

    Half-Day KinderArt Camp for ages 4-6
    July 25-29:
    Morning camp, 9 a.m.-noon FULL 
    Afternoon camp, 1-4 p.m. FULL
    Cost: $95/week

    *Please note that registration is on a first-come, first-served basis and spaces cannot be guaranteed until the completed registration form and full registration fee has been received. If you are mailing in your registration, please contact Tamara to confirm availability.*

    **Free art camps for Fort Mac Children! The Confederation Centre is offering free enrollment in our theatre and visual arts camps to four children from Fort MacMurray who have returned to the Island due to the recent devastating fire. The spaces will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. To register, contact Tamara Steele at 628-6111 or artseducation@confederationcentre.com.

    Visual Arts Summer Camps.pdf

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  • 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.
    Start date for the fall session is being confirmed. Please monitor the website for updates.
    Winter session begins February 4, 2017
    Spring session begins April 22, 2017

    KinderART for ages 4-5, 9:30-10:30 a.m., $90
    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

    To register contact Tamara Steele at 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: September 23, October 27, 28, November 9, 10 and December 2, 2016; February 10, April 28, and May 5, 2017
    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 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 20-24, 2017
    Time: 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
    Cost: $145

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

    To register contact Tamara Steele at 628-6111, or artseducation@confederationcentre.com


    mARTch Break Camp.pdf

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