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School News

Spring Workshops

Join us this Spring for an exciting line up of both adult and youth workshops.
These workshops are great for those wishing to try a medium but are unable to commit to the full term. They offer the opportunity to grow your skills in your medium of choice.

Register online today or by giving us a call at 705-742-3221.

Summer Art Camps

Register today for an exciting week of creative adventures! We offer camps in mixed media, pottery, animation, all girls camp and more. 5 Day Camps - Non Members Fee: $225, Members Fee: $202.50

Creative Birthday Parties

Bring the gang to The Art School of Peterborough to have your party. We provide the art supplies, fantastic instructors and the space for your group to have a blast. Best of all, we clean up the mess! Drawing, painting, manga, cartooning, or mixed media projects available.

Memberships

Become a member of The Art School of Peterborough and enjoy the perks!

School Events

Drawing Workshop With Anne Cavanagh

Drawing with Anne Cavanagh
Tuesday May 30 + Wednesday May 31, 9:30-2:30
$150, members $135

Participants will explore basic drawing techniques through exercises and a directed project. Learn about new techniques, tools and ways to translate reference material into a graphite drawing.

Kreatif Kids Art Show

Join us for our Spring Kreatif Kids show!
June 2-16
Opening Reception: June 3, 2-4 pm

Interested in submitting your child's artwork for our art show? Bring your art piece to The Art School of Peterborough and our receptionist will have a student form for you to fill out. Mixed media pieces, paintings, drawing, sculpture and pottery are all acceptable forms of art for the show. Thank you everyone, we look forward to seeing your creativity!

Annual Art-a-thon

Saturday, June 3, 10 am - 10 pm, 2017
Artists and students from all disciplines work at The Art School of Peterborough for 12 hours straight. Sponsor an artist and support the Art School of Peterborough. This year our annual art-a-thon will be taking place alongside the DBIA's Taste of Downtown. Another exciting event!

P.A Day Art Camp – Friday, June 9

There’s no better way to spend a PA day! Young artists will enjoy participating in an exciting day of creativity.
Activities include drawing and painting, sculpture and mixed media projects.

The Art School of Peterborough

Founded in 1993 by Richard Hayman, The Art School of Peterborough provides excellent art instruction to the people of Peterborough and the surrounding communities. The Art School of Peterborough is dedicated to providing a professional level of instruction in a wide variety of studio media to both adults and children. No prior art training is necessary and there are no entrance requirements or examinations.
We offer year-round classes for adults and youths/teens. The Art School of Peterborough is a not-for-profit organization with charitable status.
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Volunteer Opportunities

Interested in being involved with the local arts community?

We are currently looking for volunteers who are wishing to help with special art events, assist our instructors during art classes, office assistants and so much more!
Contact us today to hear about these worthwhile opportunities at artschoolptbo@nexicom.net or by giving us a call at 705-742-3221

ASOP membership

Members will receive 10% off all courses and workshops. You will also have the opportunity to exhibit in the Art School of Peterboroughʼs membership art show. Have an effect on policies and the organization of the Art School with voting privileges at the Annual General Meeting.

Individual membership: $40 /yr
Family membership: $60 / yr

Birthday Parties

Bring the gang to the Art School to have your party. We provide the art supplies, fantastic instructors and the space for your group to have a blast. Best of all, we clean up the mess. Drawing, painting, manga, cartooning or mixed media projects available.
Parties are 2.5 hours: 1 1/2 hours of instruction, with the final hour to wrap up your party with cake and gifts (not included).
Ages 6 – 12
$190 for up to ten children; each additional child $20

We also offer pottery birthday parties for up to ten children for $225.

PA Days

2017 school year

There's no better way to spend a PA day! Young artists will enjoy participating in an exciting day of creativity. Activities include drawing and painting, and multi-media projects. Bring your own lunch and snacks, (no nut products please).
Spaces are limited so early registration is recommended.

Before and Aftercare hours from 8:00am – 5:15pm, additional $10 per child.

Ages: 5 - 12
Hours: 8:30am - 4:30pm
Cost: $45 per camp


Dates: April 28, June 9