Youth Courses

We offer a variety of youth and teen courses in various mediums.
If you wish to register, you can do so online by clicking on the course title or by giving us a call at 705-742-3221.
We also take registrations in person if you would like to drop by and explore our studios.

Elizabeth Charchuk

Monday, 5-6 pm

$135, members $121.50

Tots – ages 2-5

No Classe during Family Day (Feb 18) or March Break (March 11)

Young creative souls explore materials and artwork with the purist intentions that follow no rules. The tots create and play beside parents, grandparents or caregivers, and discover art together.

Course Outline to follow

Help us fill the classes! Get a friend to sign up and receive 10% off, 15% for the second, 20% off the third for the current term. We want to thank you for helping us spread the word. This discount can not be combined with another offer.

Don't have a Paypal Account? You can use your credit card with the PayPal features.

  • Creative Tots Mon Evening
    January 21, 2019 - April 8, 2019
    5:00 pm

Drawing, Painting and Mixed Media (Monday)

Maria Hayes

Mondays, 6-7:30 p.m.

$180, members $162

Ages 6-12

No Classes during Family Day (Feb 18) and March Break (March 11)

Come enjoy a variety of mediums at The Art School of Peterborough. Be introduced to different techniques and ideas that will broaden their knowledge towards making art. This fun filled class is geared to ages 6-12 who enjoy creating. All 2-D and 3-D projects will allow students to stretch their imagination beyond their normal limitations. Be a part of this fun creative group. Sign up today.

Click link below for Course outline

Drawing, Painting Mixed Media Outline

Help us fill the classes! Get a friend to sign up and receive 10% off, 15% off for the second, 20% off the third for the current term. We want to thank you for helping us spread the word. This discount cannot be combined with another offer.

Don't have a Paypal Account? You can use your credit card with the PayPal features.

  • Drawing, Painting & Mixed Media
    January 21, 2019 - April 8, 2019
    6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Jenni Johnston

Tuesday 6-8 p.m.

$250, members $225

Teens - ages 10-18

Portfolio Preparation for Art Studies is designed to assist students in developing a body of work to create a portfolio for submission. From specialized high school art programs to career studies in animation, graphic design, illustration, advertising or fine art, a solid portfolio is a student’s most important asset. With drawing as it's foundation the course covers a range of subjects full of creativity and inspiration that fulfill the specific requirements of the visual arts industries. Students gain valuable insight on what constitutes a successful portfolio. All supplies included, though a sketch book is recommended.

See link below for course outline

Portfolio Prep Course Outline

Help us fill the classes! Get a friend to sign up and receive 10% off, 15% off for the second, 20% off the third for the current term. We want to thank you for helping us spread the word. This discount can not be combined with another offer.

Don't have a Paypal Account? You can use your credit card with the PayPal features.

  • Teen Portfolio Prep
    January 22, 2019 - April 2, 2019
    6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Drawing, Painting and Mixed Media (Thursday)

Elizabeth Charchuk

Thursdays, 6-7:30 p.m.

$180, members $162

Ages 6-12

Come enjoy a variety of mediums at The Art School of Peterborough. Be introduced to different techniques and ideas that will broaden their knowledge towards making art. This fun filled class is geared to ages 6-12 who enjoy creating. All 2-D and 3-D projects will allow students to stretch their imagination beyond their normal limitations. Be a part of this fun creative group. Sign up today.

Course outline to follow

Help us fill the classes! Get a friend to sign up and receive 10% off, 15% off for the second, 20% off the third for the current term. We want to thank you for helping us spread the word. This discount cannot be combined with another offer.

Don't have a Paypal Account? You can use your credit card with the PayPal features.

  • Drawing, Painting & Mixed Media
    January 24, 2019 - April 4, 2019
    6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Instructor: Sarah Gibeault

Saturdays 10-11:30 am

$180, members $162

Youth - ages 6-12

No Classes Family Day Weekend (Feb 16)

This 10 week course is for those young artists who are looking for instruction beyond that of the typical classroom. They will develop their basic skills and learn many new techniques; all taught in a fun and motivating environment.

