Character Design Tutorials by Graphic Designer, Huzaifa

View a 13 Character Design Series focused on basic fundamentals and drawing theory. Each video will help break down common drawing barriers and allow beginners and newcomers to use simple tools and ideas to communicate their amazing ideas onto a blank canvas. Whether you want to be a professional artist one day or design as a hobby, this series is for you.

These tutorials are funded by Art Reach and Toronto Arts Council.

Art and Self Care Workshops

Art Ignite is offering 8 workshops art and self-care workshops from May 2nd to June 20th. These will happen online every Saturday from 10:30 – 1. To register, email Tasneem@artignite.ca.

Session 1 – Paint your favourite quote

Session 2 – Tattoos

Session 3 – Enhancing Creativity through Meditation

Session 4 – What is love?

Session 5 – A Letter for your Creative Self

Session 6 – You’re the hero

Session 7 – What’s in your future?

Session 8 – What’s inside you?

These workshops will culminate with an exhibition. Location and date TBD.

This is a Cultural Hotspot project in partnership with the City of Toronto.

Youth Ignite – Fall/Winter 2019

No registration required

Drop-in hours every Thursday from 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm

Flemingdon Health Centre, 10 Gateway Blvd. Small program room, 2nd floor

This is an inclusive space for youth between 14 and 19 years old with mentorship from professional artists. Join us for art workshops to learn more about watercolour, oil, and acrylic painting techniques, or just come during open studio days to work on your own artwork. Materials provided and no experience necessary. Come to create, experiment, and exchange ideas!

For questions email: cecilia@artignite.ca

October 17 – Acrylic Painting Workshop with Maggie Broada

November 7 – Watercolour Painting Workshops with Tasneem Dairywala

November 14 – Watercolour Painting Workshops with Tasneem Dairywala

November 21 – Watercolour Painting Workshops with Tasneem Dairywala

November 28 – Watercolour Painting Workshops with Tasneem Dairywala

December 6 – Watercolour Painting Workshops with Tasneem Dairywala

December 13 – Watercolour Painting Workshops with Tasneem Dairywala 

In partnership with Flemingdon Health Centre, Art Reach, Toronto Arts Council and Ontario Arts Council

Seniors Ignite – Fall/Winter 2019

No registration required

Drop-in hours every Friday from 10:30am to 1:00pm

Flemingdon Park Library’s Auditorium, 2nd floor, 29 St Dennis Drive

This is an inclusive space with mentorship from a professional artist for anyone wanting to create, experiment or exchange ideas. Painting and drawing supplies are provided, but you’re welcome to bring your own.

For questions email: cecilia@artignite.ca

October 18 – TBD with Jessie Lee

November 8 – Watercolour Painting Workshops with Tasneem Dairywala  

November 15 – Watercolour Painting Workshops with Tasneem Dairywala  

November 22 – Watercolour Painting Workshops with Tasneem Dairywala  

November 29 – Watercolour Painting Workshops with Tasneem Dairywala 

In partnership with Toronto Arts Council and Flemingdon Park Library

More Winter Workshops!

This winter, we’re offering you two new art and mindfulness workshops!

 

Art Through Colour Reverie

with Akshata Naik

March 2, 10:30 am to 12:30 pm

Time for Me

with Joan Saldanha

March 2, 1 pm to 3 pm

 

To register, email Tasneem@ artignite.ca before Friday, February 22. Space is limited.

Flemingdon Health Centre, 10 Gateway Blvd

In partnership with Art Starts and Flemingdon Health Centre

To find out more, click here.

Our 1 Year Exhibition

Art Ignite’s summer exhibition will be showcasing works from all the programs that have happened in the past year. Join us for light snacks and drinks as we celebrate Art Ignite’s one year anniversary and the wonderful art created by the Flemingdon Park Community.

Saturday, August 25

1 to 4 pm

Flemingdon Park Library’s Auditorium (2nd floor), 29 St Dennis Drive

In partnership with Ontario Arts Council, Inspirit Foundation, North York Arts and Flemingdon Park Library