Programs

Nid: 1111

Steelies Art Club

Tuesday, November 26, 2019 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm

Dates: Tuesdays in October/November

October 1st-November 26th, 9 sessions total 

5:30pm-7pm

 

Calling all kids who love art! Join us at OMAH for some art-making fun. At the Steelies Art Club we will learn new artistic techniques and skills taught by a practicing artist!. Get ready to paint, draw, sculpt, and much more! For Ages 7-12.
 

Cost:

2 month block (9 sessions):

MEMBERS = $80

NON-MEMBERS = $95

Drop-in:

MEMBERS = $10

NON-MEMBERS = $15

Registration: Pre-registration required. You can sign up by contacting the museum at 705-326-2159 or by visiting the front desk at OMAH.

 

 

Nid: 1150

Life Drawing

Thursday, November 28, 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 
 

Life Drawing

Thursday, December 5, 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 
 

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 
 

Nid: 1105

OMAH Tour

Friday, November 29, 2019 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm

The Orillia Museum of Art & History has volunteer lead tours every Friday. The tours alternate every week between Tours of The Historic Sir Sam Steele Memorial Building and Gallery Tours.
 

please call ahead 705-326-2159 or email programs@orlliamuseum.org to find out which tour will happen that week! Tours are $5 a person or free with a membership. To learn more about OMAH's membership options, please click here https://www.orilliamuseum.org/support/membership.

Nid: 1153

Stamped Holiday Cards with Samantha Dewaele

Saturday, November 30, 2019 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Saturday, November 30th, 2019
10 am-12 pm
 
Mix & Match stamps and make holiday cards with Samantha Dewaele of The Paper Forest. Participants will make a rubber stamp using a technique called linocut carving. Using your stamp you will use colourful inks to make a series of holiday cards. 
Beginners welcome! 
 
Cost: MEMBERS = $20 General = $30
 
Registration: Registration is required. Please call or come into OMAH to register for this course today! 705-326-2159 

Nid: 1146

Family Fun Drop In

Sunday, December 1, 2019 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Sundays in November & December 1st
2-3 pm 
 
Stop by the Orillia Museum of Art & History for our popular Family Fun Drop In program! $5 per family or free with a family membership. 
 
This November have a go at the timeless art of printmaking! Create a collograph, try out monotyping, and use fallen leaves and other natural materials to make your very own autumnal prints!
 
Cost per family: Family Membership = Free General = $5
 
 
Santa Claus Parade Family Fun Drop-In & Tour
 
Stop by the Orillia Museum of Art & History for our popular Family Fun Drop In program! 
 
Join us from 2-3 for a special holiday themed art activity. The art activity will be followed by a tour of the museum.
 
 
 
Cost per family: Family Membership = Free General = $5
 
 

Nid: 1141

Steelies Art Club

Tuesday, December 3, 2019 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm

Tuesdays in December/January (except Dec. 24th and 31st, 7 sessions total) 
5:30pm-7pm
For Ages 7-13.
Calling all kids who love art! Join us at OMAH for some art-making fun. At the Steelies Art Club we will learn new artistic techniques and skills taught by a practicing artist!. Get ready to paint, draw, sculpt, and much more!
 
Cost: 2 month block (9 sessions): Family Membership = $80 General = $95
      Drop-in: Family Membership = $10 General= $15
 
Registration: Pre-registration required. You can sign up by contacting the museum at 705-326-2159 or by visiting the front desk at OMAH.

Steelies Art Club

Tuesday, December 10, 2019 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm

Tuesdays in December/January (except Dec. 24th and 31st, 7 sessions total) 
5:30pm-7pm
For Ages 7-13.
Calling all kids who love art! Join us at OMAH for some art-making fun. At the Steelies Art Club we will learn new artistic techniques and skills taught by a practicing artist!. Get ready to paint, draw, sculpt, and much more!
 
Cost: 2 month block (9 sessions): Family Membership = $80 General = $95
      Drop-in: Family Membership = $10 General= $15
 
Registration: Pre-registration required. You can sign up by contacting the museum at 705-326-2159 or by visiting the front desk at OMAH.

Nid: 1151

Lunch & Learn: Instructor TBA

Wednesday, December 4, 2019 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm

Wednesday December 4th, 2019
12-2pm
 
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. We can accommodate vegetarian and gluten free. Please specify if either are required.
 
Cost: MEMBERS = $20 NON-MEMBERS = $25
Registration: Registration is required. Please call or come into OMAH to register for this course today! 705-326-2159