Mark Thurman's Gallery Teaching


1979 to Present Workshops about being an author/illustrator presented in over 500 schools and libraries across Canada, from Terrace, B.C. to Pangnirtung, Baffin Island.
1981 to 1991 Toronto School of Art - Anatomy/Life Drawing, Illustration/Design
1982 to 1990 Ontario Arts Council - Artists in the Schools Grants for teaching how to write and illustrate picture books.
1983 to 1989 Royal Ontario Museum - Summer Course - The Art of the Comic Book
1985 and 1986 Claude Watson School for the Arts - The Art of the Comic Book
1989 to 1992 The International Young Authors' Camp (Haliburton) - Writing and Illustrating Picture Books
1990 Georgian College of Applied Arts and Technology (Owen Sound) Illustration and Rendering
1992 Art Gallery of Hamilton - Summer - Cartooning
1993 to 2000 Central Technical School - Summer and Evening courses in Picture Book Illustration, Cartooning, Figure Drawing and Charcoal Drawing
1998 to 2001 Artists 25 - Anatomy and Figure Drawing
1999 to 2002 Avenue Road Arts School - Illustration, Cartoon, Caricature, and Figure/Anatomy
2002 to present OCAD - Figure Drawing/Anatomy
2003 to present Sheridan College, Classical Animation Department - Figure Drawing/Anatomy