Hours: Tues - Fri 10 am - 5 pm Sat 11 am - 5 pm  |  Address: 15-305 Main Street, Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 2B4  |  Phone: (867) 667-4080

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Pysanky Easter Eggs (Adults)

Sorry this class is FULL

Instructed by: 
Sheelah Tolton

Dates: Saturday April 13
Times: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Regular Price: $85+GST
Member Discount: $76.50+GST 
Supplies included
Ages: 16+

Register in person or over the phone, 867-667-4080.
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Learn how to make Ukrainian Easter Eggs, aka Pysanky, in this workshop. You will learn about the history and tradition of making Pysanky reaching back to pre-Christian Ukraine, followed by a demonstration of the hot wax resist a dye technique. You will then start your own Pysanky with the support of the instructor. Examples of patterns will be provided, but students are encouraged to experiment and create their own one of a kind Easter egg.

Dirty Pours (March)

Sorry this class is now FULL

Instructed by:
 Kathy Piwowar

Dates: Saturday March 30
Times: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Regular Price: $70+GST
Member Discount: $63+GST
Bring your own canvas
Ages: 14+





Register in person or over the phone, 867-667-4080.
Registration is available starting Saturday December 1.
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You do not have to be an artist to create a beautiful abstract painting; anyone can do this. This workshop will teach you the "dirty pour" technique which is layers of paint poured from a cup.

Pysanky Easter Eggs

One Spot Left!

Instructed by: 
Sheelah Tolton

Dates: Saturday April 13
Times: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Regular Price: $85+GST per adult
Member Discount: $76.50+GST per adult
Supplies included
Ages: 16+




Register in person or over the phone, 867-667-4080.
For more information email, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Learn how to make Ukrainian Easter Eggs, aka Pysanky, in this workshop. You will learn about the history and tradition of making Pysanky reaching back to pre-Christian Ukraine, followed by a demonstration of the hot wax resist a dye technique. You will then start your own Pysanky with the support of the instructor. Examples of patterns will be provided, but students are encouraged to experiment and create their own one of a kind Easter egg.

Intro to Acrylics: Painting Colourful Landscapes

Sorry this class is now FULL

Instructed by: 
Maya Rosenberg

Dates: Thursday February 21 - March 28
Times: 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Regular Price: $200+GST 
Member Discount: $180+GST 
Most supplies included
Ages: 12+

 

Register in person or over the phone, 867-667-4080.
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Art should be fun, light, and inspiring. In this series of classes, we'll learn to paint vivid landscapes inspired from the local Yukon scenery, learn basic acrylic painting techniques, colour theory, how to get creative, and the elements and tools necessary to paint your own piece. We'll focuses on nature's rejuvenating and inspiring qualities while creating each a few masterpieces through out the art classes to take home. The classes will be fully instructed step by step with landscape artist Maya Rosenberg.

Intro to Pottery - level l

Sorry this class is now FULL

Instructed by:
 Larry DuGuay

Dates: April 3 - May 15
Times: 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Regular Price: $275+GST
Member Discount: $247.50+GST
Supplies not included
Ages: 14+




Register in person or over the phone, 867-667-4080.
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Online registration coming soon.

This Introduction to Pottery is a seven-week course demonstrating the steps and skills required for wheel throwing, start to finish. This course includes learning to wedge and centering clay, throwing basic shapes and vessels, and basic dip glazing. Participants learn the terminology and beginning techniques to get them started to practice on their own.

Screen Printing 101

One Spot Left!

Instructed by: 
Rebekah Senko

Dates: April 26 & 27
Times: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Regular Price: $150+GST 
Member Discount: $135+GST 
All supplies included
Ages: 12+

Register in person or over the phone, 867-667-4080.
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Participants learn about equipment, tools and materials used for screen-printing and how to properly maintain each. At the end of this course, everyone will know how to coat, expose and reclaim screens, create film positives by hand and print one-colour designs. This is a great beginner set up to understand how the technical screen printing process works.

Mother's Day Painting in Pairs

mothers day poster

 

Instructed by: Maya Rosenberg
Date: Sunday May 12
Times: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Regular price: $160+gst (per pair)
Member price: $144+gst (per pair)
Supplies, alcohol and appetizers provided
Ages: 19+   

 

Registration Begins April 2nd @ 10:00 am. 
To register call, 867-667-4080 or visit Arts Underground, 15-305 Main Street.
Yukon Art Society members receive a 10% discoun.                  

A sociable and lighthearted class to celebrate a special friendship; one between you and the mother figure in your life. Together, you will paint a diptych (two-piece) landscape with a specific colour palette. Maya will guide you through mixing colours, plotting out your landscape, adding details and using specific tools and materials. This is an easy class focused on pairs enjoying an afternoon together as friends. 



Summer Skirt Workshop

How to sew a Circle Skirt Instructed by: Audrey Sawyer
Dates: Saturday May 4 
Times: 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Regular Price: $100+GST 
Member Discount: $90+GST 
Some supplies not included
Ages: 14+

Registration begins, Tuesday April 2 @ 10:00 am
To register please call, 867-667-4080
Yukon Art Society members receive a 10% discount

This is a one-day workshop teaching you to create and tailor your own summer skirt from a pattern. Everyone will learn the strategy to cutting, placing, aligning and sewing the fabric into a summer skirt. Decide on a solid colour or funky repeat pattern to compliment your personality and sense of style. All levels welcome.

Creating a summer skirt is as easy as follows:
   - Cutting the fabric
   - Assembling the pieces
   - Preparing the waist band
   - Gathering or pleating the top of the skirt
   - Attaching the skirt body to the waistband
   - Inserting the elastic and finishing the waistband
   - Hemming the bottom edge of the skirt

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