Sewing: Paper Piecing Quilted Pillow

Join Margo for a three week quilting course and learn the technique of paper piecing! Paper piecing is a popular technique that creates fun patterns by sewing fabric to foundation paper. You can choose between two options of creating a Canada Day pillow or an adorable Ice Cream pillow! (You can certainly try your hand at both if you wish!) …

Sewing: Tote Time!

It is tote time! Join Margo at the next sewing class as she leads you through making your very own tote bag. This three week course will help you navigate pattern reading, cutting, sewing and adding the final details of a versatile, useful tote! Once you make one, you can make more for friends and family! Tuesdays, 6:30-8:30pm • March …

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Intro to Video and Film-making

Love creating videos? Are you a movie addict? Are you think about going to school for film? This course is perfect for you! Join film-maker Michael Mohan for an exciting two-week course in filmmaking. With a small class size of only four participants, this is the perfect way to get one-on-one experience in creating films! This introductory course teaches the …

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Anime Drawing for Teens

Want learn more about and how to draw in the anime style? Join instructor Stephanie McHugh for this new workshop designed for teens 13 & up! In the course we will cover topics like animation history, great anime movies, different styles, and learning how to draw anime. The course will consist of one-on-one instruction and time to develop your own …

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Pottery on the Wheel

Try your hand at making your own clay works of functional art in Greater Saint John’s community arts centre’s pottery studio. Sign up now and join professional potters Molly Davidson, Joanna Pottle, and Helen Stanley for these fantastic classes, working on the wheel and handbuilding! Space is limited to only four students per class for plenty of time on the wheel …

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Make Some Mugs!

Everyone loves to enjoy their beverages in handmade mugs. In this class, students will join Helen Stanley to make a set of mugs on the wheel, learn creative handbuilding techniques, and sculpt unique handles for their mugs. Make them tall or wide, ornate or simple. Step into the rhythm of making your own ceramics and see your ideas come to …

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Storm Policy

With the arrival of more wintery weather, please note these reminders about our Storm Policy: General Storm Policy Our general policy for weekdays is if school is closed in Anglophone School District South, SJAC galleries and offices are closed for the day, and events and workshops are cancelled/postponed. SJAC will update our telephone voicemail message first (call 506-633-4870), and our website …

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Art with Amy (Kids 5-8)

Mini artists ages 5-8 will enjoy this creative adventure with artist and educator Amy Ash – a blend of art skills and fun to encourage little hands and creative minds! Each Session: Saturdays, 10am-12pm SPRING SESSION 1: March 16 – April 27, 2019 (6 weeks, skips April 20, Easter weekend) • Cost: $90 • All Supplies Included (If you register online, …

Quilt with Margo: XOXO Quilt

Ready to begin a new hobby of quilting? SJAC is proud to welcome back sewing expert Margo Duff for a fun introduction to this time-honoured skill! In this six week course, Margo will introduce and walk you through the basic steps of quilting and guide you as you create a simple, but beautiful quilt from start to finish – this …

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Art in Action (Kids 9-12)

Join artist and educator Amy Ash for art adventures! Young artists ages 9-12 will enjoy personalized visual art projects with Amy – a blend of practical art skills and forays into imagination to encourage creative development. Each Session: Saturdays, 1-3pm SPRING SESSION 1: March 16 – April 27, 2019 (6 weeks, skips April 20, Easter weekend) • Cost: $90 • All …