PLEIN AIR PAINT A LONG WITH THE WILLOWDALE GROUP OF ARTISTS at the John McKenzie House., 34 Parkview Ave., North York Join the WGA Plein Air event, and paint or sketch along at the John McKenzie house. Bring lunch & drinks to be stored within the McKenzie House facilities.

OPEN HOUSE FOR WGA with Alma Roussy note day-> Tuesday

at John McKenzie House - 34 Parkview Ave., Willowdale

WGA OPEN HOUSE at the John McKenzie House, 34 Parkview Ave., North York Members Please bring a sweet or savory dessert for all to share Come join us and have a fun evening with artist Alma Roussy demonstrating character portraiture. Bring sketching pad (8x10 inches) or larger, hb pencils of various hardness or softness, colour […]

Life Drawing in Person

John McKenzie House 34 Parkview Ave., North York

Life drawing at the John McKenzie house - 34 Parkview Ave. wiith Female Model.... Bring your portable easel and light weight panel (foam board is a good choice) newsprint - manila pad or other drawing paper plus your favourite graphite, conte chalks, pencils and erasers & clamps for attaching paper to board Please arrive around […]

Acrylic Fall landscape Demo with Margaret Roseman

Zoom meeting

Come and join us on Zoom and view the amazing talented artist Margaret Roseman demonstrate how to paint a Fall landscape. Margaret will include a photo that the WGA will forward to WGA members who would like to paint along with Margaret Sign onto the WGA Zoom Link any time after 6:30pm. Get together, greet […]


Zoom meeting

Gary is the founder of Club Draw; he is a member of PAC and Portrait Society of Canada. Past Vice President of Artist Network Riverdale Join us & follow along with Gary as he explains and demonstrates Pastel painting via zoom. This event will be a two evening event. First evening Gary will talk about […]

Watercolour demo with Alex Sharma via zoom

Zoom meeting

Join us and watch or paint along with Alex performs her magic Mastering a loose technique is the groundwork that will allow you to paint intuitively and creatively. Alex will demonstrate how she achieves atmospheric perspective and the illusion of depth and distance through value, colour, contour edges, and brush techniques.

Critique Night with Andrew Hamilton

John McKenzie House 34 Parkview Ave., North York

This event will take place at the John McKenzie House at 34 Parkview Ave. in person. Please arrive with one or two paintings ready to be critiqued by Andrew and hopefully to be ready for the North York Civic Center Art Show in late November.

Part II with Gary Smith and the Wonders of Pastel Painting via Zoom

Zoom meeting

This Tuesday GET READY to draw a Portrait of your choice. Get a photo of an individual you would like to draw/paint I suggest you have a front or 3/4 view. Make sure the photo is large enough to see details. Gary will instruct us on the basic steps required to create a good foundation […]

Life Drawing In Person – male model

John McKenzie House 34 Parkview Ave., North York

Life drawing will take place at John McKenzie House at 34 Parkview Ave. in person. Please arrive early for set up around 6pm. Start drawing at 6:30pm. Bring your portable easel and drawing equipment

Paint Night – VIA ZOOM

Zoom meeting

Glenda will send out a copy right free photo a few days prior to this night so WGA members can prepare for a paint along evening...Members will paint their own version of the photo in their favourite medium for 1 hour and then we will share our almost finished work with each other via zoom. […]

Portrait Drawing in person

John McKenzie House 34 Parkview Ave., North York

Portrait drawing each other in person at John McKenzie House, 34 Parkview Ave. Please arrive around 6pm so we can set up and start drawing or painting. Bring your portable easel and your preferred drawing materials.


North York Civic Centre 5100 Yonge Street, Toronto

Please arrive between these hours to drop-off Juried Paintings that were accepted into show. Hanging fee $5.00 per painting------ Volunteers needed for set-up and take down. more to follow