All posts by Joel Warkentin

Boxing Day SALE!

Boxing Day SALE!
December 26th, 2018. 9:00 am to 6:00 pm ALL PRODUCTS ARE 20% OFF! MORE SPECIALS IN STORE! ONE DAY ONLY! Applies only to in-store stock. No special orders. No rainchecks. Gift cards are not on sale. No further discount on current sale items. All Boxing Day Sale items are final!

Ongoing Classes with David Kitler

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Kensington Art Supply is pleased to welcome David Kitler to its roster of ongoing art instructors!

If you struggle with a pencil or brush, this is the class for you! Learn to draw ANY subject in ink, graphite, coloured pencil, pastel, and how to “draw with a brush.”

David has been a professional artist and instructor for over 25 years. His work and techniques have been featured in numerous art publications: Northlight Books,  International Artist magazine, The Artist’s Magazine, and Arabella.

Students of all levels are welcome!

See examples of David’s work at http://davidkitler.com

Level: All levels
Instructor:  David Kitler
Dates:  Thursdays, 6- 9 pm, Fridays, 1-4 pm
 

To register, please contact David at kitler@davidkitler.com

 

Watercolour for Beginners with Megan Ruhl

Watercolour for Beginners with Megan Ruhl
This workshop is a great introduction to the wonderful medium of watercolour. We’ll learn about the paints, papers and tools to help you get started.  We’ll explore some colour theory and learn basic techniques to create a simple watercolour painting. Some supplies included. Students will need to bring their own brushes and we can help with in choosing them. To Register, visit: megruhlarts.com Level: All Levels Date: Sunday, March 10 Time: 1:00 pm – .

Adventures in Colour, Texture & Acrylic Inks with Melanie Morstad

Adventures in Colour, Texture & Acrylic Inks with Melanie Morstad
Join Melanie in this fun, action packed 1 day exploration of acrylic inks and texture with GOLDEN Acrylic pastes, then adding colour with inks, High Flow and Fluid Acrylics. Our subject matter will be trees so please bring your own reference material. Melanie will demo trees in various stages of development. Level: All Levels Instructor: Melanie Morstad Date: Saturday, January 26, 2019 Time: 10am – 4pm Fee: $150 + GST   Click here to .

The Magic of Painting with Mina Tahmouresie

The Magic of Painting with Mina Tahmouresie
Teaching kids the skills for using acrylic paint and how to have fun with it in a safe and creative environment. They will learn the basic foundational rules to painting which will help them become successful in the future with acrylic painting. The class will be set up as a paint along, so students will be given a reference where we, all together, learn to paint it! All Supplies Included! Level: Beginner (Ages 6-12) .

Food Photography Workshop with Christina Varro

Food Photography Workshop with Christina Varro
Mouth watering food photography is everywhere these days, but how do those delicious images come together? This workshop will cover the basics of food photography; the essential gear, planning your shoot, basic food styling, different lighting setups, where to find props and lots of tips to get great shots. There will be a lot of hands-on time to shoot a variety of food setups, and have creative critique of your best images. You will .

Pouring Medium Workshop with Lisa Roberts

Pouring Medium Workshop with Lisa Roberts
    Lisa will demonstrate new techniques and methods using Liquitex Pouring Medium and Pebeo acrylic paint to create an amazing unique effect. She will share her knowledge of pouring medium and how to easily create a variety of different effects on cradleboard.   By the end of the workshop, each student will have at least two finished artworks. Click here to register. Supplies Not Included Level: BeginnerDate: Thursday, January 31stTime: 6:00 pm – 9:00 .