Beginners and advanced artists can come and relax, create and just have fun using different methods and materials in the art classes. We offer some of the best art workshops in Barrie in our indoor/outdoor solarium space studio for smaller and more personalized classes. With great instruction and encouragement create at your own pace and develop your own style for a piece of art in our art classes in Barrie. All supplies including paint, brushes and papers are included unless otherwise noted.
Tuesday November 26th from 10:00 am to 2 pm. Great class for beginners as we design 2-3 easy watercolours for printing on cards. Opportunity to sculpt and paint your favourite winter bird for gift giving. All materials including an e-file of your favourite card for re-printing.
1 Day Workshop either Friday Jan. 10th from 6:30 to 9 pm or Wed. Jan. 15th from 10:30 am to 1 pm. SoulCollage® is an easy, creative process that helps you connect with various parts of yourself. No artistic talent is needed – cutting and pasting is all that’s required. For anyone interested in looking within themselves, SoulCollage® is an excellent method for self-exploration.
2 Day Workshop Available Tuesdays Jan. 14th & 21st or Fridays January 17 & 24th from 6:30 to 9 pm. Come and learn how to use, mix and apply acrylics to create a great piece of art celebrating our winter. Use simplified colour theory to mix and apply bold strokes as you follow step-by-step with the artist. Great class for beginners.
2 Day Workshop on Fridays Jan. 31st and Feb. 7th from 6:30 to 9 pm or Tuesdays Feb. 4th & 11th from 10:30 am to 1 pm. A great class for both beginners and intermediates as we explore colour harmonies and texture in simplified winter like scenes. Can be representational or abstract as we learn to layer simple colour washes and apply wax as a resist on rice paper.
1 Day Workshop Available Friday Feb. 28th, from 6:30 to 9 pm or Tuesday Mar. 3rd from 10:30 am to 1 pm. Come and join us for this great opportunity to see how watercolour markers & pencils can be used to draw and paint a simple winter landscape. Good instruction on all the ways to combine these mediums with traditional watercolour.
2 Day Workshop either Tuesdays Mar. 24th & 31st from 10:30 am to 1 pm or Fridays Mar. 27th & Apr. 3rd, from 6:30 to 9 pm. This is a great class for that beginner artist who really wants to know simple ways to draw and represent lifelike figures. Lessons in seeing in simple shapes and forms to adding clothing and accessories.