Workshop/Class Subject: Collage

Art and Soul of Summer 2019 KIDS Art Camp!

In the mornings we will be doing various structured exercises to develop your child’s drawing abilities. Each exercise will be used to develop your child’s ability to see things in a way so that they are able to interpret them... Read More

Painting the Everyday with Gouache

This workshop is inspired by the artist, illustrator and writer Maira Kalman (hyperlink to her webpage: http://www.mairakalman.com/). The focus is on using objects that are part of everyday life, personal experiences, as well as using popular culture and current events... Read More

Creativity Bootcamp: Exploring Your Inner Artist

Creativity Bootcamp: Exploring Your Inner Artist (MMEDw173-30) The workshop, taught by textile artist Natalie Grambow, will explore creativity through images, materials and idea development. Students will have the opportunity during these five days of immersion to delve into a journey... Read More

Drawing From Architecture

In this two-day workshop students will approach architecture and the construction of space as a source for drawing. From personal material and found images, participants will create finished drawings of idiosyncratic architectural spaces through engagement with practices fundamental to contemporary... Read More

Inquiring Minds Want to Know – Helping you Critique Your Work with Linda Anderson (Jun)

Instructor: Linda Anderson For artists who want to get an honest critique of their art work…… For artists wondering where to go next or what should they do in order to improve their composition, design and color coordination. For artists... Read More

Altered Book Workshop

This five hour workshop is an introduction to examples and techniques for transforming old books into one-of-a-kind pieces of art. There is an unlimited potential for creating interesting work by altering books through cutting, folding, rolling, collage, etc. This course... Read More

Collagraphs: Textural Exploration in Printmaking

Collagraphs: Textural Exploration in Printmaking (PRNTs205-18) A collagraph is the process of making a print from a textured collage surface. Students will learn expressive ways to use material and processes in printmaking in this course. The focus will be on... Read More

Design for Painters

The foundation and language of any painting is composition and colour. These two elements go hand in hand: painters often do not consider the importance of a good compositional preparation and are often unaware of how a colour palette can... Read More

Encaustic Photography with Shary Bartlett – Red Deer College Alta

Is it a photograph or a painting? Indulge yourself in five glorious days discovering the evocative beauty of Inkjet, LaserJet and professionally printed photographs secreted beneath translucent encaustic wax. Hand-alter, transfer and enhance photos printed on paper and textiles and... Read More

Encaustic Mixed Media with Shary Bartlett at Red Deer College

This five-day workshop is an exploration of the amazing translucent, layered, smooth and textural effects that can be achieved when painting with sweet-smelling molten encaustic beeswax. Discover ways to colour, fuse, alter, and gild your collages, photo transfers and encaustic... Read More

After School Art for TWEENS

After School Art for TWEENS Spring Session. Session runs Wednesdays, April 3rd – June 26th from 3:30-5:30 p.m. All classes held in the Opus Kelowna classroom at 1357 Ellis St. Cost is $300 which includes 26 hours of instruction and... Read More

Collage: Colour & Composition with Kate Scoones

Let artist Kate Scoones guide you through ways to experiment with everyday materials and contemporary design ideas to develop dynamic paper collages. While the results will be finished pieces in themselves, they could also the starting point for drawings or... Read More

Collage: Colour & Composition with Kate Scoones

Let artist Kate Scoones guide you through ways to experiment with everyday materials and contemporary design ideas to develop dynamic paper collages. While the results will be finished pieces in themselves, they could also the starting point for drawings or... Read More

Collage: Expressing your Innate Creativity with Wendy Welch

Take an afternoon to work on fun and imaginative projects guaranteed to get you back into the flow of creating art on a regular basis. The time to start making art is right now, not some vague day in the... Read More

Mixed Media 101

The joy of painting resides in each of us! All you have to do is let loose and let go of pre-conceived ideas. On the other hand, each abstract painting has an undetectable structure. You will learn to understand it... Read More

Arts Centre Open House

Have you always wanted to try a class at the Arts Centre? We’re serving up a flight of one-hour adult art classes at our Open House on Sunday, October 14—from drawing and mixed media to painting techniques, you’ll have a... Read More

Mixed Media Collage

Discover the wonderful opportunities mixed media collage has to offer. This six week class will focus on creative exploration and innovative mixed media techniques using acrylic mediums and paints; image transfer techniques; acrylic transfer skins; stencils and masks; stylus incising;... Read More

Mixed Media Portraits

Mixed Media Portraits uses photographic portraits as a base and departure point to explore a variety of exciting mixed media techniques. Expect the unexpected! Anyone interested in collage, experimental portraiture, mixed media and photographic fine art will find this class... Read More

Creating a Visual workbook

Create a personalized piece of art while gaining a deeper understanding of your sources of inspiration. Learn to use collage, printmaking, image transfer, acrylic mediums, paints and/or stencils to build your workbook and to express your artistic voice. Classes will... Read More

Introduction to Collage

This class will assist and inspire those who are just discovering the medium of collage as well as those who would like to add to their knowledge and skills. We will cover different approaches to collage using found materials and... Read More

Image Transfer

Learn a range of techniques to transfer your photographs onto printmaking paper, acrylic skins and other surfaces that be can incorporated into your paintings, collage or mixed media artwork. Discover how to blend, distress and create composite images by hand... Read More

Introduction to Encaustics

Discover this 2,000 year old process uses refined white beeswax and damar crystals melted together to form a strong archival compound that can be used to fuse and transfer images to it’s surface. You’ll be amazed by its limitless flexibility... Read More

Creativity Workshop – 12 Secrets of Artistic Creativity

Creativity expanded, explored, desired! More than 12 secrets of creativity will be revealed. This workshop is 6 hours in total, with 3 hours on the evening of July 18 and 3 hours on the evening of July 25, 2018. 6-9pm.... Read More

FCA Workshop – 12 Secrets of Artistic Creativity

“Creativity is intelligence at play” – Albert Einstein We all have the ability to be more creative in our art and in our lives, and with practice we can start to use more of our creative potential. This 2-part workshop... Read More

Modern Art for Children

Painting, drawing, collage and Modern Art. Children will look at several artists such as Henri Matisse, Georgia O’Keeffe and Ted Harrison. They will participate in discussions of how the artists produced their works and students will produce several stunning works... Read More

Grow Your Inner Artist

For Beginners and Advanced Artists, this series will be an exploration of painting using different styles and techniques. Each student will be encouraged to work in their preferred medium and own individual style to improve on artistic skills used in... Read More

Mixed Media Painting

Join instructor Shary Bartlett to experiment with techniques such as photo transfer, collage, layering and creating lush texture. This class will strengthen your understanding of composition and stimulate the artist within in a fun and supportive environment. A wide range... Read More

Mixed Media Encaustics at MISSA

Mixed Media Encaustics at MISSA June 25, 2018 – June 29 Tony Bounsall $665.00 Discover the wonderful opportunities mixed media encaustic has to offer. This 2,000 year old process uses refined white beeswax and damar crystals melted together to form... Read More

Painterly Printmaking With A Press: Monoprinting /Collagraphs

The course introduces students to expressive ways to use material and processes in printmaking. The focus will be largely on monoprinting and some collagraphic techniques. Students will learn how to develop a series of interrelated prints using stencils and masks,... Read More

iPhone / iPad Level 2 Creating Digital Art From Your Photos

“iPhone / iPad Level 2 Creating Digital Art From Your Photos” Camosun College Lansdowne Campus Sat Apr 21 – May 12 9:30 am – 12:30 pm Tuition: $159.00 (12 hrs) + GST Photo-Editing, Painting and Visual Effects. Expand your creative... Read More