Adult Programs

Studio Pottery

Studio Pottery

With Jasmine Moncalvo. Under the guidance of our seasoned and sophisticated instructor Jasmine Moncalvo, beginner and experienced potters alike will explore various methods of hand-building with clay such as pinch pot, slab construction and coiling. Enhance your pieces by experimenting with an array of surface decoration and glazing techniques. All materials included.  New projects each […] Read More
Realist Painting

Realist Painting

With Ian Bodnaryk. In this popular class you’ll work alongside high-realist painter Ian Bodnaryk, and explore the versatile and exciting world of acrylics. Experiment with painting techniques and principles, including basic colour and composition theory, working primarily from your own photographs and other simple source imagery. *Some materials required, materials list will be provided. 16+years. […] Read More
Uninstructed Figure Drawing

Uninstructed Figure Drawing

Looking to build your skills, expand your portfolio and enjoy a creative afternoon? In these sessions you’ll draw from a professional nude model and explore the freedom of figure drawing without instruction.  Model fee included. *Bring your own materials. Pre-registration required for individual sessions. 16+ years. $15 SG patrons / $20 non-patrons   Thursday August 1 […] Read More
Pottery Wheel

Pottery Wheel

With Jasmine Moncalvo. In this class, you’ll learn the basics of wedging, centering, opening, and throwing a ball of clay into a cylinder form. As you begin to master the cylinder form on the wheel, you’ll transform that basic shape into mugs, vases and dishes, and glaze the pieces using basic techniques. Our expert Artist […] Read More
Open Studio

Open Studio

Come to Station Gallery to work on your artwork for a couple of hours or spend the whole day creating in our spacious, well-lit studios. Work alongside and be inspired by other practicing artists from the community. 16+ years. *A valid Station Gallery Patron card is required and can be purchased upon arrival. *Bring your […] Read More
New Directions with Steve Rose

New Directions with Steve Rose

with Steve Rose. Explore your artistic potential in this invaluable, critique-based program. Artists of all levels, working in a variety of media and styles, are invited to bring in their artworks, finished or in progress, to participate in engaging discussions moderated by artist Steve Rose. Join us for a few laughs as we navigate our […] Read More
Intro to Oil Painting with Randy Hyrhorczuk

Intro to Oil Painting with Randy Hyrhorczuk

This one day workshop is designed for those interested in learning the fundamentals of oil painting. Health and safety, tools, techniques, composition and process will be covered through discussion and in-class demonstrations. Students will apply their knowledge while working on small projects. This class will provide students of any skill level with the knowledge they […] Read More
Contemporary Portrait Painting with Randy Hryhorczuk

Contemporary Portrait Painting with Randy Hryhorczuk

This course is designed for anyone interested in contemporary portrait painting. Stylistic experimentation and individuality will be encouraged. An understanding of process and foundation will be provided through discussion and in-class demonstrations. *Participants bring their own materials, oil or acrylic. *A suggested supply list is given by the instructor prior to the first class. 16+ […] Read More
DSLR Photography Basics with Shawn Hamilton

DSLR Photography Basics with Shawn Hamilton

Get practical knowledge to take your photography to the next level! This class is for those who want to get to know their camera, how it works, how it thinks and how to communicate with it to get the results that you want. Under the expert guidance of professional photographer Shawn Hamilton, you’ll learn about […] Read More
The Basics of Mosaics

The Basics of Mosaics

with Valerie McGarry. Discover how to create contemporary art using the ancient art form of mosaics! You’ll learn design, material choices and both ancient and modern techniques used in creating mosaics. The ungrouted method emphasizes the texture created when using different materials side by side. You’ll also be encouraged to bring any kind of material […] Read More
Marvelous Mugs! Pottery Workshop

Marvelous Mugs! Pottery Workshop

This workshop’s all about marvellous mugs for your beverage needs, perfect for holding your hot cocoa, espresso and tea. Working with our expert ceramic Artist Instructor, Jasmine Moncalvo, you’ll make 3 or 4 cups of various sizes and designs, and add your own artistic flair to make each piece special and unique.Workshop includes clay, firing […] Read More
Glazes, Washes, Textures and Layers

