Traditional Art Classes

Why Take Art Classes?

Whether you’re looking for art lessons for your young child, teen, or for yourself, we have a class that’s right for you. At Creative Genius Art Academy, we know that each person has an artist within, whatever their circumstances may be. Art has the unique ability to boost confidence through creative expression while also learning new skills.

 

We offer instruction in a range of traditional mediums including painting, drawing, mixed media, and sculpture through classes that are tailored for each age group and their skill set. Scroll down to find your next traditional medium art class!

Children's Classes

Let your child’s creative flag fly with art classes that teach kids in painting, drawing, sculpting, and mixed media art. Exploration and discovery of new materials will inspire your little one to try new techniques – and learn art terminology along the way.

Ages 4 - 7

Learning Outcomes

  • Self-expression through art and creativity
  • New art techniques and materials
  • The principles of design: colour, form, value, shape, etc.
  • Art terminology
  • A fun new way to express themselves through art!

Ages 8 - 11

Learning Outcomes

  • Self-expression through art and creativity
  • Art techniques and manipulating materials
  • The principles of design: colour, form, value, shape, etc.
  • Art terminology
  • Still life drawing 
  • Character design
  • Drawing/painting foundations

Teen Classes

12+

Ignite your teen’s passion on canvas or the drawing pad with our Teen Art Classes that are customized to the students’ learning level. Discover new mediums and build on existing skills while honing their unique interests. This is a great opportunity for students to create portfolio pieces for art school applications with instruction from award-winning artists.

 

Learning Outcomes

  • Learning to use art as a creative outlet
  • Expanding knowledge of creative techniques with different mediums
  • Advanced understanding of design principles
  • Create an Art Portfolio

Adult Classes (Drop In)

Discover your inner creative genius through personalized exploration of different art mediums and a variety of subjects like landscapes, portraits, and figures. Whether you’re looking to learn a new skill in painting, drawing, sculpting, or mixed media, or you want to build on your existing knowledge, our instructors will design the right project for you. And because we know how busy adult life can be, our drop in classes allow for flexibility with your schedule.

 

Medium Choices:

  • Acrylic or Oil Painting
  • Watercolour
  • Draw Mediums