YAM (youth.arts.movement)

LOCATION:  Lakeshore Arts
DATES:   Every Tuesday | 4:00pm – 6:30pm (some exceptions, please read workshop dates/times/locations carefully)
AGES:   12-18
COST:   Free (+ TTC fare and snacks)
CONTACT: communityprograms@lakeshorearts.ca
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Love FREE arts workshops? Looking for amazing volunteer opportunities? Programmed for youth, by youth – Tuesdays are the new Fridays!

YAM is a weekly drop-in program run by you! Take the lead on planning workshops for the year, contribute ideas for workshops, interview artists, learn how to make a career out of your creative passions, and organize events to gain volunteer hours with Lakeshore Arts!

This year projects include: Street Art, Perspective and Line Drawing, Printmaking, Music Production, Theatre & Improvisation, Digital Painting, Installation Art and more! Like our YouthArtsMovement page on Instagram to keep up to date about all the great workshops happening over the year. Contact communityprograms@lakeshorearts.ca or call 416-201-7093 for more information.


May – Filmmaking with Merik Willams 
May 8, 15, 22, 29, 2018 – Filmmaking with Merik Williams Toronto-based Filmmaker, Merik Williams will join YAM for this year’s final workshop series. Youth will work collaboratively to produce a short 2-3 minute video, exploring everything from storyboarding to directing. Screening of the final film will take place at the End-of-Year Showcase on June 12 at 6pm.

June 5 – Installation Preparation –  In this workshop, the youth will be working together to create and install their end of the year Showcase, with the opening reception taking place June 12 from 5-7pm.

June 8 – Field Trip – Participants from this year’s workshops will have the opportunity to go downtown and check out some exhibitions at the Textile Museum of Canada and Art Gallery of Ontario. Space is limited, email communityprograms@lakeshorearts.ca for info on how to register.

UPCOMING 2018 WORKSHOPS


May 8, 2018 – Filmmaking with Merik Williams @ Lakeshore Arts, 4-6:30pm
May 15, 2018 – Filmmaking with Merik Williams @ Lakeshore Arts, 4-6:30pm
May 22, 2018 – Filmmaking with Merik Williams @ Lakeshore Arts, 4-6:30pm
May 29, 2018 – Filmmaking with Merik Williams @ Lakeshore Arts, 4-6:30pm

June 5, 2018 – Installation Preparation @ Lakeshore Arts4-6:30pm 
June 8, 2018 – Field Trip to Textile Museum of Canada and AGO. Meet at Lakeshore Arts8:45am
June 12, 2018 – End of Year Showcase @ Lakeshore Arts, 5-7:00pm