Glazes, Washes, Textures and Layers

In this two-part workshop, led by artist Victoria Wallace, you’ll learn a variety of contemporary painting techniques using artist quality liquid acrylics and mediums. These techniques include acrylic glazes with polymer mediums, washes with acrylic paints and water, acrylic skins and image transfers. You’ll add marks using a variety of water-soluble ink pencils and pencil […] Read More
Intro to Acrylic Painting with Ian Bodnaryk

Intro to Acrylic Painting with Ian Bodnaryk

In this four hour workshop, you’ll learn the fundamental techniques of acrylic painting. Artist Ian Bodnaryk, well known for his high realism style paintings, will help you better understand surface preparation, materials, colour mixing, paint application, brushwork, glazing and how to create the illusion of texture and form. No previous experience is necessary. 16+ years. […] Read More
Glorious Flora in Watercolour with Hi-Sook Barker

Glorious Flora in Watercolour with Hi-Sook Barker

Join watercolour instructor Hi-Sook Barker, known for her impressionistic floral and landscape paintings and learn techniques to create stunning floral paintings using impressionistic brush work and glorious colours. Bring your own painting supplies. 16+ years.   Sunday September 29 12:00pm – 4:00pm $65 SG patrons/ $75 non-patrons   Click here to view the material list Read More
Ink and Play with Shree Bellur

Ink and Play with Shree Bellur

Alcohol ink and acrylic ink flows like magic to form eye-catching art pieces. In this workshop, you’ll fall in love with enchanting, exuberant colours and how they mix together. The inks are unpredictable and create fascinating art; bright and full of colour, abstract or inspired by nature. Artists of all levels are welcome.  *Some supplies […] Read More
Art History with Marni Bachuk

Art History with Marni Bachuk

Join experienced instructor Marni Bachuk to learn about the exciting history of art throughout the ages. Whether you are a practicing artist or simply an enthusiast, this program will be the perfect way to further your understanding of the rich history of visual art in its various forms. *No artwork will be created in this […] Read More
Contemporary Landscape Painting with Randy Hryhorczuk

Contemporary Landscape Painting with Randy Hryhorczuk

This course is designed for anyone interested in contemporary landscape painting – city, highway, architectural, rural – with a focus on /traditional colour application. Under the expert guidance of local painter Randy Hryhorczuk, you’ll paint a landscape of your choice using a layering technique. Stylistic experimentation and individuality will be encouraged. An understanding of process […] Read More
Drawing the Figure with Louis Anderson

Drawing the Figure with Louis Anderson

In art, figure drawing refers to the study of the human form. Under the guidance of artist instructor Louis Anderson, explore the structure and form of the body as you work with basic drawing media. Ideal for any level of drawing experience. Model fee included. *Some materials required. 16+ years.   Thursday October 3 – […] Read More
Drawing with Randy Hryhorczuk

Drawing with Randy Hryhorczuk

The title of this class suggests both the urge and the necessity of learning to draw. This session is designed to meet both the enjoyment and the required learning skills needed in both areas. It is suited as an entry point for all levels. *Some supplies required. A material list will be sent prior to […] Read More
Intro to Watercolour with Randy Hryhorczuk

Intro to Watercolour with Randy Hryhorczuk

From composition to colour theory with attention to specifics of watercolour techniques, this class will help you develop an understanding and use of colour to build your palette and colour choices. Ideal for beginner and intermediate levels. *Some supplies required. 16+ years.   Saturday September 28 – November 30 10:00am – 12:00pm $145 SG patrons/$165 […] Read More
Printmaking Explorations with Angela Hennessey

