Workshops and Seminars

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March 2018

EXPRESSIVE MARK MAKING IN MIXED MEDIA ART 2 DAY WORKSHOP

March 3 @ 10:00 am - March 4 @ 4:00 pm
Studio at Greyweathers, 606 Elgin Street
Merrickville, ON K0G 1N0 Canada
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MAR 3+4 — 10 am to 4 pm at Holly's Merrickville Studio, 606 Elgin Street, Merrickville, ON K0G 1N0 ​with HOLLY DEAN ​+ KAREN MACKAY ​MATERIALS FEE of $25 payable on first day of workshop ​ WHAT TO EXPECT ​Discover a new approach to self expression in your mixed media art through mark making!​ I am thrilled that talented artist/calligrapher Karen Mackay and I are teaching this fabulous workshop together 🙂 Join us in our EXPRESSIVE MARK MAKING 2 DAY…

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Cityscapes and Linear Perspective Techniques – John Kittson

March 14 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Kanata Art Club, 630 Cameron Harvey Drive
Kanata, Ontario K2K 1X7 Canada
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Free

All of us struggle in varying degrees to get the perspectives correct in our work, regardless of medium.  This short afternoon talk will refresh your memory and teach you new techniques that will take whatever you do up to the next level.  To miss this opportunity would be a mistake . . . John's PowerPoint presentation is clear, concise, informative and as complete as are his large canvas paintings. This is an open presentation and those who are not members…

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CALLIGRAPHY: INTRO TO FOUNDATIONAL 2 DAY WORKSHOP

March 17 @ 10:00 am - March 18 @ 4:00 pm
The Studio at Greyweathers, 606 Elgin Street
Merrickville, ON K0G 1N0 Canada
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$299.00

Learn with one of the best — Karen's calligraphy workshops are always in demand!​ Practicing letter shapes is a very meditative experience and the Foundational hand is a simple one to learn. Karen designed this workshop for curious beginners 🙂 Start with pencil drawn mono-line letters and continue on to work with a parallel pen. You'll work on varied surfaces and explore different colours of ink. You'll even create your own calligraphic card! Karen provides handouts and guides you through each exercise…

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ARTiculate – monthly fireside artist talks

March 21 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:00pm on day Third of the month, repeating until June 20, 2018

ARTiculate - "fireside" artist talks will take place on the 3rd Wednesday of each month. St. Paul's United Church, 3760 Carp Road Click here for information on this month's speaker. >> Admission is free for members of the WCAS and $5 for other guests. Membership information. Have you looked at a piece of art and wondered what the artist was thinking when they produced the work you are looking at? Do you wonder if what you see in the finished…

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April 2018

Relating Art Materials to Colour – Janis Miller-Hall

April 11 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Kanata Art Club, 630 Cameron Harvey Drive
Kanata, Ontario K2K 1X7 Canada
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Free

Join us for this early evening presentation - open to non-members of the Kanata Art Club as well.  Janis' extensive knowledge of art materials is something that all of us need to know more about - art is also only as good as the brush, the paint and the canvas . . . all tools that can make such a difference, regardless of talent. Janis' love of drawing led her to study at the University of Toronto where she received…

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“Spring into Art #6”

April 14
Trinity Presbyterian Church, 1817 Richardson Side Road
Carp, Ontario Canada
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$60 - $75

"Spring into Art #6" 2018 Spring Art conference & Luncheon ...an exploration of ideas about the creation and promotion of art. Please join us for our 2018 Art Conference and get inspired. Our goal is to give you the information that will make you more successful in your art life and work. Date: Saturday April 14, 2018 Time: 8:45am to 4:15pm Place: Trinity Presbyterian Church, 1817 Richardson Side Road, Carp Lunch: catered Cost: $60 - until March 15 / $75…

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Portrait Painting Workshop with Sarah Lacy

April 18 - April 20
Trinity Presbyterian Church, 1817 Richardson Side Road, Carp, 1817 Richardson Side Road
Carp, Ontario Canada
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$175.00

Sarah Lacy | The Drawing Room Studio Days: 3 day workshop April 18-20, 2018 Hours: 9:30am-4:30pm each day (1 hour break for lunch, 12:30-1:30) 18 hours of class time Place: Trinity Presbyterian Church, 1817 Richardson Side Road, Carp Register here: http://www.westcarletonartssociety.ca/portrait-painting-workshop.html Workshop Description: This 3 day workshop will give participants a solid foundation in portraiture by teaching head structure, individual character and lighting the portrait using graphite or charcoal on toned paper (up to the participant). You will leave with…

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ARTiculate – monthly fireside artist talks

April 18 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:00pm on day Third of the month, repeating until June 20, 2018

ARTiculate - "fireside" artist talks will take place on the 3rd Wednesday of each month. St. Paul's United Church, 3760 Carp Road Click here for information on this month's speaker. >> Admission is free for members of the WCAS and $5 for other guests. Membership information. Have you looked at a piece of art and wondered what the artist was thinking when they produced the work you are looking at? Do you wonder if what you see in the finished…

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May 2018

Art Can Make You Happy – Palette Knife Techniques with Hamid Ayoub

May 12 - May 13
Kanata Art Club, 630 Cameron Harvey Drive
Kanata, Ontario K2K 1X7 Canada
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$150 - $170

Attendance to this two-day workshop (9:30 am to 3:30 pm each day) is restricted to 12 people and is being offered to members of the Kanata Art Club first.  Non-members may register after March 1st at a cost of $170. Hamid earned his Honours Degree in Textile Design and Printing.  Working in various mediums, his work has been exhibited in many countries including Sudan, Niger, France, Holland, England, the USA and Canada.  He teaches at the Ottawa School of Art…

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ARTiculate – monthly fireside artist talks

May 16 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:00pm on day Third of the month, repeating until June 20, 2018

ARTiculate - "fireside" artist talks will take place on the 3rd Wednesday of each month. St. Paul's United Church, 3760 Carp Road Click here for information on this month's speaker. >> Admission is free for members of the WCAS and $5 for other guests. Membership information. Have you looked at a piece of art and wondered what the artist was thinking when they produced the work you are looking at? Do you wonder if what you see in the finished…

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