Art Express

ART EXPRESS for little ones....ages 3-5

Welcome Aboard! Class limit of eight children.  Register for a morning or afternoon session, either 9:00 am – 12:00 noon or 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm.  The classes will take place in the Young Learner’s Studio in Gallery South, second level.


June 30 – July 4 (4 days only – No class on Canada Day, Tuesday, July 1st)

DRUMMING AND DANCING! with artist Raven Davis

Through art and song, children will explore the rhythms of percussion from Canada and different parts of the world. Students will explore the textiles and symbolism of different Nations and use them to create artworks about the earth.  


July 14 – 18 

CREATURE CREATIVE with artist Catherine Ewer

Calling all creative creatures!  Come be inspired by life on our planet and create some fantastic works of art. We’ll experience a great variety of techniques and materials as we explore the animal kingdom.


July 21 – 25

PIRATE ART ADVENTURES with artist Margarita Fainshtein

Yo matey! Welcome aboard the pirate ship that will take you into the exciting and colourful world of art. Create a treasure-full of mixed-media pirate-inspired artworks, and take along your own Pirate map to discover lots of treasures in the Gallery. A class full of imagination and adventure!

July 28 – August 1

THE GREAT SEVEN SEA ADVENTURE with artist Brittany Warren

Students will swash-buckle, swim and sing their way through this oceanic adventure! A week spent travelling the world learning about the exciting life of sea creatures – both real and mythical – by painting, sculpting, collaging and using a sprinkle of imagination!

August 18 – 22

YOUR OWN ART FAIRY TALE with artist Margarita Fainshtein
What is your favourite fairy tale? Come and explore the fairy tale world from an art perspective. Make fairy tale inspired art works connecting the magical world of make-belief and artistic imagination.  Explore mixed media, 3D art, collage, painting, and printmaking. 





To Register
Information Desk
(902) 424-5280
For Information
Dale Sheppard
Curator of Education and Public Programs

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