See link below for Course Outline:

Drawing and Painting Outline

Help us fill the classes! Get a friend to sign up and receive 10% off, 15% for the second, 20% off for the third on the current term. We want to thank you for helping us spread the word. This discount can not be combined with another offer. 

Don't have a Paypal Account? You can use your credit card with the PayPal features.

  • Drawing and Painting
    January 26, 2019 - April 6, 2019
    10:00 am - 11:30 am

Instructor: TBA

Saturday, 10:00-11:00 am

$135, members $121.50

Tots – ages 2-5

No Class during Family Day (Feb 16) 

Young creative souls explore materials and artwork with the purist intentions that follow no rules. The tots create and play beside parents, grandparents or caregivers, and discover art together.

Course Outline to follow

Help us fill the classes! Get a friend to sign up and receive 10% off, 15% for the second, 20% off the third for the current term. We want to thank you for helping us spread the word. This discount can not be combined with another offer.

Don't have a Paypal Account? You can use your credit card with the PayPal features.

  • Creative Tots Saturday Morning
    January 27, 2019 - April 8, 2019
    10:00 am - 11:00 am

Elizabeth Charchuk

Monday, 5-6 pm

$135, members $121.50

Tots – ages 2-5

No Classe during Family Day (Feb 18) or March Break (March 11)

Young creative souls explore materials and artwork with the purist intentions that follow no rules. The tots create and play beside parents, grandparents or caregivers, and discover art together.

Course Outline to follow

Help us fill the classes! Get a friend to sign up and receive 10% off, 15% for the second, 20% off the third for the current term. We want to thank you for helping us spread the word. This discount can not be combined with another offer.

Don't have a Paypal Account? You can use your credit card with the PayPal features.

  • Creative Tots Mon Evening
    January 21, 2019 - April 8, 2019
    5:00 pm

Drawing, Painting and Mixed Media (Monday)

Maria Hayes

Mondays, 6-7:30 p.m.

$180, members $162

Ages 6-12

No Classes during Family Day (Feb 18) and March Break (March 11)

Come enjoy a variety of mediums at The Art School of Peterborough. Be introduced to different techniques and ideas that will broaden their knowledge towards making art. This fun filled class is geared to ages 6-12 who enjoy creating. All 2-D and 3-D projects will allow students to stretch their imagination beyond their normal limitations. Be a part of this fun creative group. Sign up today.

Click link below for Course outline

Drawing, Painting Mixed Media Outline

Help us fill the classes! Get a friend to sign up and receive 10% off, 15% off for the second, 20% off the third for the current term. We want to thank you for helping us spread the word. This discount cannot be combined with another offer.

Don't have a Paypal Account? You can use your credit card with the PayPal features.

  • Drawing, Painting & Mixed Media
    January 21, 2019 - April 8, 2019
    6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Daniel Crawford

Tuesdays 6-7:30p.m.

$180, members $162

Ages: 6-12

Key drawing fundamentals coupled with a creatively charged atmosphere, are what our 10 weeks in cartooning has to offer. Students will bring their very own characters to life through techniques based around body language, facial feature construction, and story line creation. Students are given full creative freedom in building a world for their cartoons, in this supportive environment where we'll share ideas and have a blast.

See link below for course outline

Cartooning Outline

Help us fill the classes! Get a friend to sign up and receive 10% off, 15% off for the second, 20% off the third for the current term. We want to thank you for helping us spread the word. This discount can not be combined with another offer.

Don't have a Paypal Account? You can use your credit card with the PayPal features.

  • Cartooning Tuesday Evening
    January 22, 2019 - April 2, 2019
    6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Jenni Johnston

Tuesday 6-8 p.m.

