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 

Colouring Club
Join the adult colouring book craze! Enjoy all the brain benefits of creative expression without the cost of expensive supplies. Instructor: Gigi Z. Davidson
Friday, October 5 – December 7
10:00 am – 12:00 pm • 10 weeks
Free


Drawing & Acrylic
Learn the fundamentals of drawing and acrylic painting. Explore, experiment and discover the artist in you. Instructor: Maya Vinokurov
Tuesday, October 9 – December 11
9:30 am – 12:00 pm • 10 weeks
$107.50 members $215 non-member


Impressionist Workshop
Step into a world of fleeting moments and playful light. Learn the master’s techniques from Monet to Degas. Instructor: Maya Vinokurov
Wednesday, October 10 – November 28
1:30 pm – 3:30 pm • 8 weeks
$76.50 members $153 non-members


Knitting & Needlepoint
Knit, crochet, or needlepoint in a relaxed atmosphere. Work on personal projects or those intended for fundraising. Members only.
Monday, October 15 – December 17
10:00 am – 12:00 pm • 10 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, October 4 – December 13
10:00 am – 12:00 pm • 11 weeks
$93.50 members $187 non-members


Oil Painting Lab
Work on personal projects under the guidance of a volunteer. Participants must already be registered in the Oil Painting class to attend. Facilitator: Miriam Reisher
To register, please contact Jen at 416-225-2112, ext. 105.
Tuesday, October 9 – December 18
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, October 5 – December 21
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, October 11 – December 20
1:00 pm – 4:00 pm • 11 weeks
$148.50 members $297 non-members


Pottery – Advanced
Express creativity through individual projects. Materials and firing included. Additional cost for clay and glazes. Instructor: Linda (Shayne) Berlin
Wednesday, October 3 – December 19
9:30 am – 12:30 pm • 12 weeks
$162 members $324 non-members


Pottery – Mixed Levels
A mixture of all levels. Materials and firing included. Additional cost for clay and glazes.

Sunday, October 14 – December 16
9:30 am – 12:30 pm • 10 weeks
$135 members $270 non-members
Drop in option: $15/class
Instructor: Linda (Shayne) Berlin

Monday, October 15 – December 17
12:30 pm – 3:30 pm • 10 weeks
$135 members $270 non-members
Instructor: Linda (Shayne) Berlin

Wednesday, October 3 – December 19
4:00 pm – 6:30 pm • 12 weeks
$129 members $258 non-members
Instructor: Anisoara Kirschner-Kozai


Taking Steps
Drop in for one or both of these fun and relaxed art-making sessions – making mini-paper shoes and exploring imagery and stories of footprints, shoes and paths – past, present, future, imagery, personal, historical, fantastical. Instructor: Ruth Howard
Friday, October 12
Monday, October 15
1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Free


Watercolour – Intermediate
Learn more advanced techniques. Individual expression will be encouraged. Instructor: Elaine Sugar
Monday, October 15 – December 17
9:30 am – 12:00 pm • 10 weeks
$107.50 members $215 non-members


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