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Fun, Affordable and Rewarding Art Classes

Our resident artist and art instructor, Francisco Castro Lostalo, engages and inspires his students. He typically teaches ten to fifteen techniques in each full six-week course.

We offer courses for adults from beginner to advanced levels, in Acrylic Painting, Acrylic and Resin Painting, Drawing, Watercolour Painting, Mosaics, and Fiberglass Sculpture.

Registration is limited to a maximum of four students per class, so that everyone receives personal attention and support.


  • Acrylic Painting - 6 weeks $270, or 4 weeks $190
  • Acrylic and Resin Painting - 6 weeks $375
  • Drawing - 6 weeks $195, or 4 weeks $140
  • Fiberglass Sculpture - 6 weeks $430
  • Mosaics - 6 weeks $390
  • Watercolour Painting - 6 weeks $195, or 4 weeks $140
     **HST extra**


Prices for Drawing, Watercolour Painting and Fibreglass Sculpture courses include all required materials and supplies.

Prices for Acrylic, Acrylic & Resin, and Mosaics courses include 3 canvases or painting panels for 6-week courses, or 2 for 4-week courses, as well as all other materials and supplies.


Two or more students registering together receive a 15% discount. Returning students receive a 10% discount.


The following courses are currently open for registration. All courses are held in 2-hour classes, the same day and time each week.

  Already Scheduled:

  • Acrylic Painting - 4 or 6 weeks
    Wednesdays, 7-9 pm, starting July 18
  Available for Scheduling:

  • Choose any medium you want, from our price list above.
  • Then choose from the list of Dates and Times below.
  • Six-week courses are available in all media.
    Four-week courses are available in Drawing, Watercolour Painting, or Acrylic Painting.
    Dates and Times:
  • Wednesdays 2-4 pm - available now
  • Wednesdays 7-9 pm - starting on or after August 29
  • Thursdays 2-4 pm - starting on or after July 12
  • Thursdays 7-9 pm - starting on or after September 13
  • Saturdays 10 am to 12 - available now
  • Saturdays 2-4 pm - available now


We're not yet set up for online registrations. In the meantime,
to register, please contact us.

We require your payment when you register. You can pay by email transfer, by phone using your credit card, or in person in our gallery using your debit or credit card or cash.

If you cancel 14 or more days before classes begin, you'll receive a full refund minus a 5% administrative charge. If you cancel fewer than 14 days before classes begin, you'll receive credit towards a future course or future purchase in the gallery. There is no refund or credit for missed classes.

In the event of disruptive or other unacceptable behaviour by a student, we reserve the right to cancel the student's registration and refund a pro-rated portion of the fee.

These terms may be changed without advance notice.