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Workshops 2019


 Pet Portrait Workshop
with Instructor Laurel McBrine
 

Workshops 2020


Watercolour Negative Painting Obsession -
Nature’s Treasures!
with Instructor Linda Kemp
Negative Painting Evolution -
Treescapes, Sheep and Birds in Acrylics
with Instructor Linda Kemp
 Encaustic + Mixed Media Explorations
with Instructor Erna de Vries
 
 Dynamic, Modern Watercolours – Board Mounted
with Instructor Jacintha Krish
 
 Bring Colour into your Winter Landscapes- Acrylics Paint Like an Impressionist Workshops Series 1
with Instructor Jacintha Krish
 
Florals & Fruits - Garden to Table- Acrylics Paint Like an Impressionist Workshops Series 2
with Instructor Jacintha Krish
 Figuratively Speaking in Acrylics Paint Like an Impressionist Workshops Series 3
with Instructor Jacintha Krish
 
  Painting a Watercolour Scene:
Exploring the Passion of Colour, Light And Design!
with Instructor Bonnie Steinberg
 
 Abstracting Your Favourite Subject in Your Favourite Medium
with Instructor Andrew Cheddie Sookrah
 
 Bold & Loose Cityscapes in Watercolour
with Instructor Herry Arifin
 
 Expressive Fall Watercolour Painting with Mixed Medium!
with Instructor Bonnie Steinberg
 

Workshops 2021


Watercolour Journey - Strong & Vibrant Colours
with Instructor David Daniels

2019 Workshops


November


Expressive Portrait and Figure in Watercolour with Instructor Atanur Dogan - SOLD OUT

Discover the spontaneity so unique to watercolour and paint colourful, expressive portraits and figures. Artist/instructor Atanur will teach you valuable watercolour concepts and techniques to capture movement, gesture and the spirit of your subject as you paint from photographic reference. Learn how light affects the temperature of colours and values, and how to use the transparency of this medium to allow the light of the paper to come through. Deemed one of five best portrait artists in the world by the Portrait Society of Canada, Atanur will guide you to create vivacious, vibrant paintings in stunning colour Demonstrations lots of individual assistance and critiques. Workshop best suited for beginners with some experience to intermediate. Material List


This 2 day workshop takes place:
Saturday and Sunday, November 16 & 17
10:00 to 4:00 pm (Please bring your lunch)
Cost: $175    OAS member: $160

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About Atanur Dogan:

Atanur is a watercolour artist with Turkish/Canadian dual nationality. A graduated of Dokuz Eylul University in Turkey, he is best known for his portraits and figures and distinctive painting skill. His forceful brush strokes evoke the life and tribulations of his subjects. He has mastered the difficult medium of watercolour, utilizing contrasts in colour and depth to create striking effects. He enjoys painting people of different ethnicities, with a focus on their faces and body language and what these express. He has participated in more than 200 exhibitions worldwide and teaches workshops around the globe. In 2004 he hosted an international exhibition entitled " Peace Through Art ", and then established the International Watercolor Society in 2012. In just 6 years, International Watercolor Society has become one of the most active art societies in the world with 90 country branches. Atanur and his team also opened IWS galleries, IWS Educational Centres, IWS Research Centres and have published an IWS International Magazine. Every year the society country branches organizes international watercolour festivals, exhibitions and workshops. Atanur travels to every country supporting each IWS activity. His goal is to make watercolour one of the world’s most popular painting techniques.


Pet Portrait Workshop with Instructor Laurel McBrine

Learn to paint a beautiful portrait of your favourite animal friend while developing your painting skills and creativity! You will be given tips on how to select a good reference photo, get an accurate drawing, prepare for painting, lay out your palette & materials plus prepare your support. Learn the tricks to achieve a likeness and bring your subject to life with beautiful brushwork. Instruction will be customized to the needs and experience level of each student. Colour mixing, composition and tips for working with your chosen medium (oils or acrylics) will be addressed. Come have fun and create a family heirloom to memorialize your pet! Students should have some experience working with either oils or acrylics. Material List


