Botanical Mixed Media

January 16, 2022

$70 + Supplies


  • Sunday, December 5th 
  • Sunday, January 16th 
  • Time: 10am – 3pm
  • Instructor: Kate Brooks-Heinimann
  • Experience: Beginner
  • Ages: 16+
  • Cost: $70 + Supplies

Learn how to capture the essence of plants and flowers in this mixed media workshop. This workshop will combine learning techniques for using mixed media in an artwork and how to render a 3 dimensional, organic form. We will be exploring a variety of materials and creating a beautiful, botanical themed artwork.

Registration Details

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Suppy List

– sketchbook (or loose-leaf paper)
– heavy weight paper (recommend Canson XL Watercolor Pad Size: 9X12)
– pencil and eraser
– pastels (oil or chalk)
– variety of coloured markers
– variety coloured pencils
– painters tape
– waterproof fine tip felt pen (recommend Micron brand)
– variety of acrylic painting brushes (flat, round, filbert and a detail brush – recommend
Opus Legato Acrylic Brush Set Assorted)
– variety of acrylic paint (must have a red, blue, yellow, white and black)
– rag / paper towel
– palette
– an interesting tool to create lines and shapes with (ex. q-tip, old hairbrush, tuna can,
stick, feather, spray bottle, sponge etc)
– max. 9” x 12” primed and stretched canvas or other primed painting surface
– optional: folder/binder to hold artwork
– optional: masking fluid
* recommend Opus Art Supplies or Island Blue Art Store for supplies

January 16, 2022
10:00 am - 3:00 pm

McTavish Academy of Art
1720 McTavish Rd
North Saanich, BC, V8L-5T9

$70 + Supplies