Saturdays | 8 weeks | Class skips October 12 and November 16
Take an artistic voyage of discovery around the globe to learn about famous artists, their unique styles, and how they were inspired by the world around them. Discover how lines, shapes, and colours can be used to create vibrant and imaginative pieces. Students will explore a variety of mediums such as acrylic paint, watercolours, and pastels in this fun and encouraging class.
Visual arts classes for children include:
- All tools and materials
- Studio-style learning
- Visits to the Centre’s onsite galleries
- End-of session art show
- Free t-shirt for messy fun!
Meet Your Instructor
Instructor Danielle Zafirovski is a teacher with York Region District School Board and a practicing visual artist, specializing in painting and printmaking. Danielle has her Fine Arts degree (B.F.A.) from Queen’s University and her Teaching degree (B.Ed, Arts Integration) from York University. Danielle is OCT certified to teach Primary, Junior, Intermediate, and Senior Visual Arts and History. She has also taken additional qualifications in Special Education Pt. 1 and English as a Second Language Pt. 1. As an LTO teacher with YRDSB Danielle has taught at Unionville PS, Central Park PS, Mount Joy PS, Ellen Fairclough PS, and Markham District HS. She has also taught at YRDSB Arts Camp along with Art Grid in Richmond Hill. Danielle is excited to bring her passion and expertise to our children’s programs!