This workshop takes place:
Saturday, November 23
10:00 to 4:00 pm (Please bring your lunch)
Cost: $90    OAS member: $80

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About Laurel McBrine:

Laurel has spent decades studying and refining her brushy, realist style. After attending Art College, she has studied intensively with dozens of master artists and at several painting ateliers. Even though her work is mostly representational, inspired by light, colour and the beauty of her subjects, she is most excited by the abstract design and textural qualities of a piece. Laurel enjoys sharing the knowledge she has gained from her lifelong study of art, passing on helpful tips and techniques to help her students advance in their painting abilities. She regularly exhibits and has won scholarships and awards for her work. She particularly loves the demanding art of oil portraiture, including commissions, but draws and paints many subjects in various media and methods.



Upcoming Workshops 2020



Watercolour Negative Painting Obsession - Nature’s Treasures! with Instructor Linda Kemp

Give your brain a workout! Discover how to start, build and complete several quick projects that teach all the essential negative painting skills you need to simplify nature’s complex forms. In this proven program you will discover how to paint delicate blossoms, clusters of berries, ferns and foliage - all it takes is a simple shift in the way you see! Linda will demonstrate and lead you step-by-step through the key exercises and basic strategies of working with this unconventional, creative approach as you learn to build multiple, overlapping layers in your own samples. This stimulating two-day workshop is intended to open a creative door and provide thought-provoking options for artists of all levels of painting experience who are searching for inspiring ideas and broadened perception. Negative painting is addictive and FUN!
Beginners with experience to intermediate.

This 2 day workshop takes place:
Monday, March 23 and Tuesday, March 24 , 2020
10:00 am to 4:00 pm. Please bring your lunch
Cost: $340    OAS member: $320
Sign up early, as space is limited and Linda sells out quickly!

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About Linda Kemp

"There is nothing like an intriguing puzzle to get the brain working and few things more satisfying than finding a solution to a perplexing problem. So while some people take pleasure in working on the newspaper's daily crossword puzzle I can't resist sorting through and arranging shapes and colours. In particular, the interwoven forms and layers of patterns I find while investigating tangled woodlands, meandering streams, open fields, roadside ditches and the countryside landscape. Appreciating my discoveries is easy; figuring out how to interpret my finds and then portray that essence two dimensionally with paint on paper is the real challenge! It is this desire to decipher, understand and organize what I see that motivates me to paint. In my attempt to interpret nature’s patterns and understand how the pieces fit together my strategy relies on simplifying the complicated and building in layers using negative shapes". Linda's Website


Negative Painting Evolution in Acrylics with Instructor Linda Kemp

Indulge in artistic exploration as you learn how to transform nature into evocative, stylized paintings. Each day features a different subject! In this new program you will learn tactics for creative interpretation using negative painting concepts. Discover how to see the subject as basic shapes, create experimental underpaintings, and build with layers and blocks of colour using luminous transparent and opaque acrylics. Linda’s simplified colour and design concepts will provide you with fresh approach to self expression. Try negative painting and learn to see the world in a different way!
Beginners with experience to intermediate.

This 3 day workshop takes place:
Wednesday, March 25 to Friday, March 27, 2020
10:00 am to 4:00 pm. Please bring your lunch
Cost: $495    OAS member: $470
Sign up early, as space is limited and Linda sells out quickly!

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About Linda Kemp

"There is nothing like an intriguing puzzle to get the brain working and few things more satisfying than finding a solution to a perplexing problem. So while some people take pleasure in working on the newspaper's daily crossword puzzle I can't resist sorting through and arranging shapes and colours. In particular, the interwoven forms and layers of patterns I find while investigating tangled woodlands, meandering streams, open fields, roadside ditches and the countryside landscape. Appreciating my discoveries is easy; figuring out how to interpret my finds and then portray that essence two dimensionally with paint on paper is the real challenge! It is this desire to decipher, understand and organize what I see that motivates me to paint. In my attempt to interpret nature’s patterns and understand how the pieces fit together my strategy relies on simplifying the complicated and building in layers using negative shapes". Linda's Website


