Contemporary Landscapes in Oil with Kate Brooks-Heinimann

May 28, 2022


When: May 28th 2022, 11:00 a.m – 12:30 p.m PST

Contemporary Landscapes in Oil with Kate Brooks-Heinimann

Join Kate Brooks-Heinimann in this welcoming and creative demo as she shares her love for oil painting and nature.  Kate will show the process of starting and working on a painting by using a sketch and photo reference, then transferring the image free hand to canvas.   From there you will be guided through how to use classical painting materials such as oil paints and hog hair brushes to capture a contemporary landscape using a variety of techniques.  Other topics Kate will touch on in this demo include colour theory, perspective, and composition.


Material list:

Sketchbook (Opus Essential Sketchbook)

Opus Columbia Easel


Gamblin Oil Paint Colours:  Hansa Yellow Light, Cadmium Red Medium, Phthalo Blue, Ultramarine Blue, Ivory Black, Titanium White, Indian Yellow, Burnt Umber, Raw Umber

Opus Glass Palette  (11×14″)

Palette knife

Opus Essential Linseed Oil

Opus Fortissimo Oil Brushes (Flat in Sizes 6 and 10, Round in Sizes 0)


Register in advance for this meeting:

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

Artist Bio:

Kate Brooks-Heinimann is an artist and art educator based on Lekwungen Territory. Kate teaches art at McTavish Academy and in School District 61. Since 2016, her work has been exhibited throughout British Columbia and Alberta and she has completed multiple artwork commissions within Canada and the United States. Kate currently works on her art at Rockslide Studios. Please view Kate’s full bio on her website at


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May 28, 2022
11:00 am - 12:30 pm