Galerie d'Art Pointe Claire

Art Classes & Workshops
To register, call or come in.
Studio classes are ongoing with new content each session.

Our teachers are professional artists with many years of teaching experience.

Covid-19 Precautions:
- Attendance is limited to allow proper social distancing.

- An air purification system is in place.

- Masks are required at all times in the studio.

- A covid passport is required when registering for classes.

Student Discount

All materials for classes are available in store.

Registered students get a discount!

We are opening up with Fall Studio Classes!

Classes

We are excited to welcome Claudine Ascher as a master teacher!

Realism to Expressionism: Drawing with Claudine Ascher

Realism to Expressionism: Drawing with Claudine Ascher

This course is focused on instruction in essential drawing techniques with graphite pencil and charcoal. Explore a different stylistic approach by learning to combine realism with expressive techniques. We will mine your memories and photo albums as well as your favourite things for subject matter. All levels welcome.


Materials not included.
First class: Please bring a pad of 18”x24” white acid free paper, a gum eraser and 2B, 4B, 6B graphite pencils and a pencil sharpener.

Tuesday 1 - 4 pm
8 weeks - Oct.12 to Nov.30, 2021
Cost:$250
Maximum 8 students

Intro to Oil Painting with Steven Rosati

Intro to Oil Painting with Steven Rosati

Learn the fundamentals of oil painting with master painter Steven Rosatti. An introduction to the fundamental aspects of oil painting including composition, colour mixing, and various painting techniques to get you started on as a painter.


Materials not included.

Wednesday 9:30 am to 12:30 pm
10 weeks - Oct.6 to Dec. 8, 2021
Cost:$300
Maximum 8 students

Figure Drawing with Claudine Ascher

Figure Drawing with Claudine Ascher

This course focuses on techniques of realistic figure drawing. Each week we will work with a model to address visible anatomy, movement, spatial relationships, scale, perspective, form and articulation while learning the power of line and light in expressing the qualities of the 'person'. Some drawing experience helpful.


Materials not included.
First class: Please bring a pad of 18”x24” white acid free paper or larger, a gum eraser and 2B, 4B, 6B graphite pencils and a pencil sharpener.

Thursday 9:30 to 12:30

9 weeks - Oct. 14 to Dec. 9, 2021
Cost: $350
Maximum 7 students

Portrait Painting in Oil with Steven Rosati

Portrait Painting in Oil with Steven Rosati

Learn how to paint portraits with master portrait artist Steven Rosati. Steven will reveal his simplified palette system and unique step by step approach of how to paint a realistic portrait in oils. You will learn how to prepare and mix colour using his palette for portraits, how to select and understand the correct values and how to finalize your portrait using scumbling and glazing techniques. Anybody can improve their painting abilities following Steven’s structured teaching. All levels are welcome.


Materials not included.

Thursday 1 to 4 pm
10 weeks - Starting Oct. 7 to Dec. 9. 2021
Cost:$300
Maximum 8 students

Sculpture for Animators  and Story Tellers with Claudine Ascher

Sculpture for Animators and Story Tellers with Claudine Ascher

Animated films, graphic novels and comic books need characters that are expressive and can move naturally. Explore ways to create personality, emotion and movement in 3D by learning to create your own story and model a character in it. Human or humanoid, we will give it an expressive face and an active, costumed body.


Students 16 years and older welcome.
Materials not included.
First class: Please bring a block of modelling plasticine, a set of modelling tools, a wood board 10”x 10”

Saturday 1 to 4 pm
8 weeks - Oct. 16 to Dec. 4, 2021
Cost: $250
Maximum 8 students

(514) 695-7760

boutique@galeriedartpointeclaire.com

Address

303b, boul Saint-Jean
303b, boul Saint-Jean
QC
Pointe-Claire, QC
H9R 3J1
H9R 3J1

Hours

Monday - Wednesday
Mon - Sat.: 10 am - 5 pm
Sunday:
Sunday: closed