Community Art Courses & Events
With guidance from Peel Public Health and the Medical Officer of Health, and in an abundance of caution for both our residents and staff around the COVID-19 pandemic, the City of Mississauga and Living Arts Centre is responding with the cancellation of our remaining classes in the winter session of community courses. The Centre will be closed to the public from March 14 to April 5, 2020.
Our Box Office will provide a prorated refund for the remainder of the course term or a full refund for cancelled workshops. If you paid by credit card this refund will be directly applied otherwise please contact our box office at 905-360-6000 for further assistance. Please note our extended box office hours on March 13th and 14th are 11:00 am -8:00 pm. We apologize for any inconvenience and look forward to seeing you at the LAC soon.
According to Peel Public Health, the best way to prevent the spread of respiratory viruses such as COVID-19 is to:
- Stay home if you are sick.
- Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
- Cover coughs and sneezes with your sleeve.
- Wash your hands with soap and water or with alcohol-based hand rub.
- Avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth with unwashed hands.
- Clean frequently touched objects and surfaces.
For more information, visit Inside Mississauga for our latest updates about COVID-19, including Frequently Asked Questions, travel advice and public statements.
Pottery and Ceramic Art
Discover the art of pottery and ceramics. Through demonstrations, hands-on exercises and plenty of individual instruction, students will learn foundational techniques for hand-building ceramic pieces, creating pottery on the wheel and applying a variety of glazing and finishing techniques.
Take your camera skills to the next level in this exploration of photography and the digital medium.
Designed for beginner-to-intermediate level artists, this course will allow for practice and experimentation in a wide range of drawing techniques and mediums.
Improv for Adults
Enter a world without scripts! Learn the elements of storytelling, team building, listening skills and thinking on the spot in this energetic improv class.
All the world is a stage! Through drama games and exercises in voice, movement, comedy, role-playing and scene-study, students will learn a wide range of acting and communication skills while developing their talent and confidence for performing.
Architecture and Design
Create sculptures, drawings, city plans and graphic designs to build new worlds and bring your vision to life in this fun exploration of architecture.
Art meets science! This fun class teaches fundamental art-making skills through discovery and experimentation.
Learn to explore different art materials such as paint, pastel and clay to make a variety of projects.
Drawing & Cartooning
Explore foundational drawing techniques while designing your own cartoon characters, creatures and scenes.
*Courses indicating 'Call Box Office' means that the course is either FULL or close to full. Please call for further inquiries.