S. April, BFA, Bed, MA

Susan April is a graduate of NSCAD, receiving degrees in a BFA and BA in Art Education as well she completed a Masters of Education Degree from Mount Saint Vincent University. Susan has been producing art in various forms, and teaching ever since. Initially a weaver, Susan has been creating jewellery and photography for many years.  A love of colour and light has inspired all her work. Always enjoying new challenges in art forms, bead weaving has become a more recent passion, and presents another new way of playing with colour and light. She brings her enthusiasm to her students, and inspired by them as well.


Current / Upcoming Courses

26. Drawing for Adults

Do you want to draw but feel intimidated? This course will take you step-by-step of learning the skills necessary to draw. Through interesting exercises, you will learn how to perceive edges, spaces, relationships with lights and shadows and see the picture as a whole. Drawing is not a magical ability but rather a series of techniques and skills that can be learned. Classes will concentrate on figurative / portrait drawing, with some landscape and still life drawing. No previous experience is needed, just a desire to learn, some perseverance and patience!