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November 2017

Animal Illustration

Friday, November 3 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
In this project-oriented class, your instructor will walk you through basic illustration skills, character conception and material techniques. You will create an illustration of an animal using watercolour and fine liners. You are encouraged to bring a picture of your favourite animal or pet.
Instructor: Allyx Nakonechny
$30.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Principles of Art

Saturday, November 4 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
In this acrylic painting class, you will learn how to incorporate visual components (such as composition, balance, movement and harmony) into your art practice and create a series of small studies in the process. Using a range of acrylic mediums, colour mixing and painting techniques, your instructor will lead you through the Principles of Art and encourage the development of your personal style. The skills learned in previous Colour Theory, Colour Scheme and introductory painting classes are an asset but not required.
Instructor: Kirsten Hatfield
$40.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Introduction to Abstraction

Saturday, November 4 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
In this acrylic painting class, you will explore formal aspects of painting while creating an abstract painting. Using a range of acrylic mediums, colour mixing and painting techniques, your instructor will lead you through a painting and encourage the development of your personal style. The skills learned in previous Colour Theory, Colour Scheme and introductory painting classes are an asset but not required.
Instructor: Kirsten Hatfield
$40.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Abstracted Portraits

Sunday, November 5 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Learn techniques to combine abstract and figurative art while painting a self-portrait in this acrylic painting class. You will be guided in painting a self-portrait and then shown abstract techniques to add some creativity! Please bring a photo of yourself or a friend that shows the head and shoulders. This class is great for beginners as well as experienced painters.
Instructor: Sára Molčan
$50.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Poinsettia Painting

Friday, November 10 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
In this project-based class, learn basic acrylic painting techniques while painting a colourful floral image—with a winter theme. Our instructor will teach you how to do the painting step-by-step. This is a perfect class for beginner painters!
Instructor: Sára Molčan
$35.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Single Gesture Painting

Saturday, November 11 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
In this experimental acrylic painting class, your instructor will introduce you to single gesture painting techniques to create a spectacular abstract acrylic painting.
Instructor: Sára Molčan
$40.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Fluid Painting

Saturday, November 11 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
In this experimental acrylic painting class, your instructor will introduce you to high flow acrylic paints, fluid mediums and experimental painting techniques to create your own series of abstract acrylic paintings.
Instructor: Sára Molčan
$40.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Experimental Collage

Sunday, November 12 2:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
In this free-form experimental class, you will learn both traditional and experimental collage methods, including incorporating different paints, papers and layering. You will create two collages, one on wood panel and one on illustration board, as a way of practising the techniques of assemblage demonstrated in the class.
Instructor: Sára Molčan
$35.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Urban Sketching

Friday, November 17 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
In this project-oriented class, you will learn the basics of urban sketching. Your instructor will teach you about perspective and composition while demonstrating ink, liner and watercolour use. You will create multiple studies in the class on watercolour paper.
Instructor: Allyx Nakonechny
$30.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Woodland Acrylic Painting

Saturday, November 18 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Learn basic acrylic painting techniques in this step-by-step painting class while creating a scene full of moss, mushrooms and other woodland life. Each student will produce one painting.
Instructor: Kirsten Hatfield
$30.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Fall Leaves in Watercolour

Saturday, November 18 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
In this project-based class, explore a variety of watercolour techniques and textures as the instructor leads you through painting a series of leaf studies.
Instructor: Kirsten Hatfield
$30.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Resin on Wood

Sunday, November 19 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Using a step-by-step process, your instructor will lead you through techniques to create your own resin on wood paintings. Perfect for sealing over collages, creating multi-dimensional effects and more!
Instructor: Kirsten Hatfield
$45.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Wine Glass Painting

Friday, November 24 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Create your own customized wine glasses! In this project-oriented class, your instructor will introduce you to glass painting techniques using Pebeo Vitrea glass paint and markers to create a beautiful pair of hand-painted wine glasses.
Instructor: Sára Molčan
$50.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Polymer Clay Christmas Ornament

