FIDDLESTICKS STUDIO

Fall 2018
September 4th - December 22nd

PLEASE NOTE: There is a $50 registration fee for new students and session fees are due in full for the session or term at the time of registration. Payment plans and/or bursary options are available upon request.

Fiddlesticks operates on a premise of fairness and offers adapted placements for children that may require more flexibility or continuity.

Please see the policies and guidelines page for more information.


EARLY CHILDHOOD MUSIC PLAY CLASSES
An hour of gentle music fun and exploration. Dramatic play, movement to music, cello, violin and piano foundation skills, singing games, song stories, rhymes and more.
Good friendship and good musicianship!
Children must be ready or nearly ready for a drop-off scenario.
Classes are designed for small groups of 3-5 children and more classes may be added without posting to the website. 

Please email for current class options or to be added to a list for a new class.

Threes and Fours Groups
Wednesday 3:00-3:50
Saturday 2:00-2:50

Twos and Threes Groups
Friday 10:10-11:00  
Saturday 12:00-12:50 (November-December)

Fours and Fives
Saturday TBA

Enquiries and requests
$24/class 


PREPARATORY PRIVATE CELLO OR FIDDLE LESSON (ages 2-4 only)  
Learning by heart...
A unique, child-led approach designed to get children playing and keep them playing.
Real technique, real musicianship and primary concepts of literacy.
Some art and cooperative activities as needed.
Learning by heart...
About 15 minutes upon request
$80/4 

1/2 HOUR PRIVATE CELLO LESSON
See cello lessons.
Individual scheduling
$35/lesson

3/4 HOUR PRIVATE CELLO LESSON 
See cello lessons.
Individual scheduling
$53/lesson

BEGINNER CELLO GROUPS (Suzuki)
For established students aged 3+
Additional to weekly lessons
$20/hour for term placement
$35/hour for drop-in

CELLO ENSEMBLES OR DUETS
For RCM Gr 2-RCM Gr 6 and adult beginner
Recreational enrichment to weekly lessons and/or supplementary preparation for performance or competition
$35+/coaching

EARLY CHILDHOOD ART AND SEWING (foundations of creativity and process)
Designed to engage and delight.
A non-sequential, individualized approach designed to access and develop the potential of each child.
Projects include pencil sketch, watercolour, sculpture, collage, charcoal, chalk and oil pastel technique. All lessons foster healthy, age appropriate experience in perspective, the creative process and goal completion.
Some music integration and constructive play activities included as needed.
Private or semi-private lessons upon requested
Lesson duration is age/skill dependant (aprox 45 min)
Prep level lessons available upon request
$40/1 child
$60/2 children 

THE FANTASTIC BEAST
Draw, design and sew.
Suitable for children aged 4-10
Private or semi-private workshops upon request adapted for younger children as needed
$385/child (Typically 6-8 hours of lesson time. Materials included but student to provide stuffing)

MY NATURE SKETCHBOOK
In-studio nature study and sketching. Suitable for ages 4-7
Private or semi-private workshops upon request
Pro-d day workshops
$315/6 lessons



Fiddlesticks Studio
of Fine Arts for Young Children

508 Tweedsmuir Ave
Ottawa, Ontario
K1Z 5N9 

Phone: 613 402 7034 
Email: fiddlestickschild@gmail.com