$250, members $225

Teens - ages 10-18

Portfolio Preparation for Art Studies is designed to assist students in developing a body of work to create a portfolio for submission. From specialized high school art programs to career studies in animation, graphic design, illustration, advertising or fine art, a solid portfolio is a student’s most important asset. With drawing as it's foundation the course covers a range of subjects full of creativity and inspiration that fulfill the specific requirements of the visual arts industries. Students gain valuable insight on what constitutes a successful portfolio. All supplies included, though a sketch book is recommended.

See link below for course outline

Portfolio Prep Course Outline

Help us fill the classes! Get a friend to sign up and receive 10% off, 15% off for the second, 20% off the third for the current term. We want to thank you for helping us spread the word. This discount can not be combined with another offer.

Don't have a Paypal Account? You can use your credit card with the PayPal features.

  • Teen Portfolio Prep
    January 22, 2019 - April 2, 2019
    6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Daniel Crawford

Wednesdays 4:30 - 6:00pm

$180, members $162

Ages 6-12

There will be no class during March Break (March 13)

Come learn the true basics of drawing. Drawing is the most fundamental and useful skill. It is the starting point of any artistic creation. Develop your technical and perceptual skills while being introduced to many strategic methods and theories that will improve your compositional drawing abilities.
Learn trick or the trade that will help you be successful in your drawing adventures. Through out this course students will be slowly introduced to these concepts through several unique projects. Come join the fun and see what a simple drawing tool can do.

Clink Link below for outline

Drawing Only for Youth Outline

Help us fill the classes! Get a friend to sign up and receive 10% off, 15% off for the second, 20% off the third for the current term. We want to thank you for helping us spread the word. This discount cannot be combined with another offer.

Don't have a Paypal Account? You can use your credit card with the PayPal features.

  • Drawing Only for Youth
    January 23, 2019 - April 3, 2019
    4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Daniel Crawford

Wednesdays 6:00 - 7:30pm

$180, members $162

Ages 10-18

There will be no class on during March Break (March 13)

Come enjoy a variety of mediums at The Art School of Peterborough. Be introduced to different techniques and ideas that will broaden their knowledge towards making art. This fun filled class is geared to ages 10-18 who enjoy creating. All projects will allow students to stretch their imagination beyond their normal limitations. Be a part of this fun creative group. Sign up today.

Clink Link below for Course Outline

Teen Drawing Only Outline

Help us fill the classes! Get a friend to sign up and receive 10% off, 15% off for the second, 20% off the third for the current term. We want to thank you for helping us spread the word. This discount cannot be combined with another offer.

Don't have a Paypal Account? You can use your credit card with the PayPal features.

 

  • Drawing Only Teens
    January 23, 2019 - April 3, 2019
    6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Drawing, Painting and Mixed Media (Thursday)

Elizabeth Charchuk

Thursdays, 6-7:30 p.m.

$180, members $162

Ages 6-12

Come enjoy a variety of mediums at The Art School of Peterborough. Be introduced to different techniques and ideas that will broaden their knowledge towards making art. This fun filled class is geared to ages 6-12 who enjoy creating. All 2-D and 3-D projects will allow students to stretch their imagination beyond their normal limitations. Be a part of this fun creative group. Sign up today.

Course outline to follow

Help us fill the classes! Get a friend to sign up and receive 10% off, 15% off for the second, 20% off the third for the current term. We want to thank you for helping us spread the word. This discount cannot be combined with another offer.

Don't have a Paypal Account? You can use your credit card with the PayPal features.

  • Drawing, Painting & Mixed Media
    January 24, 2019 - April 4, 2019
    6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Instructor: Sarah Gibeault

Saturdays 10-11:30 am

$180, members $162

Youth - ages 6-12

No Classes Family Day Weekend (Feb 16)

This 10 week course is for those young artists who are looking for instruction beyond that of the typical classroom. They will develop their basic skills and learn many new techniques; all taught in a fun and motivating environment.

See link below for Course Outline:

Drawing and Painting Outline

Help us fill the classes! Get a friend to sign up and receive 10% off, 15% for the second, 20% off for the third on the current term. We want to thank you for helping us spread the word. This discount can not be combined with another offer. 

Don't have a Paypal Account? You can use your credit card with the PayPal features.

