Arts

Our Arts program has something for everyone! Our Craft Room houses classes in acrylic and oil painting, drawing and all levels of pottery with our own kiln onsite. For more information about our Arts program, please contact Jen MacDonald at 416-225-2112, ext. 105 or jenm@betelcentre.org.

UPCOMING COURSES 

Basic Acrylic Painting
Learn the fundamentals of acrylic painting from brush strokes to glazing. No experience necessary. Instructor: Marvin Fagan
Wednesday, July 4 – September 5
1:30 pm – 3:30 pm • 10 weeks
$85 member $170 non-members


Creative Drawing

Explore drawing as a mental health exercise. Develop artistic skills and the necessary techniques to create freely without relying on an instructor. Instruction provided in English and Spanish. Please call 416-225-2112, ext. 105 to register. Instructor: Nelly Garcia
Sunday, August 5 – 26
1:00 pm – 3:30 pm • 4 weeks
Free


Drawing & Acrylic
Learn the fundamentals of drawing and acrylic painting. Explore, experiment and discover the artist in you. Instructor: Maya Vinokurov
Tuesday, July 3 – September 4
9:30 am – 12:00 pm • 10 weeks
$107.50 members $215 non-members


Eco Art and Organic Jewelry Accessories
Learn how to use orange peels to create unique jewelry and accessories. Instruction provided in English and Spanish. Please call 416-225-2112, ext.105 to register. Instructor: Orfelina Millan
Sunday, July 22 and 29
1:00 pm – 3:30 pm • 2 weeks
Free


Knitting & Needlepoint
Knit, crochet, or needlepoint in a relaxed atmosphere. Work on personal projects or those intended for fundraising. Members only.
Monday, July 9 – August 27
No class August 6
10:00 am – 12:00 pm • 7 weeks
Free


Oil Painting
Learn to express yourself with this timeless medium. Includes colour mixing, composition, various brush techniques and palette knife application. Instructor: Victoria Berdichevski
Thursday, July 5 – September 20
10:00 am – 12:00 pm • 12 weeks
$102 members $204 non-members


Painting Lab
Work on personal projects under the guidance of a volunteer. Participants must already be registered in a painting class to participate. Instructor: Miriam Reisher
Every Tuesday
1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Free


Pottery – Beginners
In this introductory program, students will learn the basics of working with clay and how to create successful pieces of art with this beautiful medium. Materials and firing included. Additional cost for clay and glazes. Instructor: Linda (Shayne) Berlin
Friday, July 6 – September 28
No class August 24
9:30 am – 12:30 pm • 12 weeks
$162 members $324 non-members


Pottery – Intermediate
Students are encouraged to experiment with both functional and sculptural pieces. Materials and firing included. Additional cost for clay and glazes. Instructor: Anisoara KirschnerKozai
Thursday, July 5 – September 27
1:00 pm – 4:00 pm • 13 weeks
$175.50 members $351 non-members


Pottery – Advanced
Express creativity through individual projects. Materials and firing included. Additional cost for clay and glazes. Instructor: Linda (Shayne) Berlin
Wednesday, July 4 – September 26
No class August 22, September 19
9:30 am – 12:30 pm • 11 weeks
$148.50 members $297 non-members


Pottery – Mixed Levels
A mixture of all levels. Materials and firing included. Additional cost for clay and glazes.
Monday, July 9 – September 17
No class August 6, 20, September 3, 10
12:30 pm – 3:30 pm • 7 weeks
$94.50 members $189 non-members
Instructor: Linda (Shayne) Berlin

Wednesday, July 25 – September 26
No class September 19
4:00 pm – 6:30 pm • 9 weeks
$96.75 members $193.50 non-members
Instructor: Anisoara KirschnerKozai


Watercolour – Intermediate
Learn more advanced techniques. Individual expression will be encouraged. Instructor: Elaine Sugar
Monday, July 9 – September 17
No class August 6, September 3 or 10
9:30 am – 12:00 pm • 8 weeks
$86 members $172 non-members


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