All posts by Joel Warkentin

Alcohol Inks Gone Wild with Sherry Telle

Alcohol Inks Gone Wild with Sherry Telle
Explore alcohol inks and what they can do! You will learn how to control this interesting medium, and how to let it go, in this fun 3 hour sampler class. ALL SUPPLIES ARE INCLUDED! Level: Beginner Instructor: Sherry Telle Date: January 24, 2019 Time: 6:00pm – 9:00pm Cost: $75.00 + GST   Click here to register.

Calgary Sketch Club Workshop with Doug Levitt

Calgary Sketch Club Workshop with Doug Levitt
Calgary Sketch Club presents a new workshop opportunity with Calgary-based artist Doug Levitt!  Known for hist western art and cultural portraits, Doug’s work as been juried into the Calgary Stampede Western art show for the past decade.    There will be an artist demo in the morning, and workshop participants will paint their own artworks from photos in the afternoon.   Please contact tamihort@gmail.com for more information or to register.   See more of Doug’s work at www.douglevitt.net .

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

Ongoing Classes with David Kitler
Beginning in February 2019, Kensington Art Supply is pleased to welcome David Kitler to its roster of ongoing art instructors! Renowned for his paintings of wildlife and nature, David has been featured in numerous galleries and publications such as International Artist and Arabella magazine.  While painting, David has two primary objectives: to bring the “wild” within reach of those who have not had the opportunity to experience it for themselves, and to provide a .

The Joy of Painting with Certified Bob Ross Oil Painting Instructor® Tracey Leigh Crozier

The Joy of Painting with Certified Bob Ross Oil Painting Instructor® Tracey Leigh Crozier
Unleash your inner artist for a few hours and share the joy of painting with Tracey Leigh Crozier, a Certified Bob Ross Landscape/Seascape Oil Painting Instructor® at Kensington Art Supply! Beginners are welcome…no experience required…just the desire to paint and to have a great time! At each Bob Ross Oil Painting Class® you will be shown in a step-by-step manner how to prepare the canvas with painting medium and the use of brushes and .

Start to Finish: Creating Dynamic Paintings from Photographs with Ingrid Christensen (FULL)

Start to Finish: Creating Dynamic Paintings from Photographs with Ingrid Christensen (FULL)
This workshop will put you firmly in charge of your painting from the very first mark. It will teach you to organize complex scenes into clear, coherent, and powerful paintings, and to execute them simply and logically. Working from your own photos, you’ll learn how to develop a concept and then simplify, organize, and manipulate your images to convey it. You’ll discover how to create dynamic shapes and avoiding excessive detail, all the while .

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, January 13 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 .