Programs

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Life Drawing

Thursday, December 12, 2019 - 6:30pm to 9:30pm

Thursdays, November 7th – December 12th (6weeks)
6:30-9:30  
Age 16+
 
Discover the human form at OMAH’s Life Drawing program, and explore silhouette, movement, proportion and gesture. Our expert instructor will use traditional and contemporary approaches to guide participants in drawing live models, challenging them to use both technical and perceptual skills to capture the human form. This program is suitable for all skill levels – beginners welcome. Please note that this course will feature both clothed and nude models.
Basic drawing materials (and easels) provided.
 
Cost: MEMBERS = $100 NON-MEMBERS = $125
 
Registration: Registration is required. Please call or come into OMAH to register for this course today! 705-326-2159 
 

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Lunch & Learn: Early Settlers Natural Cures

Wednesday, January 8, 2020 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm

Join OMAH’s own Samantha Bogart to learn about the household remedies from your grandmother’s recipe book. Try your hand at mixing your own remedies for cough, sore throat, congestion and stomach acid.  
Lunch & Learn is a monthly series of talks and hands-on making.  Come and learn with us, this is a fun and casual program with the promise of a few lighthearted moments and a great lunch. Beginners welcome! 
Space is limited, please register early.
Lunch will be catered and include a sandwich, salad, dessert. Please specify if a vegetarian meal is required. Lunch is prepared off-site; we cannot guarantee this is a nut or gluten-free facility. 
Dates: Wednesday January 8th 
Time: 12-2pm
Cost: MEMBERS = $20 GENERAL = $25
Registration: Registration is required. Please call or come into OMAH to register for this course today! 705-326-2159 
 

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Still Life: Drawing From The Vault

Thursday, January 9, 2020 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Ages 16+
Refine your drawing skills and learn a bit about history while you’re at it in this Still Life Drawing course. Each week will feature a new artifact directly from OMAH’s Vault. This course will be taught by Tanya Cunnington. 
Basic drawing materials (and easels) provided.
Dates: Thursdays, January 9th-January 30th (4 weeks)
Time: 6:00pm- 8:00pm
Cost: MEMBERS = $55 GENERAL = $65
Registration: Registration is required. Please call or come into OMAH to register for this course today! 705-326-2159 
 

Still Life: Drawing From The Vault

Thursday, January 16, 2020 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Ages 16+
Refine your drawing skills and learn a bit about history while you’re at it in this Still Life Drawing course. Each week will feature a new artifact directly from OMAH’s Vault. This course will be taught by Tanya Cunnington. 
Basic drawing materials (and easels) provided.
Dates: Thursdays, January 9th-January 30th (4 weeks)
Time: 6:00pm- 8:00pm
Cost: MEMBERS = $55 GENERAL = $65
Registration: Registration is required. Please call or come into OMAH to register for this course today! 705-326-2159 
 

Still Life: Drawing From The Vault

Thursday, January 23, 2020 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Ages 16+
Refine your drawing skills and learn a bit about history while you’re at it in this Still Life Drawing course. Each week will feature a new artifact directly from OMAH’s Vault. This course will be taught by Tanya Cunnington. 
Basic drawing materials (and easels) provided.
Dates: Thursdays, January 9th-January 30th (4 weeks)
Time: 6:00pm- 8:00pm
Cost: MEMBERS = $55 GENERAL = $65
Registration: Registration is required. Please call or come into OMAH to register for this course today! 705-326-2159 
 

Still Life: Drawing From The Vault

Thursday, January 30, 2020 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Ages 16+
Refine your drawing skills and learn a bit about history while you’re at it in this Still Life Drawing course. Each week will feature a new artifact directly from OMAH’s Vault. This course will be taught by Tanya Cunnington. 
Basic drawing materials (and easels) provided.
Dates: Thursdays, January 9th-January 30th (4 weeks)
Time: 6:00pm- 8:00pm
Cost: MEMBERS = $55 GENERAL = $65
Registration: Registration is required. Please call or come into OMAH to register for this course today! 705-326-2159 
 

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Crafter-noon: Gel Medium Transfers

Monday, January 20, 2020 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Looking to experiment with art? Get your hands dirty with new techniques on Monday Crafter-noons. 
On this Crafter-noon try out this simple technique for transferring images with gel medium. The thin nature and flexibility of the gel medium makes these image transfers perfect for incorporating into artworks, collage, jewelry and crafts. Email your black & white image to Olivia at programs@orilliamseum.org before the program, or bring a photo in!
Beginners welcome! Space is limited, please register early.
 
Dates: Monday, January 20th, 2-4pm 
Time: 2pm- 4pm
Cost: MEMBERS = $10       GENERAL = $15
Registration: Registration is required. Please call or come into OMAH to register for this course today! 705-326-2159 
 

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Wine & Paint Night With Tanya Cunnington

Friday, January 31, 2020 - 6:30pm to 9:00pm

Looking for a fun night out? Come to down to OMAH and make some art (and have a drink while you do it). Our artist instructor will gently guide you through the process of creating a masterpiece, even if you have never touched a paintbrush. Materials and two drinks are included in the class fee.
Experiment with colours and abstraction! Follow along step-by-step with the instructor or freestyle while you enjoy your wine!
Beginners welcome! Space is limited, please register early.
Dates: Friday January 31st, 6:30pm- 9pm
Time: 6:30pm- 9pm
Cost: Members = $30 General = $40
Registration: Registration is required. Please call or come into OMAH to register for this course today! 705-326-2159 
 

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Lunch and Learn: Back To Basics Watercolour Techniques

Wednesday, February 5, 2020 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm

Join OMAH’s own Olivia Rozema, with one of our school Education programs. You won’t be graded, but there is a lot to learn for all ages! Participants will practice a variety of watercolour techniques, explore colour theory, and will observe the reactions between other mediums and watercolor paints.
 
Lunch & Learn is a monthly series of talks and hands-on making.  Come and learn with us, this is a fun and casual program with the promise of a few lighthearted moments and a great lunch. Beginners welcome! 
Space is limited, please register early.
 
Lunch will be catered and include a sandwich, salad, dessert. Please specify if a vegetarian meal is required. Lunch is prepared off-site; we cannot guarantee this is a nut or gluten-free facility. 
Dates: Wednesday February 5th
Time: 12-2pm
Cost: MEMBERS = $20 GENERAL = $25
Registration: Registration is required. Please call or come into OMAH to register for this course today! 705-326-2159 
 

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Pottery Workshop with Rock Paper Poison

Thursday, February 6, 2020 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm

Join Bethany of Rock Paper Poison in this hands-on pottery workshop. In this program you will try your hand at decorating ceramic bowls with underglaze. Underglazes are used in pottery to paint designs and patterns that will show through the clear glaze covering them. 
Each participant will learn different underglaze techniques to decorate their very own bowl! At the end of the class Bethany will take the bowls to fire in a kiln and return the finished pieces to the museum for pick-up. No experience required.
Space is limited, please register early.
Dates: Thursday February 6th
Time: 6-9pm
Cost: MEMBERS = $50 GENERAL = $60
Registration: Registration is required. Please call or come into OMAH to register for this course today! 705-326-2159