We offer a variety of workshops and art classes!
Click the “BOOK NOW” button below each description to join in on scheduled workshops. To request a private workshop for groups of 8 or more, email email@example.com or call 519-991-3747 to setup your private workshop!
Recommended for ages 4 - 10 years old.
Making slime is so much fun! But what a mess, am I right? Don’t want to have to clean this up in your own house, but want to your child to indulge in the experience? Here’s your chance!
Combine and customize your very own batches of slime! Decorate a jar to take home your slime and let’s have some fun!
EDIBLE PLAY &CREATE
Caregiver required, recommended for ages 18 months to 4 years old.
Do you have a toddler that puts everything in their mouth from paint, to dirt, to playdough? Come play and create with us!
For this hour long workshop we will be using all edible materials! Expect edible finger paints, chocolate play dough, rainbow spaghetti, a citrus water table, and so much more. You will be able to unleash your messy toddler into a world of exploration where tasting is SAFE and welcomed.
PRESCHOOL ART PLAY
Caregiver required, recommended for ages 2-5 years old.
Every Wednesday come experience messy process play at The Art Lab! This is perfect for a first time art experience for the little artist and their parent/caregiver. Our workshop is all about processed based, colourful, artistic fun! Come dive into our world of mixing, pouring, touching, scribbling and exploring all the messy material we can find! Our playful and child-led approach allows children the freedom to explore the studio at their own pace.
TIE DYE, SPLATTER & SPIN ART
Ages 6+, no supervision required. Adults are encouraged to sign up and join.
Are you looking to add a touch of colour to your life? Look no further! Tie Dye is a form of art and makes everyone smile and feel good! This will be more of an old school basic tie dye workshop with rubber bands, good dyes & great vibes. We will be making mini tie dye spin art as well. Workshop includes t-shirt and all of the required supplies. If you'd like to bring another shirt to tie dye, you are more than welcome. Just make sure it is 100% cotton :)
KIDS OPEN STUDIO
Designed especially for young artists ages 4-12 years old. Children have access to a wide range of inspiring materials and a variety of ways to explore them. Along with special featured activities and materials, centres may include: play dough and clays, drawing, painting and printmaking, beading, collage and construction, and more. Children may move freely between different activity centres, spending as little or as much time as they choose at each.
POUR PAINTING WORKSHOP
Recommended for ages 6 years old and up.
Unpredictable yet incredibly beautiful when finished, mesmerizing and therapeutic to try. Come and enjoy this experience at The Art Lab, where you can try this technique without worrying about the mess, the stress and the supplies.
You will walk away with:
two beautiful 8x10 canvases *please note there may be a 1 day drying time so you may have to pick up your canvas on another day if it does not dry in time.
STREET ART WORKSHOP
Have you ever wanted to make your own street art inspired canvas? Don't know where to start? Let us help you! Workshop is designed for ages 13+
In this 4 step workshop, you will be layering a 16" x 20" canvas in steps using spray paint, stencils, lettering, and acrylic paint details. Inspiration is drawn from various well known street artists and there are no mistakes, or wrong way to do this. This is an open-ended project with no specific end product.
SAM’S WONDERFUL WORLD OF POTIONS
Sign up link: https://app.acuityscheduling.com/schedule.php?owner=16340098&appointmentType=11393021
Jump straight into the wonderful world of potion brewing! Join us for colourful concoctions and delightful scents as your little one becomes a messy, magical mixologist!
(Ingredients may include: natural ingredients, food colouring, glitter, live & faux botanicals and many other items.)
If you have any concerns about allergies, please message us before booking.
Recommended for ages 5+
FAIRY GARDEN WORKSHOP
Recommended for ages 5-10 years old.
Our Fairy Garden workshop is so magical! Join us as we make fairy wands, a very cool fairy house garden scene, and fairy dust necklaces!
MAKE YOUR OWN PLAYDOUGH
Sign up link: https://app.acuityscheduling.com/schedule.php?owner=16340098&appointmentType=11390988
If your kids are anything like ours, they cannot get enough of playdough play! It's super squishy, comes in so many beautiful colours and helps children practice critical development skills. Not only can they practice their fine motor, sensory play, creativity and language skills but it can also be a therapeutic, soothing activity.
Recommended for ages 5+
KIDS BATH BOMB WORKSHOP
Recommended for ages 9 years old and up. No supervision required. Kids or adult workshops available.
Who knew a few everyday household items can create truly incredible things? We're here to show you how to use the right mix of ingredients to create a bath time favourite for kids and kids at heart, the bath bomb (aka bath fizzy).
FUNKY OSTRICH PAINTING
Recommended for ages 6 years old and up, designed for families to participate together. No supervision required.
Looking for a fun event for the entire family? Come paint this funky ostrich on canvas with us! We supply everything you need, just show up! We will be using bright acrylic paint to make your painting POP! This class is for all ages and skill levels, lets just have fun!