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September 2020

Beginner Cartooning Class for Kids

Friday, September 11 @ 2:00 pm - Saturday, December 12 @ 3:00 pm

Learn the techniques to draw your favourite cartoon characters from popular movies, anime, and video games, step-by-step in this beginner-friendly virtual art class for kids! In this cartooning and anime drawing class, kids will learn to draw cartoons online through live video chat with their teacher, and learn the techniques and creative process for the art of visual storytelling. Projects include designing your own cute chibi characters, drawing simple backgrounds, and best of all -- learning art and design principles…

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Realistic Drawing Classes for Teens

Saturday, September 12 - Saturday, December 12

This intensive drawing class teaches fundamental realistic drawing techniques, suitable for teens and adults looking to improve on their drawing skills. Learn art concepts and techniques for drawing realism such as shading, 3D forms, perspective, blending, realistic linework and principles such as composition. We will learn how to draw realistic people, objects, things in perspective, and various shading techniques, which can later be applied to advanced studies in painting, design and sculpture. Students will work in various dry media such…

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Comics & Manga Art Mentorship for Teens

Saturday, September 12 - Saturday, December 12

Students will learn the art of illustrated storytelling to create their very own comics and manga! Learn how to make readers laugh, cry and shiver with the art of pacing, panel creation and illustration. Find what style and genre is for you, whether you create the slice of life comic of your dreams or the horror comic of your nightmares! This online art mentorship program teaches the technical aspects behind panel illustration in both black and white and full colour,…

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Ripple Foundation’s Free, Virtual ‘Write It Workshops’

Saturday, September 12 - Saturday, December 19
Free

National youth-education charity, Ripple Foundation, has announced the extension of its free, coveted virtual ‘Write It Workshops’ until December 2020, to inspire children across Canada to continue their writing journeys. Geared towards those in grades 4-8, each 60-minute interactive session focuses on various aspects of story-writing, including brainstorming ideas, plot development and character creation. The program — designed by Certified Ontario Teachers, approved by Toronto Public Library and led by volunteers who have teaching experience and are avid readers and…

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Fall Term 2020 – Art Classes at Art One Academy Markham!

Saturday, September 12, 2020 - Friday, February 5, 2021
Art One Academy Markham, 90C Centurian Dr., Unit 7C
Markham, ON L3R 8C1 Canada
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Art One Academy Markham offers a high quality education and instruction in the visual art with the learning environment that is as unique as each student and art classes for all ages, skill levels and abilities. Professionally developed Art Programs based on Ontario Curriculum for Fine Arts and cover the theory of color, drawing and sculpture. The studios professionally equipped with easels and high grade materials encourage our students to grow artistically strong to become very skilled and well rounded…

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Open Art Mentorship for Teens

Saturday, September 12 @ 11:00 am - Saturday, December 12 @ 12:30 pm
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Create differently, but together, and learn from each other! Open Art Mentorship is a weekly art jam & critique session that’s customized to the learning needs of a small group of like-minded creative people. This program is open to different art projects from drawing, to sculpture, to experimental painting -- embracing all different styles and mediums. Choose your own art projects, and tread bravely on your creative quest; we are here to guide you and show you the ropes! Your…

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Taking History Home

Sunday, September 13 - Thursday, December 31
Taking History Home Black Creek

Introducing Black Creek Pioneer Village’s new History at Home series! Are you a teacher looking for resources to engage your class? Or a parent teaching your children at home? These self-contained online learning lessons are ready to share with students and can be completed at home. We hope that these fun-filled lessons, linked to the social studies curriculum, will give you a virtual taste of Black Creek Pioneer Village. New resources will be added each week!

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Drawing Foundations Art Classes

Tuesday, September 15 - Thursday, December 17
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Drawing foundations are weekly online drawing classes for youth. Students will grow their creative thinking and drawing skills through weekly live video chats with their instructor, covering a variety of different drawing mediums, techniques, and styles. Our instructor will introduce an art concept or material each week and work with students step by step to create meaningful artwork. Classes are small, so each student gets personal guidance and online feedback from the instructor. This virtual drawing class is designed for…

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Digital Illustration Art Mentorship for Teens

Tuesday, September 15 - Tuesday, December 15
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Learn more advanced digital painting and illustration techniques through this weekly online class, suitable for teens and adults. Expand your artistic versatility by adding digital art to your artistic toolbelt. This online mentorship program takes student’s artwork to the next level by teaching them advanced digital art shortcuts and techniques to quicken their workflow and hone their skills. Lessons and custom demos are taught with Photoshop, but students may use the digital art program of their choice! Tuesdays from 6:00…

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Watercolour Painting Classes for Kids

Wednesday, September 16 - Wednesday, December 16
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Improve your watercolour painting skills from the comfort of home in this live online art class, suitable for youth, teens and adults with prior drawing and watercolour experience. Explore a variety of watercolour techniques to create beautiful paintings of different subjects, and learn how to combine watercolour with other mediums. Our instructor will cover nature painting, different types of washes and blends, mixing and layering colour, painting skin tones, experimental techniques, and more. We will study the works of famous…

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Animation Art Mentorship for Teens

Friday, September 18 - Friday, December 11
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Learn the art of making moving pictures, and the creative process of digital animation in this online animation class suitable for teens and adults! Students will learn and apply the 12 principles of animation to create compelling individual animation projects, where they can design backgrounds and animate characters of their choice. Guided by a professional animator, students will get guidance on their animation portfolios as well as valuable industry advice for pursuing animation as a future major or career. Step…

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Adventurous Learning Program

Monday, September 21 - Friday, December 18
Earthbound Kids, 155 Uxbridge-Pickering Townline
Pickering, ON L4A 7X4 Canada
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New for Fall/Winter 2020, our Adventurous Learning Program offers weekday programming for kids 4-8 yrs, perfect for homeschooling families and online students. The program is academic in nature, offering daily literacy and math sessions with a focus on nature and the outdoors. Kids play-to-learn and wherever possible, teaching takes place outdoors, in the sunlight and fresh-air of the Earthbound farm. Kindergarten to Grade 3 | 4 to 8 years Visit our website for full details and registration.

