Creative Arts

West End Writers Club

All ages are welcome. The West
End Writers Club provides a group
atmosphere for beginning,
emerging and published writers to
critique works-in-progress by
reading and receiving feedback. We
occasionally run a writing contest,
as well as host guest speakers.
Please visit www.westendwriters.com for more information.

Wed Jan 3-Mar 28 7:00-9:30pm
Piano Room

Dancing in Colours

Take time to put on your dreams on paper with pastels. With the help of music and special e ects, you will be able to have a piece of art completed in about 3 hours within the Barclay Manor walls. Take time to discover perhaps hidden talents sleep- ing in you. Simple tools, ambiance, and music will motivate you to at least try.

Tue Jan 16-Mar 6 1:00-4:00pm
135876 $80/8 sess
Multipurpose Room at Barclay Manor

Acrylic Painting

Enjoying and relaxing with acrylic painting
as an expressive and vibrant medium.
You will learn how to use the brushes to
achieve a variety of techniques including
blending, glazing, lifting, wet on wet
and over dry to create different textures
and brush strokes on your artwork.
We will focus on beautiful landscapes,
flowers and figures. Instructor profile:
Mohammad Atashzad has over 30 years
experience in teaching, drawing and
painting at his own Atashzad Academy
of Art. He has published more than 500
watercolour paintings in colour such
as greeting cards, posters, albums and
books. Visit: www.atashzad.com(Supplies
are not included, supply list available
upon registration). $20 drop-in.

Thu Jan 11-Mar 15 9:15-11:15am
136111 $145/10 sess
Basement at Barclay Manor

How to Draw Like an Architect

This program is for enthusiastic students who want to learn correct drawing tech- niques for architectural subjects and explore tone, texture, line, perspective, proportion, shading, lighting, and colour in their artwork. Bring HB, 2B, 6B pen- cils and white paper to the rst class. (Supplies are not included, supply list available upon registration) Drop-in $20 Visit: www.atashzad.com

Thu Oct 12-Dec 14 9:15-11:15am
123640 $145/10 sess
Basement at Barclay Manor

Watercolour Painting

This program for older adults will give you the chance to learn to apply watercolour painting by exploring the medium’s full potential. Learn to use water, paper, colour, and brushes to create an endless variety of tones and atmosphere in your painting. We will focus on landscape painting techniques and studies of nature ( owers). Mohammad has over 30 years experience in teaching drawing and painting at his own Atashzad Academy of Art. He has published in colour more than 500 watercolour paintings such as greeting cards, posters, albums, and books. www.atashzad.com (Supplies are not included, supply list available upon registration). $20 drop in.

Thu Jan 11-Mar 15 11:15am-1:15pm
136110 $145/10 sess
Basement at Barclay Manor

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