The technique in creating depth is a skill that will help you through future paintings. Join Nan for these informative & fun sessions. Lots of laughter and learning, who could ask for more.
Supply list: 1 sheet 9 x 12 or 11 x 14 in. Watercolour paper 140lb Coldpress and a couple of smaller round tip brushes. The rest Nan supplies.
Pre-payment required ~ registration is now open
*48 hours cancellation notice required.
Life Drawing Studio 8 classes Feb - May
Instructor: Jesse Klassen
Season two of the HOFA life drawing studio will pick up where the first series left off. Students will focus on studying the human body via live model, draped and un-draped, honing their drawing skills in transferring what they see to paper. Each class will have a specific focus ranging from working on shadows and highlights to outlines, structure, and perspective. The typical class will start with gestural drawings as warm ups with some basic instruction possibly a demo, the one or two longer poses to finish off.
Students of all skill levels are encouraged to attend, see you there! Instructor: Jesse Klassen Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Dates: Feb.20, March 6 & 20, April 3 & 17, May 1, 15 & 29
Time: 7 - 9 pm Required materials: - 3 or more different grades of graphite (eg.HB - 4B - 9B) -vine charcoal -kneaded eraser -sharpener (or sharpening knife) -drawing pad (preferred 18x24, but if you can bigger is better) -drawing board (fit your paper dimensions, w/clips or tape) -adjustable easel suitable for drawing use Fee: $25.00 drop in OR $160.00 prepaid all 8 sessions Registration now open for prepayment 8 classes
Watercolour: Simplifying Trees
Using brushes & watercolours, create a tree form or shape adding tones for depth with some details in these NEW" Demo & Do's with Glenn. He will show you the techniques needed to create a simplified landscape of trees. Time: 1 - 4 pm Fee: $30.00 Supply list: watercolour paints/palette, 1/2" flat, #8 or 10 round, & #2 round or rigger brushes. Colour rental kits available from instructor: $5.00 Prepayment required - Registrations is now open
Serene Green - Acrylics
Paint N'Take Acrylics with Nan
Date: February 21, 2019 Time: 11 am - 2 pm Fee: $30.00 All Supplies Included
Explore colour and technique while painting your own beautiful landscape. Always fun no matter what, join in, learn and laugh.
Prepayment required - registration is now open.
Paint N' Take Acrylics w/ Nan Newman
'Rose Balance Blues'
This class will focus on painting with a 'cool' toned paint palette. Paint these gorgeous old fashioned 'tea' roses in a classic blue & white vase.
Step into this session to share techniques & skills mixed in with laughing and fun. All levels welcome.
Date: March 14th
Time: 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
*Supply/user fee: $5.00 includes a small canvas ,paints & use of brushes,palette ~ 'available from instructor'
But you are welcome to bring your own canvas & supplies
Prepayment required - registration is now open
Drawing the Head in Motion!
Drawing w/instructor Glenn Tait
By simplifying key portions of the hand into shapes, you will be able to create that expressive motion. Join Glenn for these informative 'NEW' Demo & Do drawing sessions. Time(s): 2 - 4 pm or 7 - 9 pm Fee: $20.00 per session You are welcome to bring your own supplies or one will be supplied. Prepayment required - registration is now open.
‘Painting in Moo-tion’
Texture with Motion can be a challenge but let Nan show you the techniques used to attain this little calf running. Always fun no matter what, join in, learn and laugh.
Date: February 7th (Thursday)
Time: 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Fee: $30.00 includes all supplies
Prepayment required ~ registration is now open
Drawing Series : Eyes
'The Features of the Head; Eyes' Correct proportions, placement plus a dash of anatomy will give you the skills to confidently draw the human face. Join Glenn in these 'NEW" Demo & Do sessions. Two Sessions: 2 - 4 pm or 7 - 9 pm Fee: $20.00 per session You are welcome to bring your own supplies or one will be supplied Prepayment required - registration is now open.