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

29. Drawing for Adults

Do you love to draw but feel intimidated? This course was developed to demystify the drawing process by breaking it down into a series of techniques and skills. Through in class exercises students will learn how to perceive edges, spaces, relationships with light and shadows, and see the picture as a whole. All exercises will use a range of pencils to shade, texture, and draw. No previous experience needed.