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Glenhyrst Art Gallery of Brant Announces Fall Schedule

Glenhyrst Art Gallery of Brant Announces Fall Schedule

Glenhyrst Art Gallery of Brant, located at 20 Ava Rd., recently announced their Fall Classes and Workshops Schedule for adults and youth. The non-profit organization is pleased to be able to offer the same level and variety of programming as previous years, with COVID-19 restrictions and enhanced safety precautions in place.

New COVID-19 policies include: reduced class sizes, less frequency of classes to allow for cleaning in between, and social distancing of 6 ft between all students in the classroom.

Classes for children include:

  •        S.T.E.A.M. (Science + Technology + Engineering + ART + Math)
  •        Saturday Art Studio
  •        Drawing Fundamentals
  •        Illustration Studio for Teens

Classes for adults include:

  •        Watercolour Painting
  •        Oil Painting
  •        Beginners Acrylic Painting
  •        Next Steps Acrylic Painting
  •        From Spark to Story
  •        Outdoor Photography
  •        Adobe InDesign: An Introduction
  •        Printmaking – Card-Making Workshop
  •        Driven to Abstraction
  •        Adventures in Memoir Writing

There is truly something for every budding and seasoned art enthusiast in the fall lineup at Glenhyrst. For $30, you can become an annual member at Glenhyrst which gives you discounts off the workshops listed above. If you are considering attending more than one workshop, it is recommended you become a member to receive the discounted rate.

If workshops aren’t really your thing, you can also check out Glenhyrst’s current exhibition: Flora & Fauna. This annual permanent collection exhibition is in collaboration with Brantford Potters’ Guild, Glenhyrst’s Curator & Head of Collections, Matthew Ryan Smith, and Permanent Collection Chair, David Leng. This exhibition pairs works from the Gallery’s collection of more than 600 artworks with selected pottery by Guild members. Based on the theme of flora and fauna, the exhibition creates a meaningful conversation between the Glenhyrst’s historical collection and new pottery. The exhibition runs until September 27, 2020. 

Upcoming exhibitions at Glenhyrst Art Gallery of Brant include: Paul Kneale (October 3 – November 29, 2020) and Vibrant Palette Student Exhibition (December 4 – January 1, 2021). 

Please visit the Glenhyrst Art Gallery of Brant website for more information about classes, to review their COVID-19 polices, and to register for upcoming programming.

 

Glenhyrst Art Gallery of Brant | 20 Ava Rd. Brantford, ON. N3T 5G9

Email info@glenhyrst.ca or call 519-756-5932

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