Winter Classes

Join us every season for artist-led classes at the MacLaren! Get inspired by the Art Gallery’s collection and exhibitions and create art in a large, fully-equipped, sunlight-filled studio space on the Gallery’s main floor. All MacLaren classes are taught by professional practicing artists from the region, who are experienced teachers. Start thinking art and register today at www.maclarenart.com, call (705) 721-9696 or visit us in person at 37 Mulcaster Street, Barrie. MacLaren members receive a 10% discount on registration fees. 

*All classes will be in person in accordance with health guidelines*

Art Classes for Children at the Gallery

Drawing pencils and a sketchbook

Master Drawers (ages 6 to 9)

January 29 – March 5, 2022
Saturdays: 10:00 – 11:30 am, 6 workshops
Location: Education Centre

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Child sitting at desk painting

Perfect Prints (ages 10 to 13)

January 23 – March 13, 2022
Sundays: 10:00 – 11:30 pm
8 workshops
Location: Education Centre

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PA Day

PA Days: Stories of Art (ages 6 to 11)

Friday January 28, 2022
9:00am – 5:00pm, 1 workshops
Location: Education Centre and Barrie Public Library

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Art Classes for Families at the Gallery

Mother and daughter creating artwork in family workshop

Family Sundays

January 9 – March 27, 2022
Sundays: 1:30 – 3:00 pm
12 workshops
Location: Education Centre

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Mother and daughter creating artwork in family workshop

Family Day

Monday, February 21, 2022
1:30 – 3:00 pm, 1 workshop
Location: Education Centre

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Art Classes for Adults at the Gallery

Christmas Ornaments

Creative Ceramics with Bethany Scott

February 5 – March 26, 2022
Saturdays: 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
8 workshops
Location: Education Centre

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Christmas Ornaments

Observational Drawing with Andrew Maize

January 17 to March 7, 2022
Mondays: 5:00 – 7:00 pm, 8 workshops; Some Live Models
Location: Education Centre

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