WELCOME to the Grand River Collegiate Visual Arts Department!

Peruse the courses below to see what types of projects you may tackle when you sign up for each course – Click on each course for more details.

Pay attention the the prerequisites listed so you enroll in the correct level.

Best of all, you can take each one sequentially to get the most out of courses grad 9-12!

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Meet your Department Members!









Mrs Bruce Miller                                                  Ms Ganea                                                        Mrs Flood
Visual Arts Department Head                                 Fantabulous Art Teacher                                  Artsy Techy Guru



(cover drawing, painting and sculpture)


Grade 9 Art
(no prerequisite)



Grade 10 Open Art
(no prerequisite)



Grade 11 College/University Art
(prerequisite grade 9 and/or 10 art)








Grade  12 College/University Art
(prerequisite grade 11 College/University art)










Grade  11 Open Photography
(no prerequisite – grade 9 and/or 10 highly recommended)









Grade  11 Open Crafts









Grade 10 Open Studio Art




Grade  11 Open Studio Art