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2811 Grandview Hwy., Vancouver
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June 2018

Photo Transfers & Resin on Wood

Saturday, June 23rd 10:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
In this project-oriented class, students will create personalized photo transfer artworks on wood panels. Through a step-by-step process, your instructor will guide you through the techniques to give your artwork a high gloss and archival finish using professional quality resin. Students are encouraged to bring personal photographs, magazines, and newspapers. The skills learned in our Introduction to Resin and Photo Transfer on Wood classes are an asset, but not required
Instructor: Kathryn Wadel
$50.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Community Still Life drawing

Saturday, June 23rd 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
In this still life drawing class, your instructor will lead you through drawing basic forms, highlight and shadow and encourage the development of your personal style using graphite and charcoal. Students are invited to contribute a personal object as a communal drawing reference.
Instructor: Mathew Fierke
$30.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Watercolor projects: Ocean Life

Sunday, June 24th 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
In this project-oriented class, your instructor will show you how to combine experimental watercolour painting techniques with illustration practices to create an ocean life inspired watercolour painting. The skills learned in the previous Introduction to Watercolour and Watercolour Practice classes are an asset, but not required.
Instructor: Kristina Drinkwater
$50.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Oil Painting Project: Cézanne's Mont Sainte-Victoire

Saturday, June 30th 10:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
In this project-oriented class, students will learn how to create a composition, from background to foreground, using oil paints and mediums. Through a step-by-step process, you will learn how to use oil painting techniques, brushes, and colour mixing to create a Cézanne inspired landscape painting. The skills learned in our Oil Painting 101 class are an asset, but not required.
Instructor: Mathew Fierke
$45.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Palette Knife Painting: Abstract Landscape

Saturday, June 30th 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
IThis project-oriented class provides an introduction to acrylic painting techniques using a variety of plastic and metal palette knives. Your instructor will guide you through palette knife painting techniques to create your own abstract landscape acrylic painting on canvas board.
$40.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

July 2018

Abstract Ink on Yupo Paper

Monday, July 2nd 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
In this project-oriented class, your instructor will introduce you to collaging techniques using décopatch papers and acrylic paint. Students will create animal sculptures or masks and are encouraged to bring in images to personalize their artwork.
Instructor: Mathew Fierke
$30.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 10-15

Introduction to Acrylic Painting

Friday, July 6th 1:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
In this acrylic painting class, your instructor will introduce you to a range of acrylic paints and mediums, colour mixing, and techniques to create an abstract painting on canvas.
Instructor: Kathryn Wadel
$45.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 10-15

Abstract Ink on Yupo Paper

Saturday, July 7th 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
In this introductory class, your instructor will demonstrate experimental painting techniques to create your very own abstract ink artwork on Yupo paper.
Instructor: Kathryn Wadel
$30.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Oil Painting Project: Waterfall Landscape

Saturday, July 7th 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
In this project-oriented class, students will learn how to create a composition, from background to foreground, using oil paints and mediums. Through a step-by-step process, you will learn how to use the wet-on-wet painting technique, brushes, and colour mixing to create a waterfall inspired landscape painting.
Instructor: Kathryn Wadel
$50.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Fluid Acrylic Dirty Pour Painting

Sunday, July 8th 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
In this experimental acrylic painting class, your instructor will introduce you to fluid acrylic paints, pouring medium and experimental painting techniques to create your own abstract acrylic painting on canvas.
Instructor: Kristina Drinkwater
$40.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Introduction to Watercolour & Textures

Monday, July 9th 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
This class focuses on creative watercolour techniques using masking fluid, plastic wrap, salt and rubbing alcohol to create spectacular effects! Your instructor will guide you through these techniques to create your own beautiful and unique abstract work of art.
Instructor: Kathryn Wadel
$30.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 10-15

Abstract Acrylic Painting & Collage

Friday, July 13th 1:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
In this mixed media class, your instructor will show you how to combine abstract painting techniques with collage. Students will explore free-form mark-making using acrylic paint then follow step-by-step to transform their paintings into an illustrative collage on canvas board.
Instructor: Mathew Fierke
$45.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 10-15

