Summer Visual Arts Workshops at PJCC
Independent Study with Sadko Hadzihasanovic
Tuesday - Friday Jun 25 - 28 9:30-12:30pm & 12:30-3:30pm
Explore alternatives to traditional and classical approaches to figurative art while incorporating contemporary practice in painting today. Students will work from photos and imagination (no model). All levels.
Drawing Refresher with Kathryn Chelin
Tuesday - Thursday Jul 9 - 11 10:30am - 3:30pm
Drawing is a learned skill that anyone can achieve with a little direction and practice. Drawing Refresher is designed for beginners or students with previous experience who want to refine their skills the course will run July 9th, 10th and 11th from 10:30-3:30 at the JCC. The instruction will focus on the basic drawing and shading techniques including proportional measurement, perspective, composition and color theory. A variety of materials and subject matter will be used to promote creative exploration. So come out and learn to draw “like the masters” in a collaborative and nurturing environment!
Experimental Painting with an Accent on Abstract Leon Soriano CANCELLED
Monday - Wednesday Jul 15 - 17 10:30am - 3:30pm
A three day workshop designed to provide an intensive course building on skills acquired in class time. The course will focus on exploring collage, textural additives and stretching one’s focus beyond established boundaries. A discussion of colour and it’s use in the subject that one chooses will be discussed at length.
Independent Contemporary study with Sadko Hadzihasanovic
Monday - Friday Jul 29 - Aug 2 9:00am - 12:00pm & 12:30 - 3:30pm
Explore alternatives to traditional and classical approaches to figurative art while incorporating contemporary practices in painting. Students will work from the inspiration of photos and their imagination (no model).All levels.
Figure and Portrait Painting with Sadko Hadzihasanovic
Tuesday - Friday August 6 - 9 9:00am -12:00pm
Explore the vibrancy and transparency of this medium through a spontaneous and more contemporary approach to portrait painting. Students will learn to control the pigment, while learning about the interaction of colour, design, contrast, composition and texture as it pertains to watercolour portrait painting. All levels, beginner to advanced, are welcome to join.
(model fee included, material list provided)
Watercolor Painting: From Landscape to Abstraction with Sadko Hadzihasanovic
Tuesday - Friday August 6 - 9 12:30 - 3:30pm
Explore the vibrancy and transparency of this medium through a spontaneous and more contemporary approach to watercolour painting. Students will learn to control colours and texture as it pertains to watercolour painting. All levels welcome.
Unless otherwise specified by a program director or within any other documentation, the following cancellation policy and JCC Credit timetable applies to all Prosserman JCC programs:
For Programs that Meet Fewer Than 3 Times
Due to the costs and booking commitments associated with short-term programs, we regret that we cannot offer any JCC Credit for programs, classes, or events that meet fewer than three times per programming season. Additionally, The Prosserman JCC cannot be responsible for providing make-ups or issuing any credit for programs missed as a result of personal scheduling conflicts, illness, emergencies, or other circumstances beyond our control. If you are unable to attend a program in this category, we encourage you to consider your registration fee a form of support for the Prosserman JCC, helping to sustain wonderful programs.
For Programs that Meet 3+ Times
You may receive JCC Credit for withdrawal from a program when your cancellation request conforms to the timetable outlined below. Please note there is a $15 processing fee for all transfers and cancellations.
- Full JCC Credit will be granted for withdrawal from a Prosserman JCC program when a written request is received at least one week before the date of the first class.
- 50% JCC Credit will be granted for withdrawal from a JCC program when a written request is received before the second class.
- After the second class, JCC Credit cannot be granted. (However, you may transfer from one class to another of equal or lesser value if there is space available and with the program director's approval.)
- All cancellation requests must be submitted in writing to: Prosserman JCC 9600 Bathurst Street, Vaughan Ontario, L6A 3Z8, Attn: Registration; or by e-mail to [email protected] Please allow three to four weeks for processing of your cancellation request.
*All JCC programs and events are subject to change or cancellation. However, in the event that the JCC must cancel its own program, refunds will be issued. The policy articulated here applies to Prosserman JCC only, and does not apply to Centre Camp, Prosserman JCC daycare and preschool or Prosserman JCC Fitness and Health.
In order to receive the member discount on programs, the Prosserman JCC requires that participants be active members at the time of registration and throughout the duration of the registered program(s).
Please be advised that the Prosserman JCC operates on a JCC Credit only policy and does not issue any refunds unless otherwise advised and approved by a program director.
JCC Credit applied to your JCC account can be redeemed for any program at the JCC (not including Centre Camp and Prosserman JCC daycare and preschool), can be used by any family member on your account, and carries no expiration date.
Registration for Prosserman JCC programs closes one week before the start date of a course. For some classes we accept registrations until the program has reached 50% of its classes.
We recommend registering as early as possible, as many programs have limited space, and other programs depend upon a certain enrollment number to ensure they will run. Your place in a program can only be guaranteed when accompanied by payment.