At  Toronto School of Art,  artists teach students of all levels with both traditional and contemporary approaches, offering an array of courses to choose from that will further develop artistic vision and ability at any level. Enroll in a course and enjoy: 

  • Small class sizes
  • Individual attention and guidance from faculty
  • Free Open Studio sessions for current students to work independently outside of class time (contact the office to confirm studio availability)
  • Storage space and student lockers
  • Convenient location across from Dufferin TTC station.
  • Planning a visit? See our Accessibility Notice.
The following condensed, yet comprehensive courses are designed to offer students multiple opportunities to hone their craft in a shorter time frame. Start dates range from September 26 to November 3 . Click on the course links below to learn details and fees.

Choose from an exciting range of courses including:

Starting September 26 - November 28, 6PM-9PM

Starting September 27 - November 29, 6PM-9PM

Starting October 13 - December 1, 12:45PM-3:45PM

Starting October 10 - November 28, 2PM-5PM

Starting October 13 - December 1, 9:15AM-2:15PM

Starting October 15 - December 3, 2PM-5PM

Starting October 10 - December 12, 2PM-5PM

Starting October 11- November 29, 6PM - 9PM

Starting October 16 - December 4, 10AM - 1PM

Starting September 20 - December 6, 10AM - 1PM

Starting September 20 - December 6, 10AM-1PM

Starting October 23 - November 27, 6PM-9PM

Starting October 24 - November 28, 6PM-9PM

Starting October 25 - November 29, 6PM-9PM

Starting October 26 - November 30, 2PM-5PM

Starting November 3 - December 8, 9:15AM-12:15PM
10-week course (30 studio hours): $405
8-week course (24 studio hours): $335
6-week course (18 studio hours): $290
Note: Some courses have an additional model, material, or lab fee.

Visit to learn more and reserve your spot. Feel free to call or drop by the office for registration assistance.
TSA offers drop-in opportunities to work on your observation skills and technique with
​weekly ​uninstructed life drawing and painting sessions​. No registration is necessary;
$15 at the door or purchase a 5-session pass for $60.
OPEN LIFE DRAWING is held on Mondays 6PM-9PM and Fridays 6PM-9PM.
OPEN LIFE PAINTING is only held on Fridays, 6PM-9PM.
Office Hours:
Monday-Thursday, 9am-6.30pm
Friday, 9am-5pm
Saturday, 9am-2pm