Encaustic + Mixed Media Explorations with Instructor Erna de Vries

This workshop allows both beginner and experienced participants to unleash their creativity while developing or furthering skills and techniques in wax. Erna demonstrates all you need to know in melting/fusing, colour mixing, texturing, incising, layering, collage application and incorporating image transfers. She encourages experimentation with techniques of your choice to create unique mono prints and panel paintings on Japanese papers and cradled birch panels. All materials will be provided with access to pharmaceutical grade bees wax, pigments, pan pastels, collage materials, stencils and image transfers. Workshop information will include Encaustic safety, materials and equipment Join us as we venture into the exciting works of wax.
Limited to 8 participants to ensure a personalized learning experience. This workshop fills quickly - to ensure your spot early registration is recommended.

This 1 day workshop takes place:
Saturday, March 28th, 2020
10:00 am to 4:00 pm. Please bring your lunch
Cost $175.00 which includes all supplies

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About Erna de Vries

Erna is an artist and educator whose passion for art has driven her to explore and experiment with diverse media and challenge students who have come under her guidance. With an interest in depicting the urban industrialized landscape, she utilizes wax, concrete, reclaimed metal, collage and image transfers. Erna is drawn to encaustic for its luminous, spontaneous qualities and the unique melting/solidifying process. Erna holds a B.A in Art/Art History, B.ED, Honours Art Specialist, Plastic/ Fine Arts Certificates and is a certified Enkaustikos instructor. Her work has been shown in national and international juried shows, a solo show in Richmond VA, featured artist at McMaster Innovation Park and an article on her working methods and techniques can be found in the on line Spring 2015 issue of Encaustic Arts Magazine. Erna is the recipient of: Reserved Best in Show Award - Urban Jungle - Vaughan Juried Exhibition, Jurors Award - Ontario Society of Artists - 144th Juried Exhibition - John B. Aird Gallery, Toronto
“I make art out of an intuitive response to be creative; to challenge and break down boundaries while maintaining a reverence for the relationship between our created and man-made worlds”.


Dynamic, Modern Watercolours – Board Mounted with Instructor Jacintha Krish

Watercolours don't have to be delicate and muted, nor do they have to be framed, matted or behind glass. In this workshop Jacintha will teach you the techniques to paint vibrant, dynamic watercolours. She demonstrates how the combination of watercolour with fine point acrylic ink pens make colours pop and highlight texture and detail. Bring a sense of abstraction to your painting, lending it a style that is uniquely its own. Using acrylic gel medium as your adhesive you will learn how to mount watercolour paper on board for a simpler, modern look. No framing, mats or glass needed. Lots of individual attention.
Instructor to supply photos. Materials List


This 2 day workshop takes place:
Saturday and Sunday, April 18 & 19
10:00 to 4:00 pm (Please bring your lunch)
Cost: $125.00    OAS member: $115.00

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About Jacintha Krish:

Following a career of many decades in business and accounting I now have the ultimate pleasure of being a full time artist and instructor. Painting has always been a part of my life, my constant companion. I paint what I see, what inspires me, what stirs my soul. The beauty of Canada is my inspiration, filled with the sights and sounds of its constantly changing landscapes as well as its people, imbued with the rich biodiversity that is wholly Canadian. I enjoy playing an active role in our art world, participating year round in solo and juried art exhibitions, events and art demonstrations, as well as teaching workshops and courses in various creative organizations in the GTA as well as private lessons. I currently work as an instructor at Neilson Park Creative Centre and Humber Valley Art Club. I have extensive knowledge of painting in different media gained at the Ottawa School of Art and Algonquin University. I have worked for many years with several renowned art instructors in Ottawa and Toronto. For a detailed list of my work history and experience please refer to my website at www.jacinthakrish.com


Bring Colour into your Winter Landscapes- Acrylics Paint Like an Impressionist Workshops Series 1
with Instructor Jacintha Krish

Impressionist art is a style which captures subjects that are relatively ordinary; it achieves the impression of the subject rather than a detailed copy. A style in which light and shadow are expressed using bold brushwork and bright, vibrant colour.

