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Appealing to the curious beginner and the experienced artist, The Anne Tanenbaum Gallery School offers a broad range of courses in a fun and supportive studio environment. All Gallery School courses provide access to the AGO's expanded galleries and enhanced collections, offering an exceptional environment for learning. With a variety of courses to choose, students can participate in drawing, painting, printmaking, photography, sculpture and more.

Working directly with contemporary artists and experienced instructors, students will learn through studio-based exploration, and use the exhibitions and collections as inspiration and context.

Course Schedule Fall 2016

Adult Courses at the AGO – Fall 2016
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Sunday
Morning

Introduction to Drawing
September 26- December 5
(no class October 10, 10 weeks))

Introduction to Painting
September 26- December 5
(no class October 10, 10 weeks)

Introduction to Watercolours
September 26- October 31
(no class October 10, 5 weeks)

Watercolour Explorations
November 7- December 5
(5 weeks)

Introduction to Sculpture
September 26- October 31
(5 weeks)

NEW: Small Sculpture
November 7- December 5
(no class October 10, 5 weeks)

City Explorations: Traveller's Sketchbook
September 27 - October 25
(5 weeks)

Introduction to Yoga
September 28 - October 26
(5 weeks)

Yoga Tune-Up
November 2 - November 23
(4 weeks)

Drop-in Yoga Galleria Italia
(weekly)

Breakfast Club
November 3- December 1
(5 weeks)

Afternoon

Abstract Painting
September 26- October 31
(no class October 10, 5 weeks)

Introduction to Everything
November 7- December 5
(5 weeks)

Introduction to Printmaking
September 26- October 31
(no class October 10, 5 weeks)

Printmaking Explorations
November 7- December 5
(5 weeks)

Landscapes Painting
September 26- December 5
(no class October 10, 10 weeks)

Life Drawing
September 26- December 5
(no class October 10, 10 weeks)

Life Drawing in the Galleries
September 27 - October 25
(5 weeks)

Blog-Post-Tweet
November 1 - November 29
(5 weeks)

Introduction to Photography
September 27 - October 25
(5 weeks)

Intro to Digital Painting
November 1 - November 29
(5 weeks)

Art of Drawing
September 28 - November 30
(10 weeks)

Mobile Movies
November 2 - November 30
(5 weeks)

Evening

Drop-in Yoga
6 - 7pm

Landscape Painting
September 26- December 5
(no class October 10, 10 weeks)

Introduction to Sculpture
September 26- October 31
(no class October 10, 5 weeks)

Small Sculpture
November 7 - December 5
(5 weeks)

NEW: Drawing Explorations: Collage
September 26- October 31
(no class October 10, 5 weeks)

Giant Painting
November 7- December 5
(5 weeks)

Intro to Watercolours
September 26- October 31
(no class October 10, 5 weeks)

Watercolour Explorations
November 7- December 5
(5 weeks)

Introduction to Photography
September 27 - October 25
(5 weeks)

Photography and Colour
November 1 - November 29
(5 weeks)

Introduction to Painting
September 27 - November 29 (10 weeks)

Introduction to Everything
September 27 - October 25
(5 weeks)

Painting Cityscapes
November 1 - November 29
(5 weeks)

Introduction to Drawing
September 27 - November 29 (10 weeks)

NEW: Painting Inspired by van Gogh
September 27 - October 25
(5 weeks)

NEW: Painting Inspired by Monet
November 1 - November 29
(5 weeks)

Drawing from the Vaults
November 3 - December 1
(5 weeks)

Drawing. Drinks.
September 28 - October 26
(5 weeks)

The Art of Drawing
September 28 - October 26
(5 weeks)

Comics: Narratives
September 28 - October 26
(5 weeks)

Comics: Explorations
November 2 - November 30
(5 weeks)

Introduction to Painting
September 28 - November 30
(10 weeks)

Introduction to Drawing
September 28 - November 30
(10 weeks)

Portrait Painting
September 28 - October 26
(5 weeks)

Colour Harmony
November 2 - November 30
(5 weeks)

Printmaking Explorations
November 2 - November 30
(5 weeks)

Looking Through Art
October 20 - November 24
(5 weeks no class Nov 3)

Art & Ideas: Drawing. Drinks.
November 4 - December 2
(5 weeks)

Life Drawing in the Galleries
September 30- October 28
(5 weeks)

Giant Painting
September 30- October 28
(5 weeks)

Abstract Painting
November 4 - December 2
(5 weeks)

Introduction to Everything
September 30- October 28
(5 weeks)

Introduction to Everything
November 4 - December 2
(5 weeks)

Sculpture Explorations: Assemblage
September 30 - October 28
(5 weeks)

NEW! Drawing Explorations: Collage
November 4 - December 2
(5 weeks)

Painting Inspired by Monet
September 30- October 28
(5 weeks)

Painting Inspired van Gogh
November 4- December 2
(5 weeks)

NEW: Drop-In Comics
October 7 - November 25
(8 weeks)

Abstract Painting (Fall 2016)

Monday, September 26 - October 31 (5 weeks, No classes on October 10)
2 – 5 pm
Friday , November 4 - December 2 (5 weeks)
7 – 10 pm
Members $250 | Public $330

Introduction to Everything (Fall 2016)

Monday, November 7 - December 5 (5 weeks)
2 – 5 pm
Tuesday, September 27 - October 25 (5 weeks)
7 – 10 pm
Members $270 | Public $350

Introduction to Printmaking (Fall 2016)

Monday, September 26 - October 31 (5 weeks, No classes on October 10)
2 – 5 pm
Wednesday, September 28 - October 26 (5 weeks)
7 – 10 pm
Members $270 | Public $350

Printmaking Explorations (Fall 2016)

Monday, November 7 - December 5 (5 weeks)
2 – 5 pm
Wednesday, November 2 - November 30 (5 weeks) 7 – 10 pm
Members $270 | Public $350

Landscape Painting (Fall 2016)

Monday, September 26 - December 5 (10 weeks, No classes on October 10)
2 – 5 pm
7 – 10 pm
Members $450 | Public $530

Life Drawing (Fall 2016)

Monday, September 26 - December 5 (10 weeks, No classes on October 10) Members $480 | Public $560

NEW: Drawing Explorations: Collage (Fall 2016)

Monday, September 26 - October 31
7 - 10 pm

Giant Painting (Fall 2016)

Friday, September 30 - October 28 (5 weeks)
7 PM - 10 PM

Monday, November 7 - December 5 (5 weeks)
7 PM - 10 PM

Traveller's Sketchbook (Fall 2016)

Tuesday , September 27, 2016 - October 25, 2016 (5 weeks)
10:30 am – 12:30 pm Members $200 | Public $265

Life Drawing in the Galleries (Fall 2016)

Tuesday, September 27 - October 25 (5 weeks)
2 - 5 pm
Friday, September 30 - October 28 (5 weeks)
6 - 8:30 pm
Members $270 | Public $350

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