This event has been cancelled due to COVID-19. For more information visit our dedicated COVID-19 webpage. We apologize for the inconvenience and thank you for your understanding.
Saturdays | Class skips May 16 for Victoria Day Weekend
Students in this class will be inspired by the whimsical nature of children’s picture books while integrating a variety of mixed media art. They will learn how to create their own stories and illustrations that capture their imagination, while learning about shapes, lines, and colour.
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!