All posts by Joel Warkentin

Saturday and Sunday, June 23 and 24 – Watercolour Techniques with Brittney Tough

Saturday and Sunday, June 23 and 24 – Watercolour Techniques with Brittney Tough
Treat yourself! Get the foundation you need to make watercolour a breeze! In this workshop, you will learn basic watercolour techniques, including saturation, glazing, washes, masking and wet on wet. You will create your very own vibrant painting through demos and individual guidance. Supply List available after Registration   Level: All Levels Date: Saturday, June 23 and Sunday June 24 Time: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm Fee: $250 +GST

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  To register, visit megruhlarts.com/workshops! Upcoming Workshop .

Friday, June 29 – Friday Family Paint Night with Megan Ruhl

Friday, June 29 – Friday Family Paint Night with Megan Ruhl
Join Megan Ruhl for this acrylic paint night intended for parents and kids! Learn the basics of acrylic and mixed media collage in this 3 hour workshop, where students will create a colour wheel mandala.  Kids will learn the visual abc’s of shapes and colour theory, while parents will come away with a confident knowledge of acrylic painting, and the necessary skillset for more advanced workshops!   All Supplies Included! Only at Kensington Art Supply .

Tuesday, July 17 – Landscape Pandemonium

Tuesday, July 17 – Landscape Pandemonium
  Samantha Williams-Chapelsky has created a course that will have you painting 8 pieces of art in 5 hours!This intensive and fun course will talk you thought Golden mediums, Gels and Pastes to create fast and effortless landscapes that explore colour and mediums in the best way possible.   Be prepared to simplify, create structure, use colour and light to make a simplistic form of a landscape painting using a variety of Golden Acrylics .

Wednesday July 18, Abstract Acrylic Landscape with Samantha Williams-Chapelsky

Wednesday July 18, Abstract Acrylic Landscape with Samantha Williams-Chapelsky
This course will explore the abstracted style of landscape painting using Golden Acrylic paints. Create a brilliant and vivid landscape using Golden fluid acrylics and Golden Fiber Paste. Students will be taught a variety of application techniques and tips to create a textured and electrifying landscape composition. Level: All Levels Date: Wednesday, July 18 Time: 10:00 am – 3:00 pm Fee: $125 +GST

July 24-27 – Beginners Mixed Media with Mary-Leigh Doyle

July 24-27 – Beginners Mixed Media with Mary-Leigh Doyle
In this workshop we will explore eight separate and distinct approaches to mixed media. We will generate our own collage papers, create altered surfaces, and combine various water media and water media compatible products. Artists may expect to develop two of the eight experimental pieces of their choice to completion or near completion. This is a high energy workshop and participants should esxpect to work hard and learn a lot. Basic working knowledge and .