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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 2015

Adult Courses at the AGO – Fall 2015
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Sunday
Morning

Introduction to
Drawing

September 28 - December 7
10 am - 1 pm
(10 weeks)

Introduction to
Painting

September 28 - December 7
10 am - 1 pm
(10 weeks)

Figurative Sculpture
September 28 - December 7
10 am - 1 pm
(10 weeks)

Introduction to
Watercolour

September 28 - November 2
10 am - 1 pm
(5 weeks)

Introduction to
Everything

November 9 - December 7
10 am - 1 pm
(5 weeks)

Traveller's
Sketchbook

September 29 - October 27
10:30 am - 12:30 pm
(5 weeks)

Drop-in Yoga
Galleria Italia

8 - 9 am
(weekly)

Breakfast Club
November 5 - December 3
10:30 am - 12:30 pm
(5 weeks)

Drawing from the Vaults
November 5 - December 3
10:30 am - 1:30 pm
(5 weeks)

Drop-in Yoga
10:15 - 11 am
(weekly)

Afternoon

Introduction to
Drawing

September 28 - December 7
2 - 5 pm
(10 weeks)

Life Drawing
September 28 - December 7
2 - 5 pm
(10 weeks)

Abstract Painting
September 28 - November 2
2 - 5 pm
(5 weeks)

Introduction to
Printmaking

September 28 - November 2
2 - 5 pm
(5 weeks)

NEW! Printmaking Explorations
November 9 - December 7
2 - 5 pm
(5 weeks)

Introduction to
Sculpture

November 9 - December 7
2 - 5 pm
(5 weeks)

Life Drawing in the Galleries
September 29 -
October 27
&
November 3 -
December 1
2 - 5 pm
(5 weeks)

Digital Painting
September 29 - October 27
2 - 5 pm
(5 weeks)

Introduction to
Photography

November 3 - December 1
2 - 5 pm
(5 weeks)

Art of Drawing
September 30 - December 2
2 - 5 pm
(10 weeks)

Art of Writing
September 30 -
October 28
&
November 4 -
December 2
2 - 4:30 pm
(5 weeks)

Digital Painting
November 4 - December 2
2 - 5 pm
(5 weeks)

NEW! Art & Ideas: Blog-Post-Tweet!
November 5 - December 3
2 - 5 pm
(5 weeks)

Evening

Drop-in Yoga
Galleria Italia

6 - 7 pm
(weekly)

Landscape Painting
September 28 - December 7
7 - 10 pm
(10 weeks)

Drawing Explorations
September 28 - December 7
7 - 10 pm
(10 weeks)

Giant Painting
September 28 -
November 2
&
November 9 -
December 7
7 - 10 pm
(5 weeks)

Digital Painting
September 28 - November 2
7 - 10 pm
(5 weeks)

Introduction to
Sculpture

September 28 - November 2
7 - 10 pm
(5 weeks)

Assemblage
November 9 - December 7
7 - 10 pm
(5 weeks)

Art & Ideas:
Restoring Chardin

September 15
6:30 - 9:30 pm
(1 day)

Introduction to
Painting

September 29 - December 1
7 - 10 pm
(10 weeks)

Figurative Sculpture
September 29 - December 1
7 - 10 pm
(10 weeks)

Life Drawing
September 29 - December 1
7 - 10 pm
(10 weeks)

Introduction to
Everything

September 29 - October 27
7 - 10 pm
(5 weeks)

Introduction to
Photography

September 29 - October 27
7 - 10 pm
(5 weeks)

Painting Cityscapes
November 3 - December 1
7 - 10 pm
(5 weeks)

Life Photography
November 3 - December 1
7 - 10 pm
(5 weeks)

NEW! Introduction to Yoga
September 30 -
October 28
&
November 4 -
December 2
6 - 7 pm
(5 weeks)

Drawing. Drinks.
September 30 - October 28
6 - 8:30 pm
(5 weeks)

NEW! Public Art:
Inside and Out

September 30 - October 28
6 - 9 pm
(5 weeks)

Introduction to
Painting

September 30 - December 2
7 - 10 pm
(10 weeks)

Introduction to
Drawing

September 30 - December 2
7 - 10 pm
(10 weeks)

Portrait Painting
September 30 - December 2
7 - 10 pm
(10 weeks)

Colour Harmony
September 30 - October 28
7 - 10 pm
(5 weeks)

NEW! Comics in Canada
September 30 - October 28
7 - 10 pm
(5 weeks)

NEW! Turner & Watercolours
November 4 - December 2
7 - 10 pm
(5 weeks)

Experimental Comics
November 4 - December 2
7 - 10 pm
(5 weeks)

Assemblage (Fall 2015)

Mondays: November 9 – December 7 (5 weeks)
7 – 10 pm
Instructor: Jim Hake
Members $250 | Public $330

Art of Drawing (Fall 2015)

Wednesdays: September 30 – December 2 (10 weeks)
2 – 5 pm
Instructor: Kelley Aitken
Members $450 | Public $530

Art of Writing (Fall 2015)

Wednesdays: September 30 – October 28 (5 weeks)
2 – 4:30 pm
Wednesdays: November 4 – December 2 (5 weeks)
2 – 4:30 pm
Instructor: Lynn Crosbie
Members $250 | Public $330

NEW! Intro to Yoga (Fall 2015)

Wednesdays: September 30 – October 28 (5 weeks)
6 – 7 pm
Wednesdays: November 4 – December 2 (5 weeks)
6 – 7 pm
Instructor: Grace Dubery
Members $100 | Public $120

Drawing. Drinks (Fall 2015)

Wednesdays: September 30 – October 28 (5 weeks)
6 – 8:30 pm
Instructor: Jim Hake
Members $260 | Public $310

NEW! Public Art: Inside and Out (Fall 2015)

Wednesdays: September 30 – October 28 (5 weeks)
6 – 9 pm
Members $100 | Public $120

Drop-in: Yoga in the AGO Galleries

Mondays 6 – 7pm
Thursdays, 8 – 9am
Location: Galleria Italia
Instructor: Grace Dubery
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Sunday mornings, 10:15 - 11:15 am
Location: Seminar Room 1 in the WFLC
Instructor: Eloisa Slimmon-Weber

Introduction to Drawing (Fall 2015)

Mondays: September 28 – December 7 (10 weeks)
10 am – 1 pm or 2 – 5 pm
Wednesdays: September 30 – December 2 (10 weeks)
7 – 10 pm
Instructor: Carol Matson
Members $450 | Public $530

Figurative Sculpture (Fall 2015)

Mondays: September 28 – December 7 (10 weeks)
10 am – 1 pm
Instructor: Claire Greenshaw
Tuesdays: September 29 – December 1 (10 weeks)
7 – 10 pm
Instructor: Jim Hake
Members $500 | Public $580

NEW! Printmaking Explorations (Fall 2015)

Mondays: November 9 – December 7 (5 weeks)
2 – 5 pm
Instructor: Brian Hoxha
Members $270 | Public $350

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