Jean Pedersen will be in Shediac, NB this June for two workshops: acrylic and watercolour!

Jean Pedersen, an award-winning artist and author of “Expressive Portraits: Creative Methods for Painting People”, will be in Shediac, NB this June for two workshops: acrylic and watercolour.

Do not miss this opportunity to learn from an artist whose practice includes people, still life, landscape and abstraction. Texture and mixed media are important in her wide-ranging skill set, as are unique approaches to transparent watercolour.

Jean will bring all her skills to your workshop experiences, encouraging you to take risks and work beyond your usual limits. Demos and personal attention play an important part in the Pedersen workshop experience.

Acrylic Workshop: June 2,3,4, & 5, 2020. Cost: $450.00

Watercolour Workshop: June 8, 9 & 10, 2020. Cost: $325.00

Space is limited – register soon!

To register or for more information, contact Grace Richard:

gracerichard@rogers.com.

These workshops are sponsored by Cercle des Artistes des Peintres (CAPS), Shediac, NB

Six week Painting Workshop with Leya Evelyn

Creating Abstraction in Painting

A six week painting workshop to meet every other week on Wednesdays 11am-4pm.

These classes include discussion, work time and critiques of work in class as well as on your own time. We explore where your art is now and where it could be.

The format will be with exercises for the first hour or two and then you can work on your own pieces or continue with what you started in the morning. The exercises are intended to open up different possibilities within the realm of abstraction. These workshops will challenge, satisfy, frustrate and give you a foundation for creating solid painting ideas.

DATE: April 8th, April 22nd, May 6th, May 20th, June 3rd, and June 17th.

LOCATION: St. Luke’s Church in Tantallon, NS

FEE: $350 (for all 6 classes), or $65 (for individual classes) per participant (materials not included). Spaces are limited and the registration list will be created on a first-come basis.

RESERVATIONS: Contact Leya Evelyn at leyaevelynarts@gmail.com or call:
902- 499-4111

Westport Schoolhouse Artist Residency Call until there is no more space

 

 

SEND APPLICATION to westportartres@gmail.com

Or to Jane Zdansky email; atelierhenri@hotmail.com

Visit the Village of Westport info page on the Brier Island Lodge website for more information https://www.brierisland.com/experiences/village-of-westport

For more information about Brier Island visit:

https://ici.radio-canada.ca/ilesdelatlantique/ile/ile-brier/

Creating Abstraction in Painting ~ A six week painting workshop with Leya Evelyn

Creating Abstraction in Painting

A six week painting workshop to meet every other week on Wednesdays 11am-4pm.

These classes include discussion, work time and critiques of work in class as well as on your own time. We explore where your art is now and where it could be.

The format will be with exercises for the first hour or two and then you can work on your own pieces or continue with what you started in the morning. The exercises are intended to open up different possibilities within the realm of abstraction. These workshops will challenge, satisfy, frustrate and give you a foundation for creating solid painting ideas.

DATE: April 8th, April 22nd, May 6th, May 20th, June 3rd, and June 17th.

LOCATION: St. Luke’s Church in Tantallon, NS

FEE: $350 (for all 6 classes), or $65 (for individual classes) per participant (materials not included). Spaces are limited and the registration list will be created on a first-come basis.

RESERVATIONS: Contact Leya Evelyn at leyaevelynarts@gmail.com or call:
902- 499-4111

Creating Abstraction in Painting Workshop with Leya Evelyn

Creating Abstraction in Painting

A six week painting workshop to meet every other week on Wednesdays 11am-4pm.

These classes include discussion, work time and critiques of work in class as well as on your own time. We explore where your art is now and where it could be.

The format will be with exercises for the first hour or two and then you can work on your own pieces or continue with what you started in the morning. The exercises are intended to open up different possibilities within the realm of abstraction. These workshops will challenge, satisfy, frustrate and give you a foundation for creating solid painting ideas.

DATE: April 8th, April 22nd, May 6th, May 20th, June 3rd, and June 17th.

LOCATION: St. Luke’s Church in Tantallon, NS

FEE: $350 (for all 6 classes), or $65 (for individual classes) per participant (materials not included). Spaces are limited and the registration list will be created on a first-come basis.

RESERVATIONS: Contact Leya Evelyn at leyaevelynarts@gmail.com or call:
902- 499-4111

 

CALL for Applications Deadline FEB.15th

See the Artist Prospectus for full details here:

https://parrsborocreative.com/pleinair/artists-prospectus/

Fill in and Submit the Application Form here:

https://parrsborocreative.com/pleinair/application-form/

Jocelyn Li

Executive Director

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Parrsboro International Plein Air Festival ~ CALL to ARTISTS

CALL to ARTISTS closes February 15th 2020!!

