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Courses for Cartooning and comics - Virtual, in the summer at the Shenkman Arts Centre

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The world of animation comes to life! Use Blender animation software, create 3D models, create 2D animations, explore stop-motion animation techniques, and learn video editing._x005F You will need a PC or Mac, laptop or desktop computer (not a Chromebook) to run Blender and connect to Zoom, and you will need to download and install Blender prior to the first class.
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 12:45 pm-2:45 pm, Jul 18-Jul 22, $118.00 1624377
    9 yrs-14 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
  • Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 9:45 am-11:45 am, Aug 2-Aug 5, $94.50 1624402
    9 yrs-14 yrs, 4 classes,   Register >
  • Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 12:15 pm-2:15 pm, Aug 2-Aug 5, $94.50 1624410
    9 yrs-14 yrs, 4 classes,   Register >
Delve into the most elegant yet technical of all dance forms; ballet! Explore basic to intermediate ballet moves along with exercises to provide a foundation in technique, placement and terminology. Requires a personal electronic device with internet connection.
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 12:15 pm-2:15 pm, Jul 11-Jul 15, $75.75 1623873
    6 yrs-9 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 9:30 am-11:30 am, Jul 25-Jul 29, $75.75 1624387
    6 yrs-9 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 9:30 am-11:30 am, Aug 22-Aug 26, $75.75 1624436
    6 yrs-9 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
A young and free imagination can give cartoons personality. Watch characters and comic strips come to life! Taught entirely virtually, draw and animate characters through studying figures, facial expressions, actions, perspective and use specialized illustration techniques. Supply kit available for pick up. Requires a personal electronic device with internet connection.
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 12:15 pm-2:15 pm, Jul 4-Jul 8, $118.00 1623862
    8 yrs-12 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, noon-2 pm, Jul 11-Jul 15, $118.00 1625487
    8 yrs-12 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 9:45 am-11:45 am, Jul 25-Jul 29, $118.00 1624362
    8 yrs-12 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 9:45 am-11:45 am, Aug 22-Aug 26, $118.00 1624437
    8 yrs-12 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
Learn how to program computers using a mini-computer that fits in the palm of your hand. Create games, musical instruments, science projects, and other fun activities using a BBC Micro:bit. Requires a personal electronic device with an internet connection. Supply kits will be available for pickup before the start of classes.
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 9:15 am-11:15 am, Jul 18-Jul 22, $144.50 1624364
    9 yrs-14 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
A dance style that borrows from modern, ballet and jazz choreography. Study basic ballet and modern dance principles while advancing your steps. Uncover various moves, step combinations and new choreography. Create your own dance. Requires a personal electronic device with internet connection.
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 9:30 am-11:30 am, Aug 15-Aug 19, $84.25 1624428
    8 yrs-14 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
Explore your imagination through drawing and painting! Let your creativity flow as you use different techniques and materials to learn advanced art methods and explore new skills. Requires a personal electronic device with internet connection. Supply kits will be available for pickup before the start of classes.
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 9:15 am-11:15 am, Jul 11-Jul 15, $118.00 1623869
    6 yrs-8 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 12:30 pm-2:30 pm, Jul 11-Jul 15, $118.00 1624363
    9 yrs-14 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 9:30 am-11:30 am, Jul 18-Jul 22, $118.00 1624372
    6 yrs-8 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 12:30 pm-2:30 pm, Jul 18-Jul 22, $118.00 1624373
    9 yrs-14 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 9:45 am-11:45 am, Aug 8-Aug 12, $118.00 1624420
    9 yrs-14 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 12:15 pm-2:15 pm, Aug 8-Aug 12, $118.00 1624421
    6 yrs-8 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
Strengthen guitar skills while learning basic chords, strumming, picking and tuning. Recognize different strumming patterns and shuffle accompaniment. Must have your own guitar. Requires a personal electronic device with internet connection.
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 12:30 pm-2:30 pm, Jul 4-Jul 8, $147.50 1623865
    9 yrs-14 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 12:45 pm-2:45 pm, Jul 25-Jul 29, $147.50 1624394
    9 yrs-14 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
Develop your strength, flexibility and technique through fast paced choreography set to popular music. Learn stylish moves and stay active! Requires a personal electronic device with internet connection.
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 9 am-11 am, Jul 4-Jul 8, $84.25 1623586
    7 yrs-12 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 9:30 am-11:30 am, Aug 8-Aug 12, $84.25 1624416
    7 yrs-12 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
Create your own game! This course uses Scratch block coding and introduces participants to basic coding, art and animation concepts. Several types of games will be explored and created from start to finish. No coding experience is required - just a love for making and playing games! Requires a personal electronic device with internet connection.
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 9:30 am-11:30 am, Jul 11-Jul 15, $74.00 1623870
    9 yrs-14 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 12:15 pm-2:15 pm, Aug 22-Aug 26, $74.00 1624438
    9 yrs-14 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
Learn the basics of karate including Kata, self-defense and physical fitness. Requires a personal electronic device with internet connection.
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 9:30 am-11:30 am, Jul 4-Jul 8, $84.25 1623592
    6 yrs-14 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 9:30 am-11:30 am, Jul 4-Jul 8, $95.25 1623609
    15 yrs-16 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 12:30 pm-2:30 pm, Jul 25-Jul 29, $84.25 1624392
    6 yrs-14 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 12:30 pm-2:30 pm, Jul 25-Jul 29, $95.25 1624393
    15 yrs-16 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
  • Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 10 am-noon, Aug 2-Aug 5, $67.50 1624404
    6 yrs-14 yrs, 4 classes,   Register >
  • Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 10 am-noon, Aug 2-Aug 5, $76.25 1624406
    15 yrs-16 yrs, 4 classes,   Register >
Build real and virtual LEGO projects at home using the new LEGO Technic set provided and your computer. Learn LEGO building techniques as you construct several mechanical Technic projects. Develop your own Technic project. Learn to use LEGO Studio 2.0, a LEGO CAD program, as you build a variety of virtual engineering and architecture projects. Build a virtual LEGO Minecraft project. Create online instructions for your own Technic build. Render your virtual LEGO projects to look incredibly real. Virtually build a Mindstorms® EV3 or NXT robot. Learn to code and simulate robot sounds and movements online. Perform maze navigation as well as object and colour detection challenges. Learn about electronic concepts, components and circuits, and breadboard in a safe virtual environment. _x005F In collaboration with 'the LEGO guy,' Ian Dudley of Orange STEM Education, www.orangestem.ca. You will need a PC or Mac, laptop or desktop computer (not a Chromebook) to run Studio 2.0 and connect to Zoom, and you will need to download and install Studio 2.0 prior to the first class. More information provided upon registration. Includes your own LEGO® Technic set - available for pickup before the start of classes.
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 1 pm-3 pm, Jul 18-Jul 22, $154.75 1624384
    7 yrs-8 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 1 pm-3 pm, Aug 15-Aug 19, $154.75 1624433
    8 yrs-12 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
Learn a unique instrument that is affordable, fun, and easy to play. Must have a ukulele at home. Requires a personal electronic device with internet connection.
  • Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 12:45 pm-2:45 pm, Aug 2-Aug 5, $118.00 1624415
    9 yrs-14 yrs, 4 classes,   Register >
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 10 am-noon, Aug 15-Aug 19, $147.50 1624430
    9 yrs-14 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
Map location of Shenkman Arts Centre
Shenkman Arts Centre
245 Centrum BLVD
Ottawa,ON
(613) 580-2787