Classes

Regularly Scheduled Art Classes

Adult Art Classes
Ongoing Art Classes

Ongoing, monthly classes for artists of any medium and all levels of experience and expertise.  Individualized instruction in a classroom setting with a workshop artist/instructor.  Choose a class time that suits you!  Work at your own pace, in the medium of your choice, on subjects that interest you most.  Supplies are not provided or included in class fees.

Instructors:

Lisa Roberts

E-mail: lisa@kensingtonartsupply.com

Specializes in pouring medium, resins, and mixed media.
Sherry Telle   Specializes in alcohol ink, watercolour, and coloured pencil.
Megan Ruhl   Specializes in manga drawing.

Register in store or call us at 403.283.2288.


 

Independant Instructors
Independent Instructors

To register with these instructors, please contact them directly.  A one month minimum sign up is required under our independent instructors.

Nancy-lynne Hughes

E-mail:  nlhughes@hughesfineart.ca

Phone:  (403) 863-4261

Specializes in drawing, acrylics, oil, watercolours, et al.

Tuesdays 9am-12pm, 1-4pm, 6-9pm

Thursdays 9am-12pm, 1-4pm

Saturdays 9am-12pm

Mary-Leigh Doyle

E-mail: m.l.doyleart@shaw.ca

Specializes in acrylics, oils, and mixed media.

Mondays and Thursdays 9am-12pm, 1-4pm

Michael Downs

E-mail: tmdowns@telus.net

Specializes in drawing and painting - oils, acrylics, watercolour, and pastels.

Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays  9am-12pm, 1-4pm, 6-9pm

Doug Levitt

E-mail: thepainter@douglevitt.net

Specializes in oil painting.

Thursdays 6-9pm

Melanie Morstad

E-mail: melaniemorstad@gmail.com

Specializes in acrylics, mixed media.

Wednesdays 9am-12pm

Cheryl Peddie

E-mail: cherylpeddie@shaw.ca

Specializes in acrylics, oils.

Wednesdays 1-4pm

Ekaterina Pozdniakova

E-mail: epozdniakova@yahoo.com

Specializes in oil painting.

Mondays 6-9pm


We require 7 days' notice before the date of the class or workshop you are registered in for you to receive a full refund.  There is no refund available with less than 7 days' notice, with the sole exception being if Kensington Art Supply or one of our instructors must cancel the class or workshop.  In this instance, the full fee will be refunded, or you may have the fees applied to another class or workshop.  If you must miss a class or workshop, you may find another person to take your place and you are responsible to receive payment from them.  In this case, please let us know their name and email in case they need to be notified about supplies required or other information pertaining to their class or workshop.


 

Skill Levels

Absolute Beginner:  You feel lost and uncomfortable in an art store but you are enthusiastic and willing to learn the basics.
Beginner:  You have basic drawing skills and some familiarity with a medium or mediums.
Intermediate:  You can draw well and you are very comfortable with your medium.   You understand the basic elements and principals of design (composition, value, and color).
Advanced:  You have excellent drawing skills and you are confident with your medium(s).
Professional:  You are a working artist

Please note – you will get the most out of art classes and workshops that are appropriate to your skill level. 


 

Jean Pederson's 2018 4 x 4 Master Class

Jean Pederson 2018 4x4
Meet 4 days 4 times throughout the year for personal artistic growth.

Are you ready to challenge yourself to an artistic journey towards destination self-discovery?  Through one-on-one discussion, open studio painting and class discussion, plus individual challenges, each student will be encouraged to paint more meaningful and personal imagery.  Who are you and how are you going to tell your story visually?  Your commitment to embark on your journey, explore your process, and engage in an artistic dialogue will lead to inspiration, direction, and confidence within your artwork.  This Master Class is a one-year commitment to yourself and your artistic journey.

Level:  Intermediate – Advanced; participants should have a working knowledge of the mediums they choose to use throughout the year.

Instructor:  Jean Pederson

Dates:  January 26-29, April 27-30, September 21-24, and December 7-10, 2018

Time:  9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. each day

Fee:  $1,950.00

Please note: there is a waitlist for this Master Class series.


Casual Friday Art

Casual Fridays

Have some summer fun making art with friends.

September 22, 2017 – Art Journals

How to create them and what goes in them.

October 27, 2017 – Scratch Art

November 10, 2017 – Gelli Plate Printing

Always new things to learn!

December 8, 2017 – Marbling Paper

Each of these workshops goes from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

Limited to 12 participants.

RESERVATIONS AND PAYMENT REQUIRED.

$25.00 per session.

NO REFUNDS.


Wednesdays, September 6-27, 2017 - Italic Calligraphy with Kerri Forster

Italic Calligraphy 2017
Each Wednesday in September work on the Italic Calligraphy Hand with Kerry Forster.  Italic is one of the most often used and most recognized calligraphic styles.  It offers tremendous variety and its influence can be seen in a great deal of contemporary lettering today.  Much of the wonderful brush lettering today is done in Italic Hand.  Join Kerri in September and learn this important calligraphic hand.

Level:  Beginner

Instructor:  Kerri Forster

Date:  Wednesdays, September 6, 13, 20, 27

Time:  6:30 – 8:30 p.m.

Fee:  $100.00 + GST for all four classes.

Supply list will be given after registration. Supplies required to take classes.