Welcome to the GARRISON CREEK ART EDUCATION CENTRE!
Art classes, festive workshops, March Break programs, summer camps & even birthday parties! are all wonderful ways to learn through the arts and celebrate the seasons, at the Garrison Creek Art Centre!
For more details, see below on this page.
The centre is situated in Toronto’s West End, near Dufferin Grove Park, on the main floor of a sunny house. In warm weather, classes are held in the outdoor garden/almost forest studio! Art, music & drama programs are offered to children from 4-12 yrs & NEW: ADULTS!
Groups are small with 2-4 artist/teachers available to give lots of one-on-one encouragement.
The centre is dedicated to extending learning & spreading culture through the arts. It has been running since 1997.
Please Note: Due to the Covid pandemic, the centre is temporarily closed.
It is our hope to welcome you back soon! In the meantime, we are pleased to offer new & exciting ONLINE CLASSES! For details please see below:
New Private & Group Classes, Live, Online!
Making art can be a helpful way to process emotions. Lots of feelings are bubbling up
as we adjust to our ever evolving "new normal".
These new online classes emphasize fun & interaction, with a focus towards exploring the beauty of nature in our yards & parks.
Through stories, slideshows, collaborative drawing games, painting, mixed media & sculpture, students will be guided to investigate the curriculum.
Science, literacy, math, history & social studies are some of the areas they will explore.
Inspiration from a range of artists including Emily Carr, Henri Rousseau, Georgia
O'Keeffe, David Hockney & Keith Haring.
Choose private or small groups (4 students of similar age).
Art supplies will be provided in a kit.
In an effort to accommodate different schedules, dates & times will be confirmed as
families sign up.
Ongoing /continuous registration $198/per 5 weeks