UPCOMING WORKSHOPS AT
BEYOND THE BRUSH Register
November 16th, 2019 (Saturday), 9:30am - 3:30pm
February 8th, 2020 (Saturday), 9:30am - 3:30pm
ALL SKILL LEVELS (Medium - Acrylic)
Get loose and explore with expressive and intuitive abstract painting. Learn non-brush painting techniques with tools such as utensils, cardboard, string, etc. on two surfaces (paper and canvas). Learn to compose with line, value, texture and form to strengthen artwork. Learn new techniques for paint application. Gain better understanding of composition in artwork.
After a brief introduction (lecture and demo), students will create artwork on both paper and canvas. We will also take some time to share and give feedback on each others' work.
DISCOVERING YOUR VISUAL LANGUAGE Register
March 21st, 2020 (Saturday), 9:30am - 3:30pm
ALL SKILL LEVELS (Medium - Acrylic, Pencil, Pen, Markers)
Develop personal imagery and symbolism in this exploratory workshop. Create content by mark-marking on paper and discover your unique visual voice. Collage imagery with paint and other media to add texture and contrast. Learn to develop personal imagery and symbolism. Better understand multi-dimensional collage and mixed media.
The first half of class will be drawing based, where the “parts” are made to later collage. The second half of the day 1 - 2 artworks will be made on canvas or canvas board.