Sitelines is an ongoing three year project providing adults with lived experience of mental health access to art-based learning opportunities and compelling artistic cultural experiences through instruction and open studios.

    If you want to donate, click the button below and select Sitelines on the section “APPLY YOUR DONATION TO A SPECIFIC FUND SET UP BY THIS CHARITY”.

In collaboration with the Mental Health rights Coalition, Centre[3]’s staff and hired on artists are providing free art-based workshops, courses, and open studios to adults with lived experience of mental illness and addiction.


The ongoing project aims to have a lasting impact for participants via artistic and cultural enrichment.

Winter 2019 Course Schedule 

  1. OPEN STUDIO – Mondays 3:30-6:30pm at Art Forms (weekly/ongoing) 
    {Independently-driven studio time, with mentors on site} 
    *no registration required
  2. GIFTS OF IMPERFECTION – Mondays 7-9pm at Art Forms February 4, 11, 18, 25
    {Learn how to embrace imperfection through creative art therapy}
  3. EXPERIMENTAL SCULPTURE – Tuesdays 2-4pm at Art Forms February 5, 12, 19, 26
    {Explore the relationship between materials, space and concept}
  4. DJing 101 – Tuesdays 3-5pm at Centre[3] February 5, 12, 19, 26
    {Learn how to DJ using vinyl records & DJ equipment}
  5. PHOTOGRAPHY part II – Wednesdays 1-3pm at Art Forms February 6, 13, 20, 27
    {Learn or improve photography skills on digital SLR cameras} 
    *Prerequisite: Intro to Photography part i
  6. INTRO TO SONGWRITING – Wednesdays 3-5pm at Art Forms February 6, 20, 27, March 6
    {Learn lyric writing techniques and exercise your songwriting muscles}
  7. [DUB] POETICALLY-SPEAKING – Thursdays 1-3pm at Art Forms February 7, 14, 21, 28
    {Discover your poetic voice from ANY language level}
  8. HAND-PRINTED GOODS (via screenprinting) – Tuesdays 6:30-8:30pm at Centre[3] February 7, 14, 21, 28
    {Make saleable artwork using Screenprinting techniques}

 Open Studio is every single Monday (even on Holidays) from 3:30-6:30pm at Art Forms Studio located at 126 James Street North.

We also offer one-off events such as Art Crawl Guided Tours.

If you are interested in staying in the loop,

Email Becky and ask to join the mailing list!


A reminder that there is NO COST to sign up and take part in any these programs for people with lived experience of mental health and/or addiction issues, thanks to the generous support of the Ontario Trillium Foundation.

Sitelines is generously supported by:

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