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Some courses have been put on hold.
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            Spring Courses 2022

please visit often for additions to Course Schedule
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Don't let the class you want get cancelled. Register early! Register at least two weeks prior to the first class. If you can't find the class you want
- or you would like to teach an artform
- please
contact us with your suggestions!


WeekDay Evenings 
 Pottery on the Wheel – All Levels    
Instructor: Frans Rood
This course will teach elementary potting techniques involving throwing the basic forms and introducing Glazing and Decorating. Limited tools will be loaned during the term of the program and all supplies, glazes, and firing costs are included in the course fee.        
Dates:  8 Tuesdays starting  May 10  - CLASS FULL
             8 Thursdays starting May 5   - CLASS FULL
Times: 6:30 to 9:30pm
Cost: $300 (CVA Members $275)

          

                 Week Days
Plein Air Watercolour Painting 
Instructor
Peter Cheung  
Looking for a fresh approach to painting Watercolour on-site? Peter's friendly, relaxed teaching style will get you off to a great start. 
Topics covered include use of colour, composition, and brushwork. Each class will start with a demo. The classes will be adapted to suit the
outdoor environment.
Site will be at the Lucy Maud pavilion in Norval.
Covid safety rules are applied and Proof of Vaccinations is required.
Masks will be worn when necessary!
Dates: 5 Friday Afternoons starting TBD
Time: 1:00pm - 4:00 pm (total 15 hrs)
Cost: $120 (CVA members $100) 

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Stained Glass     Beginner levels I & 2                   

Instructor: Susan Kerr
This course is designed to teach the beginner the basics of creating a pattern, methods of scoring, breaking out, grinding, foiling and soldering coloured and textured glass. Small class size affords greater teaching time to each participant.
Covid safety rules are applied and Proof of Vaccinations is required.
Masks will be worn when necessary!

Dates: 8 Thursday Evenings starting  May 12
Times: First and last class 7:00 - 10pm  -- all other classes 7:30 - 10:00pm
Cost: $285  (CVA Members $255)   All tools and equipment are provided and supplies are included in the course fee.

NEW!!
Daytime Stained Glass Classes
Dates: 8 Monday Afternoons starting  May 2
Times: First and last class 1:00 - 4pm  -- all other classes 1:00 - 3:30pm
Cost: $285  (CVA Members $255)   All tools and equipment are provided and supplies are included in the course fee.

Crochet - Beginner
Instructor: Helen McLoughlin

In this beginner Crochet class students will be provided with a crochet hook, and cotton yarn to learn each of the stitches. They will learn to hold their work and starting and finishing. The other stitches will be the chain, slipstitch, single crochet, half double, double and treble. They will also learn to put a ridged surface in the design. While learning to read a pattern, a Granny square will be taught which uses a number of these stitches and then join squares together.

Students will have a choice of choosing a small project such as scarf, hat or bag, to start on the second/third week.  They must purchase their own yarn to suit the project they’ve chosen.

Dates: 4 Wednesdays starting May 25
Times: 7:00 - 10:00pm
Cost: $100  (CVA Members $80)   All tools and equipment are provided and some supplies are included in the course fee.
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Introduction to Weaving

Instructor: Merry Little
This basic course will be very hands on, with participants weaving from day one. All will have the use of an individual table loom that you can take home to do homework!
The course fee includes all materials and use of the looms.

Dates:
7 Fridays Starting May 20
Times
: 6:30 – 9:00pm 
Cost: $225 (CVA mem
bers $200)

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Weekend
Planning Your Painting
A 2 day Weekend Workshop with Peter Cheung

"How to transfer a normal photo into a beautiful, eye-catching painting.” Artists will discuss and watch a demo on editing, lighting, texture, expressive brushstrokes, and how to paint quickly before creating a painting from their own photo.

Artists are recommended to bring two printed photos on paper for editing purposes.  Peter's demos will be in oil or watercolour. Students may use any media they are familiar with.

"For intermediate to advanced painters who are already comfortable with any of oil, watercolour, acrylic, pastel, etc. This class is not suitable for beginners as how-to-use-media is not part of this class"

Covid safety rules are applied and Proof of Vaccinations is required.
Masks will be worn when necessary!

Dates:  Weekend of May 28-29, 2022
Time: 9:00am - 4:00 pm  
Cost: $120 (CVA members $100)
Maximum Class Size = 12

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Important!

* All courses are held at Cedarvale Cottage in Cedarvale Park located in the park at the corner of Main Street & Maple Avenue in Georgetown - UNLESS OTHERWISE INDICATED.

* Registration to fill classes will be in order that fees are paid.

* Registration deadline is one week before the course starts - but check to see if extension is available.

* All courses are subject to cancellation if the registration minimum is not reached one week prior to the start date.

* No refund will be given once the course starts.

* A full refund less a $20.00 admin. fee will be given to registrants canceling no later than two weeks before the course begins.

* Any additional supply fees indicated will be paid to the instructor at the first class.

To make enquiries about courses - please contact us!