Workshops & Classes

Writing the Watercolour Workshop

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Create an image using watercolour washes then write what inspires you to illustrate with words textures, shapes, line and tell the hidden story or paint the poem. Wednesday, February 7 – 28: 1-3 pm Price: $45.00: supplies not included Instructor: Betsy Symons MA To register contact:   elizabethsymons@shaw.ca This class is for beginners and intermediate artists wanting to explore the blending of…

Zentangle Basics Class

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This is the perfect time of year to explore your inner artist! Humans are born with a drive to create.  Zentangle is a simple, relaxing and fun way to get in touch with your creative side. Even if you think you can’t draw, you’ll be amazed at what you can do!  It’s also a great way to unplug from a…

Painting Classes with Lloyd Major

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These are art classes for beginners to advanced students and everyone in between. Everyone chooses the subject matter, the size of painting, and whether you wish to paint in oil or acrylic. Lloyd will take you from a blank canvas to a finished painting (not always in 4 weeks). The focus is learning to paint but also making it an enjoyable time.…

DeCosmos Tuesday Painters Group

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Tuesday Painters is a group of DeCosmos Fine Arts Society members who enjoy doing art with others. The group is inclusive, welcoming members at all levels of artistic ability. Participants benefit from the camaraderie, gentle critiques and exchange of ideas between members. Tuesday Painters will resume meeting September 5, 2017 For more information about DeCosmos Fine Arts Society visit their website.

Sound Connection Choir

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Perfect for women and men who love singing.  No experience necessary. Sing both contemporary and international music in two or three part harmony. Vocalists will receive instruction and guidance on vocal technique, harmony, and improvisational singing.  Each singer will receive recordings of the songs and the lyrics. Thursdays  from 7  – 9 pm Beginning Sept 7, 2017 To register or for…

Painting Classes with Elissa Anthony

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Ever wondered if you could paint? Starting September 11, I will be offering art classes in oil and acrylic at the MAC from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm. I am able to guide you to find your style through structured exercises, experimentation and “happy mistakes”! Students work on projects they choose, including subject matter and size. New students can join…