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PROGRAMS & WORKSHOPS

The Norfolk Arts Centre provides high-quality art education for learners of all ages. We work in partnership with local artists, community groups, schools and teachers to develop new education programs that are offered year-round.

GlassArt

Stay tuned for more details. In the meantime this is what we are working on for 2020:

Workshops

Glass Fusing Workshops
Saturdays, January 18, February 15, March 21, April 18, May 30, July 25, August 22, September 19
Wednesdays, January 15, February 12, April 15, May 27
All workshops from 1 pm to 3:30 pm
Explore the magic art of fused glass! Ingrid Zyma-Irvin will teach students glass-cutting techniques and elements of design. No experience necessary. Your project will be kiln fused and available for pick-up 2-3 weeks after the workshop.
Pre-registration required. Fee: $45/workshop. All supplies included.

Stained Glass Workshop
Saturdays, February 29, April 4, May 16, June 20, August 8, October 24
Wednesdays, January 29, February 26, April 1, May 13, June 17, October 21
All workshops from 1 pm to 3:30 pm
Delve into the colourful world of stained glass. Ingrid will guide you through the basics of glass cutting, grinding and copper foiling. A great chance to learn a new skill or perfect your abilities.
Pre-registration required. Fee: $45/workshop. All supplies included.

Glass Ornament Workshop
Saturday, November 28
Wednesdays, November 25 or December 9th, from 1 pm to 3:30 pm
Create your own unique holiday glass ornament. This fun workshop is a great way to get together with friends!
Pre-registration required. Fee: $45/workshop. All supplies included.

Introduction to Calligraphy
Wednesdays, April 22nd, 29th and May 6th, from 1 pm to 4:00 pm
Vickie Peart of the Hamilton Calligraphy Guild will teach you the basics you need to start your calligraphic journey! Over three afternoons, you will learn letterforms, how to use and care for your tools and complete a project or two!
Pre-registration required. Fee: $100. All supplies included.

Drawing Workshop Series
Saturday, February 22 – Pencil Crayons
Saturday, March 28 – Pen and Ink
Saturday, April 25 – Silver Point
All workshops from 1 pm to 4:00 pm
Join artist Ron Milton for a series of workshops that are guaranteed to improve your drawing skills. Each week, Ron will explore a different graphic medium.
Pre-registration required. Fee: $45/workshop. All supplies included.

Printmaking Workshop
Saturday, June 6, 1 pm to 3:30 pm
Want to try printmaking? Create your own monoprint with artist Ron Milton.
Pre-registration required. Fee: $45. All supplies included.

Art Journaling
Saturday, May 2, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Heather Domke will spend the morning teaching you how to make your own journal. In the afternoon you will fill the pages with art. Heather provides a vast quantity of materials to use in your journals and keep your creative juices flowing.
Pre-registration required. Fee: $55. All supplies included.

Frugal Crafter
October 17, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Love crafting? Limited Budget? We have the class for you! Heather will show you how to make your own Gelli plates, paste paper and more.
Pre-registration required. Fee: $45. All supplies included.