In this workshop Jacintha walks you through Impressionist painting techniques to create paintings that bring colour and life to the winter landscape. She shows you how to edit your image to create a simpler but stronger design. Focus on the interplay of light and snow as you paint the winter landscapes with a fearless use of colour and expressive brushwork in a unique style that is unmistakable. Take home a clear understanding of colour mixing and practical strategies to fill your paintings with vibrant colour and light. Lots of individual attention. Materials List


This 2 day workshop takes place:
Saturday and Sunday, April 25 & 26
10:00 to 4:00 pm (Please bring your lunch)
Cost: $125.00    OAS member: $115.00

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About Jacintha Krish:

Following a career of many decades in business and accounting I now have the ultimate pleasure of being a full time artist and instructor. Painting has always been a part of my life, my constant companion. I paint what I see, what inspires me, what stirs my soul. The beauty of Canada is my inspiration, filled with the sights and sounds of its constantly changing landscapes as well as its people, imbued with the rich biodiversity that is wholly Canadian. I enjoy playing an active role in our art world, participating year round in solo and juried art exhibitions, events and art demonstrations, as well as teaching workshops and courses in various creative organizations in the GTA as well as private lessons. I currently work as an instructor at Neilson Park Creative Centre and Humber Valley Art Club. I have extensive knowledge of painting in different media gained at the Ottawa School of Art and Algonquin University. I have worked for many years with several renowned art instructors in Ottawa and Toronto. For a detailed list of my work history and experience please refer to my website at www.jacinthakrish.com


Florals & Fruits - Garden to Table- Acrylics Paint Like an Impressionist Workshops Series 2
with Instructor Jacintha Krish

Impressionist art is a style which captures subjects that are relatively ordinary; it achieves the impression of the subject rather than a detailed copy. A style in which light and shadow are expressed using bold brushwork and bright, vibrant colour.

In this workshop Jacintha will take you through simple, short painting exercises to paint impressionistic florals and/or fruit still life with a fearless use of colour. Understand colour relationships, composition, the effects of light and shapes play a part in conveying a strong visual statement. Learn to think, see, plan and approach your subjects in a modern impressionist style. Lots of individual attention. Materials List


This 2 day workshop takes place:
Saturday and Sunday, May 2 & 3
10:00 to 4:00 pm (Please bring your lunch)
Cost: $125.00    OAS member: $115.00

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About Jacintha Krish:

Following a career of many decades in business and accounting I now have the ultimate pleasure of being a full time artist and instructor. Painting has always been a part of my life, my constant companion. I paint what I see, what inspires me, what stirs my soul. The beauty of Canada is my inspiration, filled with the sights and sounds of its constantly changing landscapes as well as its people, imbued with the rich biodiversity that is wholly Canadian. I enjoy playing an active role in our art world, participating year round in solo and juried art exhibitions, events and art demonstrations, as well as teaching workshops and courses in various creative organizations in the GTA as well as private lessons. I currently work as an instructor at Neilson Park Creative Centre and Humber Valley Art Club. I have extensive knowledge of painting in different media gained at the Ottawa School of Art and Algonquin University. I have worked for many years with several renowned art instructors in Ottawa and Toronto. For a detailed list of my work history and experience please refer to my website at www.jacinthakrish.com


Figuratively Speaking in Acrylics Paint Like an Impressionist Workshops Series 3
with Instructor Jacintha Krish

Impressionist art is a style which captures subjects that are relatively ordinary; it achieves the impression of the subject rather than a detailed copy. A style in which light and shadow are expressed using bold brushwork and bright, vibrant colour.

