Please note, online registration is only available until the day before the event. If you wish to register the day of the event, please do so by phone (705-633-5555) or in person at the Algonquin Art Centre.

“Spaces are limited, so register today!”

Jul
19
Thu
Landscape Painting, Tom Thomson Style @ Algonquin Art Centre
Jul 19 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Landscape Painting, Tom Thomson Style @ Algonquin Art Centre

Learn the techniques and style behind Algonquin’s (and Canada’s) most famous landscape painter, Tom Thomson. Instructor Katie Ohlke will provide hands on guidance as you paint your own canvas in the style of Tom Thomson!

Dates: July 3rd, 19th, 31st; August 16th,
Times: 10:30 am and 1:30 pm
Instructor: Katie Ohlke
Price: $20.00 (all supplies included)
Ages: All ages

Landscape Painting, Tom Thomson Style @ Algonquin Art Centre
Jul 19 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Landscape Painting, Tom Thomson Style @ Algonquin Art Centre

Learn the techniques and style behind Algonquin’s (and Canada’s) most famous landscape painter, Tom Thomson. Instructor Katie Ohlke will provide hands on guidance as you paint your own canvas in the style of Tom Thomson!

Dates: July 3rd, 19th, 31st; August 16th,
Times: 10:30 am and 1:30 pm
Instructor: Katie Ohlke
Price: $20.00 (all supplies included)
Ages: All ages

Jul
20
Fri
Healthy Parks Healthy People Day
Jul 20 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Healthy Parks Healthy People Day

As part of Algonquin Park’s “Healthy Parks Healthy People” day, the AAC is teaming up with Algonquin Outfitters and local artist Katie Ohlke to offer a a free paddle painting workshop for the Algonquin Outfitters Paddle Art Contest. All art supplies are provided and finished paddles are entered into the contest free of charge. Algonquin Outfitters goal is to have 100 paddles available in an online auction during September at www.algonquinoutfitters.com. Auction proceeds to go support local art in Oxtongue Lake and Huntsville. Free coffee and tea will also be provided by the Algonquin Art Centre during this event.

Jul
21
Sat
PICASSO PINES with Kelly Dodge @ Algonquin Art Centre
Jul 21 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
PICASSO PINES with Kelly Dodge @ Algonquin Art Centre

Join acclaimed artist Kelly Dodge for a fun and creative 2 hours of relaxing art play while at the same time heightening your observational skills. Traditional blind contour and continuous line contour drawing techniques are widely accepted among art institutions as an effective discipline for both the beginner and novice. By training the eye and hand to work as a team your drawing skills will be heightened.
Once your drawings are completed, we will transfer them to canvas and proceed with an acrylic painting. Everyone will go home with an original, one of a kind piece of art.

Date: July 21st.
Times: 10:30 am and 2:00 pm
Instructor: Kelly Dodge
Price: $29.95 (all supplies included)
Ages: 8+

PICASSO PINES with Kelly Dodge @ Algonquin Art Centre
Jul 21 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
PICASSO PINES with Kelly Dodge @ Algonquin Art Centre

Join acclaimed artist Kelly Dodge for a fun and creative 2 hours of relaxing art play while at the same time heightening your observational skills. Traditional blind contour and continuous line contour drawing techniques are widely accepted among art institutions as an effective discipline for both the beginner and novice. By training the eye and hand to work as a team your drawing skills will be heightened.
Once your drawings are completed, we will transfer them to canvas and proceed with an acrylic painting. Everyone will go home with an original, one of a kind piece of art.

Date: July 21st.
Times: 10:30 am and 2:00 pm
Instructor: Kelly Dodge
Price: $29.95 (all supplies included)
Ages: 8+

Jul
24
Tue
Watercolour with Wool @ Algonquin Art Centre
Jul 24 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Watercolour with Wool @ Algonquin Art Centre

Join fibre artist Pam Carnochan as she guides you in needle felting your very own authentic landscape using dyed wool from her resident sheep. Great fun for all skill levels!

Dates: July 12th, 24th; August 7th, 23rd
Times: 10:30 am and 1:30 pm
Instructor: Pam Carnochan
Price: $29.95 (all supplies included)
Ages: 12 + (unless supervised by adult)

Watercolour with Wool @ Algonquin Art Centre
Jul 24 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Watercolour with Wool @ Algonquin Art Centre

Join fibre artist Pam Carnochan as she guides you in needle felting your very own authentic landscape using dyed wool from her resident sheep. Great fun for all skill levels!

Dates: July 12th, 24th; August 7th, 23rd
Times: 10:30 am and 1:30 pm
Instructor: Pam Carnochan
Price: $29.95 (all supplies included)
Ages: 12 + (unless supervised by adult)

Jul
26
Thu
Pinhole Photography @ Algonquin Art Centre
Jul 26 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Pinhole Photography @ Algonquin Art Centre

Experience the magic of non-digital (analogue) photography. Each participant will use a cardboard pinhole camera to take photographs around the Algonquin ArtCentre. These paper photos will be developed one at a time by hand (using eco-friendly developer made from coffee) in a portable darkroom tent. Next, paper photographs will be made without a camera: a contact print from your favourite pinhole camera negative and photograms of found objects and shapes, all hand-developed. Any person interested in creating images will enjoy this session, regardless of their level of experience in photography. Your photographic creations come alive and magically appear before your eyes; a thrill that is never forgotten!

Dates: July 5th, 10th, 17th, 26th; August 2nd, 9th, 14th, 21st, 28th.
Times: 10:30 am and 1:30 pm
Instructor: Sandy McLennan
Price: $29.95 (all supplies included)
Ages: 12+ (unless supervised by an adult)

Pinhole Photography @ Algonquin Art Centre
Jul 26 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Pinhole Photography @ Algonquin Art Centre

Experience the magic of non-digital (analogue) photography. Each participant will use a cardboard pinhole camera to take photographs around the Algonquin ArtCentre. These paper photos will be developed one at a time by hand (using eco-friendly developer made from coffee) in a portable darkroom tent. Next, paper photographs will be made without a camera: a contact print from your favourite pinhole camera negative and photograms of found objects and shapes, all hand-developed. Any person interested in creating images will enjoy this session, regardless of their level of experience in photography. Your photographic creations come alive and magically appear before your eyes; a thrill that is never forgotten!

Dates: July 5th, 10th, 17th, 26th; August 2nd, 9th, 14th, 21st, 28th.
Times: 10:30 am and 1:30 pm
Instructor: Sandy McLennan
Price: $29.95 (all supplies included)
Ages: 12+ (unless supervised by an adult)

Jul
27
Fri
ART DEMO: The Art of Glass and Stone with Peter Rice @ Algonquin Art Centre
Jul 27 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
ART DEMO: The Art of Glass and Stone with Peter Rice @ Algonquin Art Centre

Join artist Peter Allan Rice as he visits the Art Centre to make one of his incredible three dimensional glass sculptures. Peter’s art demos have become one of our most popular events over the years, so don’t miss the opportunity to meet the artist and learn the secrets behind glass and stone. FREE ADMISSION.

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