Tuesdays: Skateboard Building with Oasis Skateboard Factory
April 16 – June 4, 2019, 4-6 pm
Learn how to make a board from scratch and take it home for keeps with youth from Oasis Skateboard Factory. 25 Spaces for the entire program: First come first serve for registration on the first day of the program
OSF is a Toronto District School Board alternative school reengagement program where students run a skateboard business / professional design studio.
Wednesdays: House Dancing with Warehouse Jacks
April 24 – June 19, 2019, 4-7 pm
Learn House dance styles and techniques while hanging out in an inclusive environment. Led by House Dance crew Warehouse Jacks.
Warehouse Jacks is a growing community of dancers, DJ’s, artists, and open minded individuals that come together on many platforms to shed light on House music and culture in Toronto. Many individuals are well travelled, trained in House, come from different dance backgrounds or are local community House music enthusiasts. The Jacks have thrown events, represented the name in competitions world wide, and are looking to grow and share this family with Toronto. We want to show that House is a feeling and not just movement that can be enjoyed by everybody.
Thursdays: Clay and Ceramics with Ness Lee
April 18 – June 20, 2019, 4-6 pm
Exercise creativity and relax as we go through many basic techniques in hand building with clay with local artist Ness Less. Projects include pinch pot piggy banks, geometric vessels, brooches and much more!
Ness Lee is an illustrator/artist based in Toronto. Her Illustrations have been chosen for award publications such as American Illustration 35 and The Society of Illustrators 57 and has exhibited her works at galleries in Toronto, New York, Boston and Tokyo. Ness Lee graduated from The Ontario College of Art and Design with a Bachelors of Design in Illustration. She has continued to explore her practice using a wide range of mediums such as ceramics, drawing, painting and mixed media sculpture. She is currently represented by Art Works Consulting.