Drawing and Painting

How to Draw Your Pet

Students will learn how to
view and draw their pets with
proper perspectives, shape,
proportions, colour, and
composition. The first half of the
class will focus on how to get the
proper outlines, shapes, proportion,
and composition. The other half of
the class will focus on different
shading and colouring techniques
to build their drawings of their pets
to its three-dimensional form.

Instructor: Viola Choy
Thu Jan 11-Mar 1 6:30-7:30pm
139476 $89/8 sess
Meeting Room 2

Perspective Drawing

This course is for students who are interested in progressing their 2D design ideas into 3D designs using freehand perspective. They will learn how to draw landscapes, buildings, streets, interior designs etc. In every session, they will finish an amazing artwork. 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. Drop in $25.

Instructor: Mohammad Atashzad
Thu Jan 11-Mar 15 2:00-5:00pm
141116 $245/10 sess
Denman Room

Watercolour Painting

This program 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 (flowers).
(Supplies are not included, supply list
available upon registration)

Instructor: Mohammad Atashzad
Thu Jan 11-Mar 15 6:00-9:00pm
141117 $245/10 sess
Bidwell Room

Painting and Drawing

You have to learn how to sketch before you learn how to paint. In this class focus- ing on the fundamentals of composition, Edouard Beaudry will give you tools that will enrich your visual vocabulary which in turn shall improve your paintings. This wonderful class aims to give you greater understanding of proportions and fine tune your perception by drawing from observation. As we progress through the exercises, we will focus more on colour and personal projects. Materials not included but they will be provided on the first class.

Instructor: Edouard Beaudry
Tue Jan 16-Mar 20 6:00-8:00pm
138263 $130/10 sess
Meeting Room 1

Oil Brush Painting Intermediate

This course is for participants who have some previous experience with oil painting. During the seven 21⁄2-hour sessions some special techniques such as Chiaroscuro, Grisaille method and painting on black gesso will be experienced. The students will also learn how to paint on special materials and subjects such as copper, china, clear glass, grapes, onions cut lemons etc.

Instructor: Ali Sepahi
Sun Jan 14-Feb 11 10:15am-12:45pm
139530 $75/5 sess
Bidwell Room

Palette Knife Oil Painting – Beginners

Palette knife painting is relaxing and enjoyable. The bold strokes of the knife make the painting attractive and give it a modern look. Moreover, it results in high intensity colors not attainable by brush painting. The course will consist of eight 2-hour sessions at the end of each, a painting will be finished. Supplies not included.

Instructor: Ali Sepahi
Sun Feb 18-Mar 18 10:15am-12:45pm
139531 $75/5 sess
Bidwell Room

*Color Mixing Bootcamp

Are you tired of mixing mud? Frustrated trying to capture a specific color? This half-day workshop can help. You’ll learn basic fundamentals of colour mixing, plus lots of tips and tricks. You’ll take home a simple colour wheel to remember concepts, and greater condence when you paint. We’ll work in either watercolour’s or acrylic paints. I will supply the paint, but please note the other materials you need to bring.

Instructor: Lori Sokoluk
Sun Jan 28 12:00-3:30pm
125672 $115/Person
Barclay Room

*NEW* Dipping Into Watercolor

This workshop is perfect for absolute beginners or those looking to strengthen basic watercolor skills. Explore the beauty and freshness of painting in watercolours in this introductory workshop. You’ll come away with a solid foundation in all the key watercolor skills, and will produce some lovely oral, landscape, and abstract paintings. Each student will take home one finished art card and a painting matted and ready for framing. No experience necessary, all materials provided.

Instructor: Lori Sokoluk
Sat Feb 3-Feb 4 10:30am-3:30pm
142989 $125/2 sess
Barclay Room

Drawing and Watercolour

In this course, you will discover how the
combination of drawing and watercolour
painting can enhance the beauty of your
artwork. Exploring the aesthetics of these
two techniques together while working
on subjects of landscapes, figures, and
flowers. Throughout the course, you will
experiment with various textures, lines,
tones, lights and shadows, as well as linear
and atmospheric perspectives to create
many wonderful pieces.

Instructor: Mohammad Atashzad
Sat Jan 13-Mar 17 1:45-4:45pm
141118 $245/10 sess
Bidwell Room

Mixed Media Art Class

This course is designed around each student’s
ability. Students will learn concepting
and basic fundamentals of drawing,
sculpting, as well as how to properly use
mixed media art supplies (ie. Gesso, mod
podge, acrylic gel, conte crayons, etc).
This course also encourages creativity
where students will use everyday objects
and turn them into beautiful art.

Instructor: Viola Choy
Thu Jan 11-Mar 1 7:30-9:00pm
139477 $128/8 sess
Meeting Room 2

Dancing in Colours

Take time to put on your dreams on paper
with pastels. With the help of music and
special effects, 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 sleeping
in you. Simple tools, ambiance, and
music will motivate you to at least try.

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

Acrylic Painting Experimental
Workshops

Do you want to explore painting in a fun,
inspiring and relaxed way? Explore an
exciting experimental painting in each
workshop even if you’re a beginner with
the caring guidance of professional artist
& Art Coach Chloe Ulis. Chloe has
her degree from Emily Carr, 8 years of
teaching experience and 19 years painting
experience. Learn palette knife painting,
drip & splatter painting, impasto,
mixed-media, collage & more! Create
your own unique project in this ‘paint
party’ and enjoy demonstrations & oneon-
one coaching. Visit www.chloeulis.
com & call Chloe at 604-805-5622 if you
have questions. Pay a smaller fee if you
bring your supplies & refer to the supply
list at front desk. If you’re not ready to
buy paint simply pay the extra fee and I’ll
provide the paint & brushes, just bring a
small sketchbook & a 6” × 6” or 8”x 10”
canvas to each workshop.

Instructor: Chloe Ulis
Mon Jan 15-Jan 29 12:45-5:00pm
142907 $170/3 sess
Mon Mar 5-Mar 19 12:45-5:00pm
142911 $170/3 sess
Denman Room

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