Starting September 14th
Instructors: Lisa Wiklund
Program Dates: September 14th, 2017 - June 2018
Participants will experience a diverse range of art materials including drawing, painting, printmaking, collage, and sculpture. Throughout the program, various artistic approaches will be introduced to broaden the lens of what art can be. Children will explore the use of recycled and natural materials and will experiment with installation art and community-based practices such as public art and collaborative projects.
The Art Explorations program will also support participants in developing skills to keep a sketchbook, build a portfolio, and work on short and longer-term projects. Participants will have the opportunity to exhibit their work and share projects in community settings.
*Please look at our Registration and Policy pages for further information and our Important Dates page for holidays, performances, and other scheduling information.
Thursday 3:45-5:00 PM
Art Explorations (Grades 3-7)
Cost Per Month: $53.55 (Includes 5% Instalment Fee)
Cost Per Year: $510.00
Lisa Wiklund graduated from Cawthra Park’s Regional Arts Program in Visual Arts, and holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Media, Information & Technoculture from Western University. She has continued her arts education throughout her university career, taking both studio, digital design and art history classes. Lisa also comes from a music business background, and has worked in the Toronto music industry for a number of years. Originally from Mississauga, Ontario, Lisa moved to Whitehorse in November of 2017 and fell in love with the Yukon immediately. She can’t wait to experience more of what the territory has to offer and is excited to be a part of The Heart of Riverdale team!