All posts by Lisa Roberts

September 20th – Connie Geerts -Large and Loose Workshop

September 20th – Connie Geerts -Large and Loose Workshop
Connie Geerts – Large and Loose Workshop Get your whole body into it, and loosen up your method of painting by tackling two large canvases, one with a warm up, the other with the subject of your choice.  You’ll learn how to get your ideas down quickly and accurately in a large format, and how to develop a more painterly style. Throughout the class we’ll discuss mark making, colour choices, design and more.  Stretch .

September 16th – Connie Geerts – Birds in Acrylic

September 16th – Connie Geerts – Birds in Acrylic
Connie Geerts – Wednesday Workshop – September 16th Subject this week:  Birds This week I’ll demo how to paint birds quickly and easily.   I’ll have some reference material but feel free to bring your own. As always you are free to work on whatever subject matter you choose. Things are changing up a bit as of this month.   All the teachers are back at Kensington Art Supply for September so we are back to .

September 23rd – Connie Geerts – Colour Mixing

September 23rd – Connie Geerts – Colour Mixing
Connie Geerts – Wednesday Workshop – September 23rd Subject this week: Colour Mixing This week we’ll work on various processes for confident colour mixing and creating harmonious effects in your paintings.  Bring paper to do an exercise on.  I’ll have some reference material but feel free to bring your own. As always you are free to bring whatever project you’d like to get feedback on while you work. Things are changing up a bit .

September 30th – Connie Geerts – Design

September 30th – Connie Geerts – Design
Connie Geerts – Wednesday Workshop – September 30th Subject this week:  Skill Building #2 – Design This week we’ll go in depth into “the one rule” of design and how it applies to everything. We’ll also look at the principals and elements of design.  Please bring watercolour/canvas  paper to do an exercise on.  I’ll have some reference material but feel free to bring your own. As always you are free to work on whatever .

Sherry Telle Alcohol Ink Workshop – New Techniques!

Sherry Telle Alcohol Ink Workshop – New Techniques!
Brand New Techniques for Alcohol Inks!       Join Sherry Telle on September 19th for a fun-filled day of Alcohol Ink experimentation with new techniques! Learn how to lift inks, add pearlescent pigments, work with Pebeo Cerne Relief, and  experiment with Posca pens. Be sure to bring various found objects to use as you practice lifting inks. The sky is the limit! SUPPLIES NOT INCLUDED! Covid 19 information: We will be social distancing with a max of .

Portraits with Judy Moore

Portraits with Judy Moore
Portraits with Judy Moore Bring your paints and your brushes and join Judy Moore for an informative workshop on portrait painting! Students have the option of working in either acrylics or oils, so make sure you have all the necessary supplies for your choice of medium. This one-day workshop is meant for beginners or painters with intermediate skill levels. Judy will provide the photos for the portraits, so you can sit back and rest .

Connie’s Wednesday Drop-In, August 19th

Connie’s Wednesday Drop-In, August 19th
  Subject this week: Pixelated Trees This week I’ll take you step by step through the process of painting trees in my signature style of pixelation. Bring a canvas or board in the size you want to work on.   If you have a something else you want to work on, I’m always happy to help you with whatever project you choose. The reopening of classes is going great.  Taking into account social distancing rules, .

Connie Geerts – Wednesday Afternoon Drop-In Class

Connie Geerts – Wednesday Afternoon Drop-In Class
  Drop-in class, Wednesday, July 29, 1-4 pm Kensington Art SupplySubject this week:  All About Eyes In this class we’ll be working on eyes from many different creatures, including humans.  I’ll supply the reference material.  Please bring watercolour or canvas paper on which to do the exercise if you are taking part.  As always you are free to work on whatever project you choose.  Click the link for more info and to register: https://conniegeerts.com/product/drop-in-class-wednesday-july-29-1-4-pm-kensington-art-supply/     .

Jean Pederson – Three Day Oilstick Workshop

Jean Pederson – Three Day Oilstick Workshop
  Jean Pederson’s Three-Day Oilstick Workshop Join renowned instructor Jean Pederson for a fun-filled three days of experimentation and growth with Oil Sticks! This medium combines the mark making nature of pastels with the blending abilities of Oil Paints, and it is sure to change up how you use this fantastic tool in your everyday art practice.  Throughout the workshop, Jean will be using a wide range of other mediums to ensure you get .