ARTopia's mission is to "provide the perfect place for instruction & experimentation in all art forms in which everyone who enters through our door is content, where creative minds are tested and artful things get done well by people - who are happy to do them".
OUR CREATIVE PROJECTS
Professional & amateur art classes (drawing & painting), "you create and make it": ceramic painting, glass fusing, glass blowing, glass bead making, stained glass, clay hand building,
pottery wheel, mosaics, cartooning, canvas painting & more -
Our Creative Artists
OUR COMMUNITY PARTNERS
OUR "FREQUENT FIRE CLUB"
Ok, so why should I spend my well earned money at Artopia? Because - after 8 visits we will give you a GIFT CERTIFICATE for the average of your spend on your last 8 visits…. Ask for your Frequent FIRE card today.
OUR EVENTS AND WORKSHOPS
Kids Night Out
SPECIAL KIDS NIGHT OUT
Friday December 12
6-9 pm $30
- Kids paint ceramic tree ornaments
- Hot Dogs, Hot Chocolate & Movie
- Christmas Cookies
- Holiday Games and activities
- Limited Seating, reservation and prepayment required
Kids PD Days @ Artopia
From 1 – 5 PM ($50 ea.)
Each child will complete 3 projects; one each in glass fusing,
ceramic painting and clay hand building
Any day your kids are off school can be considered a PD Day. The following days are from the Calgary Board and Calgary Catholic Board
Feb 12 and 13
Mar 2 and 20
April 6 and 17
June 26 and 30
Glass Fusion Shade & Owl Lamp
You create your own shade and we provide the Owl lamp base.
$99 while supplies last.
University College Student Night
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University/College Students Save 30% Thursdays from 7-10 PM
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GLASS BEAD MAKING
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Glass Artist Instructor Charissa HongGlass Bead Making, also known as Lampworking
is a type of glasswork that uses a gas-fuelled torch to melt rods of clear and coloured glass.
Once in a molten state, the glass is formed by shaping with tools and hand movements.
A large selection of Jewelry findings will also be available for purchase, which
will allow you to complete your project and impress your friends.
This includes Pandora and Persona.
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- Cost: $98 + GST (2 hour class)
- # per class: 2 max
- Min age: 14 years old
- Safety Waiver: will be required to sign here
- Info about torch work
- Info about the glass you are about to use
- Instructor demo
- Professional instruction
- All supplies
- Findings available to purchase