March Break 2017

Join us for 5 days of creativity and fun!

Ages 4 to 7: 9 am – 12 noon
Ages 8 to 11: 1 – 4 pm
$20 per half-day

Register for the whole week or a half-day: call 705 743 9179 or visit the gallery

Monday March 13     FULL: AM & PM
Body Portraits with Allison Karakokkinos Lawler
Draw a life sized self-portrait! Think about what makes you unique and how to express it using symbols and colour in paint and pastel.

Tuesday March 14    FULL: AM & PM
Musical Abstractions with Allison Karakokkinos Lawler
Draw inspiration from music to create a painting full of rhythm and movement. Explore how music can influence colour choice and mark making.

Wednesday March 15     FULL: AM & PM
Printmaking with Brianna Goslin
Using nature as your inspiration, try printmaking techniques such as monoprinting, stencilling and stamping. You will get a chance to try our studio print press, and incorporate watercolours and mixed media into your art prints.

Thursday March 16     FULL: AM & PM
Animal Crackers with Anne Cavanagh
For the animal lover and young artist alike! Learn to observe and draw animal portraits. Using pastels, pencil and charcoal, have fun with textures and colour and make unique animal art.

Friday March 17     FULL: AM & PM
Constructions with the AGP Education Team
Start with a visit to 11th Line, the AGP exhibition by artist Lyn Carter and get inspired by her use of geometry. Back in the studio, create sculptural constructions using mixed media such as fabric, wood and paper maché.

City of Peterborough families can apply for a fee subsidy to assist with the cost of registration. For subsidy information, call 705 742 7777 ext 1827.

During March Break the Gallery will be open from 9 am – 5 pm Monday to Friday, and from 11 am – 5 pm on weekends.

General information

  • Guardians are asked to fill out a Health Information Form for each child. The form must be completed prior to the start of class. You can download it here: AGP Health Form 2017
  • Pre-registration and full payment required. AGP members receive a 10% discount.
  • Please bring a nut-free snack, a painting shirt or smock, and dress for the weather! Supervision provided 10 minutes before and after class.
  • Fees include art supplies and materials.