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February 2018

Acrylic Painting Project: Northern Lights

Saturday, February 3, 2018 10:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
In this project-oriented class, your instructor will introduce you to colour mixing, paint markers, acrylic mediums and painting techniques to create a Northern Lights inspired acrylic painting on canvas. The skills learned in our Introduction to Acrylic Painting and Principles of Art classes are an asset, but not required.
Instructor: Kathryn Wadel
$45.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Photo Transfers on Canvas & Wood

Saturday, February 3, 2018 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
In this project oriented class, you will learn professional techniques to transfer images onto primed canvas and wood surfaces. Students are encouraged to bring photos to personalize their artwork. Additional images will also be provided.
Instructor: Kathryn Wadel
$40.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Tinting Resin

Sunday, February 4, 2018 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Through a step-by-step process, your instructor will introduce you to ArtResin tints and provide hands-on techniques to create your very own abstract resin artwork on wood panel.
Instructor: Anna Sheversky
$45.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Wine Glass Painting

Sunday, February 4, 2018 2:30 p.m. - 5:00 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: Anna Sheversky
$50.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Oil Painting: Cézanne’s Winter Landscape

Saturday, February 10, 2018 10:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
In this painting 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 winter landscape painting on canvas.
Instructor: Mathew Fierke
$45.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Still Life Drawing

Saturday, February 10, 2018 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
In this still life drawing class, your instructor will guide you through drawing basic forms, highlight and shadow to encourage the development of your personal style using graphite and charcoal.
Instructor: Mathew Fierke
$30.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Introduction to Watercolour Painting

Sunday, February 11, 2018 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
In this class, your instructor will introduce you to watercolour paints, watercolour pencils and painting techniques. Students will learn how to apply these techniques to create a series of watercolour painting studies on hot press, cold press and Yupo paper.
Instructor: Kristina Drinkwater
$30.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Principles of Art: Cosmos Acrylic Painting

Saturday, February 17, 2018 10:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
In this acrylic painting class, you will learn how to incorporate visual components (such as balance, movement and harmony) to create a cosmos inspired acrylic painting on canvas. 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.
Instructor: Kathryn Wadel
$45.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Fluid Acrylic Dirty Pour Painting

Saturday, February 17, 2018 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 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 16+

Watercolour Practice

Sunday, February 18, 2018 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 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 applying these techniques to create your own beautiful and unique abstract work of art.
Instructor: Kristina Drinkwater
$30.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Abstract Oil Painting

Saturday, February 24, 2018 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
This project oriented class will focus on colour mixing recipes and blending techniques using oil paint, quick drying medium, paint markers and a variety of brushes to create your own abstract painting on canvas.
Instructor: Mathew Fierke
$40.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Painting with Acrylic Mediums: Mountain Landscape

Saturday, February 24, 2018 2:30 p.m. - 5:00 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 mountain landscape painting on canvas.
Instructor: Kathryn Wadel
$45.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Watercolour Projects: Ocean Life

Sunday, February 25, 2018 11:00 a.m. - 1:30 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 previous Introduction to Watercolour and Watercolour Practice classes are an asset, but not required.
Instructor: Kristina Drinkwater
$40.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

March 2018

Acrylic Painting 101

Saturday, March 3rd, 2018 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
In this introductory painting class, your instructor will introduce you to student-grade and professional-grade acrylic paints, paint markers, acrylic mediums, techniques and brushes to enhance your acrylic painting knowledge and practice. Students will gain hands-on experience with a variety of materials and create an abstract acrylic painting on canvas. The skills learned in our Acrylic Colour Theory and Principles of Art classes are an asset, but not required.
Instructor: Kathryn Wadel
$50.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Introduction to Watercolour Painting

Sunday, March 4th, 2018 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
In this introductory painting class, your instructor will introduce you to watercolour paints, water-soluble coloured pencils and markers, and painting techniques using a variety of brushes. Students will learn how to apply these techniques to create a series of watercolour painting studies on hot press, cold press, rough and Yupo paper.
Instructor: Kristina Drinkwater
$50.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Oil Painting 101

