Venetian Plaster with Adele Woolsey

Venetian Plaster with Adele Woolsey
Have you always loved texture in your paintings but aren’t sure how to achieve the look you want? Learn techniques for working with Venetian Plaster to create unique, highly textured painting surfaces. This workshop goes through all the steps in detail to help you succeed in utilizing this versatile material to its full potential. Learn what supports to use, how to prepare the panels, how to manipulate the Venetian plaster and what tools to .

Fantastic Landscapes with Keegan Rice

Fantastic Landscapes with Keegan Rice
Do you want to create new worlds where anything is possible? Tell a story through engaging fantasy art? Good fantasy artwork starts with a dream, is founded in realism, and expands into a new world where anything is possible. Students will learn to combine realistic drawing and painting skills with their own unique ideas to create new fantasy landscapes. Over two days, we will cover topics such as beginner to intermediate techniques for landscape .

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 .

3rd Annual Garage Sale

3rd Annual Garage Sale
You asked, we deliver! On July 20th, 2019, join us from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm for our 3rd annual Garage Sale! We are no longer accepting vendor applications, as all spots are FULL. If you are interested in booking a table for next year, please contact the store at info@kensingtonartsupply.com. 

Painting in Textures with Jenny Baker

Painting in Textures with Jenny Baker
If you would like to learn palette knife painting or increase your skills with one, here is your chance. We will use a variety of palette knives and yes, a brush or two to create. We will use acrylic paints and Super heavy gloss gel as well. Jenny will be doing demos for you throughout the process and will also have the finished painting on display. Level: All Levels  Instructor: Jenny Baker Date: Saturday, July 6 Time: 10:00 am – .

Painting Kananaskis with Jenny Baker

Painting Kananaskis with Jenny Baker
If you would like to learn palette knife painting or increase your skills with one, here is your chance. We will use a variety of palette knives and yes, a brush or two to create. We will use acrylic paints and Super heavy gloss gel as well. Jenny will be doing demos for you throughout the process and will also have the finished painting on display. Level: All Levels  Instructor: Jenny Baker Date: Saturday, August 17 Time: 10:00 am – 4:00 .

The GOLDEN “A to Z” of Acrylics with Samantha Williams-Chapelsky

The GOLDEN “A to Z” of Acrylics with Samantha Williams-Chapelsky
This lecture packs in a ton of valuable information about acrylics, guiding listeners through the basics while opening up new possibilities. Gain information about mineral and modern pigments and how this relates to clean color mixing, glazing and the creation of fabulous new colors. Learn the unique properties of Fluids, Heavy Body, OPEN and High Flow Acrylics. Discover Interference and Iridescent paints for unusual effects. Get a comprehensive overview on the many Gels & .

Abstract Acrylic Landscape with Samantha Williams-Chapelsky

Abstract Acrylic Landscape with Samantha Williams-Chapelsky
Artists will create a highly textured semi abstract landscape using GOLDEN Fluid acrylics and GOLDEN Fiber Paste. Learn about landscape composition, colour theory and texture application to create one 24″ × 24″ landscape. Although the landscapes will be created in a semi abstract manner, students are able to select and work from their own reference image.   Level: All Levels  Instructor: Samantha Williams-Chapelsky Date: Saturday, June 8 Time: 10:00 Am – 3:00 pm Cost: $125 +GST   Click .

How to Draw Anything with Michael Downs

How to Draw Anything with Michael Downs
Drawing is often considered the most fundamental skill for artists to learn. Michael Downs will teach the basic skills of drawing step by step, focusing on topics such as importance of the gesture, linear perspective & composition. Students will learn how to use lines for seeing and understanding visual relationships, and how to properly use photo references. At the end of this workshop, students will come away with basic habits to follow that lead .