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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 – .

Art Journaling with Louise Gallagher

Art Journaling with Louise Gallagher
  Join artist and storyteller Louise Gallagher for an art journal workshop! Art your heart out! Let go of your inhibitions and limiting beliefs about your creativity. Dive into the pure joy of expressing yourself through art and words to find inner contentment and peace. Learn to play with all the colours and textures of your unique expression. as you follow your senses and connect to your internal creative voice. Basic art journaling supplies .

Mixed Media with Terra Simieritsch

Mixed Media with Terra Simieritsch
  Do you have a bird that holds special meaning to you? Join Terra Simieritsch as she guides you through the process of creating your own unique mixed-media musical songbird on a 6x6” birch board support with fluid acrylic paints. Over the course of the day you will learn how to: Prepare a wooden surface for painting, Choose great sheet music to use in your mixed media projects, Adhere paper to birch board panels, Learn .

Wildlife Painting Workshop in Acrylics with David Kitler

Wildlife Painting Workshop in Acrylics with David Kitler
  Artists of all skill levels are invited to register for this workshop.  Whether you have always wanted to try acrylics, but did not know where to start, or whether you have already been using this versatile medium, but want to further develop your technique, this is the hands-on workshop for you!  While working on a wildlife subject of your choice (including the family pet!), David will review drawing and painting basics, while also .

Painting in Textures with Jenny Baker

Painting in Textures with Jenny Baker
If you would like to learn palette knife painting or increase your skills with one, here is your chance. We will use a variety of palette knives and yes, a brush or two to create. We will use acrylic paints and Super heavy gloss gel as well. Jenny will be doing demos for you throughout the process and will also have the finished painting on display. SUPPLIES NOT INCLUDED! Level: All Levels  Instructor: Jenny Baker Date: Saturday, December 6 .

Large and Loose in Acrylics with Connie Geerts

Large and Loose in Acrylics with Connie Geerts
Get your whole body into it, and loosen up your method of painting by tackling two large paintings in this one day workshop.  You’ll learn how to get your ideas down quickly and accurately in a large format, and how to develop a more painterly style. We’ll discuss mark making, colour choices, design and more.  Stretch your body and your creative abilities in this fun, supportive class. Level: All Levels  Instructor: Connie Geerts Date: Saturday, January 18 Time: 10:00 .