Avenue Road Arts School and The Mabin School Team Up for Summer Camps

Summer camps at The Mabin SchoolWelcome to an exciting new chapter at Avenue Road Arts School as we team up with The Mabin School for this year’s summer camps. This …

ARAS & CSI’s Collaborative Mural Project with Artist Frannie Potts

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Collaborative mural projectIn August 2023, Avenue Road Arts School partnered with the Centre for Social Innovation (CSI) and artist Frannie Potts to lead an engaging mural project with local youth. …

ARAS now Faculty & Student Show (2023)

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ARAS NowCelebrating Artistic Journeys and Creative ExchangeARAS now is a vibrant celebration of artistry unfolded within Avenue Road Arts School’s community. The ARAS now exhibition of August 2023 transcended the …

ARAS Artist Feature: Sam Paonessa | Plein Air Winner

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Celebrating excellence Sam Paonessa Triumphs at National Art CompetitionCelebrating Sam Paonessa’s Triumph in the 13th Annual PleinAir Salon Art CompetitionWe are overjoyed to share the exceptional news: our esteemed art …

Faculty & Student Art Show

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Celebrating Our Artistic CommunityFaculty & Student Art Show + Sale; ARAS nowDetailsExhibition dates: August 25th – August 30th Opening reception: Friday August 25th at 6pm Location: 460 Richmond Street WestAvenue …

ARAS Artist feature: Jessica Rysyk

Jessica Rysyk Play Video Jessica Rysyk is a Toronto-based visual artist that specializes in resin casting and mold making. Jessica finds interest in the peculiar beauty of capturing time and …

Refining & Finishing

Join Matt Tarini in his Portrait Painting class and learn how to work on refining and finishing your portraiture piece.

Painting a Soft Winter Sky

Master the art of painting a soft winter sky with Sam Paonessa with a demo from inside his Essentials in Landscape Painting class.

Monoprint using Oil Pastel

Join Rachel Crummey as she demonstrates how to create a monoprint using oil pastel inspired by the work of Wayne Thiebaud.