CALL FOR STUDENT WORKSHOP LEADERS: CREATIVE ART & DESIGN WORKSHOPS

On the left, a drawing of a person having an idea represented by a lightbulb. On the right, the same person shares the idea
Thursday, November 29, 2018 - 9:00am to Sunday, January 6, 2019 - 10:00pm

If you KNOW something, TEACH something!

The OCAD U Student body is filled with people with amazing skills and knowledge! We’re looking for current OCAD U students interested in sharing their skills by leading a creative art or design workshop for fellow students.

 

Apply to facilitate a workshop on: 

  • A studio technique or method
  • A piece of software that you find particularly useful  
  • Another skill essential to your art or design practice

 

Selected facilitators will earn an honorarium of $100, as well as a budget for materials (up to $40). Workshops should be around 2 hours long and include a hands-on component, so that attendees can get a chance to experience and practice new skills. Workshops will be held in the OCAD U Library’s Learning Zone at 113 McCaul Street between January 28th - February 15th 2019, and will be open to all students at OCAD U. 

 

Application process: 

Please submit a completed copy of this workshop proposal to Marta Chudolinska, Learning Zone Librarian, at mchudolinska@ocadu.ca by January 6th, 2019. Download the Workshop Proposal template file available on this page.

 

This workshop series is supported by funding Ontario Postsecondary Access and Inclusion Program (OPAIP).

Venue & Address: 
113 McCaul Street, Level 1 Also accessible from 122 St. Patrick Street
Email: 
mchudolinska@ocadu.ca
Phone: 
416-977-6000 ext. 2529
Cost: 
Free
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VERNACULAR: Weekly Meetings

Thursday, October 26, 2017 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm

Weekly meetings are held Thursdays in the Learning Zone!
3:00 to 4:30 PM

Thursday, October 26
Thursday, November 2, 9, 16, 23, 30

ABOUT VERNACULAR:
Vernacular is a creative writing and publishing collective dedicated to poetry and other experimental approaches to language. We meet to share prompts and new works, and to develop our language-based practices. Curated works will be distributed through periodic publications, podcasts and events. By fostering a community of writers, speakers and signers, Vernacular provides a platform for creative linguistic agency and innovation. See this and other student-run groups at www.ocadu.ca/studentgroups

Venue & Address: 
Learning Zone 113 McCaul Street (Level 1) or enter through 122 St. Patrick Street
Website: 
www.ocadu.ca/studentgroups
www.facebook.com/groups/896884390350460/
Email: 
vernacular.ocadu@gmail.com
Cost: 
Free
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EXTENDED DEADLINE! CALL FOR STUDENT WORKSHOP LEADERS: CREATIVE ART & DESIGN WORKSHOPS

Monday, September 18, 2017 - 10:00am to Sunday, September 24, 2017 - 11:45pm

If you KNOW something, TEACH something!

The OCAD U Student body is filled with people with amazing skills and knowledge! We’re looking for current OCAD U students interested in sharing their skills by leading a creative art or design workshop for fellow students.

Apply to facilitate a workshop on: 

  • A studio technique or method
  • A piece of software that you find particularly useful  
  • Another skill essential to your art or design practice

Selected facilitators will earn an honorarium of $100, as well as a budget for materials (up to $40). Workshops should be around 2 hours long and include a hands-on component, so that attendees can get a chance to experience and practice new skills. Workshops will be held in the Learning Zone at 113 McCaul Street in October 2017 and will be open to all students at OCAD U. 

 

Application process: 

Please submit a completed copy of the workshop proposal to Marta Chudolinska, Learning Zone Librarian, at mchudolinska@ocadu.ca by September 24, 2017. Download the Proposal template for Learning Zone Workshops file attachement at the bottom of this page. 

 

This workshop series is supported by funding from the First Generation program, administered by the OCAD U Writing & Learning Centre.

Venue & Address: 
Learning Zone, 113 McCaul Street, Level 1
Email: 
mchudolinska@ocadu.ca
Phone: 
416-977-6000 ext. 2529
A cartoon of a student getting an idea and then teaching the idea to others. Text: If you know something, teach something.

GradEx Creative Process Discussion

Monday, March 6, 2017 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Questions or feedback about the process to determine this year's GradEx creative? Join us on Monday March 6 to meet the creative jury leadership.

Venue & Address: 
Room 322, 230 Richmond St. W.
Gradex forum poster

GradEx Creative Reveal

Wednesday, March 1, 2017 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm

We'll be revealing the creative (the poster) for this year's GradEx on Wednesday, March 1. This is your chance to see the new creative before it's launched and to meet the student who designed it. 

 

Venue & Address: 
Auditorium, Room 190, 100 McCaul St.
Gradex forum poster

Creative Workshops

Creative Workshops Poster
Saturday, January 11, 2014 - 4:00pm to 9:00pm

Boost your portfolio with OCAD University

At OCAD U, we have developed a unique program of daylong Creative Workshops designed to give prospective students the opportunity to explore new territory, to build confidence in your skills as a visual communicator and to get a sense of what its like to be a student here.

Pre-registration and payment required. Visit our online registration secure payment site, https://portfolioclinic.ocad.ca, to sign up.

Venue & Address: 
OCAD University 100 McCaul St. Toronto, Ontario
Website: 
http://www.ocadu.ca/prospective_students/preparing_a_portfolio/Creative_Workshops.htm
Email: 
portfolioclinics@ocadu.ca
Phone: 
<p>416-977-6000 ext. 2055</p>
Cost: 
$90.40 ($80 plus HST)