Drawing and Painting

How to Draw Your Pet: Beginners to Intermediate

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 Apr 12-May 31 6:30-7:30pm
155268 $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 Apr 12-Jun 21 1:15-3:15pm
157555 $165/10 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). No class April 19.

Instructor: Mohammad Atashzad
Thu Apr 12-Jun 21 6:00-9:00pm
157556 $195/10 sess
Denman Room

How To Write and Publish An eBook

This course is an introduction to writing and publishing eBooks from an expert who has launched several successful books and eBooks. With step-by-step guidance you too can write and publish a successful eBook with very little capital. Note: using or sharing a laptop or tablet is essential for last two weeks of hands-on work. Topics: What is an eBook? Why an eBook? What’s going on out there now? Before you write? Writing techniques for eBooks? Publishing options? Publishing steps and how-tos.
Thu Apr 26-May 31 7:00-9:00pm
156961 $97/6 sess
Meeting Room 1

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 Apr 17-Jun 19 6:00-8:00pm
155078 $165/10 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 Apr 8-May 6 10:15am-12:45pm
156922 $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 May 27-Jun 24 10:15am-12:45pm
156924 $75/5 sess
Bidwell Room

*NEW* Acrylic Painting Experimental Workshops

Explore painting in a fun and relaxed way in these experimental painting workshops. Create inspiring work even if you’re a beginner with the caring guid- ance of Art Coach, Chloe Ulis. Chloe has her degree from Emily Carr, 9 years of teaching experience and 20 years paint- ing experience. Learn palette knife paint- ing, drip & splatter painting, impasto, mixed-media, collage, or create your own unique project! Enjoy demonstrations & one-on-one coaching & pay a smaller fee if you bring your own supplies. Visit http://chloeulis.com/art-school/art-work- shops & call Chloe at 604-805-5622 if you have questions. Please bring art supplies listed at front desk. Please inform Chloe if you’d like to pay the extra fee to add paint & brushes and bring a sketchbook and an 8”x 10” canvas to each workshop.
COST: $225/4 session (with supplies included) $170/4 (without supplies included)

Instructor: Chloe Ulis
Mon Apr 9-Apr 30 1:00-5:00pm
157067 $225/4 sess
Mon May 7-May 28 1:00-5:00pm
157073 $225/4 sess
Mon Jun 4-Jun 25 1:00-5:00pm
157075 $225/4 sess

*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 Jun 3 12:00-3:30pm
156942 $56/Person
Barclay Room

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 Jun 9, 16 10:30am-3:30pm
156943 $125/2 sess
Barclay 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 Apr 12-May 31 7:30-9:00pm
155269 $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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