Sunday, December 21, 2008

New Classes for January!
Starting the week of the 12th
Tuesday 13th
Beginner Watercolour 9:30-noon
Beginner Acrylic 1-3:30pm [I believe this one is full] Island Blue

If you are an artist looking for some guidance but want to be mainly self directed you should consider taking
Creative Painting [Mentored Painting with Me]
9:30- noon starting Thursday 15th Island Blue

If you are 50+ you can take Beginner Acrylics on Fridays 1-3:30 pm Starting on the 16th at Monterey Centre

These classes run for eight sessions and I also have a couple of one day workshops at Island Blue-check them out by clicking the links at left or contacting me through this blog.

Tuesday, October 28, 2008

Wet in Wet Watercolour at Island Blue!
Starts Tuesday Nov 18th and goes for 5 sessions until the 16th of Dec. The time is 9:30 to noon.

You can also join the second session of Mentored Painting.
Paint in Acrylic, Watercolour or work in Mixed Media.
That one also runs for 5 sessions 9:30- noon Thursdays Nov 20th to Dec 18th. Contact me for more details or follow the Island Blue link to register.

Saturday, September 27, 2008

Next Workshop

Gouache is so under-rated. I am sorry this workshop was cancelled, I love painting with this type of paint.
I hope to offer it again, if you missed it look for it at the Monterey Centre in the new year.

Saturday, August 30, 2008

Here is what is new for the fall:
Eight session classes:
First Steps in Watercolour.
9:30 -noon Tuesdays Starts Sept 16th
Mentored Painting in Watercolour or Acrylic
9:30- noon Thursdays Starts Sept 18th
Check out Island Blue for details or to register [link at right]
If you are 50 or over you can take
Hands on Acrylics at the Monterey Centre
That one starts Sept 12 and goes from 12:30-3pm. Contact the Monterey Centre for details or to register [link at right]

I also have a some great one and two day workshops coming up: Watercolour Portraits at Island Blue Saturday Oct 18th and 19th and a Watercolour and Gouache workshop at Monterey on Oct 4th.
And my personal favorite-Painting watercolour on Yupo paper on Nov 1st at Island Blue

Sunday, July 27, 2008

Next week I have my five day intensive Acrylic and Beyond Class at Island Blue, [click on the link to IB at the right for more details.] This class takes acrylics to new dimensions by incorporating elements such as printmaking, collage and sculpture. I expect to be posting some photos from the class here soon, stay tuned!

Friday, July 4, 2008

Watercolour Painting
Five Day Intensive at the Vancouver Island School of Art July 21-25th
10-5 every day!
Dont miss it!
If you prefer Acrylics try
Acrylic Painting and Beyond
at Island Blue July 28-Aug 1st
Check the links to the right for more info.

Sunday, April 20, 2008

The next watercolor class coming up:
Watercolor and Mixed Media
July 5th and 6th 10-4 Saturday and Sunday
Weekend Workshop at Vancouver Island School Of Art
This class mixes bold unconventional watercolor techniques with mixed media on all kinds of different surfaces.
Click on the VISA's link for registration details

Sunday, March 9, 2008

This is a pear I painted as a demonstration in my Watercolor Primer workshop at the Vancouver Island School of Art on March 8 & 9th. If you missed it you can take the week long version in July on the 21st -25th.

If you want a watercolor class with me earlier than that:

Still Life in Watercolor-at Monterey Centre
Sunday March 30th 9:30-3:30 One Day Workshop

Wet In Wet Watercolor
at Monterey Centre
Thurs. nights 7-9:30pm April 10th-May 1st 4 classes
Expressions In Watercolor at Island Blue
April 22nd-June 10th Tues. mornings 9:30-noon 8 classes
Creative Landscapes In Watercolor
Thurs. Nights 7-9:30 pm May 8th-29th 4 classes

Would you prefer an acrylic class?

Creative Acrylics Thurs Mornings April 3rd 8 sessions

Friday, February 22, 2008

I have tons of workshops in March! Watercolor painting at Vancouver Island School of Art on March 7th and 8th
Acrylic & Collage at the Monterey Centre on March 15th.
Watercolor Portraits at Island Blue on March 16th
and Still Life in Watercolor at Monterey on March 30th.
In April I have new classes starting at Island Blue and Monterey Centre.
Follow the links or contact me for more details.

Friday, January 4, 2008

Next week I start Acrylic and Watercolor Classes at Island Blue [click on link to see details]
On February 7th I start teaching a night class at the Monterey Centre in Oak Bay called Watercolour Landscape with Collage.
You can find details about that by going to or calling 370 7300