In this workshops Jacintha will show you step by step how to paint the figure using impressionistic brushstrokes and semi-abstract techniques. Working from a photo for reference, you will learn to capture the essence of a person with spontaneity and freshness by paying close attention to the way light affects the temperature of colours and values. Jacintha will walk you through the elements of a successful composition and the painting techniques that can bring your subject to life. Lots of one-on-one help and demos which will focus on creating portrait art that is both meaningful and expressive. Materials List


This 2 day workshop takes place:
Saturday and Sunday, May 23 & 24
10:00 to 4:00 pm (Please bring your lunch)
Cost: $125.00    OAS member: $115.00

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About Jacintha Krish:

Following a career of many decades in business and accounting I now have the ultimate pleasure of being a full time artist and instructor. Painting has always been a part of my life, my constant companion. I paint what I see, what inspires me, what stirs my soul. The beauty of Canada is my inspiration, filled with the sights and sounds of its constantly changing landscapes as well as its people, imbued with the rich biodiversity that is wholly Canadian. I enjoy playing an active role in our art world, participating year round in solo and juried art exhibitions, events and art demonstrations, as well as teaching workshops and courses in various creative organizations in the GTA as well as private lessons. I currently work as an instructor at Neilson Park Creative Centre and Humber Valley Art Club. I have extensive knowledge of painting in different media gained at the Ottawa School of Art and Algonquin University. I have worked for many years with several renowned art instructors in Ottawa and Toronto. For a detailed list of my work history and experience please refer to my website at www.jacinthakrish.com


Painting a Watercolour Scene: Exploring the Passion of Colour, Light And Design! with instructor Bonnie Steinberg

Come and explore how light, design and colour can put passion in composition! Our subject matter will include a simple street scene, complete with landscape elements, architectural elements and other details. Ontario, Nova Scotia and British Columbia and their particular characteristics will be incorporated to complete our visual story. From the wonderful Victorian buildings of Halifax and Victoria, to the vibrancy of Toronto and beyond, participants will explore how to capture their unique individuality. Some new and some old and proven techniques will be taught and demonstrated to provide a purposeful aim for participants. Atmospheric perspective through colour, and linear perspective will also be explored. Participants will marvel at the result…luminous and passionate paintings! Materials List


Symphonic Watercolours: Bonnie on YouTube

This workshop takes place:
Sunday, May 24
9:30 to 4:00 pm (Please bring your lunch)
Cost: $85.00    OAS member: $75.00

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About Bonnie Steinberg:

Bonnie is a practicing artist and a most popular art teacher. Transparent watercolour is Bonnie’s medium of choice. Her watercolours encompass a variety of subject matter, with architectural detail, being her latest achievement. Bonnie’s use of high- keyed colour and dramatic light are the trademarks of her work. A graduate of York University Bonnie received her Honours Bachelor of Fine Arts. Bonnie is also an elected member of the Canadian Society of Painters in Watercolour, the Society of Canadian Artists and a signature member of the Toronto Watercolor Society. She is also a guest artist and teacher for many art groups in Canada, the United States and Europe.


Abstracting Your Favourite Subject in Your Favourite Medium with Instructor Andrew Sookrah OSA, SCA, CSPWC, PSC

Sookrah strengths can be seen in his strong sense of design, exquisite use of effective composition, and confident presentation of bold colours.

Each scene, object, or form (human or otherwise) has an abstract, graphic presence at its core. In this workshop, Andrew will help you move beyond the obvious as you explore the movement, texture and colour that brings out the drama in abstracted shapes. He shares his knowledge and techniques of design elements, composition, bold colour and the use of acrylic media. Whether you are a beginner wishing to start developing a style of your own, or an established artists looking to refine your style, Andrew offers lots of one-to-one guidance in the varying degree of abstraction you choose work in. This workshop will be a combination of demonstrations (abstracting figurative/ portraiture, landscape and still life) done in a variety of media, with lots of time for questions and answers. Materials List
This workshop is not media specific. Andrew welcomes artists of all levels who work in watercolour, acrylic, and oil*.
Demonstrations will be done in acrylic and watercolour.

*To maintain our non-toxic environment, the OAS does not permit the use of turpentine or mineral spirits in the painting studios.

This 4 day workshop takes place:
Monday, June 8th to Thursday, June 11th, 2020
10:00 am to 4:00 pm. Please bring your lunch
Cost: $330    OAS member: $310

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About Andrew Cheddie Sookrah:

Andrew is a Canadian artist living and working in Toronto. He is member of Canadian Society of Painters in Watercolour, Society of Canadian Artists (Lifetime, Mentor), Ontario Society of Artists, and the Portrait Society of Canada. Sookrah is a raw colourist whose free brushwork is confident and powerful. His strengths can be seen in his strong sense of design, exquisite use of effective composition, and confident presentation of bold colours. His is a masterful exploration of the interconnectivity of nature.