See the Artist Prospectus for full details here:

https://parrsborocreative.com/pleinair/artists-prospectus/

Fill in and Submit the Application Form here:

https://parrsborocreative.com/pleinair/application-form/

Jocelyn Li

Executive Director

p. +1 902 728 2007
e. director@parrsborocreative.com
w. www.parrsborocreative.com

https://www.facebook.com/parrsborocreative

https://twitter.com/parrsborocreate

https://www.instagram.com/parrsborocreative/

 

Summer 2020 Workshop Schedule

SUMMER 2020 WORKSHOPS:
REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!

www.lunenburgarts.org/programs


Pattern & Print: An Exploration of the Ceramic Surface
Walter Ostrom and Martina Lantin, June 29 – July 10 / 9am – 4pm / $895
This two-week workshop will focus on the multiple ways to enhance thrown and hand built ceramic forms through colour and pattern. The workshop is open to advanced students. Applicants must submit a resume of experience and


Paint the Town! Oil Painting
Heather Sayeau, July 13 – 17 / 10am – 4pm / $425
This workshop will focus on painting both the architecture and the landscape of Lunenburg. Each day will begin with a demonstration in the studio. Students will then depart, set up portable easels and paint
en plein air in the town and environs


Texture, Colour, & Line: Surface Design
Marla Benton, July 13 – 17 / 10am – 4pm / $450
This week-long workshop will focus on experimenting on the surface of clay. A variety of methods will be demonstrated which will include printmaking techniques and hand building with clay! Through discussion on design and patterning,


Watercolor Primer for All: Beginners & Seasoned Painters Welcome
Tim Standring, July 27 – 31 / 10am – 4pm / $425
You’ve passed an art supply store and espied those lush watercolor kits, brushes, small sketching pads. You too want to paint watercolors like Turner, Sargent, or Hopper. Well, this is the course! Indeed, with wit and whimsy, filled with a passionate


Youth Art Week: Creative writing for Kids with The Writers Federation of Nova Scotia (“WFNS”), July 27 – 31 / 10am – 4pm / $295
This workshop will be an adventure into expanding the creative mind, and expressing it through images and the written word. Participants will discover and explore character development, build description through observation, and play with figurative language


Egg Tempera Painting: Mastering the Art
Tom & William Forrestall, August 3 – 7 / 10am – 4pm / $425
The Egg Tempera course will offer participants a new creative and expressive relationship with this most ancient of painting mediums. The course designed for both novices and experienced painters, includes an introduction to the practice


Plein Air Watercolour: Coastal Landscapes
Tom Ward, August 10 – 14 / 10am – 4pm / $425
This workshop is about painting watercolour landscapes on site. There are some wonderful areas around Lunenburg, which are terrific places for marine landscapes. Our five days of classes will address the challenges of colour, value, and


Youth Art Week: Every Child is an Artist
Marla Benton & Jason Skinner, August 10 – 14 / 10am – 4pm / $295
“Every child is an Artist… the problem is how to remain an artist once we grow up.” (Pablo Picasso) This incredible, 5-day course offers youth ages 9 – 12 a chance to explore a variety of art mediums and techniques. From ceramics to drawing,


A Lunenburg Sketch About
Michael Peters, August 17 – 21 / 10am – 4pm / $425
This is a course for people of all ages and skills who want to draw and paint, whether on location or in the classroom, with confidence and an easy-going enthusiasm! No experience is necessary and all levels are welcome


Youth Art Week: Puppeteering Camp
Ali Eisner, August 17 – 21 / 10am – 4pm / $295
Have you ever wondered how a puppeteer makes a puppet come to life? This workshop guides students in learning how to puppeteer for stage and screen. Learn the fundamental basics of Puppet manipulation, developing characters
,


Summer Screen Printing
Maria Doering, August 24 – 28 / 10am – 4pm / $450
This weeklong class will cover the joys of screen printing on paper with a focus on creating colourful imagery by using hand-cut stencils and screen filler. By the end of the week students will be comfortable with mixing inks, registering colour layers
,


The Architecture of Landscape
Roger Mullin, August 24 – 26 / 10am – 4pm / $275
The sketch remains one of the most energetic, sophisticated and deeply rooted means to represent architectural space and form. One day will be spent on the water sketching a landfall view of a selected coastal village or town


Register for Summer 2020 Workshops at: www.lunenburgarts.org/programs


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