Intermediate Acrylics Series (6 Weeks)

May 26, 2022 - June 30, 2022



  • Session: Wednesday’s April 6th – May 11th
  • Session: Thursday’s May 26th – June 30th
  • Time: 5:45- 8pm
  • Instructor: Kate Brooks-Heinimann
  • Experience: Intermediate/Advanced
  • Ages: 16+
  • Cost: $320/ 6 classes

Dive deeper into the world of acrylic painting. This course builds upon the information learned in Kate’s Intro to Acrylics series. We will learn further about the fascinating world of colour theory, how to build stronger compositions and create our own paintings. One on one instruction will be more prevalent in this course, and students will be leaving with a beautifully developed, small body of work.

Registration Details

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Suppy List

- Variety of acrylic painting brushes (flat, round, filbert and a detail brush – recommend Opus Legato Acrylic Brush Set Assorted – need a flat #8 or larger)
– Variety of acrylic paint (must have a red, blue, yellow, white and black – recommend Opus Essential Acrylics 60 ml tubes: cadmium red medium, phthalo blue green shade, hansa yellow medium, titanium white and lamp black)
– Stretched and gessoed canvas or other primed painting surface (any brand, any size around 11” x 14”)
– Heavy weight paper (recommend Canson XL Watercolor Pad Size: 9X12)
– Sketchbook (or loose-leaf paper)
– Pencil and eraser
– Water jar
– rag / paper towel
– Palette

May 26, 2022 - June 30, 2022
5:45 pm - 8:00 pm

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