Introduction to Landscape Drawing

Saturday, July 14th 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
In this introductory drawing class, your instructor will lead you through drawing basic forms, de-fining highlight and shadow and encourage the development of your personal style using graphite and charcoal. Students are encouraged to bring a personal photograph as their drawing reference.
Instructor: Mathew Fierke
$30.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Abstract Oil Painting

Saturday, July 14th 2:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
This experimental oil painting class will focus on colour mixing recipes and blending techniques using oil paint, mediums, and a variety of brushes and palette knives to create your own abstract oil painting on canvas.
Instructor: Mathew Fierke
$45.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Watercolour Practice

Sunday, July 15th 2:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
This practice-based class focuses on creative watercolour techniques using masking fluid, plastic wrap, salt, and rubbing alcohol to create spectacular effects! Your instructor will guide you through applying these techniques to create your own beautiful and unique abstract work of art.
Instructor: Kristina Drinkwater
$35.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Fluid Acrylic Dirty Pour Painting

Monday, July 16th 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
In this experimental acrylic painting class, your instructor will introduce you to fluid acrylic paints, pouring medium and experimental painting techniques to create your own abstract acrylic painting on canvas.
Instructor: Kathryn Wadel
$40.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 10-15

Mixed Media Portrait Drawing

Friday, July 20th 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
In this portraiture focused class, your instructor will lead you through drawing basic forms, highlight, and shadow, and encourage the development of your drawing style. Students are encouraged to bring reference photos to personalize their drawings. These skills can be translated and further developed in our Young Artist Acrylic Portrait Painting class.
Instructor: Mathew Fierke
$30.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 10-15

Photo Transfers on Canvas

Saturday, July 21st 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
In this project-oriented class, students will learn professional techniques to transfer images onto primed canvas using polymer medium and photographs. Students are encouraged to bring images to personalize their artwork. Please arrive 10 minutes early to allow for time to photocopy photo-graphs. Additional images will also be provided
Instructor: Mathew Fierke
$30.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Introduction to Resin on Wood

Saturday, July 21st 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Through a step-by-step process, your instructor will provide hands-on techniques to create your very own resin artwork on wood panel. These techniques are perfect for sealing collage artwork, creating dimension through layering, and more!
Instructor: Kathryn Wadel
$50.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Wet-on-Wet Fluid Acrylic Painting

Sunday, July 22nd 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
In this experimental acrylic painting class, your instructor will introduce you to wet-on-wet paint-ing techniques to create a spectacular abstract acrylic painting on canvas.
Instructor: Kristina Drinkwater
$40.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Acrylic Portrait Painting

Monday, July 23rd 1:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
In this project-oriented class, your instructor will introduce you to a range of acrylic painting mediums and guide you through the painting techniques to create your own acrylic portrait painting on canvas.
Instructor: Mathew Fierke
$45.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 10-15

Acrylic Landscape Painting

Friday, July 27th 1:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
In this project-oriented class, your instructor will introduce you to a range of acrylic painting mediums and guide you through the painting techniques to create your own acrylic landscape painting on canvas.
Instructor: Kathryn Wadel
$45.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 10-15

Clay Projects: Coil and Hand Built Pots

Saturday, July 28th 10:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
In this project-oriented class, your instructor will introduce you to professional tools, air drying clay, and sculpting techniques to create your own clay pots.
Instructor: Kathryn Wadel
$45.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Acrylic Colour Theory

Saturday, July 28th 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
In this experimental painting class, students will learn how to combine primary, secondary and tertiary colours to develop contrast, harmony, and gradation. Students will apply their colour schemes to create a personalized acrylic painting on canvas.
Instructor: Kathryn Wadel
$40.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Watercolour Projects: Spring Cherry Blossoms

Sunday, July 29th 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
In this project-oriented class, your instructor will show you how to combine experimental water-colour painting techniques with illustration practices to create a cherry blossom inspired watercol-our painting. The skills learned in the previous Introduction to Watercolour and Watercolour Practice classes are an asset, but not required.
Instructor: Kristina Drinkwater
$50.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Clay Projects: Coil Pots

Monday, July 30th 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
In this project-oriented class, your instructor will introduce you to professional tools, air drying clay, and sculpting techniques to create your own clay pots.
Instructor: Kathryn Wadel
$40.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 10-15