Youth Art Series

Beginning on March 9, 2021, all classes will take place at the

Heritage Home for the Arts

Classes from April 1 through to June 22, 2021, are free of charge!

Class size is limited to five (5) participants only. Please register to reserve a spot - only complete registration forms will be processed.

The Killarney Turtle Mountain Arts Council's Seniors and Youth Outreach Project is supported by the Government of Canada’s Emergency Community Support Fund and the Killarney Foundation

The Youth Art Classes have also received funding from the Brandon Area Community Foundation

Youth Art Class Grades K to 8

Luscious Landscapes -

Art in the Style of Ted Harrison

Instructor: Janet Dickson


Tuesday, April 20 and April 27, 2021 (two classes)

3:30 pm to 5:00 pm

Students use Crayola Washable Glue and crayons to create landscapes in the style of Canadian artist Ted Harrison.


To register your child, please go to forms.gle/wEDYNHjWftDDjaP58

Oil Pastel Cards and Pictures - Shape, Colour, Contrast

Instructor: Janet Dickson


Tuesday, May 4, 2021

3:30 pm to 5:00 pm

Students use oil pastels on a piece of clear acetate to create a greeting card for a specific purpose.


To register your child, please go to forms.gle/wEDYNHjWftDDjaP58

Printmaking - Monotypes

Instructor: Janet Dickson


Tuesday, May 11, 2021

3:30 pm to 5:00 pm


Students explore monotypes and develop an understanding of a simple printmaking process.

To register your child, please go to forms.gle/wEDYNHjWftDDjaP58

Exploring Mixed Media -

Textured Landscapes

Instructor: Janet Dickson


Tuesday, May 18, 2021

3:30 pm to 5:00 pm

Students will use a variety of items to create a textured landscape painting.


To register your child, please go to forms.gle/wEDYNHjWftDDjaP58

Exploring Coloured Pencils -

Simple Techniques

Instructor: Janet Dickson


Tuesday, June 1, 2021


3:30 pm to 5:00 pm


Students will use a variety of coloured pencil techniques to create a picture.


To register your child, please go to forms.gle/wEDYNHjWftDDjaP58

Exploring Crayons -

Gradation, Sgraffito

Instructor: Janet Dickson


Tuesday, June 8, 2021


3:30 pm to 5:00 pm

Students will explore colour mixing, gradation, sgraffito and impasto techniques using wax crayons.


To register your child, please go to forms.gle/wEDYNHjWftDDjaP58

Exploring Aluminum Foil Tape - Texture pattern, colour

Instructor: Janet Dickson


Tuesday, June 15, 2021


3:30 pm to 5:00 pm

Students will work with aluminum foil tape to create a picture that explores how to make textures and patterns with colour.

To register your child, please go to forms.gle/wEDYNHjWftDDjaP58

Canadian Cultural Symbols - Contract, symbolism

Instructor: Janet Dickson


Tuesday, June 22, 2021


3:30 pm to 5:00 pm

Students explore the idea of cultural symbolism, then use washable glue and construction paper crayons to create a Canadian cultural symbol.

To register your child, please go to forms.gle/wEDYNHjWftDDjaP58

Youth Art Classes Grade 6 - 12

Gelli Print Art

Instructor: Judy Danard

Thursdays from April 15 through to April 29, 2021

3:45 pm to 5:30 pm

Using Gelli plates and acrylic paints, students will make prints that can be used as cards, posters, and collages. All materials will be supplied. This course will be a total of three (3) classes.


To register, please go to forms.gle/wEDYNHjWftDDjaP58