  • Drawing and Painting
    January 26, 2019 - April 6, 2019
    10:00 am - 11:30 am

Instructor: TBA

Saturday, 10:00-11:00 am

$135, members $121.50

Tots – ages 2-5

No Class during Family Day (Feb 16) 

Young creative souls explore materials and artwork with the purist intentions that follow no rules. The tots create and play beside parents, grandparents or caregivers, and discover art together.

Course Outline to follow

Help us fill the classes! Get a friend to sign up and receive 10% off, 15% for the second, 20% off the third for the current term. We want to thank you for helping us spread the word. This discount can not be combined with another offer.

Don't have a Paypal Account? You can use your credit card with the PayPal features.

  • Creative Tots Saturday Morning
    January 27, 2019 - April 8, 2019
    10:00 am - 11:00 am

Jillian Marshall

Tuesdays 6-8 p.m.

$275, members $247.50 (includes clay, glazing, and firing)

Teens - ages 10-16

There will be no class during March Break (March 12)

This pottery class is geared to older youths and teens. The course will focus on experimentation and expression of individuality while working with clay. Teens will do plenty of wheel work and hand building, working on age appropriate projects, in an atmosphere of like minded peers.

(includes clay, glazing and firing).

course outline to follow

I = Beginner
II = Intermediate
III = Advanced

Help us fill the classes! Get a friend to sign up and receive 10% off, 15% for the second, 20% off the third for the current term. We want to thank you for helping us spread the word. This discount can not be combined with another offer.

Don't have a Paypal Account? You can use your credit card with the PayPal features.

  • Youth/Teen Pottery
    January 22, 2019 - April 2, 2019
    6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Jenni Johnston

Tuesday 6-8 p.m.

$250, members $225

Teens - ages 10-18

Portfolio Preparation for Art Studies is designed to assist students in developing a body of work to create a portfolio for submission. From specialized high school art programs to career studies in animation, graphic design, illustration, advertising or fine art, a solid portfolio is a student’s most important asset. With drawing as it's foundation the course covers a range of subjects full of creativity and inspiration that fulfill the specific requirements of the visual arts industries. Students gain valuable insight on what constitutes a successful portfolio. All supplies included, though a sketch book is recommended.

See link below for course outline

Portfolio Prep Course Outline

Help us fill the classes! Get a friend to sign up and receive 10% off, 15% off for the second, 20% off the third for the current term. We want to thank you for helping us spread the word. This discount can not be combined with another offer.

Don't have a Paypal Account? You can use your credit card with the PayPal features.

  • Teen Portfolio Prep
    January 22, 2019 - April 2, 2019
    6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Jillian Marshall

Saturdays 10-12 noon

$275, members $247.50 (includes clay, glazing, and firing)

Ages: 6-12

No Classes during Family Day weekend (Feb 16) 

This creative course focuses on the experimentation and expression of individuality through pottery. Students will be able to feel the magic of throwing their own pots, as well as learning hand building techniques and sculpture. All materials used are non-toxic and environmentally friendly.

(includes clay, glazing and firing).

Class outline to follow

Help us fill the classes! Get a friend to sign up and receive 10% off, 15% for the second, 20% off the third for the current term. We want to thank you for helping us spread the word. This discount can not be combined with another offer.

Don't have a Paypal Account? You can use your credit card with the PayPal features.

  • Youth Pottery Saturday
    January 26, 2019 - April 6, 2019
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Elizabeth Charchuk

Monday, 5-6 pm

$135, members $121.50

Tots – ages 2-5

No Classe during Family Day (Feb 18) or March Break (March 11)

Young creative souls explore materials and artwork with the purist intentions that follow no rules. The tots create and play beside parents, grandparents or caregivers, and discover art together.

Course Outline to follow

Help us fill the classes! Get a friend to sign up and receive 10% off, 15% for the second, 20% off the third for the current term. We want to thank you for helping us spread the word. This discount can not be combined with another offer.

Don't have a Paypal Account? You can use your credit card with the PayPal features.

