All posts by Megan Ruhl

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 .

Animal Portraits with Judy Moore

Animal Portraits with Judy Moore
Learn how to create wonderful animal portraits! Learn how to work from photographs, mix colours, and layer paint to create a realistic painting of your furry friend. Students bring photos and work on their own projects during the workshop. All skill levels are welcome! Supplies not included. Level: All Levels Instructor: Judy Moore Date: Sunday, February 16, 2020 Time: 9:30 am – 4:00 pm Cost: $125 +GST   Click here to register.

Watercolour Tips & Tricks with Sherry Telle

Watercolour Tips & Tricks with Sherry Telle
Tips and tricks to loosen up your watercolour painting! Learn to use a palette knife to create realistic textures, trees and grasses. Learn lifting techniques; and how to use a splash screen. Learn how to add people to your landscape, and much more… ALL SUPPLIES INCLUDED! Level: All Levels Instructor: Sherry Telle Date: Thursday, February 6, 2020 Time: 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Cost: $75.00 + GST   Click here to register

Realistic Pastel Workshop with Kathy Hildebrandt

Realistic Pastel Workshop with Kathy Hildebrandt
Brought to you by the Calgary Sketch Club. This one-day workshop will focus on painting in a realistic manner with soft pastels and pastel pencils (no oil pastels). This workshop is geared to artists with all levels of pastel experience, using the pastels you have. We will be working from photographs. We will start with the importance of having a strong drawing in place as drawing is key to painting realistically. Using a combination .

Alcohol Inks Workshop with Sherry Telle

Alcohol Inks Workshop with Sherry Telle
Explore the world of alcohol Inks with instructor Sherry Telle, in this full day workshop. Learn how to manipulate the inks through pouring, spraying, brushing and using various tools to create texture on Yupo paper. We will work on small pieces in the morning, and then a full 20” x 26” piece in the afternoon. You will learn how to control this interesting medium, and how to let it go! This class is all .

Adventures in Colour & Texture, Creating Water with Melanie Morstad

Adventures in Colour & Texture, Creating Water with Melanie Morstad
Join Melanie in this fun, action packed 1 day exploration of acrylic inks and texture. We will be building surface 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 demonstrate painting water in various stages of development. SUPPLIES NOT INCLUDED! Level: All Levels Instructor: Melanie Morstad Date: Saturday, February 8 Time: 10:00 am – 4:00 pm .

Alcohol Inks Sampler with Sherry Telle

Alcohol Inks Sampler with Sherry Telle
This introduction to Alcohol Inks includes a one hour demo on how to manipulate the inks with pouring, spraying, brushing and using various tools to create texture as well as plenty of time to experiment with the inks on Yupo paper. You will learn how to control this interesting medium, and how to let it go! Discover how alcohol ink reacts like no other. ALL SUPPLIES INCLUDED! Level: All Levels  Instructor: Sherry Telle Date: Sunday, December .

Learn to Make Chocolates with Laurie Brossard

Learn to Make Chocolates with Laurie Brossard
Learn to make beautiful, yummy chocolates! This class will cover tempering chocolate, making moulded pralines, dipped truffles, fun chocolate bars, chocolate decorations and more. Join Belgian trained chocolatier Laurie Brossard as she takes you through the steps to create your own beautiful handmade chocolate confections, made with premium Belgian chocolate. Class fee includes all supplies and everyone takes home lots of chocolate goodies! Level: All Levels Instructor: Laurie Brossard Date: January 11, 2020 Time: 10:00 am .

Pointed Pen Lettering with Kerri Forster

Pointed Pen Lettering with Kerri Forster
Join Kerri Forster, Wednesdays in January, to work with the pointed pen in contemporary variations. The pointed nib historically was used in Victorian and Edwardian times, and is now delightfully used in handwriting fonts and so much more. The pointed pen offers tremendous versatility. This series is built on four classes, and you will end with great confidence with pointed nib and ink. Previous lettering experience is an asset, but not required. Supplies not .