Spring Courses 2020


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WeekDay Evenings 

 
Pottery on the Wheel – All Levels    
Instructor:
Frans Rood

This course will teach elementary potting techniques involving throwing the basic forms and introducing Glazing and Decorating. Limited tools will be loaned during the term of the program and all supplies, glazes, and firing costs are included in the course fee.
       
Dates:  8 Tuesdays starting  April 14, 2020
        8 Wednesdays starting April 22, 2020 
Times: 6:30 to 9:30pm

Cost: $275 (CVA Members $245)

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Stained Glass     Beginner levels I & 2                   
Instructor: Susan Kerr

This course is designed to teach the beginner the basics of creating a pattern, methods of scoring, breaking out, grinding, foiling and soldering coloured and textured glass. Small class size affords greater teaching time to each participant.

Dates: 8 Thursdays starting   Thursday March 27, 2020
Times: First and last class 7:00 - 10pm  -- all other classes 7:30 - 10:00pm

Cost: $210  (CVA Members $190)
   All tools and equipment are provided and supplies are included in the course fee.

Also - see Stained Glass Lampshades - Tuesday Evenings starting March 25, 2020

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Introduction to Weaving     

Instructor: Merry Little
This basic course will be very hands on, with participants weaving from day one. All will have the use of an individual table loom that you can take home to do homework! 
The course fee includes all materials and use of the looms.

Dates: 7 Wednesdays Starting April 22, 2020
Times: 6:30 – 9:00pm      
Cost: $190 (CVA mem
bers $150)

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                                   Week Days

Watercolour Basics for Beginners        
Instructor
Marlene Madole 

This class is ideal for complete beginners as well as painters with some experience who are interested in learning or reviewing basic watercolour techniques. Topics covered will also include how to choose brushes, paint, and paper, and essentials of composition.

Marlene is an experienced teacher who enjoys teaching beginners. She is also an award-winning artist. Her work can be seen at her studio in Glen Williams.

Dates:  5 Wednesday Mornings - Course Postponed - New start Date TBA

Time: 9:30 am - 12:30 pm    (total 15 hrs)
Cost: $120 (CVA members $100)

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Watercolour Painting All Levels        
Instructor
Peter Cheung  

 https://www.petercheungart.com/neighborhood-footprints#1

Looking for a fresh approach to Watercolour? Peter's friendly, relaxed teaching style will get you off to a great start.  Topics covered include use of colour, composition, and brushwork. Each class will start with a demo. The classes will be adapted to suit the interests of the students. One of the classes will focus on strategies for painting landscapes on site.

Dates:  5 Friday Mornings - Course Postponed - New start Date TBA

Time: 9:30 am - 12:30 pm    (total 15 hrs)
Cost: $120 (CVA members $100)

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                     Weekend


Painting with Oils    All  Levels   

Instructor  Peter Cheung  

https://www.petercheungart.com/neighborhood-footprints#1

Looking for a fresh approach to OIl Painting? Peter's friendly, relaxed teaching style will get you off to a great start.  Topics covered include use of colour, composition, and brushwork. Each class will start with a demo. The classes will be adapted to suit the interests of the students. One of the classes will focus on strategies for painting landscapes on site.

If you prefer - you may use acrylic paints in this class!

Dates:  5 Saturday Mornings - Course Postponed - New start Date TBA
Time: 9:30 am - 12:30 pm    (total 15 hrs)
Cost: $120 (CVA members $100)
Maximum Class Size = 12

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Weave a Triangular Shawl  Beginner - Intermediate
instructors Cindy Best & Margaret Searle

Learn basic weaving as you weave a triangular shawl with the help of experienced weavers.
You will take a special Triangular loom home to work on your shawl and come back to finish it.
Dates/Times:  2 Saturdays April 18 and May 16, 2020
Cost: $90 (CVA members $75)
Maximum Class Size = 7

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Important!

* All courses are held at Cedarvale Cottage in Cedarvale Park located at the corner of Main Street & Maple Avenue in Georgetown - UNLESS OTHERWISE INDICATED.

* Registration to fill classes will be in order that fees are paid.

* Registration deadline is one week before the course starts - but check to see if extension is available.

* All courses are subject to cancellation if the registration minimum is not reached one week prior to the start date.

* No refund will be given once the course starts.

* A full refund less a $20.00 admin. fee will be given to registrants canceling no later than two weeks before the course begins.

* Any additional supply fees indicated will be paid to the instructor at the first class.

To make enquiries about courses - please contact us!