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Series Summer Arts School will fulfill all your art needs - from complete beginner to advanced, we have classes to suit all! Immerse yourself in your art as you meet others who share your passion. We offer five-day workshops running Monday to Friday, as well as one-day courses, evening and afternoon options. Explore, create and have fun.

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Experience the art of lost wax bronze casting using the Red Deer Polytechnic Foundry. This is a hands-on course where you take your ideas from ske ...  View More

Start date: 07/18/22

End date: 07/29/22

Schedule : Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM; 10 sessions; starting 7/18/2022, ending 7/29/2022

Tuition: $965.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

 
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Glass Bead Making 101 is a 5-day class welcoming and encouraging both shiny new beginners and repeat offenders to the colourful and amazing practi ...  View More

Start date: 07/11/22

End date: 07/15/22

Schedule : Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM; 5 sessions; starting 7/11/2022, ending 7/15/2022

Tuition: $725.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

 
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This class is intended for lamp workers with some experience at the torch. You will learn how to make poppy, single petal and double petal flower ...  View More

Start date: 07/18/22

End date: 07/22/22

Schedule : Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM; 5 sessions; starting 7/18/2022, ending 7/22/2022

Tuition: $725.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

 
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If I had a hammer and a bunch of other tools, I’d be making jewellery at home. This is a beginner level for those interested in jewellery metalsmit ...  View More

Start date: 07/11/22

End date: 07/15/22

Schedule : Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM; 5 sessions; starting 7/11/2022, ending 7/15/2022

Tuition: $620.00

Materials Cost: $99.00

 
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Filigree is an ancient technique that involves the creation of lace-like jewellery from fine silver wires. In this workshop, you will learn the ba ...  View More

Start date: 07/18/22

End date: 07/22/22

Schedule : Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM; 5 sessions; starting 7/18/2022, ending 7/22/2022

Tuition: $620.00

Materials Cost: $95.00

 
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Take your metal sculpture to the next level using stained glass to bring it alive. Build your metal sculpture and then learn the copper foil metho ...  View More

Start date: 07/25/22

End date: 07/29/22

Schedule : Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM; 5 sessions; starting 7/25/2022, ending 7/29/2022

Tuition: $575.00

Materials Cost: $60.00

 
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This workshop will put the instructional emphasis on the very beginning of using a potter's wheel with the use of tools, sills and general informa ...  View More

Start date: 07/11/22

End date: 07/15/22

Schedule : Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM; 5 sessions; starting 7/11/2022, ending 7/15/2022

Tuition: $625.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

 
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Explore off-round and assembled forms in your pottery, using both wheel-thrown and hand-building techniques. Create pots with balance, gesture,  a ...  View More

Start date: 07/18/22

End date: 07/22/22

Schedule : Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM; 5 sessions; starting 7/18/2022, ending 7/22/2022

Tuition: $615.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

 
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Explore off-round and assembled forms in your pottery, using both wheel-thrown and hand-building techniques. Create pots with balance, gesture, an ...  View More

Start date: 07/25/22

End date: 07/29/22

Schedule : Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM; 5 sessions; starting 7/25/2022, ending 7/29/2022

Tuition: $615.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

 
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Have you always wanted to build a project out of metal and didn't know where to start? This class will give you the basic welding skills and tools ...  View More

Start date: 07/18/22

End date: 07/22/22

Schedule : Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM; 5 sessions; starting 7/18/2022, ending 7/22/2022

Tuition: $575.00

Materials Cost: $30.00

 
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This course will open the door into the exploration of various combinations, mixed media with an emphasis on water soluble paints and mediums, as ...  View More

Start date: 07/18/22

End date: 07/22/22

Schedule : Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM; 5 sessions; starting 7/18/2022, ending 7/22/2022

Tuition: $575.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

 
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In this exciting class, you will be introduced to creating stunning and dramatic ways to depict buildings in soft pastel (chalk). Working step-by- ...  View More

Start date: 07/25/22

End date: 07/29/22

Schedule : Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM; 5 sessions; starting 7/25/2022, ending 7/29/2022

Tuition: $545.00

Materials Cost: $25.00

 
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