KIDS PROGRAMS

Surrealism & Dreams

Oakville Public Library Little Artists Series
Surrealism & Dreams

20 October 2021, 4:30 pm–5:30 pm Online

Join us as we use our imaginations to create artworks that are out of this world! In this workshop, kids will be introduced to Surrealism, artists such as Salvador Dali, and will learn about using the extraordinary ideas we have in our dreams as the inspiration for the stories we tell through our drawings. The second-half of the workshop will include stories connecting to the theme of the day.

  • Ages 4 to 7
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Saturday Art Classes

Saturday Art Classes

Saturdays, 23 October – 27 November 2021 At the Galleries

Get smart about art with hands-on workshops at your local art museum! Lessons put a kid-friendly twist on our current exhibitions, offering an inspiring starting point to build an impressive portfolio of artworks.

  • Ages 6 to 12
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Whimsical Vincent Van Gogh

Oakville Public Library Little Artists Series
Whimsical Vincent Van Gogh

17 November 2021, 4:30 pm–5:30 pm Online

Let's explore a world of colours and swirls as kids are introduced to post-impressionism and the artist Vincent Van Gogh. This workshop will include a colouring activity teaching blending and shading colours to capture a whimsical landscape scene outside our windows or from our imaginations. The second-half of the workshop will include stories connecting to the theme of the day.

  • Ages 4 to 7
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Online Youth Zine Workshop

Online Youth Zine Workshop

Sunday 28 November 2021, 11:00am – 12:00pm Online

Oakville Galleries is excited to offer a free art workshop where we learn to make our own zines! In conjunction with Two Truths and a Lie, come join us on Zoom as we learn about how art can explore self-expression, stories, real or fictional, and most importantly, creativity!

  • Ages 11+
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Colour Creation

Oakville Public Library Little Artists Series
Colour Creation

15 December 2021, 4:30 pm–5:30 pm Online

Join us as we explore images through colour! Kids will be introduced to the colour field painting movement and artists such as Helen Frankenthaler and Mark Rothko as we create abstract artworks, layering colours to invent new ones. The second-half of the workshop will include stories connecting to the theme of the day.

  • Ages 4 to 7
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