Saturday, March 10th, 2018 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
In this introductory painting class, your instructor will introduce you to student-grade and professional-grade oil paints, paint markers, mediums, painting techniques, and brushes to enhance your oil painting knowledge and practice. Students will gain hands-on experience with a variety of materials and painting techniques to create an abstract oil painting on canvas.
Instructor: Mathew Fierke
$50.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Watercolour Practice

Sunday, March 11th, 2018 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 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 applying these techniques to create your own beautiful and unique abstract work of art.
Instructor: Kristina Drinkwater
$30.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Acrylic Colour Theory

Saturday, March 17th, 2018 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
In this project oriented class, students will learn how to combine primary, secondary and tertiary colours to develop contrast, harmony and gradation. Students will apply their personalized colour schemes to create an abstract acrylic painting on canvas.
Instructor: Kathryn Wadel
$40.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Community Still Life Drawing

Saturday, March 17th, 2018 2:30 p.m. - 4:30 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+

Collage & Resin Coating

Sunday, March 18th, 2018 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
In this project oriented class, students will create personalized collage artworks on wood panel using photographs and polymer medium. Through a step-by step process, your instructor will guide you through the techniques to give your collages a high gloss and archival finish using professional quality resin. Students are encouraged to bring personal photographs, magazines and newspapers to collage. The skills learned in our Introduction to Resin class are an asset, but not required.
Instructor: Kathryn Wadel
$45.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Oil Painting Projects: Monet’s Waterlilies

Saturday, March 24th, 2018 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
In this projected 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 Monet inspired impressionist painting on canvas. The skills learned in our Oil Painting 101 class are an asset, but not required.
Instructor: Mathew Fierke
$50.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Watercolour Projects: Spring Flowers

Sunday, March 25th, 2018 11:00 a.m. - 1:30 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 Spring inspired watercolour painting. The skills learned in previous Introduction to Watercolour and Watercolour Practice classes are an asset, but not required.
Instructor: Kristina Drinkwater
$40.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Acrylic Painting Project: Cherry Blossoms

Saturday, March 31st, 2018 11:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
In this project oriented class, your instructor will introduce you to colour mixing, acrylic mediums and painting techniques to create a Spring inspired acrylic painting on canvas. The skills learned in our Introduction to Acrylic Painting, Acrylic Colour Theory and Principles of Art classes are an asset, but not required.
Instructor: Kathryn Wadel
$45.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Fluid Acrylic: Dirty Pour Painting Series

Sunday, March 31st, 2018 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
In this project oriented class, your instructor will introduce you to fluid acrylic paints, pouring medium and painting techniques to create your own series of abstract paintings on canvas. The skills learned in our Acrylic Colour Theory class is an asset, but not required.
Instructor: Kathryn Wadel
$45.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Young Artist Classes

Introduction to Acrylic Painting

Monday, March 19th, 2018 11:00 a.m. - 1:30 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: 13-15

Charcoal Portrait Drawing

Monday, March 19th, 2018 3:30 p.m. - 5:30 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 Portrait Acrylic Painting class.
Instructor: Mathew Fierke
$30.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | Ages: 13-15

Introduction to Watercolour & Textures

Friday, March 23rd, 2018 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 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: 10-12

Introduction to Watercolour & Textures

Friday, March 23rd, 2018 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 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: 13-15

Abstract Acrylic Painting & Collage

Monday, March 26th, 2018 11:00 a.m. - 1:30 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 illustrative collage on canvas board.
Instructor: Mathew Fierke
$45.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | Ages: 10-12

Clay & Plaster Casting

Monday, March 26th, 2018 3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
In this class, your instructor will introduce you to mould-making techniques using clay and plaster. Students will create high and low relief forms in clay and cast their creations in plaster.
Instructor: Kathryn Wadel
$40.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | Ages: 10-12

Watercolour Projects: Spring Flowers

Friday, March 30th, 2018 11:00 a.m. - 1:30 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 Spring inspired watercolour painting. The skills learned in our Young Artist Introduction to Watercolour & Textures are an asset, but not required.
Instructor: Kathryn Wadel
$40.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | Ages: 13-15

Acrylic Portrait Painting

Friday, March 30th, 2018 3:30 p.m. - 6:00 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: 13-15