Classes and Workshops

Driftwood Frames

Learn how to make stunning frames from scavenged driftwood.  Sunday August 7, 1-4 p.m. at the Whitehead Community Centre in Guysborough County. 624 Whitehead Rd, Whitehead, NS B0H 1V0 You won’t regret the drive! Bring your creative minds to produce/craft a driftwood framed chalkboard sign. Sandy Winter will lead you through the process. All materials provided and …

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James Middleton 5-Day Plein Air Painting Workshop Holiday – Three Spots Available

Like golf, “plein air” painting is for people who love to be outdoors and enjoy a challenge. But unlike golf, is an outlet for developing your artistic ability. The goal isn’t to create a masterpiece, it’s to capture that special moment in time. Eric Rhoads, publisher of Plein Air Magazine, declared that the “plein air” …

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Watercolour Workshop – Lake of Diamonds

Friday, Sept 16 OR Saturday, Sept 17, 10 am to 4 pm Stony Bay Studio, 11 Seaman St, Margaretsville $60 plus tax Light glinting off the ripples on an autumn lake. Is there anything prettier? In this class you will discover how to capture those moments in a painting. Starting from a simple line drawing, …

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The Magic of Encaustic Painting

Lynn Rotin is a master artist and specializes in the use of the encaustic medium to express her vision. Encaustic is an ancient method of creativity, using wax tinted with various pigments from natural sources and very sophisticated work was created. Today the availability of modern pigments has meant the art form embraces a huge  …

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Two Workshops, Two Artists, Two Mediums, Sandi Komst, Acrylic, May 28 Marilyn Whalen, Watercolour May 29 time: 10-4

Fees: $100.00 per day- You may choose one or both days Where: Above Art2Sea Gallery at the Palace, 41 water Street, Pictou, NS To Register: mjwhalen@bellaliant.net Send email transfer to leliasanford@eastlink.ca   A well known NS artist, will show you how using deep darks, clean colours and bright whites will add zip to your paintings. …

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