Registration Notes and Policies

 

Please read the following before registering for your course or workshop:

 

o       Registration forms are processed on a first-come, first-serve basis.  Waiting lists are also formed on a first-come, first-serve basis.  There are no late registration fees, but we do advise that client's register as early as possible to ensure their first choice of classes and to ensure that the class will run.  The sooner we achieve minimum registration, the sooner we can confirm the class for you. Late registration can occur 1-2 weeks after classes have begun at the discretion of the instructor.  The course fee remains constant regardless of time of registration.  There are no deductions for late registrants.

 

o       Payment may be made by cash, cheque, Interac, Visa or Mastercard.  Post-dated cheques are not accepted.  There is a $25.00 charge on returned cheques.

 

o       To keep your name on the class list, full course payment is due 10 days prior to the start of classes.

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o       Registrants may cancel up to 10 days before class without penalty, after which a non-transferable, non-refundable $50.00 cancellation/administration fee will be charged.  As of the first day of classes there will be no refunds or credits.

 

o       If the Visual Arts Centre, Orleans cancels the course (i.e. due to low enrolment or instructor unavailability), full refunds will be issued according to registrant's payment method.

 

o       VACO reserves the right to cancel courses due to low enrolment, space or instructor availability.  Programs, instructors, times, fees and locations are subject to change without notice.

 

Please Note

 

For all courses it is advisable to “dress for mess.”

 

In consideration to the instructor and the other participants, please switch off all cell phones and other electronic notification devices.  Due to allergies and sensitivities, we appreciate if no nut products are brought in, and please refrain from wearing perfumes or scents.   

 

Children’s classes:

o       We do not offer lunch programs or before/after class care (unless specified in the course description.)

 

 

Kids Workshops:  Picture Me

An afternoon for kids to paint exuberant and colourful self-portraits.  Kids will paint pictures of themselves and each other.  Dress for mess.  Materials supplied.

Instructor:  MJ Campbell (English)

Visual Arts Centre Orléans

Ages 6-8 yrs

Oct 14

1-4 pm

Members: $40.00  Non-members: $45.00

 

 

Kids and Youth Courses

 

 

Toddler and Me

Instructor: TBA

Visual Arts Centre Orléans

10am-noon

Mon Sept 24-Dec 3 (no class Oct 8) (10 wks)

Tue Sept 25-Nov 27

Wed Sept 26-Nov 28

Thur Sept 27-Nov 29

Fri Sept 28-Nov 30

 

Mon Jan 21 – Mar 31 (no class Mar 10)

Tue Jan 22 – Apr 1 (no class Mar 11)

Wed Jan 23 – Apr 2 (no class Mar 12)

Thurs Jan 24 – Apr 3 (no class Mar 13)

Fri Jan 25 – Apr 11 (no class Mar 14 or Mar 21)

 

Members: $160.00   Non-members: $170.00

 

 

3D for Kids Ages 6-8

This course is a fun introduction to the 3D world of art.  A variety of materials to keep young mind and hands engaged.  Small class sizes inviting students no matter their level of development or learning style.  3D projects geared to appropriate age levels. Cost of materials included.

Instructor: TBA

Visual Arts Centre Orléans

Mon

4:30-6pm

Sep 24-Dec 3 (no class Oct 8) (10 wks)

Jan 21-Mar 24 (10 wks)

Members: $130.00  Non-members: $138.00

 

 

Printmaking Ages 9-12

This class will explore some introductory techniques of printmaking, focusing on potato print, lino cut and wood cut processes.  Students will get to create multiples of their own designs, and learn the techniques of the tools as well as variations to making prints.  Cost of materials included.

Instructor: Kari Anderson (English)

Visual Arts Centre Orléans

Mon

4:30-6pm

Sep 24-Dec 3  (No class Oct 8) (10 wks)

Jan 21-Mar 24 (10 wks)

Members: $130.00  Non-members: $138.00

 

 

Portfolio Development ages 12-16

This course will be of interest to those high school students that are planning to apply for post-secondary visual art education.  Students will have the opportunity to work with the instructor on an individual basis to develop their strengths.  Art projects will be developed and completed to enhance the portfolio content.  Instruction will include information on professional presentation of the student’s work. Students will need to bring a sketchbook. Cost of materials included.

Instructor: TBA

Visual Arts Centre Orléans

Mon

4:30-6pm

Sep 24–Dec 3  (No class Oct 8) (10 wks)

Jan 21–Mar 24 (10 wks)

Members: $130.00  Non-members: $138.00

 

 

Painting ages 6-8

Students become experienced with water-based paints, colour mixing and various means of expression.  Small class sizes engage students no matter their level of development or learning style. Painting projects geared to appropriate age levels. Cost of materials included.