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Young Musician’s Course (6-8 years)

Thursday, September 24, 2020 - Thursday, June 10, 2021
88Keys Music and Discovery Centre, 70 East Beaver Creek Road, Unit 25
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4B3B2 Canada
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Young Musicians Course (YMC) is for those students aged 5.5-8 looking to begin their musical journey with the fun of a group setting! Students engage with music fundamentals through listening, singing, playing and reading. In addition, students will develop musical sensitivities over the course of this three year program: the focus on ear training, ensemble playing, improvisation, and composition distinguish Yamaha programs from the rest! FREE TRIAL CLASSES AVAILABLE!! Classes are available online or in person, Ontario regulation permitting. Classes…

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Guitar Lessons at 88 Keys

Friday, September 25, 2020 - Friday, March 26, 2021
88Keys Music and Discovery Centre, 70 East Beaver Creek Road, Unit 25
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4B3B2 Canada
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Interested in guitar? 🎸 We are now offering lessons! Whether you would like to train classically towards RCM accreditation, or learn rock or jazz styles, our experienced teachers can help you reach your musical goals. Now, their expertise is available in-person AND online from the comfort of your own home! LEARN SOMETHING NEW!! Contact us! [email protected] 905-881-2891 www.88keys.ca Visit us! 70 East Beaver Creek Rd, Unit #25, Richmond Hill L4B 3B2 Offered on Fridays from 3pm to 5pm.

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October 2020

School of Rock Remote Music Lessons

Thursday, October 1, 2020 - Wednesday, March 31, 2021
School of Rock Remote Lessons

There are a growing number of families being asked to remain in their homes or limit travel. At School of Rock, the health and safety of our students is our top priority. Our online, one-on-one music education program allows students to take music lessons remotely. School of Rock Remote furthers your child’s musical journey in a way that prioritizes well-being through social distancing. Weekly online instruction is conducted by our expert School of Rock instructors in a safe virtual lesson…

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CyberStage Virtual Theatre Classes

Saturday, October 3 - Friday, November 27
Electric Moon Virtual Theatre CLasses

Are you looking for a fun and unique program for your child? Does your child love to sing, dance and act? Are you looking for a social and creative outlet for your child while maintaining social distancing? Does your child want a totally original, active and interactive Zoom class to look forward to each week? If you answered YES to any of the above, then it’s time to register for our Cyberstage Virtual Theatre Classes! Small classes (maximum 12) are…

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INVENTOR: Entrepreneur (Gr. 7-8) – In-Person Classes

Monday, October 5 - Saturday, December 19
The STEAM Project, 561 Edward Ave (Unit #1)
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4C 9W6 Canada
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$300

Maker classes sample all of the different tools and skills of a STEAM environment. Kids will explore 2D and 3D design, use 3D printers, laser-cut projects, and experience woodworking, robotics, coding, and electronics. New projects are made every week! Learn more about our in-person classes here: https://www.thesteamproject.ca/fall-classes-2020

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VEX Coders (Gr. 5-6) – In-Person Classes

Wednesday, October 7 - Saturday, December 12
The STEAM Project, 561 Edward Ave (Unit #1)
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4C 9W6 Canada
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$300

Code using VEX Robotics systems! Learn how to code and program robots to complete exciting challenges and competitions. Learn more about our in-person classes here: https://www.thesteamproject.ca/fall-classes-2020

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VEX Builders (Gr. 5-6) – In-Person Classes

Wednesday, October 7 - Monday, December 14
The STEAM Project, 561 Edward Ave (Unit #1)
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4C 9W6 Canada
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$300

Build using VEX Robotics systems! Learn how to build and customize VEX robots to complete different objectives, like battling! Builds a foundation for future learning in robotics. Learn more about our in-person classes here: https://www.thesteamproject.ca/fall-classes-2020

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mBot Robotics (Gr. 3-6) – In-Person Classes

Thursday, October 8 - Tuesday, December 15
The STEAM Project, 561 Edward Ave (Unit #1)
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4C 9W6 Canada
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$300

Jump into the world of robotics using mBot Robotics systems! Kids will learn basic coding skills in order to be able to complete various exciting challenges and competitions. They will also learn 2D and 3D design as they laser cut and 3D print their own customized plates for their bots. Learn more about our in-person classes here: https://www.thesteamproject.ca/fall-classes-2020

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INVENTOR: Spark (Gr. 1-2) – In-Person Classes

Thursday, October 8 - Wednesday, December 16
The STEAM Project, 561 Edward Ave (Unit #1)
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4C 9W6 Canada
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$300

Maker classes sample all of the different tools and skills of a STEAM environment. Kids will explore 2D and 3D design, use 3D printers, laser-cut projects, and experience woodworking, robotics, coding, and electronics. New projects are made every week! Learn more about our in-person classes here: https://www.thesteamproject.ca/fall-classes-2020

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Arduino Arcade (Gr. 5-8) – In-Person Classes

Thursday, October 8 - Sunday, December 13
The STEAM Project, 561 Edward Ave (Unit #1)
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4C 9W6 Canada
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$300

An introduction to the Arduino open-source electronics platform whose uses range from Internet of Things (IoT) applications, wearable tech, 3D printing, and more. In this 10-week course, kids learn how to build personalized arcade-type projects that are powered by Arduino. Learn more about our in-person classes here: https://www.thesteamproject.ca/fall-classes-2020

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