All posts by Megan Ruhl

Coloured Pencil: A Demo with Sherry Telle

Coloured Pencil: A Demo with Sherry Telle
Join Sherry Telle on March 14, as she demonstrates how to work with coloured pencils! She will explore the differences between brands and types of coloured pencils as well as which papers are suitable.  Expect to gain an understanding of colouring techniques and skills including blending and removing colour while preserving the paper, burnishing and creating texture, and layering colours for rich darks and luminous lights. Instructor: Sherry Telle Date: Saturday, March 14, 2020 Time: 11:00 am .

Design, Value & Colour Made Easy with Connie Geerts

Design, Value & Colour Made Easy with Connie Geerts
Understanding how to use design, value and colour doesn’t have to be difficult. In this class you’ll learn some basic, easy to remember rules that will help you understand and apply these important elements of art. This isn’t your usual theory class. Each class will include hands-on exercises and time to apply what you’ve learned to your own paintings. At the end of these four weeks, you will be well on your way to .

Techniques for Decorated & Illuminated Capitals with Susan Keyes

Techniques for  Decorated & Illuminated Capitals with Susan Keyes
This 2-day workshop explores decoration and illumination techniques used in historical manuscripts for capitals. Shading, vines, split colour caps, filled caps filigree, turning leaf, diaper patterns, tooling, and the steps to construct elaborate border treatments will be set out. Lombardic and Black Letter scripts will be provided to use as the basis for decoration. This workshop is for all levels of experience although some knowledge of Lombardic and Black Letter scripts would be helpful. .

Pysanky Sampler with Annette Wichmann

Pysanky Sampler with Annette Wichmann
Learn the traditional Ukrainian egg painting technique in this sampler class on Thursday, April 2nd from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. All of the supplies are provided and you will go home with two painted eggs and a traditional kistka (hot wax pen) and some wax. Children (8yrs and older) are welcome (with an additional fee of $20 each) if accompanied by an adult who has paid for the workshop (maximum of 2 children .

Ongoing Classes with Brittney Tough

Ongoing Classes with Brittney Tough
Give yourself time to be creative with your own projects and work at your own pace! Meet once a week and pursue your own watercolour paintings while enjoying the company of other watercolour enthusiasts. Each week, Brittney will provide individualized technical and conceptual guidance to students throughout their painting process. Don’t know what to paint? That’s ok! Brittney can provide you with some project ideas! All levels welcome! Brittney’s classes at KAS are currently .

Pre-Cut Mat Sale!

Pre-Cut Mat Sale!
 Preparing for upcoming art shows? Then we have a solution for you! Pre-cut matboards which include a double-mat, archival backing board and an archival cellophane sleeve to protect your work. And now we have a selection available at 40% OFF!! These sizes are on sale: 16×20 outside with 11×14 cutout, 11×14 outside with 8×10 cutout and 8×10 outside with 5×7 cutout. Offer available only while quantities last!! Hurry in for best selection!!

“Loose and Lively Landscapes” An FCA Demo with Perry Haddock

“Loose and Lively Landscapes” An FCA Demo with Perry Haddock
This workshop will focus on the idea that painting can be fun and experimental. Too often we prevent ourselves from letting loose because we think we need to follow a strict formula, or that we must end up with a finished painting that fits our preconceived idea of “perfection”. “I like to think of a painting session as messing around with ten bucks worth of materials. As a result, I can take creative risks, .

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 .

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

Coloured Pencil: A Workshop with Sherry Telle

Coloured Pencil: A Workshop with Sherry Telle
This class is for perfect for anyone who wants to learn how to start using coloured pencils! Sherry will demonstrate various coloured pencil tools and techniques at the beginning of the workshop, followed by a preplanned project for students to work on. Through the course of this workshop, you will learn the differences between the brands of coloured pencils, and the difference between texture of papers. Students will gain an understanding of colouring techniques .