SHSM Art Workshops

LIVE online art workshops designed for Arts & Culture Specialist High Skills Major (SHSM) students in Ontario 🍁

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Designed for Online Learning

Winged Canvas works with schools across Ontario to bring visual art workshops to grade 11-12 students

Our award-winning artist instructors guide students to learn new techniques
step-by-step, based on their areas of interest. Our unique teaching method and live demonstrations show students how to develop valuable creative skills for future success.

How it works 💁‍♀️

Bring us to your classroom in 3 easy steps:

Choose from a 🔴One-Way Livestream or 🏫 Two-Way Video Conference


Choose from a Half Day or Full Day Workshop


Choose your workshop theme(s)


🏫 Two-Way Video Conference

The workshop is held “zoom-style” in a secure virtual server or platform of your choice

  • Our instructor is able to see the class (if there is a webcam on the classroom device)

  • Better quality option for live Q&A

  • Easily join with a link on Chrome browser (we are happy to schedule a test before the workshop!)

  • Pricing starts art $30/student

🔴 One-Way Livestream

The workshop is streamed live on YouTube privately through a link

  • Our instructor is not able to see the students but can respond to questions in the live chat

  • For large groups over 30 people, a moderator fee applies

  • Easier option to facilitate

  • Save 10% 

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Minimum of 8 students per workshop. See Themes.

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Workshop Details

Custom workshop themes & times available by request

1.5hr Half Day Workshop

3hr Full Day Workshop

Workshop Structure & Curriculum Summary

Minimum 8 students. A 60-90 minute break is scheduled for full day workshops.

  • Workshops are taught LIVE in our secure, video classroom

  • Lessons are step-by-step with options for advanced students

  • Students have the opportunity to ask questions before and during the workshop

  • Details are posted in Google Classroom 24 hours in advance

  • Instructor will be online 15 minutes prior to help students settle in

  • Educational resources are provided before and after the workshop

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Workshop Themes

We work hands-on with students to develop valuable core art skills that set a solid foundation for creative success.


Portfolio Presentation

Learn how to build a winning art portfolio for post secondary art / design schools.


Character Design

Students complete a character design worksheet using an original concept.

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Portfolio Critique

Student will recieve group mentorship and critiques.

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Digital Animation

Student will leave with completed stretch and squish bouncing animation.


Figure Drawing

Draw along as instructors demonstrate their process for 1-20 min poses.

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Digital Art

Lesson themes include digital avatar, digital landscape, etc.

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Full Day Workshop Packages

Custom themes & times available by request

💼 Portfolio Building

  • Art career & portfolio preparation talk

  • Leave with a portfolio checklist and action plan

  • Group mentorship and critiques


Art Portfolio Presentation

AM Workshop (1.5 hrs)

Suitable for grades 10 - 12

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Art Portfolio Critique

PM Workshop (1.5 hrs)

Suitable for grades 11 - 12



✍️ Figure Drawing