Toronto School of Art – Fall 2019 Term Underway: More to Learn at TSA

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:

  • Learn from our Faculty of practicing artists
  • Benefit from individual attention and guidance in our small classes (15 max)
  • Create in our beautiful new permanent home–renovated historical building with spacious light filled studios!
  • Dynamic Courses for all levels in Drawing, Painting, Sculpture, Digital Arts and Photography, Fibre Arts, Mixed Media and Collage, Printmaking and Ceramic Arts (NEW)
  • Central location at Queen and Bathurst: 24 Ryerson Avenue
  • Current Accessibility Notice

Fall 2019 Courses STILL open for Registration

TSA’s Fall term features over 50 daytime, evening, and Saturday courses in a range of media for all levels of experience. 10 and 6-week studio courses are still open for registration!

See below a selection of courses starting the week of September 30 and some as late as October 28:

Ceramic Arts Courses

Ceramics: Exploring Vessels / HandBuilding Open Studio with Instruction
Fridays, 10 weeks
starting October 4, 10AM-1PM

Drawing Courses

Introduction to Drawing
Thursdays, 10 weeks
starting October 3, 6PM-9PM

Painting Courses

Painting the Clothed Figure
Wednesdays, 10 weeks
starting October 2, 2PM-5PM

Painting: Contemporary Strategies
Thursdays, 10 weeks
starting October 3, 2PM-5PM


Printmaking Courses

Relief Printmaking
Tuesdays, 10 weeks
starting October 1, 10AM-1PM

Fibre Arts Courses

Weaving and the Physical Properties of the Line
Tuesdays, 10 weeks
starting October 3, 6PM-9PM


Digital Arts and Photography

Video Editing
Tuesdays, 6 weeks
Starting October 29, 6PM-9PM

Photoshop Abstractions
Wednesdays, 6 weeks
Starting October 29, 6PM-9PM

Mastering the Digital Image
Saturdays, 6 weeks
Starting November 2, 9:30AM-12:30PM


See full Fall Calendar to Immerse Yourself in your artistic practice this Fall!


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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