Winter Session of classes and workshops with Twila Robar-DeCoste

Winter Session of classes and workshops with Twila Robar-DeCoste

starting January 2018 Windsong Studio and Gallery, Aylesford, NS

The Art of Botanical painting Start date Tuesday, January 23, 2018

This is an eight-week drawing and watercolour course. We will learn the details and process of botanical painting. There will be specific drawing and projects using a variety of botanical subjects.

Suitable for anyone with some previous experience.

Location: Kings Presbyterian Church, New Minas

$140.00 per person 10:00 am- 12:30 pm

Acrylic painting Start date Wednesday, January 24, 2018

This is an eight-week painting course. We will focus on composition and picture planning, technique and a variety of painting styles from detailed to impressionistic.

Location: Windsong Studio & Gallery 1331 Victoria Rd. Aylesford

$110.00 per person 9:30 – 12:00 noon

Watercolour Painting Start date Thursday ,January 25, 2018

This is an eight-week course in watercolour painting on a variety of topics and using various papers.

The focus will be on colour mixing and other watercolour techniques.

Location: Windsong Studio & Gallery 1331 Victoria Rd. Aylesford

$110.00 per person 1:00 – 4:00 pm

Workshops

Crows and Quills – Using a quill (dip nib and India ink)pen.

Saturday, January 27,2018 10:00 am- 3:00 pm

Learn various marks and shading to achieve beautifully detailed images. Yes, we will draw a crow as part of the day’s art projects. Good quality drawing paper, Bristol paper or 90 lb hot press watercolour paper will be required. Some nibs and paper will be available for use.

Location: Windsong Studio & Gallery 1331 Victoria Rd. Aylesford

$70.00 per person

Valley Landscapes in Acrylic Saturday, February 3, 2018 10:00 am- 3:00 pm

A one-day workshop learning about landscape composition and colour. We will work from photos; I will supply some, but bring a selection of your own. This will focus on simplifying information to make the strongest possible picture. Acrylics, 8 x 10 or 9 x 12 canvas

Location: Windsong Studio & Gallery 1331 Victoria Rd. Aylesford

$70.00 per person.

Individual instruction days will be on Mondays and Tuesday and Wednesday afternoons.

For the New Minas class I will need a minimum of eight people to hold the class. For the home classes, I will need a minimum of five to hold the class.

During the winter months the travelling can be unpredictable. I will contact class members by phone or email in the event of a cancellation.

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

www.windsong-nature-gallery.com Hope to see you! Twila R-D