Year-round, the gallery offers a range of educational and creative programs for adults. Attend a curator's lecture, take a guided tour of the collection, special exhibitions or our grounds, or get creative in a hands-on studio course. Register early, as space is limited.
We also offer watercolour, pastel and printmaking workshops for groups of ten to thirty. Book an afternoon of creative fun for your group at the McMichael!
A registration fee applies to all adult programs. Register early, as space is limited.
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Contemporary Landscape Painting, with John Leonard
Saturday, December 6 to Sunday, December 7 (2 classes)
10 am to 4:30 pm
An internationally exhibiting artist, John Leonard places great emphasis on personal style development while providing solid technical instruction based on painting demonstrations and in-gallery discussion on the Group of Seven’s landscapes.
Contemporary Landscape, Acrylic Painting with John Leonard
Saturday, March 21 to Sunday, March 22, 10 am to 4:30 pm, (two classes)
An internationally exhibiting artist and experienced professional, John Leonard places great emphasis on personal style development while providing solid technical instruction based on painting demonstrations and in-gallery discussion.
Painting Studio - Intermediate/Advanced Class, with Lorne McDermott
Tuesdays, April 21 to June 9, 6 to 9 pm (eight classes)
This studio allows participants to work on a subject matter of their own choosing (for example: landscape, portrait, still life) under the guidance of instructor Lorne McDermott.
Part of Studio Courses and Workshops
You can also pre-book your very own guided tour for groups of 15 or more. More info