Instructor: TBA

Visual Arts Centre Orléans

Tue

4:30-6pm

Sep 25–Nov 27 (10 wks)

Jan 22–Mar 25 (10 wks)

Members: $130.00  Non-members: $138.00

 

 

Painting Ages 9-12

Students become experienced with water-based paints, colour mixing and various means of expression.  Small class sizes engage students no matter their level of development or learning style. Painting projects geared to appropriate age levels. Cost of materials included.

Instructor: JoJo Cadieux Firth

Visual Arts Centre Orléans

Tue

4:30-6pm

Sep 25–Nov 27 (10 wks)

Jan 22–Mar 25 (10 wks)

Members: $130.00  Non-members: $138.00

OR:

Sat

1 – 3:30pm

Sep 29–Dec 1 (10 wks)

Jan 26–Mar 29 (10 wks)

Members: $130.00  Non-members: $138.00

 

 

Acrylic Painting Ages 13-16

Students become experienced in acrylic paints, acrylic mediums, colour mixing and various means of expression. Small class sizes engage students no matter their level of development or learning style. Painting projects geared to appropriate age levels. Cost of materials included.

Instructor: TBA

Visual Arts Centre Orléans

Tue

4:30-6pm

Sep 25–Nov 27 (10 wks)

Jan 22–Mar 25 (10 wks)

Members: $130.00  Non-members: $138.00

 

 

Multimedia Ages 6-8

Swimming with fish!  Young art students will create exciting and colourful multimedia projects through research and discovery of underwater life.  This course aims at introducing a variety of techniques within painting, drawing, collage, sculpture and the integration of different materials while encouraging imaginative creativity. Cost of materials included.

Instructor: JoJo Cadieux Firth

Visual Arts Centre Orléans

Wed

4:30-6pm

Sep 26–Nov 28 (10 wks)

Members: $130.00  Non-members: $138.00

 

 

Multimedia Ages 6-8

Magical transformations – Young art students willcreate and transform exciting and colourful multimedia projects through a series of creative discoveries. This course aims at introducing a variety of techniques within painting, drawing, collage, sculpture and the integration of different materials while encouraging imaginative creativity. Cost of materials included.

Instructor: JoJo Cadieux Firth

Visual Arts Centre Orléans

Wed

4:30-6pm

Jan 23–Mar 26 (10 wks)

Members: $130.00  Non-members: $138.00

 

 

Multimedia Ages 9-12

This course offers a variety of experiences in different media. Small class sizes engage students no matter their level of development or learning style.  Multimedia projects geared to appropriate age levels. Cost of materials included.

Instructor: TBA

Visual Arts Centre Orléans

Wed

4:30-6pm

Sep 26–Nov 28 (10 wks)

Jan 23–Mar 26 (10 wks)

Members: $130.00  Non-members: $138.00

 

 

Multimedia Ages 13-16

This course offers a variety of experiences in different media. Small class sizes engage students no matter their level of development or learning style.  Multimedia projects geared to appropriate age levels. Cost of materials included.

Instructor: TBA

Visual Arts Centre Orléans

Wed

4:30-6pm

Sep 26–Nov 28 (10 wks)

Jan 23–Mar 26 (10 wks)

Members: $130.00  Non-members: $138.00

 

 

Drawing Ages 6-8

This course explores the pencil and beyond! Students learn about the expressive line.  Small class sizes engage students no matter their level of development or learning style.  Drawing projects geared to appropriate age levels.  Cost of materials included.

Instructor: TBA

Visual Arts Centre Orléans

Thurs

4:30-6pm

Sep 27–Nov 29 (10 wks)

Jan 24–Mar 27 (10 wks)

Members: $130.00  Non-members: $138.00

 

 

Drawing Ages 9-12

This course explores the pencil and beyond! Students learn about the expressive line.  Small class sizes engage students no matter their level of development or learning style.  Drawing projects geared to appropriate age levels.  Cost of materials (except sketchbook) included.

Instructor: TBA

Visual Arts Centre Orléans

Thurs

4:30-6pm

Sep 27–Nov 29 (10 wks)

Jan 24–Mar 27 (10 wks)

Members: $130.00  Non-members: $138.00

 

 

Drawing Ages 13-16

This course explores the pencil and beyond! Students learn about the expressive line.  Small class sizes engage students no matter their level of development or learning style.  Drawing projects geared to appropriate age levels.  Cost of materials included except for sketchbook, paper and set of drawing pencils.

Instructor: TBA

Visual Arts Centre Orléans

Thurs

4:30-6pm

Sep 27–Nov 29 (10 wks)

Jan 24–Mar 27 (10 wks)

Members: $130.00  Non-members: $138.00

 

 

Bande dessinée pour enfants

Découvrez comment créervos propres histories.  Différentes techniques d’illustration et de dessin seront utilizes afin de donner vie à vos personages.

Instructeur: Raphael Pinard

Visual Arts Centre Orléans

Samedi

13h00 – 15h00

29 sep – 1 dec

26 jan – 29 mars

Members: $174.00  Non-members: $184.00