Bold & Loose Cityscapes in Watercolour with Instructor Herry Arifin

In this workshop artist/instructor Herry Arifin shows you how to take advantage of watercolour’s most unique properties to produce bold and loose cityscapes painting. Working from a photo reference you will learn to transform the scene to make it suitable for working fast to produce an expressive and clean watercolor. Herry uses a direct and simplified approach to teach you how to create a sense of atmosphere and mood and how to add pops of colour and enough detail. Understand the importance of tonal values and the principles of design such as unity, balance harmony and repetition to create paintings filled with energy, mystery and ambiance. Demos, critiques and lots of personal attention. Reference photo will be provided. Materials List
This workshop is best suited to an experienced beginner to intermediate.

This 2 day workshop takes place:
Saturday and Sunday, June 20 & 21, 2020
10:00 am to 4:00 pm. Please bring your lunch
$220 for non-members / $200 for members

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About Herry Arifin

Herry paints loosely, wet on wet, and this type of painting is ideal for him eliminating extraneous details, and closing in on his subjects. Unlike many new watercolour artists, Herry isn't afraid to include people in his works. Because of this his works are filled with energy and human vitality. Herry is an eclectic artist and he eagerly paints, still life, landscapes and urban scenes. His delight of city scenes seems unlimited; be it streetcars, ethnic neighbourhoods, busy sidewalks or boats in the harbour, his paintings are lively and filled with the energy of the city.

"People often think that to paint one must have unusual, inborn talent, or to go through a long period of training in art school. I found that is not really true – painting, like talking is a natural human activity. I had no special training as a young person, only after retiring, I attended painting classes. This taught me the fundamentals of design and of the technical aspects—handling paints and paper. Since then it has been a matter of practice, and looking as much as possible at high quality paintings by others. The choice of medium and style for communicating in paint is a personal one. At first I wanted to imitate other painters, but fairly soon I realised that the important thing was to allow my own style to develop. I’ve chosen watercolor because it suits my personality as well as my painting style. What inspires me most is taking a busy, even chaotic, scene, and organising it into a pleasing, simple pattern of values and colours."


Expressive Fall Watercolour Painting with Mixed Medium with instructor Bonnie Steinberg

In this workshop, discover how colour and its interpretation work in developing a vibrant composition. We will paint a fall themed composition, complete with foliage, mist, reflections in water, and other interesting details. You will have the opportunity to create an expressive watercolour, with the option of adding mixed medium: inks, pastels, and gouache if desired. Discover how to incorporate “happy accidents” to utilize the full potential of a watercolour painting. You’ll create an artwork filled with vibrancy and mood. Colour will be emphasized. Some new, and some old and proven techniques will be demonstrated to provide a purposeful aim for participants. Atmospheric perspective through colour will also be explored. Autumn painting will become a passion! Material List for watercolours with optional mixed media


Symphonic Watercolours: Bonnie on YouTube

This workshop takes place:
Sunday, October 18
9:30 to 4:00 pm (Please bring your lunch)
Cost: $85.00    OAS member: $75.00

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About Bonnie Steinberg:

Bonnie is a practicing artist and a most popular art teacher. Transparent watercolour is Bonnie’s medium of choice. Her watercolours encompass a variety of subject matter, with architectural detail, being her latest achievement. Bonnie’s use of high- keyed colour and dramatic light are the trademarks of her work. A graduate of York University Bonnie received her Honours Bachelor of Fine Arts. Bonnie is also an elected member of the Canadian Society of Painters in Watercolour, the Society of Canadian Artists and a signature member of the Toronto Watercolor Society. She is also a guest artist and teacher for many art groups in Canada, the United States and Europe.



