Classes & Workshops


  1. Who is eligible to take an EAG class? 
    • EAG offers both classes and weekend workshops. Non-members may take weekend workshops, space allowing. Please contact us to register.
    • To register for a regular multi-session class or studio option, EAG & NPCC membership is required. This supports our use of the our wonderful art centre.   
  2. ​How can I pay?
    • EAG accepts payments by cheque only, payable to the "Etobicoke Art Group". Cheques may be mailed or dropped off at the NPCC reception desk.
    • Please use black or blue ink when writing cheques as other ink colours do not scan in the bank machines.
  3.  HST is included in all class fees.
revised JUNE 13, 2017​

SUMMER  Program

Tuesday Members Open Studio
June 13 - September 26 19, 9am - 4pm. 

Wednesday Members Open Studio
June 14 - September 13, 9am - 4pm

Thursday Advanced Printmaking Studio
Wait list only - class full
June 15 - September 14, 9am - 4pm

[100.00 +13.00 HST] $ 113.00 for 14 weeks, any part of any of the days., This option provides for 4 additional bonus studio days

Drop in [10.00 + 1.30 HST] =$11.30 any part of a single day,
cheque only
*Sign in each session is required

                                           
EAG FALL PROGRAM

All EAG classes and studio groups require a minimum number of registrants to run.
Fees are based on a minimum 10 members to cover costs of instructors, studio rates and model fees.

Monday Morning Photoshop –
Artistic Practices with John Bingham
9.30 am - 12.30pm 
Sept. 25 to Oct 30   No class Oct 9
5 sessions [ $141.13+ 18.35 HST] $ 159.48                                                                                         

Monday Afternoon Life Drawing 
Short pose warm up then sustained longer poses
1:00pm - 4:00pm 
Sept 25 to Dec. 4   No class Oct 9
10 sessions [115.48 +15.01 HST] $ 130.49 includes model fees
The Life Studio requires a minimum of 10 registered participants.
Drop ins will be possible, space allowing, at $20 per afternoon, HST included. Payment by cheque only.

Tuesday Afternoon “A” Group
No instructor, limited to 12 spaces 
Tuesday pm 1:00 – 4:00pm
Oct 3 to Dec 5 (10 sessions)
 [$125.00 + 16.25 HST] $141.25, includes some instructor support
No drop in option.

Advanced Studio with John Leonard
Tuesday am 9:30 – 12:30
or
Tuesday pm 1:00 – 4:00
Oct 3 to Dec 5 (10 sessions)
[220.48 + 28.66 HST] $ 249.14
*please mark your application for AM or PM class

Wednesday Members Open Studio
9.00am to 4:00pm
Sept 27 to Nov 29
[100.00 +13.00 HST] $ 113.00 for 10 weeks, any part of a day
Drop in [10.00 + 1.30 HST] =$11.30 any part of a single day, cheque only
*Sign in each session is required
Thursday Advanced Printmaking Studio
Wait list only - class full
9.00am to 4:00pm
Sept 28 to Nov 30
[100.00 +13.00 HST] $ 113.00 plus material fees $20 payable to convener


Fridays  
Printmaking Programs

Collagraphs with Jane Geard
Create plates by building up textures on a variety of
surfaces. Plates can be inked and printed multiple times.
9.30am to 4:00pm
Sept 29 to Oct. 20. No class Oct 6. 
9:30-4:00  [3 sessions] 
[$124.29 + 16.16 HST] $ 140.45, plus material fees $10 payable to instructor

Open Studio I for Printmakers
9.00am to 4:00pm
Oct 27 -Nov 3 [2 sessions]
[$20+2.60 HST] $ 22.60
Drop in [$10.00 + 1.30 HST] =$11.30 any part of a single day,
cheque only

Silk Screen Printing with John Ming Mark
Nov 10 – Nov 24
9:30-4:00  3 sessions
Nov 10 – Nov 24
[$124.29 + 16.16 HST] $ 140.45, plus material fees $10 payable to instructor

Open Studio II for Printmakers
9.00am to 4:00pm
Dec 1 – Dec 15
30+3.90 HST] $ 33.90
Drop in [$10.00 + 1.30 HST] =$11.30 any part of a single day,
cheque only



WEEKEND WORKSHOPS

Photoshop for Printmaking, Stencil & Effects – for Artists & Photographers 
with John Bingham and Paule Clifford
This workshop is set up for Printmakers, Artists and Photographers. Add new dimensions to your art by make creative explorations into the world of flat Layers (stencils) produced in Photoshop or Photoshop Elements. Bring a digital file of your artwork or photo that you would like to work on and
we will take it through the complete process. This will produce the Separations that will to enable you to print your work in several colours. Covered are the basics of Separations, 1-3 colour Separations, proofs, overprinting, trapping and registration. See your work evolve and take on new directions as we use different tools and methods in Photoshop or Elements. 
Participants require: a laptop/computer, Adobe Photoshop (or Photoshop Elements)
Saturday, October 21 & Sunday, October 22
Set up at 9am, 9.30 - 4.00pm each day
[$150.00 $19.50 HST ] $169.50

Figurative Workshop with John Leonard
Life Model
model fees extra, payable to the convener
Saturday, October 28 & Sunday, October 29
Set up at 9am, 9.30 - 4.00pm each day
[$150.00 $19.50 HST ] $169.50

NEW
The Abstract Landscape with Debra Krakow
visit http://debrakrakow.com/
In this workshop participants will explore techniques for painting in layers, working with acrylic mediums, transparent glazes, opaque impasto and a variety of tools to create beautiful and evocative surfaces. 
The instructor will present the abstract landscapes of contemporary artists working in a wide range of styles as inspiration. 
Through one-on-one guidance and group critiques students will learn to objectively assess their works in progress and decide what to do next on a painting. 
Saturday, November 18 & Sunday, November 19
Set up at 9am, 9.30 - 4.00pm each day
[$150.00 $19.50 HST ] $169.50