Demos

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Demos are a great way to expose yourself to new techniques, products and upcoming workshops.
 
Demos are planned for Saturday mornings and they are free.*
 
We are in the process of putting together our fall schedule of Demos.
 
Typically they run for about 30 minutes and usually take place between 11:00am - 1:00pm so you can drop in at your convenience.
 
We are open to your ideas, if you have a Demo request ask us about it: Info@kensingtonartsupply.com

Friday, November 3 - GOLDEN A to Z of Acrylics Demo with Samantha Williams-Chapelsky

GOLDEN A-Z of Acrylics Nov 2017
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 & Mediums and how they can change texture, saturation and intensity of color, used for sculptural effects and more. The lecture includes a review of Grounds that create truly, contemporary surfaces for painting, drawing, pastel, digital printing and mixed media. Each lecture includes an array of examples of these materials put to use. Attendees leave the lecture enthusiastic to explore the extensive potential of acrylic painting! The lecture also includes a brief introduction to our non-acrylic products, Williamsburg Handmade Oil Colors and QoR Watercolor.

Level:  All

Instructor:  Samantha Williams-Chapelsky

Date:  Friday, November 3, 2017

Time:  6:00 – 9:00 p.m.

Fee:  $5.00


Sunday, November 5 - Alcohol Inks Sampler with Sherry Telle

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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.

Level:  Beginner

Instructor:  Sherry Telle

Date:  Sunday, November 5, 2017

Time:  1:00 – 4:00 p.m.

Fee:  $75.00, all supplies included


Sunday, November 19 - Watercolour Sampler with Sherry Telle

Beginner Watercolour April - June
Have you wanted to watercolour and want to know more about it before signing up for a workshop?  Join Sherry Telle as she walks you through the types of watercolour paints, brushes, paper, and beginning techniques.  Enjoy a Sunday afternoon exploring the aspects of painting with watercolour, and then decide if this is the medium for you!

Level:  Beginner

Instructor:  Sherry Telle

Date:  Sunday, November 19, 2017

Date:  1:00 – 4:00 p.m.

Fee:  $75.00, supplies included


Sunday, November 26 - Coloured Pencil Sampler with Sherry Telle

Coloured Pencil Sampler
How does Sherry Telle make the coloured pencils sparkle this way?  Join Sherry for a Sunday afternoon of exploring coloured pencils.  Discover blending of colours, shading, hard lines, soft lines, and sparkle!  Enjoy the beauty of “painting” with coloured pencils.

Level:  Beginner

Instructor:  Sherry Telle

Date:  Sunday, November 26, 2017

Time:  1:00 – 4:00 p.m.

Fee:  $75.00, some supplies included