  • Creative Tots Mon Evening
    January 21, 2019 - April 8, 2019
    5:00 pm

Drawing, Painting and Mixed Media (Monday)

Maria Hayes

Mondays, 6-7:30 p.m.

$180, members $162

Ages 6-12

No Classes during Family Day (Feb 18) and March Break (March 11)

Come enjoy a variety of mediums at The Art School of Peterborough. Be introduced to different techniques and ideas that will broaden their knowledge towards making art. This fun filled class is geared to ages 6-12 who enjoy creating. All 2-D and 3-D projects will allow students to stretch their imagination beyond their normal limitations. Be a part of this fun creative group. Sign up today.

Click link below for Course outline

Drawing, Painting Mixed Media Outline

Help us fill the classes! Get a friend to sign up and receive 10% off, 15% off for the second, 20% off the third for the current term. We want to thank you for helping us spread the word. This discount cannot be combined with another offer.

Don't have a Paypal Account? You can use your credit card with the PayPal features.

  • Drawing, Painting & Mixed Media
    January 21, 2019 - April 8, 2019
    6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Daniel Crawford

Tuesdays 4:30-6 pm

$180, members $162

Ages - Youth 9-14

Come experience the wonder and joy of your creativity in motion. The class will develop a fundamental understanding of stop motion animation while exploring an exciting variety of animation techniques. Students will use clay, paper, charcoal, lego, toys, found objects and more to bring their imaginations to life. Through short screenings and demos the class will draw inspiration from the history of animation and contemporary stop-motion artists. Students will learn the full creative process from start to finish, including camera set up and shooting, character and story creation, set building and more. Students will develop their ideas and interests in both independent and collaborative projects. All students will receive a video of the entire classes work.

See links below for examples or stop motion animation

Student Work Compilation

Daniel Crawford - The Mortal Flame

Daniel Crawford - Liminalia

Click link below for Course Outline

Stop Motion Animation outline

Help us fill the classes! Get a friend to sign up and receive 10% off, 15% for the second, 20% off for the third on the current term. We want to thank you for helping us spread the word. This discount can not be combined with another offer. 

Don't have a Paypal Account? You can use your credit card with the PayPal features.

  • Stop Motion Animation
    January 22, 2019 - April 2, 2019
    4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Drawing, Painting and Mixed Media (Thursday)

Elizabeth Charchuk

Thursdays, 6-7:30 p.m.

$180, members $162

Ages 6-12

Come enjoy a variety of mediums at The Art School of Peterborough. Be introduced to different techniques and ideas that will broaden their knowledge towards making art. This fun filled class is geared to ages 6-12 who enjoy creating. All 2-D and 3-D projects will allow students to stretch their imagination beyond their normal limitations. Be a part of this fun creative group. Sign up today.

Course outline to follow

Help us fill the classes! Get a friend to sign up and receive 10% off, 15% off for the second, 20% off the third for the current term. We want to thank you for helping us spread the word. This discount cannot be combined with another offer.

Don't have a Paypal Account? You can use your credit card with the PayPal features.

  • Drawing, Painting & Mixed Media
    January 24, 2019 - April 4, 2019
    6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Instructor: TBA

Saturday, 10:00-11:00 am

$135, members $121.50

Tots – ages 2-5

No Class during Family Day (Feb 16) 

Young creative souls explore materials and artwork with the purist intentions that follow no rules. The tots create and play beside parents, grandparents or caregivers, and discover art together.

Course Outline to follow

Help us fill the classes! Get a friend to sign up and receive 10% off, 15% for the second, 20% off the third for the current term. We want to thank you for helping us spread the word. This discount can not be combined with another offer.

Don't have a Paypal Account? You can use your credit card with the PayPal features.

