Programs

Nid: 894

Adult Art Workshop: Abstract Intuitive Painting with Sue Miller

Tuesday, June 26, 2018 - 10:30am to 12:30pm

Date: Tuesday June 26, 2018

Time: 10:30am-12:30pm

Cost: $25 per participant

Break out of the box and loosen up to find your true creative voice. Using warm-up exercises, Sue will guide you through the process of using your intuition to create authentic art with acrylic paint. All materials provided.

This program is in association with the exhibition Primordial Waters, on at OMAH until July 15, 2018. 

Register for this program by contacting OMAH at 705-326-2159

For inquiries contact Brianne Gascho, Community & Visitor Engagement Coordinator, at programs@orilliamuseum.org

Nid: 926

LID Workshops by Parklane Landscapes

Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Wednesday June 27 and Tuesday September 11

Parklane Landscapes is offering a free workshop to learn how to build your own rain garden. They want to raise awareness about benefits of stormwater landscaping projects in residential homeowners in the City of Orillia. Children welcome! One of our Community Engagement Assistant's will guide them in eco-art making. These workshops are funded by the Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change.

These events are FREE but registration is required. Call 705-326-2159 to book your spot

For more information please contact Joanne Mohan of Parklane Landscapes at 705-426-4300 or info@parklanelandscapes.ca

Nid: 899

Summer Day Camp: The Canadian Art Experience Ages 6-9

Tuesday, July 3, 2018 - 9:00am to Friday, July 6, 2018 - 4:30pm

The Canadian Art Experience: Ages 6-9
July 3 – 6, 9:00am-4:30pm (no before or after care available) at the Orillia Museum of Art & History
 
Please note that this is a 4 day camp
 
Come and explore the arts of our wonderful country using clay, paint, pastel and more! From the vibrant works of Arthur Shilling to the landscapes of the Group of Seven, this camp is inspired by the art of our diverse nation.
 
Registration:
 
Orillia Resident $132.00 / Non-Resident $165
 
All registration is done online through the City of Orillia’s SUN registration system: 
 
 
 
For inquiries contact OMAH’s Community & Visitor Engagement Coordinator, Brianne Gascho, at 705-326-2159 ext. 104 or programs@orilliamuseum.org

Nid: 900

Summer Day Camps: The Canadian Art Experience - Ages 9-12

Monday, July 9, 2018 - 9:00am to Friday, July 13, 2018 - 4:30pm

The Canadian Art Experience: Ages 9-12
July 9-13 9:00am-4:30pm (no before or after care available) at the Orillia Museum of Art & History
 
 
Come and explore the arts of our wonderful country using clay, paint, pastel and more! From the vibrant works of Arthur Shilling to the landscapes of the Group of Seven, this camp is inspired by the art of our diverse nation.
 
Registration:
 
Orillia Resident $165.00 / Non-Resident $206.25 
 
All registration is done online through the City of Orillia’s SUN registration system: 
 
 
 
For inquiries contact OMAH’s Community & Visitor Engagement Coordinator, Brianne Gascho, at 705-326-2159 ext. 104 or programs@orilliamuseum.org

Nid: 927

Smiles of a Summer Night

Saturday, July 14, 2018 - 6:00pm to 9:30pm

Saturday, July 14, 2018, 6-9:30pm

Moose Factory of Orillia (MOFO) at 54 Western Avenue, Orillia ON

On the evening of Saturday, July 14, renowned Canadian artist Charles Pachter will host the second Smiles of A Summer Night art auction at his MOFO (Moose Factory of Orillia) studio. The event will feature the sale of 15 paintings and 25 prints. Many will be offered at well below their current market value and proceeds raised at this event will go towards aiding in the research and development of upcoming exhibitions at the Orillia Museum of Art & History. 

To RSVP and also reserve your auction paddle contact Ninette Gyorody at 705-326-2159 ext101 or by e-mail

Preview the auction catalogue by clicking HERE.

Nid: 901

Summer Day Camps: Printmaking, Painting n' More - Ages 6-9

Monday, July 16, 2018 - 9:00am to Friday, July 20, 2018 - 4:30pm

Printmaking, Painting n' More - Ages 6-9
July 16-20,  9:00am-4:30pm (no before or after care available) at the Orillia Museum of Art & History
 
 
Get ready to be creative and explore a variety of artistic styles, materials, and techniques! Printmaking, painting, drawing, and mixed-media are just some of the mediums 
we will work with at this day camp.
 
Registration:
 
Orillia Resident $165.00 / Non-Resident $206.25 
 
All registration is done online through the City of Orillia’s SUN registration system: 
 
 
 
For inquiries contact OMAH’s Community & Visitor Engagement Coordinator, Brianne Gascho, at 705-326-2159 ext. 104 or programs@orilliamuseum.org

Nid: 902

Summer Day Camps: Printmaking, Painting n' More - Ages 9-12

Monday, July 23, 2018 - 9:00am to Friday, July 27, 2018 - 4:30pm

Printmaking, Painting n' More - Ages 9-12
July 23-27,  9:00am-4:30pm (no before or after care available) at the Orillia Museum of Art & History
 
 
Get ready to be creative and explore a variety of artistic styles, materials, and techniques! Printmaking, painting, drawing, and mixed-media are just some of the mediums 
we will work with at this day camp.
 
Registration:
 
Orillia Resident $165.00 / Non-Resident $206.25 
 
All registration is done online through the City of Orillia’s SUN registration system: 
 
 
 
For inquiries contact OMAH’s Community & Visitor Engagement Coordinator, Brianne Gascho, at 705-326-2159 ext. 104 or programs@orilliamuseum.org

Nid: 903

Summer Day Camps: Young Artists: Behind the Scenes - Ages 11-14

Monday, July 30, 2018 - 9:00am to Friday, August 3, 2018 - 4:30pm

Young Artists: Behind the Scenes - Ages 11-14
July 30 - August 3,  9:00am-4:30pm (no before or after care available) at the Orillia Museum of Art & History
 
 
Calling all youth who love art! In this unique camp experience we will be fine-tuning our artistic skills in the studio using a variety of mediums, and will also be exploring the museum-world and how youth can make 
an impact in the arts!
 
Registration:
 
Orillia Resident $165.00 / Non-Resident $206.25 
 
All registration is done online through the City of Orillia’s SUN registration system: 
 
 
 
For inquiries contact OMAH’s Community & Visitor Engagement Coordinator, Brianne Gascho, at 705-326-2159 ext. 104 or programs@orilliamuseum.org

Nid: 904

Summer Day Camps: Fantastic Folk Art - Ages 6-9

Tuesday, August 7, 2018 - 9:00am to Friday, August 10, 2018 - 4:30pm

Fantastic Folk Art - Ages 6-9
August 7-10,  9:00am-4:30pm (no before or after care available) at the Orillia Museum of Art & History
 
Please note this is a 4 day camp
 
This program will immerse campers in local and 
international folk culture! We will experiment with different folk-arts traditions, including craft, music, and dance to make exciting works of art and learn new skills.
 
Registration:
 
Orillia Resident $132.00 / Non-Resident $165
 
All registration is done online through the City of Orillia’s SUN registration system: 
 
 
 
For inquiries contact OMAH’s Community & Visitor Engagement Coordinator, Brianne Gascho, at 705-326-2159 ext. 104 or programs@orilliamuseum.org

Nid: 910

Printmaking with Juliana Hawke

Sunday, August 12, 2018 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm

August 12, 1-4pm

The Interactive Stage at the Mariposa Folk Festival hosts a variety of different artistic talents. Join instructor Juliana Hawke for an afternoon of creative printmaking for teens and adults.