ART WITH HEART SPRING ART RETREAT
This Spring retreat involves slowing down and connecting your body, mind and spirit through making art with heart. Come relax and rejuvenate while we create in a safe and creative environment meant to nurture each individuals level of explorations. We will make art and projects focused on celebrating and welcoming Spring to take home, meditative and expressionistic explorations will also be guided on this retreat. Instructor: TaraLee Houston
#45742 March 24 & 25, 9:00am-3:30pm, register by March 16
$75 for both days or $50 for a single day.
PAINTING LANDSCAPES IN OIL OR ACRYLIC
Get ready for the upcoming summer season by learning how to paint beautiful landscapes now. From making your sketch to getting the colours right and defining the leaves, water and clouds. All the skills you’ll need to learn in order to tackle the fun of painting landscapes on your own! This class is fun and good for beginners or intermediate painters. No class May 21. Instructor: Teresa Knight
#45554 Mondays, April 9 - June 4, 6:30 - 8:30 pm, Filberg Craft Room, $125/8
DRAWING & PAINTING PEOPLE MADE EASY
Draw and paint the human figure and face. Learn about proportion, anatomy, and how to infuse emotion into your work. Compile a portfolio of drawings and paintings to take home. Fun for all! Instructor: Teresa Knight
#45579 Tuesdays, April 10 - May 29, 6:30 - 8:30 pm, Filberg Craft Room, $125/8
Whether you like traditional sculpture or would like to create funky, functional pieces of art, this class is for you. We will be using under-glazes and glazes to finish the sculptures. Tools, under-glazes and some glazes will be provided. Some supplies required. Instructor: Jenja McIntyre
#45541 Mondays, April 9 - May 7, 7:30 - 9:00 pm, Lewis Craft Room B, $125/5
This two hour life drawing is a non-instructional session designed for figure drawing practice and keeping skills sharp. The class will begin with quick gesture poses and gradually work towards a half hour effort at the end. Bring your own supplies. Easels and boards provided. Instructor: Lupine Art Studio
Fridays, 12:00 - 2:00 pm, #45872 April 13 - May 11, $87.50/5, #45873 May 25 - June 15, $70/4
WATERCOLOUR FOR BEGINNERS
Designed with the beginning student in mind, this program will inspire and motivate you. If you’ve longed to learn watercolour, this is your chance to get started. Discover paints, paper, colour and application under the direction of an effective and experienced teacher and artist. Instructor: Teresa Knight
#45557 Thursdays, April 12 - May 31, 6:00 - 8:00 pm, Lewis Craft Room A, $125/8
Beginner: Discover drawing in this supportive and encouraging class for beginners or those that want to brush up on their skills.
Advanced: Take your drawing skills to the next level in this intermediate class. Artist quality supplies included for both levels.
Instructor: Lupine Art Studio
Wednesdays, April 11 - May 9, #45864 3:00 - 5:00 pm (advanced), #45865 6:00 - 8:00 pm (beginner)
Tuesdays, May 22 - June 19, #45867 3:00 - 5:00 pm (beginner), #45866 6:00 - 8:00 pm (advanced), $155/5
BEGINNERS PAINTING (OILS OR ACRYLICS)
Learn the basics you’ll need to have a solid foundation in painting. You’ll learn how to draw, mix colours, recognize and get accurate tone, create great compositions and more! All in easy steps with a great atmosphere!
Instructor: Teresa Knight
#45525 Wednesdays, April 11 - May 30, 6:30 - 8:30 pm, Filberg Craft Room, $125/8
EGG TEMPERA PAINTING EXPERIENCE
No paint handles as nicely on the brush as egg tempera. It is as transparent or opaque as you wish. It dries quickly allowing glazing opportunities you have only dreamed of! In Florence the perfectly preserved egg tempera work in the cathedral are a few hundred years older than the aged oils and are still perfect today! Supply fee or $12.50 will be collected by the instructor. Register by April 7. Instructor: Bill Kerr
#45749 Saturday & Sunday, April 21 & 22, 10:00 am - 3:30 pm, Lewis Tsolum Building, $75/2
INTRO TO STAINED GLASS
Get your feet wet by making a beautiful butterfly suncatcher. Test the waters learning basic cutting, grinding, foiling and soldering. A $20 supply fee will be collected by the instructor. Instructor: Nancy Morrison
#45553 Tuesday April 10, 6:30 - 9:30 pm, Lewis Craft Room B, $30
STAINED GLASS 101
A more in-depth class to unleash your creativity! Several designs and custom colour choices make this a popular choice. You will be making a small suncatcher to introduce you to the step by step process and then a 8 x14 inch window panel. Register early! A $40 supply fee will be collected by the instructor.
Instructor: Nancy Morrison
#45560 Tuesdays, April 17 - June 5, 7:00 - 9:00 pm, Lewis Craft Room B, $115/8
STAINED GLASS STEPPING STONES
Turn your garden into a tropical paradise with our colourful stained glass stepping stones. These mosaic stepping stones can be used in the garden or as a patio table top. You will learn the basics of cutting glass, grinding, working with patterns and assembling designs. A $40 supply fee will be collected by the instructor.
Instructor: Nancy Morrison
#45563 Wednesdays, June 6 - 20, 7:00 - 9:00 pm, Lewis Craft Room B, $45/3
STAINED GLASS GARDEN ORNAMENT
Create a beautiful stained glass iridescent butterfly or dragonfly using hobby lead attached to a metal rod to artfully display in the garden. A $30 supply fee will be collected by the instructor.
Instructor: Nancy Morrison
#45562 Wednesdays, May 16 - 30, 7:00 - 9:00 pm, Lewis Craft Room B, $45/3
Using a mix of iridescent glass you will learn to cut glass and compose a beautiful design. Perfect in the garden or on the deck. A $30 supply fee will be collected by the instructor. Instructor: Nancy Morrison
#45561 Wednesdays, April 18 - May 9, 7:00 - 9:00 pm, Lewis Craft Room B, $60/4
ROLLER PRINTED, SILVER & COPPER RINGS
Using the roller printer create various textures to print on silver & copper and turn them into interesting rings.
Instructor: Cheryl Jacobs
#45474 Saturday May 12, 9:30 am - 4:30 pm, Filberg Craft Room, $85
LEATHER, METAL & RIVETED CUFF BRACELETS
Create a unique copper and leather bracelet cuff with silver embellishments. Each student will individualize their bracelets through texture and design. Instructor: Cheryl Jacobs
#45475 Saturday June 30, 9:30 am - 4:30 pm, Filberg Craft Room, $85