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Programs

Current Session

Our Fall Season starts on Tuesday, October 1, 2019 at 1PM and runs until Wednesday, November 21.

All SKETCH Studio Programs are FREE!

Most are DROP IN, but a few ask for you to sign up!

Tuesday

1pm-1:30pm

Culinary Arts

Lunch

1pm-1:30pm

5pm-8pm

Element of HE AKA The Good Guise

Element of He

5pm-8pm

"Racialized" manz using art, music and convos to move towards healthy masculinity.

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Movement Arts

Standing By and Go

5pm-8pm

Individual performance workshops from live painting, adding narratives to music, narrative in movement, spoken word.

Ceramic Arts

Ceramiks: Sgraffito

5pm-8pm

Decorate handbuilt ceramic works by carving designs through a layer of underglaze to reveal a contrasting colour.

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Music Arts

Live Jam

5pm-8pm

Improvise live music in a wild, inclusive and dynamic room of excited music makers. Drums, guitars, microphones, percussion and keyboard provided! No experience necessary.

1:30pm-4:30pm

Music Arts

Sonic Mentorship

1:30pm-4:30pm

By appointment only! Make an appointment for a one hour mentoring session to develop a deeper understanding of music production techniques and creating original sounds that you want to use in your production. Songwriting support, feedback on your recorded music, social media and goal mapping your musical self!

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Vocal Revolution

3:30-4:30PM

Innovative vocal training for folks who aspire to be singers and want their voices to be finely tuned instruments. Learn how to sing with others, while singing with others!

Guitar Lessons

1:30pm-4:30pm

Limited Spots! Learn how to make melody and chords in private lessons. Sign up in person at the host table starting October 2.

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Recording

1:30pm-4:30pm

Sign up for 1-on-1 recording session! - michael@sketch.ca NOTE: If you're coming to SKETCH for the first time, we suggest getting involved in our Tuesday DIY music workshops before booking a recording session with Michael.

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Movement Arts

Xplore - Dance Classes

1:30-3PM

Experiment with all styles of dance, movement and flow.

Intro to 8 Steps

3-4:30PM

Beginner’s movement and martial arts class to help people navigate space with themselves and others.

Screen Printing Arts

Screen Printing

1:30pm-4:30pm

Print original images and text onto paper or textiles.

4:30pm-5:00pm

Culinary Arts

Supper

4:30pm-5:00pm

Wednesday

5pm-8pm

Movement Arts

Right To Dance with ILL NANA

5pm-8pm

This class draws from various movement techniques including: kung fu, hip hop, street styles, & ballet, to create a hybrid form of dance.

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Leaders & Entrepreneurs

Art Hustle

5-8PM. October 6, 16, 30 & November 6

Learn vending skills in our Fall Season of Art Hustle. Learn about branding, marketing and craft sale best practices.  

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Visual Arts

Resin-tensive

5pm-8pm

Make molds and use resin to make jewelry to wear or sell.

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Culinary Arts

What's Cooking? Chocolate & Candy Edition

5pm-8pm

Make desserts such as chocolates and candies and develop culinary skills. No experience necessary!

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Media Arts

Find Your Light

5pm-8pm

Explore photography and lighting!

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What We Offer

Trans ID Clinic

5-8PM. October 9, 23 & November 13, 27

Free legal assistance for trans youth with ID applications, name changes, gender marker changes and more. Dates: October 2, 16, 23 and November 13, 27.

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Screen Printing Arts

Screenprinting for Vendor$

5pm-8pm

Hone your screenprinting skill and make work to sell!

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Music Arts

DJ Arts

5pm-8pm

Learn the fundamentals of DJ’ing using Serato hardware with a professional DJ. Sign up through michael@sketch.ca

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Recording

5pm-8pm

Sign up for 1-on-1 recording session! - michael@sketch.ca NOTE: If you're coming to SKETCH for the first time, we suggest getting involved in our Tuesday DIY music workshops before booking a recording session with Michael.

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1pm-4pm

SKETCH Orientation Day

1PM-4PM

Wednesday, September 18 SKETCH Orientation Day for youth and community partners from 1-4PM at the SKETCH Studios at Artscape Youngplace.

  • Make ART
  • Meet SKETCH Facilitators
  • See our studios
  • Snacks and limited TTC tokens available
  • No RSVP required

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4:30pm-5:00pm

Culinary Arts

Supper

4:30pm-5:00pm

Thursday

11:45am-2:30pm

Current Session

Young Parents Connect

11:45am-2:30pm

Develop parenting and sexual health skills through storytelling and culinary arts! For parents and pregnant youth 16-29, and children.

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1pm-1:30pm

Culinary Arts

Lunch

1pm-1:30pm

1pm-4pm

Indie Studio

1pm-4pm

Intensive artist residency and arts career support. BY REGISTRATION ONLY!

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Interested In Additional Programs

SKETCH offers additional specialized programs to help transform the lives of young people.

Leadership Mentorship Projects