Programs

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Steelies Art Club

Tuesday, December 10, 2019 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm

Tuesdays in December/January (except Dec. 24th and 31st, 7 sessions total) 
5:30pm-7pm
For Ages 7-13.
Calling all kids who love art! Join us at OMAH for some art-making fun. At the Steelies Art Club we will learn new artistic techniques and skills taught by a practicing artist!. Get ready to paint, draw, sculpt, and much more!
 
Cost: 2 month block (9 sessions): Family Membership = $60 General = $75
      Drop-in: Family Membership = $10 General= $15
 
Registration: Pre-registration required. You can sign up by contacting the museum at 705-326-2159 or by visiting the front desk at OMAH.

Steelies Art Club

Tuesday, December 17, 2019 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm

Tuesdays in December/January (except Dec. 24th and 31st, 7 sessions total) 
5:30pm-7pm
For Ages 7-13.
Calling all kids who love art! Join us at OMAH for some art-making fun. At the Steelies Art Club we will learn new artistic techniques and skills taught by a practicing artist!. Get ready to paint, draw, sculpt, and much more!
 
Cost: 2 month block (9 sessions): Family Membership = $60 General = $75
      Drop-in: Family Membership = $10 General= $15
 
Registration: Pre-registration required. You can sign up by contacting the museum at 705-326-2159 or by visiting the front desk at OMAH.

Steelies Art Club

Tuesday, January 7, 2020 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm

Tuesdays in December/January (except Dec. 24th and 31st, 7 sessions total) 
5:30pm-7pm
For Ages 7-13.
Calling all kids who love art! Join us at OMAH for some art-making fun. At the Steelies Art Club we will learn new artistic techniques and skills taught by a practicing artist!. Get ready to paint, draw, sculpt, and much more!
 
Cost: 2 month block (9 sessions): Family Membership = $60 General = $75
      Drop-in: Family Membership = $10 General= $15
 
Registration: Pre-registration required. You can sign up by contacting the museum at 705-326-2159 or by visiting the front desk at OMAH.

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Life Drawing

Thursday, December 12, 2019 - 6:30pm to 9:30pm

Thursdays, November 7th – December 12th (6weeks)
6:30-9:30  
Age 16+
 
Discover the human form at OMAH’s Life Drawing program, and explore silhouette, movement, proportion and gesture. Our expert instructor will use traditional and contemporary approaches to guide participants in drawing live models, challenging them to use both technical and perceptual skills to capture the human form. This program is suitable for all skill levels – beginners welcome. Please note that this course will feature both clothed and nude models.
Basic drawing materials (and easels) provided.
 
Cost: MEMBERS = $100 NON-MEMBERS = $125
 
Registration: Registration is required. Please call or come into OMAH to register for this course today! 705-326-2159 
 

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STEMstudio: Get into Gear (Rubber Band Cars)

Saturday, December 14, 2019 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Saturday, December 14th, 2019  
1pm-3pm
Ages: 6-12
 
Science is everywhere, even in the studio! After experimenting with elasticity and simple machines we will make and decorate our own self-propelled rubber band car!
STEM is an acronym for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics.  In STEMstudio, kids will participate in a hands-on STEM activity then apply what they learned to art. This combination of art and science encourages kids to think critically and exercise their creativity.
 
For questions, contact Olivia Rozema: programs@orilliamuseum.org or call (705)326-2159 x 103
 
Cost: Family Membership = $5 General = $10
 
Registration: Pre-registration required. You can sign up by contacting the museum at 705-326-2159 or by visiting the front desk at OMAH.
 

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Baby Art Crawl

Thursday, December 19, 2019 - 10:30am to 11:30am

Thursday, December 19th, 2019  
10:30-11:30am
For children 0-3.
 
Art is for everyone!  Babies, toddlers and caregivers are invited for gallery tours and baby friendly art play. Engage your baby with art during an interactive and sensory tour of our art exhibits followed by hands-on art making in the studio! Please, wear play clothes.
 
$5 per family or free with a family membership.
 
 
 
Registration: Pre-registration required. You can sign up by contacting the museum at 705-326-2159 or by visiting the front desk at OMAH.

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Wild Winter Crafter-Noon

Monday, December 23, 2019 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

December 23rd & 27th
Looking to experiment with art? Get your hands dirty with new techniques on these winter Crafter-noon drop-ins. With a different technique on each day, there is always something to do at OMAH during the holiday break! All ages welcome!
Dates: December 23rd & 27th again on January 2nd & 3rd
Time: 2-3pm
Cost: MEMBERS = Free   GENERAL = $5
Registration: Registration is required. Please call or come into OMAH to register for this course today! 705-326-2159 

Wild Winter Crafter-Noon

Friday, December 27, 2019 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

December 23rd & 27th
Looking to experiment with art? Get your hands dirty with new techniques on these winter Crafter-noon drop-ins. With a different technique on each day, there is always something to do at OMAH during the holiday break! All ages welcome!
Dates: December 23rd & 27th again on January 2nd & 3rd
Time: 2-3pm
Cost: MEMBERS = Free   GENERAL = $5
Registration: Registration is required. Please call or come into OMAH to register for this course today! 705-326-2159 

Nid: 1204

Wild Winter Crafter-Noon

Thursday, January 2, 2020 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

January 2nd & 3rd, 2-3pm
Looking to experiment with art? Get your hands dirty with new techniques on these winter Crafter-noon drop-ins. With a different technique on each day, there is always something to do at OMAH during the holiday break! All ages welcome!
Dates: December 23rd & 27th again on January 2nd & 3rd
Time: 2-3pm
Cost: MEMBERS = Free   GENERAL = $5
Registration: Registration is required. Please call or come into OMAH to register for this course today! 705-326-2159 

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Family Fun Drop In

Sunday, January 5, 2020 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Every Sunday from 2-3 in January & February
Stop by the Orillia Museum of Art & History for our popular Family Fun Drop In program! $5 per family or free with a family membership. 
 
January:  This month, try your hand at sculpting! Use clay, wire, and relief techniques to turn your 2D works of art into 3D sculptures! Learn various sculpting methods as you take the chance to work with these unique materials!
 
February:  Get inspired by the works of Van Gogh, Monet, and many others this February as we dive into painting! Use acrylic and watercolour paints to learn about value, colour, and the differences between art styles!
 
Join us for the Family Day Weekend Family Fun Drop in and Tour, Sunday February 16th, 3-3:30
 
Cost per family: Family Membership = Free General = $5