Welcome to the Museum’s School of Art!
To safely resume its activities during the pandemic, the Education and Wellness Department has decided to offer an abridged online program of our most popular workshops through the Zoom platform (link coming soon). Each class will be recorded and available throughout the entire week after the class if you happen to miss it.
This series of workshops will look at ornaments as a universal language in decorative arts and design. Participants will analyze ornaments from all cultures and backgrounds, including pieces from the Museum's decorative arts and design collection. Transform, reinterpret, or imagine a multitude of new options to create new ornaments.
Please note that this class is giving in French only.
Instructor: Mohammed Makhfi, artist, calligrapher and art educator.
To facilitate participation, our instructors have ordered materials kits through our partner DeSerres, which you can purchase on-line and have delivered to your door or arrange to pick up at a DeSerres location. Prices vary according to the selection of materials.
There is a minimum of 5 participants and a maximum of 8 participants for each series. If the minimum is not reached, the series will be cancelled.
Cancellation policy: Cancellations made seven (7) business days or more before the first class of your registered workshop will be refunded in full, less a $50 administrative fee. No refunds will be granted for cancellations made less than seven(7) business days before the activity begins, unless the cancellation is made for unavoidable circumstances, in which case fees will be refunded in full.
Drawing of Mohammed Makhfi.