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NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.  Internet access and a valid email address required. “WIN A FREE ART COURSE” contest begins on June 15, 2016 at 00:00:01 AM ET and ends on June 15, 2017 at 12:00:00 (noon) PM ET. Open to all legal residents of Quebec who are 18 years of age or more at the time of entry.
During the contest period, visit and complete the information requested in the registration form.
Total: 12 monthly prizes each consisting in a free art course worth up to $300 at the Montreal Art Centre/Griffintown Art School (ARV of all prizes $3,600.00). Limit: one entry per month and one prize per person during the contest period. Potential winners will be selected by random draws. The chances of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received during the applicable selection period. Mathematical skill-testing question applies. For details and full contest rules, visit

Choose from one of the following

at the Montreal Art Centre

and the Griffintown Art School!


There are many different painting courses at the Griffintown Art School. Painting the portrait, Painting I & II, Impressionism, Introduction to Painting Abstraction, Introduction to Acrylic Painting, Old master oil painting techniques, Finding your artistic voice.


Drawing and sketching techniques, Classical Drawing, Portraits From Life: A Classical Approach.


Learn about Wet in Wet Technique, Flat and Graded Wash Technique, Dry Brush Technique, Glazing Technique, Lifting O Technique, Spray Technique, Edge Softening. The instructor will help you create stunning paintings using a fresh and contemporary approach with watercolors.


Introduction to Hand Built Ceramics, This course is for teenagers and adults who wish to learn about working with clay. No experience or particular knowledge is required. Hand built ceramics all levels. This course is for anyone who is interested in working with clay.


Through demonstrations and individual guidance this mixed-media class will bring the student to look at art making in an unconventional way from trying different material to using unusual supports.


The human form, Sculpture with clay – The head, Open Studio Sculpture class.