Adult Art Classes

September 21, 2017 - 9:00 am

Flex your creative muscles and spend an engaging afternoon or evening at the Art Gallery. Enjoy a hands-on, artist-led workshop in a fully-equipped studio space. Explore the principles of design and colour. Learn about landscape painting, printmaking and contemporary art. Share in a guided tour of the Gallery’s exhibitions and collections. Perfect for adult birthday parties and celebrations of all kinds, as well as corporate retreats. A fun way to foster creativity, critical thinking, problem solving, collaboration and team building.

Choose from two different art programmes:
Vibrant Vistas: Learn about painting techniques and materials! Create an exceptional abstract painting representing your idea of the Canadian landscape.
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September 26, 2017 - 7:00 pm
$275 + HST/$247.50 + HST MacLaren Members; Materials not included

FROM LIFE WITH LOIS GREEN                       
Dates:               September 26 to November 28, 2017
Times:              Tuesdays: 7:00 – 10:00 pm, 10 workshops; Live model  
Fees:                $275.00 + HST/$247.50 + HST MacLaren Members; Materials not included                                ...

September 27, 2017 - 7:00 pm
$235.00 + HST/$211.50 + HST MacLaren Members; Materials included

NEW! EGG TEMPERA PAINTING WITH JOANNA McEWEN
Dates:               September 27 to November 1, 2017
Times:              Wednesdays: 7:00 – 9:30 pm, 6 workshops
Fees:                $235.00 + HST/$211.50 + HST MacLaren Members; Materials included 

Join us for six weeks of egg tempera painting explorations! Under the guidance of regional artist Joanna McEwen, participants will be introduced to the history, function and special properties of this luminescent...

November 6, 2017 - 7:00 pm
$225.00 + HST/$202.50 + HST MacLaren Members; Materials included

NEW! EXPERIMENTAL DRAWING WITH MICHAEL FARNAN
Dates:               November 6 to December 11, 2017
Times:              Mondays: 7:00 – 9:30 pm, 6 workshops
Fees:                $225.00 + HST/$202.50 + HST MacLaren Members; Materials included 

Explore contemporary drawing in this six-week programme! Join regional artist Michael Farnan in a series of projects focusing on experimental approaches to drawing with a variety of media in two and three-dimensions....

November 8, 2017 - 7:00 pm
$180.00 + HST/$162.00 + HST MacLaren Members; Materials not included

NEW! THE ART OF GRISAILLE PAINTING WITH PAULINE BRADSHAW
Dates:               November 8 to December 13, 2017
Times:              Wednesdays: 7:00 – 9:30 pm, 6 workshops
Fees:                $180.00 + HST/$162.00 + HST MacLaren Members; Materials not included 

Take your oil painting to the next level! Under the guidance of regional artist Pauline Bradshaw, participants will be introduced to the art of grisaille as a traditional underpainting method using...

December 9, 2017 - 10:00 am
$125.00 + HST/$112.50 + HST MacLaren Members; Materials included

MASTER PAINTING WITH LANDON MACKENZIE
Dates              December 9, 2017
Times:             Saturday, 10:00 am – 3:00 pm, 1 workshop
Fees:               $125.00 + HST/$112.50 + HST MacLaren MembersMaterials included      

Join Vancouver artist Landon Mackenzie for a full-day master painting workshop! Beginning with a guided tour of her solo exhibition at the MacLaren, participants will explore abstraction and representations of the...

January 13, 2018 - 10:00 am
$125.00 + HST/$112.50 + HST MacLaren Members; Materials included

MASTER WATERCOLOUR PAINTING WITH ROD PROUSE
Dates:               January 13, 2018
Times:              Saturday, 10:00 am – 3:00 pm, 1 workshop
Fees:                $125.00 + HST/$112.50 + HST MacLaren MembersMaterials included         

Join regional artist Rod Prouse for a full-day master watercolour painting workshop! Inspired by the still-life as subject, participants will explore a variety of watercolour materials and techniques...