Toronto School of Art – Ceramic Arts Summer Course Launch

TORONTO SCHOOL OF ART (TSA) fosters the inherent capabilities of its students through an education model that revolves around artists teaching artists to help them make their mark. TSA believes the arts should be accessible to all levels of experience. Whether you’re a working professional or just starting out, TSA offers courses that address all levels of expertise. The only thing our students need to get started is a passion for their craft. Once they have that, our mentors are there to further refine, hone, and cultivate their skills.

TSA is Toronto’s Longest-Running Independent Art School. Enrol in a course and enjoy:

  • Faculty of practicing artists
  • Small classes with individual guidance
  • Classes at all levels in Painting, Drawing, Sculpture, Digital Arts, Mixed Media, Printmaking, Photography and more.
  • New Ceramics studio opened THIS SUMMER!
  • Open Studio (Current students can work independently outside of class time. Contact office to confirm studio availability)
  • Student Locker Rentals
  • NEW Central Location- 24 Ryerson Ave – Queen & Bathurst

Ceramic Arts:
Get Your Hands Dirty to Freshen Your Arts Practice

NEW Ceramics: Introduction to Handbuilding & Throwing
Tuesdays, July 9-Aug. 20, 2PM-5PM
6 weeks with Jenanne Longman

Tuesdays, July 16-Aug. 20, 6PM-9PM
6 weeks with Jenanne Longman

NEW Ceramics: Exploring Vessels
Fridays, July 19-Aug. 23, 10AM-1PM
(6 weeks)

NEW Ceramics: Handbuilding Explorations
Wednesdays, July 10-Aug. 21, 2PM-5PM
6 weeks with Toby Carrel

NEW Ceramic Elements
Fridays, July 19-Aug. 23, 10AM-1PM
6 weeks with Toby Carrel


Summer TERM 2019 | JULY 2 TO AUGUST 31
Choose from 40 daytime, evening, and Saturday weekly courses in a range of media and specialized techniques taught by a faculty of passionate, practising artists.

Summer term starting July 2 and has weekly 8 and 6 week classes, 3-day workshops, 1-week intensives, and week-long youth intensives.

See below for NEW workshops and intensives, exclusive summer courses and a selection of 8/6 week introductory courses and week-long youth intensives.

Warm up your creativity this summer at TSA!

8/6-week courses:

3-Day Workshops:

1-Week Intensives:

Plus many more! See all summer courses here: Summer 2019 Course Calendar


TSA offers drop-in, uninstructed Open Life Drawing and Painting sessions. No registration necessary, all are welcome. $15 at the door, or purchase a 5-session pass for $60.

  • OPEN LIFE DRAWING is held on Mondays 6:30PM-9:30PM and Fridays 6:30PM-9:30PM.
  • OPEN LIFE PAINTING is only held on Fridays, 6:30PM-9:30PM.

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At this time, Toronto School of Art is not accessible. Please see our Accessibility Notice for further details.

There is currently a sidewalk beautification project on Ryerson Avenue. Ongoing construction will alter our accessibility. Please contact us for any access issues through email or by phone.


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