Printmaking Explorations with Angela Hennessey

A wonderful class to learn about and try out various aspects of printmaking. Working in our studio, under the expert guidance of printmaker Angela Hennessey, you’ll learn about a variety of printmaking processes. *A $25 materials fee will be collected by the instructor on the first day of class. 16+   Wednesday January 29 – […] Read More
Art Critique with Ian Bodnaryk

Art Critique with Ian Bodnaryk

In this one-day session, students have an opportunity to bring in their own works of art and begin a helpful dialogue to better understand their own work, improve their direction and acquire helpful feedback. *Students are to bring one or more of their own works. Specific details will be emailed closer to the start date. […] Read More
Basic Figures in Watercolour with Hi-Sook Barker

Basic Figures in Watercolour with Hi-Sook Barker

This half-day workshop will teach you to add figures to your watercolour paintings. Learn how to include simple gestures in figures through basic drawing and correct proportions. Add figures to your paintings with confidence! *Some materials required. *A material list will be sent out prior to the first day of class. 16+ years.   Sunday […] Read More
Dinnerware to Go! Pottery Workshop

Dinnerware to Go! Pottery Workshop

Under the expert guidance of artist instructor Jasmine Moncalvo, you’ll create a full piece dinnerware set: big plate, small plate, bowl and cup. Workshop includes clay, firing and glazing. * This is a two-day workshop. First class is 4 hours on Nov 3, second class (glazing) is 2 hours on Nov 17. 16+ Years.   […] Read More
Exploring Colours with Catherine Mills

Exploring Colours with Catherine Mills

A practical exploration of colour theory, using a system of warm and cool primaries, led by artist instructor Catherine Mills. You’ll create your own colour charts, which will help reinforce the principles discussed, and that you can refer to as you work. Once you understand the methodology, you’ll continue colour exploration independently. *Materials list will […] Read More
Intermediate Figures in Watercolour

Intermediate Figures in Watercolour

This half-day workshop with Hi-Sook Barker will teach you to add figures to your watercolour paintings. Learn how to include simple gestures in figures through basic drawing and correct proportions. Add figures to your paintings with confidence!*Bring your own painting supplies. *A material list from the instructor will be provided. 16+ years.   Sunday February […] Read More
Launch into Silkscreening with David Gillespie

Launch into Silkscreening with David Gillespie

Curious about trying silkscreening or always wanted to? Now is your chance to try, risk-free! Learn the basics of various approaches and techniques to silkscreening in this intensive one-day workshop. With hands on instruction you can avoid the usual pitfalls of learning the technique, as well as tips for attempting silkscreening at home. Walk away […] Read More
Paint like a Musician with Chas Burke

Paint like a Musician with Chas Burke

With artist instructor Chas Burke, learn to inform your painting technique with the sounds and rules of music. Students will learn to structure and colour their paintings using the principles of music. No musical knowledge is required for this program. *Some materials required. 16+ years.   Sunday December 1 10:00am – 4:00pm $85 SG patrons/$95 […] Read More
Paint like the Masters: Cubism

Paint like the Masters: Cubism

With artist instructor Victoria Wallace, explore the painting techniques of Pablo Picasso and Georges Braque. Learn the ins and outs of one of the most influential painting styles of the twentieth century. *Some materials required *Material list will be sent prior to the workshop. 16+ years.   Sunday February 9 10:00am – 4:00pm $85 SG […] Read More
Paint like the Masters: Grisaille

Paint like the Masters: Grisaille

Learn the techniques of the centuries old practice of under painting in shades of grey, followed by the application of clear glaze to finish the piece. With artist instructor Victoria Wallace, students will learn to apply these techniques in their own work. *Some materials required *Material list will be sent prior to the workshop. 16+ […] Read More
Paint like the Masters: Gustav Klimt

Paint like the Masters: Gustav Klimt

Learn the painting techniques of this Austrian symbolist painter. With experienced artist instructor Victoria Wallace, students will explore the painting methods relating to this art nouveau style. *Some materials required *Material list will be sent prior to the workshop. 16+ years.   Sunday October 27 10:00am – 4:00pm $85 SG patrons/$95 non-patrons   Register now […] Read More
Paint like the Masters: Pop Art

