Fall Classes 2016 with Twila Robar-DeCoste at Windsong Studio & Gallery Aylesford, NS

Time to get those brushes wet again! I am offering four class sessions, of eight weeks, and a few workshops.

All classes and workshops will be held at Windsong Studio & Gallery, 1331 Victoria Rd. Aylesford, NS.

Day long workshops are $60.00 per person and are held from 10 am to 3pm.

8 week classes are $100.00 per person.


See class description for class times:

Acrylic Painting Wednesday mornings 9:30 am to 12:00 noon

This class will be partly guided exercises for the first few weeks and then your own projects for the rest of the class, with class input and encouragement. Experience an asset but not necessary.

Starting Sept. 28, 2016

Beginning Watercolour –Wednesday afternoons 1:00pm to 3:30pm

A class especially designed for those wanting to learn about watercolour. Basic techniques, handouts and useful exercises will be given each week to help you understand the complexities of this wonderful medium.

Starting Sept. 28, 2016

Watercolours Thursday morning 9:30am to 12:00noon

Here we will explore various aspects of watercolour, from impressionistic to detailed pieces. Various papers and techniques will be used. This is designed for those with some experience.

Starting Sept.29, 2016

Botanical Painting Thursday afternoon 1:00 to 3:30pm

In this class we will look at classic botanical painting and develop our skills with leaves, flowers and other available specimens.

Starting September Sept. 29, 2016


Country lanes – Acrylic

In this acrylic workshop we will look at colour, light and shadow on winding pathways though woodlands. Photo references will be provided.

10:00 am – 3:00 pm $ 60.00 per person Friday, Sept. 16, 2016

Glass etching- Something for fun!

A morning workshop on the basics of glass etching, materials will be provided. You will learn how to cut a stencil and create a lovely project to take home. Please specify cup or plate for your project.

$30.00 per person 9:30 am- 12:00pm Friday Sept.30, 2016

Fall landscapes in watercolour

In this watercolour workshop we will paint the fall landscape in the colours of the season. We will use 140lb CP paper. No larger than 1/8 sheet or 7.5 x 11. Photo reference material will be provided, step-by-step demonstration.

10am – 3:00 pm $ 60.00 per person Saturday Oct.1, 2016

Drawing Workshop

This is a day-long session on developing and improving your drawing skills. We will cover the topics of shading and values, perspective and picture planning, as well as small vignettes of interesting objects and scenes. A sketchbook pencil and eraser are all you will need.

10 am – 3:00 pm Friday Oct.21, 2016

Contact: 902-847-9847 to register or email robardecoste@ns.sympatico.ca