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 6-12 yrs.
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.
IN-PERSON, FALL ART CLASSES ARE BACK! 6-12 years
After school Wednesdays 4-5:30pm, Saturdays 1:30-3pm, $198./per 5 weeks
Explore natural science, ancient civilizations & the work of great artists through creative drawing & painting.
At present, due to Covid, classes are being held in small groups in the outdoor garden studio. (not indoors)
Private & Group Classes
Making art can be a gateway to learning.
These classes emphasize creativity, curiosity & interaction. 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 among weekly topics.
Inspiration from a range of artists including Emily Carr,
Henri Rousseau, Marc Chagall, Picasso, Georgia O'Keeffe, Yayoi Kusama, Christi Belcourt, David Hockney, Frida Kahlo & Keith Haring.
Starts: November 19/22
Saturday afternoons: 1:30-2:45pm
Wednesdays after school 4:45-6:00pm
Ongoing /continuous registration $198/per 6 weeks
Age 6-11 can be accommodated