Instructor Dixie Orriss is a professional working artist with a gift for bringing the artist out in students of all ages. In March, 2014, Orriss received the Award for Excellence in Arts Teaching at the Mayors Celebration of the Arts for St. Albert, Alberta.
Pygmalion visual art classes place a strong emphasis on technique, individual guidance, a small class size, in a large studio setting. The school has an excellent reputation as a competent and innovative school.
Second Semester (February – June)
Five Day Spring Break Art Camp – Register for March 25 to 29, 2019
Involvement in the arts is associated with gains in math, reading, cognitive ability, critical thinking, and verbal skill. Arts learning can also improve motivation, concentration, confidence, and teamwork.Fran Smith