Paint like the Masters: Pop Art

With artist instructor Victoria Wallace, learn the painting techniques of such famed pop art artists as Andy Warhol and Roy Lichtenstein. In this workshop, you will be taken through the stages necessary to implement the techniques of these artists into your own works. *Some materials required *Material list will be sent prior to the workshop. […] Read More
Photoshop Workshop with Ian Bodnaryk

Photoshop Workshop with Ian Bodnaryk

Bring your laptop down to Station Gallery and learn how to use Photoshop in this step-by-step workshop lead by talented realist painter Ian Bodnaryk. Learn tips and tricks for manipulating images, with no prior knowledge required. Those who are more experienced will have a chance to draw on the wealth of Ian’s experience to learn […] Read More
Screenprinting with Angela Hennessey

Screenprinting with Angela Hennessey

Join experienced printmaker Angela Hennessey in this exciting, six-hour workshop during which you will cover the basics of screen printing for those who are new, and spend some time creating fabulous prints. The perfect fit for both newcomers to printmaking, and experienced printmakers alike. *$10 material fee to be paid to the instructor on first […] Read More
Skyscapes in Watercolour with Hi-Sook Barker

Skyscapes in Watercolour with Hi-Sook Barker

Working with professional watercolourist Hi-Sook Barker, this workshop will be focused on techniques for painting sky scenes. Emphasis is placed on utilizing a big hake brush to develop a fast and fresh approach using the wet on wet technique. All levels of expertise are welcomed. Bring your own painting supplies. *A material list from the […] Read More
Waterscapes in Watercolour with Hi-Sook Barker

Waterscapes in Watercolour with Hi-Sook Barker

Working with professional watercolourist Hi-Sook Barker, this workshop will be focused on techniques for painting water scenes. Emphasis is placed on utilizing a big Hake brush to develop a fast and fresh approach using the wet-on-wet technique. All levels of expertise are welcome. Bring your own painting supplies. *A material list from the instructor will […] Read More
Cityscapes in Watercolour with Hi-Sook Barker

Cityscapes in Watercolour with Hi-Sook Barker

Join watercolour instructor Hi-Sook Barker, known for her impressionistic floral and landscape paintings, and learn simple techniques and tips to be able to create impressive cityscapes and scenes. Bring your own painting supplies. *A material list from the instructor will be provided. 16+ years.   Sunday November 24 12:00 – 4:00pm $65 SG patrons/$75 non-patrons […] Read More
Cold Bees Wax and Oil with Shree Bellur

Cold Bees Wax and Oil with Shree Bellur

Explore and hone your creative side! Everyone of all levels is welcome to join and create abstracts, landscapes or anything that evokes creativity using cold bees wax with oil paints. You’ll use palette knives, powdered pigment and charcoal to create a rustic, textured and three dimensional aesthetic. *Some materials required. *Material list will be sent […] Read More
The Joy of Printmaking with Angela Hennessey

The Joy of Printmaking with Angela Hennessey

This workshop is the ideal setting to immerse yourself in the wonders of printmaking. If you’ve always wanted to learn how to make prints, try print techniques, or perhaps it’s been a while since you’ve worked with a press, this two day workshop is perfect for you. Under the gentle guidance of expert printmaker Angela […] Read More
Drawing with Louis Anderson

Drawing with Louis Anderson

The title of this class suggests both the urge and the necessity of learning to draw. This session is designed to meet both the enjoyment and the required learning skills needed in both areas. It is suited as an entry point for all levels. *Some supplies required. A material list will be sent prior to […] Read More

adult programs

Corporate Creating Workshops

Station Gallery recognizes that inspiration and innovation are essential to all aspects of business development and offers customized Corporate Creating sessions to foster creative transformation in the workspace.

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Wednesday, August 7 for SG Patrons.

General Registration Wednesday, August 14.

 

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