Saturday, November 25 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Create your own Christmas ornament using polymer clay! The instructor will teach you the basics of sculpting with polymer clay including tools, basic forms, textures and finishes!
Instructor: Kirsten Hatfield
$35.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Advent Calendars

Saturday, November 25 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Countdown to Christmas with your own personalized Advent Calendar! Using paint, stencils, decoupage and more, the instructor will show you a variety of techniques to customize your calendar.
Instructor: Kirsten Hatfield
$20 plus the purchase of one of our advent calendars | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Winter Wet-on-Wet Oil Painting

Sunday, November 26 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
In this project-oriented class, learn the basics of wet-on-wet oil painting while creating a winter scene inspired by a Bob Ross painting. The instructor will show you step-by-step methods while also encouraging you to add your own personal touch.
Instructor: Sára Molčan
$50.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

December 2017

Watercolour Holiday Cards

Friday, December 1 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
In this project-oriented class, your instructor will show you how to combine experimental watercolour painting techniques with illustration practices to create a series of watercolour holiday cards. In addition, students will also receive a package of blank cards to take home!
Instructor: Allyx Nakonechny
$45.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Watercolour Winterscape

Saturday, December 2 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
In this project-oriented class, your instructor will walk you through basic watercolour and illustration techniques to create a winterscape painting. This class is great for beginners to watercolour!
Instructor: Allyx Nakonechny
$35.00 | All supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Knitting 101

Sunday, December 3 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Learn basic knitting techniques in this introductory technical class. Cast on, cast off, and a simple stitch. Your instructor will show you the basic pattern to create your own dishcloth. Needles and yarn included.
Instructor: Rowan Guay
$40.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Botanical Illustration

Friday, December 8 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Create botanical watercolour illustrations using both reference images and your imagination! Each student will produce several images using ink and watercolour, and be shown basic illustration techniques.
Instructor: Allyx Nakonechny
$35.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Fluid Painting Series

Saturday, December 9 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
In this experimental acrylic painting class, your instructor will introduce you to different fluid painting techniques, such as dirty pour and single gesture. You will learn basic colour combination techniques and movements that will help you create your paintings. Each student will produce three abstract acrylic paintings on wood panel – a wonderful DIY gift!
Instructor: Sára Molčan
$55.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Holiday Ornament Painting Set

Sunday, December 10 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
In this project-oriented class, students will learn how to use Pebeo's MOON, PRISME, and VITRAIL paints to create a beautiful set of customized holiday ornaments. In addition, students will also receive a package of unpainted ornaments to take home.
Instructor: Sára Molčan
$45.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Custom Sketchbook Cover

Friday, December 15 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Custom sketchbook covers make great gifts. Your instructor will show you different ways to create your own custom sketchbook cover for yourself – or as a gift! Includes a sketchbook to complete your design on as well as a DeSerres graphite pencil set to complete your gift.
Instructor: Allyx Nakonechny
$50.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Watercolour Flowers

Satuday, December 16 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
In this project-based class, explore a variety of watercolour techniques and textures as the instructor leads you through painting a series of flower studies. Great for beginners!
Instructor: Sára Molčan
$35.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Photo Transfer on Canvas & Wood

Saturday, December 16 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
In this class you will learn various methods for creating a photo transfer on primed canvas, and wood! Students are encouraged to bring their own images as the original photographs will not be damaged. If your images include text keep in mind the transfers will be in reverse. This is a free-form class, rather than step-by step.
Instructor: Sára Molčan
$35.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Pebeo Mixed Media

Sunday, December 17 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Discover the exciting world of mixed media with Pebeo's MOON, PRISME, and VITRAIL paints! These special effects paints will really bring your work to life, as they effortlessly create beautiful textures and glossy finishes. You will create two images, one on canvas and one on a wood panel.
Instructor: Sára Molčan
$35.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+