Ages 13 and up (Registration & full payment is required 1 week prior to beginning of workshop)
1. Complete the Adult Online Registration Form (below) and submit it .
2. On this page, for the course you've chosen, click the Add to Cart button.
3. After you fill in your information, you will be directed to the PayPal page. We use PayPal to process credit card and PayPal account payments.
4. On the page where you can sign in to PayPal, scroll to the bottom of the page for the option to use a credit card instead.
5. Fill in your credit card information and complete your payment.
material lists for adult workshops:
then choose the printable file with your class title e.g., challenge_and_analyze_date_.pdf
One-Pose Figure Painting with Bruce St. Clair
< "Happy Face" painting by Bruce St. Clair [click on image for larger view] The unique opportunity of this class is that there will be only one pose through the whole 2 hour session, giving you more time to develop your work than is usual in life drawing classes. Bruce will offer guidance as you create a classic nude, in your favourite medium[s]! [the instructor is a master in watercolour, oil, acrylic, soft pastels and so on]
Tuesday afternoon, 1:30 - 3:30 November 27th Price includes model’s fee [Please arrive a bit early to set up] Note Nov 20 has been cancelled, register by noon Nov 21 thank you
Come Play In Alcohol Inks with Margaret Brackley
< click on image to view Margaret's examples
Alcohol Inks are free flowing and vibrant feel good colours. Come and continue to enjoy the freedom of letting this amazing medium do almost all of the painting for you! You will learn various techniques on how to move this highly-pigmented and fast drying medium on non-porous surfaces. In this class you will prepare a glass pendant, different size ceramic tiles, yupo paper and turn a plain white candle into a vibrant one. All projects will be finished and sealed before end of class. Any skill level can play! All materials may be purchased from the instructor: please bring exact cash of $15.00. ONE date only for $35.00 + materials.
Register under Alcohol Inks [choose date] Sat Feb 23 OR Wed Feb 27 2019 1:00 - 4:00 pm
CHALLENGE & ANALYZE with Debbie Ottman-Smith
This workshop is designed for a single or monthly attendance. Best suited to those who wish to continue studying &/OR folks experiencing Artistic Block. While the challenges are not mandatory, they will push your artistic development in ways you can not imagine! Previously unthought of possibilities are gleaned from the analytical segments where processes and techniques are openly shared.
All Media, Styles & Genre Welcome!
< by Anna Bell [acrylic "Selfie" January's Challenge] click on image to enlarge
To view a full DESCRIPTION of how a typical workshop is run and the following Month's CHALLENGE click on the button below.
Please Note: This Monthly course will resume in the future, check back regularly. In the meantime try the new challenge below...
Fun workshops using vibrant hot wax colours and putting it all together in a luminous painting. Try an encaustic iron or stylus, embed items, blend, gouge, build up layers. Try realistic, abstract, texture, collage, mixed media. You can easily become passionate about this medium! The creative possibilities are endless. Materials provided, but bring your own to embed or collage. NOTE: If you have specific items you want to embed in the wax, they must be completely dry.
Pictures must be on absorbent material. Sign up for the specific workshops below . . .
PLEASE CHECK IN HERE PERIODICALLY THIS FALL. Cathie's workshops will return, they are in the planning.
Community Art Studio
Join our Community Studio! Use one of our two studios during office hours, when a class or workshop is notscheduled. For details and current schedule see the Community Art Studio page. Our next term is from Feb. to June,2019. Lockers available for rent. Sign up with friends and paint together!