All posts by Allie Mueller

Intro to Drawing Manga – A Monthly Workshop Series

Intro to Drawing Manga – A Monthly Workshop Series
Learn the basic techniques of Japanese manga illustration! Each session will focus on style, genre, and character development. Topics include dynamic poses, perspective & proportion, lighting & special effects, and creating a story board. Students will have access to lots of reference material and receive one-on-one instruction, as they come away with designs for their own original manga series! Instructor:  Megan Ruhl Fee:  $65.00 per session + GST Upcoming Workshop Dates: August 5 –  .

Garage Sale for Art Supplies

Garage Sale for Art Supplies
Our first annual Garage Sale for Art Supplies takes place on Saturday, July 22, from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.!!  Everything on “our” tables will be 75% off!!! Prices at other rented tables will vary. If you’re still interested in renting a table, only a few remain. Contact us at the store for more info!  

Casual Friday Art

Casual Friday Art
Have some summer fun making art with friends July 21, 2017 – Little Books Matchbook size, eight-fold pamphlet.  Participants must bring their own paper. August 18, 2017 – Collage Techniques for board and canvas using matte medium, GAC 100, and glue.  Participants must provide their own board or canvas and collage papers. September 22, 2017 – Art Journals How to create them and what goes in them. October 27, 2017 – Scratch Art November .

Art à la Carte Charity Pillows

Art à la Carte Charity Pillows
Kensington Art Supply and Instruction is very pleased to announce that we are selling these beautiful pillows to raise funds for Art à la Carte! This beautiful design was created using a photograph taken by Annette Wichmann. “The image used on these decorative pillows was taken when we left Kensington and moved to our new location near Deerfoot Meadows.  We needed to move the coloured pencil display and that meant taking every pencil out .