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FREE OPEN STUDIO TIME

for registered adult students and AAD members:
Fridays:
from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
in Art Studio 1
April 13
to June 15
Please note that the Art Hive will run concurrently with the Open Studio on April 27, May 25 and June 15

Senoir discounts

Seniors art course discount for residents of D.D.O. and non-residents
(65 yrs. +)

Painting

Classes for adults


ENJOYING WATERCOLOUR

8 weeks from April 16 to June 11

(no classes on May 21)

Monday from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

Teacher: Bev Wight

Have fun with watercolour techniques; contemporary and classical.

All levels welcome.

Materials not included (approx. $125.00).

Questions? Contact Bev by email:

DDO Res.: $199.00
DDO Seniors: $179.00
NR: $216.00
NR Seniors: $196.00

This course is eligible for the Seniors Activity Tax Credit.

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OIL PAINTING – ORIGINAL IMAGES

(Some oil painting experience helpful)

8 weeks from April 18 to June 6

Wednesday from 1:00 to 3:30 p.m.

OR

Wednesday from 7:00 to 9:30 p.m.

Teacher: Jacinta Ionno

This course is designed to help painters progress from copying to creating or developing their own imagery. Working from still-life subjects as well as landscape and portraiture, through exercises and demonstrations we will deal with preparing the underpainting and layering the colours and then learn to blend, mix and graduate the oil paint.

Materials not included (approx. $150.00).

Questions? Contact Jacinta by email:

Materials not included (approx. $150.00).

DDO Res.: $161.00
DDO Seniors: $143.00
NR: $174.75
NR Seniors: $158.75

This course is eligible for the Seniors Activity Tax Credit.

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CLASSICALLY CREATIVE ACRYLICS

(All levels)

8 weeks from April 17 to June 5

Tuesday from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.    FULL

Teacher: Bev Wight

Acrylic painting and textures of all kinds will be taught and used experimentally.

All levels welcome.

Materials not included (approx. $150.00).

Questions? Contact Bev by email:

DDO Res.: $199.00
DDO Seniors: $179.00
NR: $216.00
NR Seniors: $196.00

This course is eligible for the Seniors Activity Tax Credit.

register

EXPLORING IMAGE TRANSFERS AND ACRYLICS USING YOUR OWN PHOTOGRAPHY

(No previous painting/drawing experience required, all levels are welcome)

8 weeks from April 16 to June 18

(no classes on May 14 & 21)

Monday from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.
OR Monday from 7:00 to 10:00 p.m.

Teacher: Linda Sidel

Love to take photos but they sit on your computer? Create a painting by using them as an Image Transfer or learn how to incorporate Transfers into your own artwork or collage. Become acquainted with acrylic gels, mediums and paint, and play with texture.

Materials not included (approx. $100.00).

Questions? Contact Linda by email.

DDO Res.: $199.00
DDO Seniors: $179.00
NR: $216.00
NR Seniors: $196.00

This course is eligible for the Seniors Activity Tax Credit.

register

IMAGE TRANSFERS – “SKINS”

Sunday August 26, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m

Teacher: Linda Sidel

If you love texture and photography, learn how to seamlessly combine the two by creating a painting using acrylic “Skins”. No experience is necessary. This 6 -hour workshop is designed for the beginner and the experienced artist who are interested in exploring the world of acrylic mediums and paint. Ideal for collage artists and journal artists.

Materials included (value $50.00)

Questions? Contact Linda by email.

DDO res.: $109.25
DDO Seniors: $105.25
NR: $123.00
NR Seniors: $118.00

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IMMEDIATE TRANSFERS WITH ACRYLIC MEDIUMS AND PAINT

Saturday, August 25 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Teacher: Linda Sidel

Instead of leaving your favorite photos sitting on a computer, learn how to transform your photos or drawings into a painting using the Image Transfer technique. No experience is necessary. This 6 -hour workshop is designed for both the beginner and the experienced artist who are interested in exploring the world of acrylic mediums and paint.

Materials included (value $50.00).

Questions? Contact Linda by email.

DDO res.: $109.25
DDO Seniors: $105.25
NR: $123.00
NR Seniors: $118.00

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INTRODUCTION TO ACRYLICS

8 weeks from April 18 to June 6

Wednesday 7:00 to 9:30 p.m.

Teacher: Geneviève Sideleau

This introductory course helps the student develop practical skills in painting with acrylics. Through instruction in techniques as well as by methods of observation, students will learn color theory, paint application and material while exploring different subject matters. Both students who are new to this medium and students with experience looking to refresh and renew their basic painting skills are welcome.

Materials not included (approx. $150.00).

Questions? Contact Geneviève by email:

DDO Res.: $161.00
DDO Seniors: $143.00
NR: $174.75
NR Seniors: $158.75

This course is eligible for the Seniors Activity Tax Credit.

register

STUDIO WITH MODEL

8 weeks from April 22 to June 10

Sunday 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

Supervisor: Claudine Ascher

This studio offers artists time to work from the model with access to feedback if required.

Materials not included.

Questions? Contact Claudine by email:

DDO Res.: $188.00
DDO Seniors: $168.00
NR: $205.25
NR Seniors: $185.25

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