Upcoming Workshops 2021



Watercolour Journey - Strong & Vibrant Colours with instructor David Daniels

Watercolor paintings can be so much more than a checklist of watercolor technique. David Daniels goes beyond the basics of paint application, and teaches how to construct strong, vibrant, personality filled paintings. Technique is very important to this discipline, but it is the composition of your painting that will engage your viewer. When strong compositions and thoughtful technique are combined, it is an unbeatable combination. David shows how to carefully construct a watercolor using preliminary sketches and value studies. He will also demonstrate his methods of using multiple glazes of wet-into-wet passages to achieve unsurpassed brilliance as well as the use of masking agents to achieve jewel-like clarity. Dave is not restricted to using only traditional watercolor materials. Experimentation with all water media are endemic to his work.
Workshop best suited for intermediate to advanced artists.

This 5 day workshop takes place:
Monday, June 21 to Friday, June 25, 2021
9:00 am to 4:00 pm. Please bring your lunch
Cost of workshop $795**
Sign up early, as space is limited and David sells out quickly!

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Acclaimed artist's workshop: Please read our workshop refund policies before signing up for any class

Register with a $ 300.00 deposit here

 
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About David Daniels

David earned a Masters of Arts Degree from Central Michigan University. After 15 years of teaching in the Michigan public school system he moved to Washington, DC to pursue an art career. In the past several years, David’s talent has earned him the distinction of Best of Show in such prestigious organizations as the Capitol Hill Art League of Washington, DC, the Cultural Society of Coral Springs, Florida and the Washington Watercolor Association of Washington, DC.
In addition to being a working artist, David is a dynamic and engaging watercolor instructor. He is the watercolor instructor for the Smithsonian Institution of Washington, DC, is a former instructor at Montgomery College in Maryland, and he teaches workshops throughout the world. David is on the faculty of the Amalfi Coast Music & Arts Festival in Italy. David's Website



OAS Workshop Refund Policies :

Artist Workshops:

There is a $25.00 administrative fee, will be issued if you withdraw from a workshop 14 days prior to the first day of class. If withdrawal is made after this date, the total registration fee is non-refundable. There will be no discounts, refunds, credits or transfers for classes not attended. A full refund will be issued if there is insufficient enrollment or if OAS cancels the class. If you have questions about these policies please call before you enroll. All cancellations must be made in writing via email to info@oakvilleartsociety.com.


**Acclaimed Artist Workshops

A deposit of $300 is applied as a pre-payment of an acclaimed artist workshop. A refund, less a $75.00 administrative fee, will be issued if you withdraw from this workshop 3 months prior to the start of the workshop date. If withdrawal is made after this date, the total deposit fee is non-refundable. There will be no discounts, refunds, credits or transfers for workshop not attended due to illness, emergencies or events beyond our control. All cancellations must be made in writing via email to info@oakvilleartsociety.com. Should this workshop is cancelled by us; all money will be promptly refunded. If you have questions about these policies please call before you enroll.


Registration:

All our instructors are experienced artists who have made a special time commitment to bring you the best of their expertise and to help you develop artists in the media of your choice. Whether you are new to art, or have experience, you will benefit from the accumulated knowledge and skill of each these talented instructors.


The Fine Print :
  1. When you sign up online you will receive a class confirmation emailed to you
  2. Registrations must be received a minimum of one week prior to class start
  3. Adult classes are geared to ages 18+.
  4. Adult students provide their own supplies.
  5. Please note that NO turpentine/linseed oil based solvents will be permitted. Oil painters must clean their brushes with vegetable oil or soap & water. Alternately, water-based oil paints are available at all art suppliers.
  6. Start dates are estimates only and may be subject to change.
  7. All students have the right to learn in a positive and creative environment. If any student disrupts the learning of others, or is disrespectful towards others, he or she will be given one warning by the instructor. In the case of a child the parent/guardian will be notified in writing by the program coordinator. Failure to correct the disruptive behaviour will result in the student's removal from the course with no reimbursement of fees.
  8. The OAS does not offer make-up classes for students who are unable to attend scheduled classes.
  9. Payment must accompany registration. You may pay for your classes and workshops through our secure payment gateway. These are secured transactions and your credit card information is never stored. If you wish, you may ask to have a Paypal invoice sent to you.
  10. Weather-related closures will be posted on Twitter

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