  • Creative Tots Saturday Morning
    January 27, 2019 - April 8, 2019
    10:00 am - 11:00 am

Daniel Crawford

Tuesdays 4:30-6 pm

$180, members $162

Ages - Youth 9-14

Come experience the wonder and joy of your creativity in motion. The class will develop a fundamental understanding of stop motion animation while exploring an exciting variety of animation techniques. Students will use clay, paper, charcoal, lego, toys, found objects and more to bring their imaginations to life. Through short screenings and demos the class will draw inspiration from the history of animation and contemporary stop-motion artists. Students will learn the full creative process from start to finish, including camera set up and shooting, character and story creation, set building and more. Students will develop their ideas and interests in both independent and collaborative projects. All students will receive a video of the entire classes work.

See links below for examples or stop motion animation

Student Work Compilation

Daniel Crawford - The Mortal Flame

Daniel Crawford - Liminalia

Click link below for Course Outline

Stop Motion Animation outline

Help us fill the classes! Get a friend to sign up and receive 10% off, 15% for the second, 20% off for the third on the current term. We want to thank you for helping us spread the word. This discount can not be combined with another offer. 

Don't have a Paypal Account? You can use your credit card with the PayPal features.

  • Stop Motion Animation
    January 22, 2019 - April 2, 2019
    4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Daniel Crawford

Tuesdays 6-7:30p.m.

$180, members $162

Ages: 6-12

Key drawing fundamentals coupled with a creatively charged atmosphere, are what our 10 weeks in cartooning has to offer. Students will bring their very own characters to life through techniques based around body language, facial feature construction, and story line creation. Students are given full creative freedom in building a world for their cartoons, in this supportive environment where we'll share ideas and have a blast.

See link below for course outline

Cartooning Outline

Help us fill the classes! Get a friend to sign up and receive 10% off, 15% off for the second, 20% off the third for the current term. We want to thank you for helping us spread the word. This discount can not be combined with another offer.

Don't have a Paypal Account? You can use your credit card with the PayPal features.

  • Cartooning Tuesday Evening
    January 22, 2019 - April 2, 2019
    6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Daniel Crawford

Tuesdays 4:30-6 pm

$180, members $162

Ages - Youth 9-14

Come experience the wonder and joy of your creativity in motion. The class will develop a fundamental understanding of stop motion animation while exploring an exciting variety of animation techniques. Students will use clay, paper, charcoal, lego, toys, found objects and more to bring their imaginations to life. Through short screenings and demos the class will draw inspiration from the history of animation and contemporary stop-motion artists. Students will learn the full creative process from start to finish, including camera set up and shooting, character and story creation, set building and more. Students will develop their ideas and interests in both independent and collaborative projects. All students will receive a video of the entire classes work.

See links below for examples or stop motion animation

Student Work Compilation

Daniel Crawford - The Mortal Flame

Daniel Crawford - Liminalia

Click link below for Course Outline

Stop Motion Animation outline

Help us fill the classes! Get a friend to sign up and receive 10% off, 15% for the second, 20% off for the third on the current term. We want to thank you for helping us spread the word. This discount can not be combined with another offer. 

Don't have a Paypal Account? You can use your credit card with the PayPal features.

  • Stop Motion Animation
    January 22, 2019 - April 2, 2019
    4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

With Katie Ellement (Katie Ellement Photography)

Wednesday, 6-8 pm

$250, members $225

There will be no class during March Break (March 13)

Come learn how to take perfect shots with your own camera. Learn about Aperture, Shutter speed, Light balance and ISO. Students are encouraged to bring in their own cameras as settings are different between brands. Students will have a change to take pictures throughout the term, learning step by step and get plenty of one on one help.  There will be different subject matters opportunities throughout the course.

When students that bring in their own camera, parents will be asked to sign a waiver that The Art School of Peterborough is not responsible for any damages that might occur during the duration of the course.

Teen Photography Course outline.

Help us fill the classes! Get a friend to sign up and receive 10% off, 15% for the second, 20% off the third for the current term. We want to thank you for helping us spread the word. This discount can not be combined with another offer.

Don't have a Paypal Account? You can use your credit card with the PayPal features.

  • Teen Photography
    January 23, 2019 - April 3, 2019
    6:00 pm - 8:00 pm