Artistic and Creative

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A man paints with his brains and not with his hands. - Michelangelo


KNITTING 101

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Instructor: Tala Gammon

It's exercise for fingers! Learn a new (old, basically irrelevant) skill that will impress your friends and frenemies. In Knitting 101 we will spend the first week learning general techniques and selecting a beginner pattern for the following weeks of the class.

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Lab fee payable to the instructor: $15 (1 set circular needles and yarn for projects). PLEASE NOTE: No class April 26

Sorry this course is currently full
Please call 204-789-0435 or email lifelonglearning@wsd1.org to have your name put on a waiting list

AC2 - S18 - | $59.00 (includes GST)
Grant Park High School - Room 7
Apr. 12 - May. 10 | Th | 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
(In Progress)

INTRODUCTION TO BASIC STAINED-GLASS SKILLS NEW !

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Instructor: Louis Riel School Division Instructor

Learn all the basic skills needed to complete a stained-glass project. Skills include glass cutting, copper foiling and soldering. You will create an 8" x 10" project of a bird in flight. All materials and equipment needed are supplied.

Sorry this course is currently full
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AC11 - S18 - | $169.00 (includes GST)
Arts and Technology Centre, Louis Riel School Division - Room 104
May. 1 - May. 15 | T | 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM

INTRODUCTION TO WATERCOLOUR

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Instructor: Anna Swaine

This class is designed for participants who would like to learn more about watercolour painting. Students will try various projects such as birch bark tree paintings, still life paintings and nature paintings. No prior painting knowledge required. Spend an evening in a creative and artistic atmosphere and paint your troubles away!

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Lab fee: $25.00 (watercolour paper, watercolour paints & brushes)

AC1 - S18 - | $115.00 (includes GST)
Ecole River Heights School - Room 12
Apr. 18 - Jun. 6 | W | 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
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PAINTING WITH PEGGY

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Instructor: Peggy Prendergast

Relieve your stress, gain energy, and find inspiration from within. Learn a new form of meditation where the board, the water, and the paint do the work. You will learn the skill of watching the picture appear as you learn the techniques of graded washes, glazing, and the appropriate colour theory to produce beautiful frameable landscapes. There is a $10 lab fee paid to instructor for supplies provided for the first night of class. (Supplies provided: Arches 140 paper, brushes, watercolour paint, boards for paper, masking tape, water containers.)

AC4 - S18 - | $59.00 (includes GST)
Ecole River Heights School - Room 12
May. 3 - May. 24 | Th | 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
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SMARTPHONE PHOTOGRAPHY NEW !

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Instructor: Roger Buchanan

Tips and Tricks for getting the best photos possible from your smartphone!

AC5 - S18 - | $45.00 (includes GST)
Grant Park High School - Room 3
Apr. 26 | Th | 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
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INTRODUCTION TO dSLR PHOTOGRAPHY

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Instructor: Roger Buchanan

If you have a dSLR camera this is a good starting point. Learn about the body of the camera, the lenses, the accessories, and the various functions and techniques for getting the most out of your dSLR. Learn more about the value of "RAW" images that you can capture with your dSLR. Bring your camera with the battery charged!

AC9 - S18 - | $99.00 (includes GST)
Grant Park High School - Room 3
May. 9 - May. 23 | W | 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
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HOME MOVIES - VHS TO DVD

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Instructor: Roger Buchanan

This class will show you how to save your memories by converting your old VHS tapes into DVDs. Watch how to convert, add titles and effects, edit and more. Leave with the knowledge and tips to do this for you. Demo class.

AC10 - S18 - | $45.00 (includes GST)
Grant Park High School - Room 3
May. 24 | Th | 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
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STAINED GLASS FOR BEGINNERS - ABSTRACT ART NEW !

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Instructor: Louis Riel School Division Instructor

Get started in stained glass with this fun abstract project. Learn to assemble random shaped glass pieces to make an attractive and unique design. Random pieces of glass are wrapped in hobby lead and soldered together to form your own abstract art design. Size 8" x 10" approx. All materials and equipment needed are supplied.

Sorry this course is currently full
Please call 204-789-0435 or email lifelonglearning@wsd1.org to have your name put on a waiting list

AC12 - S18 - | $89.00 (includes GST)
Arts and Technology Centre, Louis Riel School Division - Room 104
Apr. 24 | T | 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM