Leading Edge Art Workshops offers fine art instruction in Calgary, Edmonton, Winnipeg, and Huntsville, ON. Fun, exciting, and productive painting courses are offered throughout the year. Receive individual instruction from professional art instructors and develop and refine your creativity. Browse the Leading Edge Art Workshops website at www.greatartworkshops.com, view the work of instructors, and then submit your registration. Book early as classes tend to fill quickly.
Bold Colorful Figures with Annie O’Brien Gonzales
Calgary September 11-15, 2019
This is a mixed media workshop for all levels of artists. This is a fun low-pressure workshop where we will let go of realism and create a mixed media
Figure painting – no drawing skills necessary. We will incorporate acrylic paint, mark-making tools, collage, and found papers to design a bold, colorful underpainting, then add photos, more collage, stenciling and shiny things to dress up our figure. Annie will share her Basic 7-Step Method, along with exercises, demos, critiques and her very generous individual attention.
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Paint The Portrait from a photo with Bobbi Dunlop
Calgary, October 4-6, 2019
This workshop is for artists with some experience in oil or acrylic painting. In this workshop we will learn to tell a story with distinctive brushwork, edges and brave paint application. Bobbi will share knowledge from her extensive professional artist’s tool-box as we are guided to discover possibilities which will take our work to a new level. All the elements of a strong painting will be emphasized; from creating a concept, to abstract design, shape, value, edge, colour, paint quality and more. Includes demos and lots of individual guidance.
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Abstracted Florals with Janice Robertson
Calgary October 17-20, 2019
This workshop is suitable for painters with some experience in acrylics. We will explore ways to paint florals with a loose semi-abstract approach, getting the gist of the subject without any unnecessary details. Techniques will include design, blocking in, wet into wet, scraping, glazing and positive and negative painting. There will be a group critique, lots of demos and one to one instruction. Photo reference are supplied or bring your own.
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