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2811 Grandview Hwy., Vancouver
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August 2018

Introduction to Palette Knife Painting

Saturday, August 18th 10:30 a.m. — 12:30 p.m.
This experimental painting 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 acrylic painting on canvas board.
Instructor: Kathryn Wadel
$40.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Collage & Resin Coating

Saturday, August 18th 2:30 p.m. — 5:00 p.m.
In this project-oriented class, students will create personalized collage artwork on wood panels using photographs and polymer medium. Through a step-by-step process, your instructor will guide you through the techniques needed to give your collage a high gloss and archival finish using professional quality resin. Students are encouraged to bring personal photographs, maga-zines and newspapers for their artwork. The skills learned in our Introduction to Resin class are an asset, but not required.
Instructor: Kathryn Wadel
$50.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Introduction to Block Printing

Saturday, August 25th 10:30 a.m. — 12:30 p.m.
In this introductory class, your instructor will guide you through the use of linocutting tools and practice techniques to create a series of experimental, coloured prints on paper. *
Instructor: Kathryn Wadel
$40.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Oil Painting 101

Saturday, August 25th 2:00 p.m. — 5:00 p.m.
In this introductory painting class, your instructor will introduce you to student-grade and pro-fessional-grade oil paints, paint markers, mediums and brushes to expand 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: Kathryn Wadel
$50.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Watercolour Projects: Landscape Silhouettes

Sunday, August 26th 10:30 a.m. — 1:30 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 landscape-inspired watercolour painting. The skills learned in 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+

Wet-on-Wet Fluid Acrylic Painting Series

Sunday, August 26th | 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 wet-on-wet painting techniques to create your own series of abstract paintings on canvas. The skills learned in our Acrylic Colour Theory and Wet-on-Wet Fluid Acrylic Painting classes are an asset, but not required.
Instructor: Kristina Drinkwater
$45.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

- Young Artist Classes -

Clay Projects: Coil Pots

Monday, August 13th | 2:00 p.m. — 4:00 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
$35.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 10-15

Mixed Media Portrait Drawing

Friday, August 17th | 10:30 a.m. — 12:30 p.m.
In this portraiture-focused class, your instructor will show you how to draw basic forms, high-light and shadow, and encourage the development of your drawing style. Students are encour-aged 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: Kathryn Wadel
$25.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 10-15

Fluid Acrylic Painting: Dirty Pour Technique

Friday, August 17th | 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
$35.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 10-15

Acrylic Portrait Painting

Monday, August 20th | 2:00 p.m. — 4:00 p.m.
In this project-oriented class, your instructor will introduce you to a range of acrylic painting me-diums and guide you through the techniques needed to create your own acrylic portrait painting on canvas.
Instructor: Kathryn Wadel
$35.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 10-15

Introduction to Watercolour & Textures

Friday, August 24th | 10:30 a.m. — 12:30 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
$25.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 10-15

Abstract Acrylic Painting & Collage

Friday, August 24th | 3:00 p.m. — 5:30 p.m.
In this mixed media class, your instructor will show you how to combine abstract painting tech-niques with collages. Students will explore free-form mark-making using acrylic paint, as well as follow step-by-step instructions to transform their paintings into illustrative collages on canvas board.
Instructor: Kathryn Wadel
$40.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 10-15

Acrylic Landscape Painting

Monday, August 27th | 2:00 p.m. — 4:00 p.m.
In this project-oriented class, your instructor will introduce you to a range of acrylic painting me-diums and guide you through the techniques needed to create your own acrylic landscape paint-ing on canvas.
Instructor: Kathryn Wadel
$35.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 10-15

September 2018

Collage & Resin Coating

Saturday, September 8th 10:30 a.m. — 1:00 p.m.
In this project-oriented class, students will create personalized collage artworks on wood panels using photographs and polymer mediums. Through a step-by-step process, the instructor will guide students through the techniques to give their collage a high gloss and archival finish using professional quality resin. Students are encouraged to bring personal photographs, magazines and newspapers to use in their collage. The skills learned in our Introduction to Resin class are an asset, but not required.
Instructor: Kathryn Wadel
$50.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Abstract Acrylic Painting Using Palette Knives

Saturday, September 8th 3:00 p.m. — 5:00 p.m.
This experimental painting class provides an introduction to acrylic painting techniques using a variety of plastic and metal palette knives. The instructor will guide students through palette knife painting techniques to create their own abstract acrylic painting on canvas board.
Instructor: Kathryn Wadel
$40.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Introduction to Watercolour Painting

Sunday, September 9th 2:00 p.m. — 4:00 p.m.
In this introductory painting class, your instructor will introduce you to watercolour paints, water-soluble coloured pencils, 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
$30.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Introduction to Landscape Drawing

Saturday, September 15th 10:30am — 12:30pm
In this introductory drawing class, your instructor will lead you through drawing basic forms, defining highlight and shadow and encourage the development of your personal style using graphite, charcoal and pastels. Students are encouraged to bring a personal photograph as their drawing reference.
Instructor: Kathryn Wadel
$30.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Oil Painting Project: Tulip Fields

Saturday, September 15th 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 tulip field inspired scenery painting.
Instructor: Kathryn Wadel
$50.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Fluid Acrylic Painting Series

Sunday, September 16th 2:00 p.m. — 4:00 p.m.
In this project-oriented class, the instructor will introduce students to fluid acrylic paints, pouring mediums and a combination of fluid painting techniques to create their own series of abstract paintings on canvas. The skills learned in our Acrylic Colour Theory, Fluid Acrylic Dirty Pour Painting and Wet-On-Wet Fluid Acrylic Painting classes are an asset, but not required.
Instructor: Kristina Drinkwater
$45.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Introduction to Block Printing

Saturday, September 22nd 11:00 a.m. — 1:00 p.m.
In this introductory class, the instructor will guide students through using linocut tools and techniques to create a series of experimental coloured prints on paper.
Instructor: Kathryn Wadel
$40.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Watercolour Practice

Sunday, September 23rd | 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! The instructor will guide students through applying these techniques to create their own beautiful and unique abstract work of art.
Instructor: Kristina Drinkwater
$35.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Abstract Oil Painting

Saturday, September 29th | 11:00 a.m. — 1:00 p.m.
This experimental oil painting class will focus on colour theory and blending techniques using oil paints, mediums, and a variety of brushes and palette knives so students can create their own abstract oil painting on canvas.
Instructor: Kathryn Wadel
$45.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Abstract Resin Art Series

Saturday, September 29th | 3:00 p.m. — 5:00 p.m.
Through a step-by-step process, the instructor will provide students with hands-on techniques to create their very own three-panel series of abstract resin art on wood. These techniques are perfect for sealing collage artwork, creating dimension through layering, and more!
Instructor: Kathryn Wadel
$55.00 | Supplies provided. | No experience required. | AGES 16+

Watercolour Projects: Abstract Line Work

Sunday, September 30th | 10:30 a.m. — 1:30 p.m.
In this project-oriented class, the instructor will show students how to combine watercolour line work techniques with illustration practices to create an abstract painting. The skills learned in 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+