ART COURSES

 

 

A 3  Simple Acrylics 

 

Explore the world of abstract acrylic paint in this 3 session course; the first 30 minutes will be lecture followed by  hands-on painting.  

Pre-requisite:  A desire to experiment with acrylic paints

What to bring to class: 

  1. Pencil and eraser

  2. Acrylic paints: Artist's Loft brand from Michael's is adequate. You can purchase a small set which includes red, blue, yellow, purple and whiteor a slightly larger set which includes purple, green, orange, and burnt umber. Also purchase a larger tube of white. 

  3. Brushes - cheap are okay

  4. A canvas, bristol board or water colour paper measuring 11" x 14"  

  5. Newspaper to protect the table tops.

 

Class limit:  8
Class runs 1:30 - 3:30 (Friday) once a month for 3 sessions   

Cost: $35    


Instructor:  Jim Keayes

Course Dates:  January 28th, February 25th and March 25th

 

  A 5  Quilting

Bring an existing project or start a new one.  A weekly mini  quilting retreat where you take time out to work on your quilting projects without outside pressures.  Relax  and share your quilting knowledge and experiences with like minded individuals.

Pre-requisite:  Basic sewing and quilting skills  

Class limit: 6 
Class runs 11:15 - 3:30 once a week (Wednesday) for 10 weeks
Cost: $60

What to bring to class: 

An existing project or start a new one of your choice

Start Date:  January 12, 2022

Instructor: To be determined.

  A 6  Calligraphy

Over the 10 weeks of the course, one hand (probably "Foundational") will be taught in depth with a variety of easily mastered scripts added for use in cards, on posters, etc.  

 

Pre-requisite:  None    

Class limit: 10
Class runs 11:15 - 1:15 once a week (Thursday) for 10 weeks
Cost: $60

What to bring to class:

8 1/2 x 11 or larger notebook to practice and $5 to purchase a calligraphy pen from the instructor 

Instructor:  Helen Martin

Start Date: January 13, 2022

ARTS & CREATIVITY

Please note that supplies may be required in addition to the course fee. People under 50 may only be accepted if space permits and will be subject to an additional $15 fee per course.

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