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Pottery (6 Weeks)

August 2-October 25, 2017

In this 6-week course, participants learn to make cups, vases and bowls on the pottery wheel and with hand-building techniques.

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Silver or Gold Ring (1 day)

August 19-October 21, 2017

In this one-day workshop, participants will learn basic jewellery techniques to complete a hand-fabricated band ring.

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Introductory Jewellery (6 Weeks)

September 12-November 1, 2017

In this 6-week course, participants learn a wide range of jewellery techniques such as piercing, soldering, filing, polishing, and surface techniques through creating samples and finished pieces.

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Glass Blowing (Weekend)

September 22, 2017-May 25, 2018

This weekend course covers solid (such as paperweights) and blown forms (such cups, bowls and plates), colour application, hot and cold techniques and use of studio equipment.

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Silkscreen Printing (1 Day)

September 23, 2017

Students learn how to make screen positives, coat and shoot silkscreens. Students take home their own original screen prints at the end of the day.

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Earring and Pendant Fabrication (Half Day)

September 23, 2017

In this five-hour workshop, participants will learn the basic techniques required to fabricate a set of earrings and a pendant out of sterling silver and semi-precious stones.

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Make Your Own Glass Pumpkin

October 7, 2017

Join us for a fun Halloween workshop and sculpt hot glass into your very own pumpkin!

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Pottery (8 Weeks)

October 10-26, 2017

In this 8-week course, participants learn to make cups, vases and bowls on the pottery wheel and with hand-building techniques.

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Power Kids: Infinite Landscapes

October 22, 2017

These FREE arts workshops for children ages 7-12 begin with a tour of the gallery and conclude with an art activity, inspired by the ideas behind the current exhibition. Tours and workshops are led by Amanda Foulds, Power Kids Family Programs Coordinator and assisted by Erica Cristobal, Power Kids Teaching Assistant. Sammy Baloji’s and Filip De Boeck’s work explores the past, present, and future dreams of a city’s inhabitants. In this workshop, we will discuss how Baloji combines both the past and the future, the old and the new, in his photographs. Then we will transform historic images of Toronto’s landscape into new futuristic scenes using plastic, paper and textiles.

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Power Kids: Camera Obscura

November 5, 2017

These FREE arts workshops for children ages 7-12 begin with a tour of the gallery and conclude with an art activity, inspired by the ideas behind the current exhibition. Tours and workshops are led by Amanda Foulds, Power Kids Family Programs Coordinator and assisted by Erica Cristobal, Power Kids Teaching Assistant. The camera is an important part of Sammy Baloji and Filip De Boeck’s exhibition. It has the ability to freeze time and create stories. In this workshop, we will explore the origins of cameras – as far back as ancient Greece – by constructing our own camera obscuras! Like Amalia Pica, we will follow schematic drawing plans and build our cameras using cardboard, lenses and mirrors. Through this program we will learn about the components of a camera and the basic techniques of photography.

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Power Kids: Colouring Canada

November 19, 2017

These FREE arts workshops for children ages 7-12 begin with a tour of the gallery and conclude with an art activity, inspired by the ideas behind the current exhibition. Tours and workshops are led by Amanda Foulds, Power Kids Family Programs Coordinator and assisted by Erica Cristobal, Power Kids Teaching Assistant. Inspired by Michael Landy’s drawings of logos and slogans found across Toronto’s landscape, this workshop invites participants to create their own large-scale oil drawing of an icon with a corresponding word or phrase about what Canada means to them.

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Make Your Own Glass Holiday Ornament

December 2-16, 2017

Join us for a fun Holiday workshop and sculpt hot glass into holiday ornaments!

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