Donata Szafian is a classically trained artist with a BFA from Janus Pannonius University, also a BA and MA from the Hungarian University of Applied Arts in Budapest. 

To learn more about Donata, visit her website at:  donata szafian's website.

The Kanata Art Club is offering two intensive seven week independent study courses with accomplished artist Donata Szafian.     


Enhance your understanding of facial features and the proportions of the human head.  Donata will mentor each student, as they work through a study of their own choosing, in graphite or oils. Bring a photo reference.

Dates: Mondays, January 13 to March 2nd (no class on February 17th, Family Day). 

Time: 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Fee:  Members: $265.  Non-members: $285.00


Landscapes, Still Life, and Figurative Work

Strengthen your ability to use line, shadow, value, tone, rendering and perspective to complete an advanced study in graphite or oil.  

Dates: Wednesdays, January 15th to February 26th.

Time: 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Fees: Members: $265.00. Non-members: $285.00


Note: In the event of inclement weather and the cancellation of a class, it will be rescheduled.




To register, email:  In your email, indicate how you intend to pay: by interac e-transfer, or by cheque.  The registrar will advise you if a spot is available, and if yes, invite you to pay.

Registration is limited and offered on a first-come, first-served basis.  Fees must be paid in full at the time of registration.

Kanata Art Club reserves the right to cancel a class where there is insufficient registration.  You will be notified and issued a cheque for a full refund.  

To withdraw prior to the start date, please contact the  A cheque for a full refund less an administrative fee of $15.00 will be issued if a written request is received no less than 48 hours prior to the start of the first class.  There will be no refund issued beyond that date.