ADULT CLASSES

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Membership Types



Beginner’s Acrylic with Jeanette Obbink

Location: The Cottage at Glenhyrst
Mondays – April 2 to June 11, 2018
No Classes May 21 (Victoria Day)
Please note the instructor will be away 2 weeks between April and May TBD
Time: 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Fees: Non-Mem: $130, Mem: $100

Working in colour can be tricky, so during these classes we will explore the theory and the use of colour through exercises and application in finished paintings. There will be a simple still life set up to work from, or you can bring a photo to use as a starting point for your painting. We will look at composition and balance using line, shape and colour. Expect the first weeks to be heavier on exercises, so that in the second half you can implement what you learned.

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Advanced Acrylic with Jeanette Obbink

Location: The Cottage at Glenhyrst
Tuesdays – April 3 to June 5, 2018
Please note the instructor will be away 2 weeks between April and May TBD
Time: 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Fees: Non-Mem: $130, Mem: $100

Continuing from what you learned already about the use of colour, composition and balance in a painting, we will look at different techniques that Acrylic paints allow to enhance the work you are creating. Bring a photo and or sketch to use as a starting point for your painting. We will look at composition and balance using line, shape and colour as well as different techniques like glazing and texture mediums and different applications through the use of palette knife and brush. Feel free to bring the acrylic mediums along you would like to explore, there are many to choose from.

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Watercolour Painting with Chelo Sebastian

Location: Glenhyrst Main Gallery
Mondays – April 9 to June 4, 2018
No Class May 21 (Victoria Day)
Duration: 8 weeks
Morning: 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Afternoon: 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Fees: Non-Mem: $130, Mem: $100

Using the properties of watercolour, you will learn to be more spontaneous & experimental. Large paper and big brushes, as well as ink, pastels and wax, will be used to develop your own unique style.

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Spark! Finding Your Voice and Vision with Linda Blakney, M.B.A., M.A.

Location: The Cottage at Glenhyrst
Wednesdays – April 4 to 25, 2018
Duration: 4 weeks
Time: 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Fees: Non-Mem: $100, Mem: $80

Step into new territories of self-expression in this experiential painting course. Each week, we’ll experiment with different painting media and techniques – Venetian plaster, alcohol inks, waxes, powdered watercolours, transfer paper and more. Exercises are designed to help you not overthink the creative process and find the spark that leads to the next exciting project.

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Stained Glass with Brian Pickering

Location: The Cottage at Glenhyrst
Thursdays – April 5 to May 24, 2018
Time: 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Fees: Non-Mem: $130, Mem: $100

Using the copper foil method of stained glass beginner students will create a 10“x 10” piece while experienced students will expand on their knowledge of glass design and use of colours to create their own Project.

Material fee of $30 payable to the instructor.

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Life Stories with Larry Brown in the Gallery

Location: Glenhyrst Main Gallery
Saturdays – May 26 to June 16, 2018
Duration: 4 weeks
Time 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Fees: Non-Mem: $60 Mem: $40

Every life is unique and filled with a wide range of adventures that resonate long after the moments have passed. This class will help you examine events in your life and capture them on paper using fiction techniques such as action and dialogue. Everyone will leave the class with pages and pages of details from their lives and a better understanding of how to make these details crackle with energy and insight in their telling.

Supplies: bring pen/pencil & paper or a laptop.


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SPRING WORKSHOPS


Mother’s Day Coffee Extravaganza Package

Date: Sunday, May 6, 2018
Morning:10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Afternoon: 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Fee: $40 per person

Spoil your momma with sweet handmade surprises this year. Or bring her on out; spend some time together, and treat-yo-self. This handmade workshop will dive into three different handmade products, all created with coffee. We will create one hand poured candle, a coffee body or face scrub and handmade coffee soap. These workshops will explore colour, smell, texture and a variety of self care practices. Join us for this jam-packed workshop and create something full of love. This is the grown up Macaroni Card.


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Embracing Encaustics with Linda Blakney, M.B.A., M.A.

Location: The Cottage at Glenhyrst
Saturday April 28, 2018
Time: 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Fees: Non-mem: $100 Mem: $80

Encaustics use melted, pigmented beeswax to create luminous paintings with translucency, opacity and other unique qualities. In this course, we’ll explore and experiment with contemporary techniques to create colour, textures and patterns, while incorporating mixed media into our encaustic pieces. Suitable for encaustics beginners as well as those with experience.

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Chalk Pastel with Mercedes Schuster

Location: Glenhyrst Main Gallery
Date: Saturday May 5, 2018
Time: 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Fee: Non-Mem: $80 Mem: $60

This introductory workshop is open to all students interesting in learning the basics of dry chalk pastel drawing in pencil form. Building on some of the basics of art elements and principles of design, students will be able to experiment with chalk pastel that is different from typical pastel or graphite drawing.
All materials included in cost of registration.


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Creative Writing with Larry Brown in the Gallery

Location: Glenhyrst Main Gallery
Date: March 24, 2018
Time: 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Fees: FREE

A free workshop previewing two upcoming writing classes (Flash Fiction & Life Stories). Please note pre-registration is required for this workshop.

CALL THE GALLERY TO REGISTER OR email programs@glenhyrst.ca

Supplies: bring pen/pencil & paper or a laptop.


NEW!!!

Aromatherapy Bracelet with Moon Artist Jewelry in the Gallery

Location: Glenhyrst Main Gallery
Date: Sunday April 22, 2018
Session 1: CANCELLED
Session 2: 11:30 am to 1:00 pm
Fees: $40 (Material cost included in fee)

Join us on Earth Day as we work with beautiful stones, beads and materials created by Mother Nature herself to make our own Aromatherapy or Essential oil bracelet. Aromatherapy and essential oil bracelets allow us to work with the powerful healing energy of plants in our everyday life. This workshop will allow participants to make one aromatherapy bracelet using different gemstone and lava beads. We will learn about creation methods, natural material use and how to use our Aromatherapy Bracelet.


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NEW!!!

4-Point Quartz Necklace with Moon Artist Jewelry in the Gallery

Location: Glenhyrst Main Gallery
Date: Sunday June 3, 2018
Session 1: 10:00am to 11:30am
Session 2: 11:30am to 1:00pm
Fees: $40 (Material cost included in fee)

Quartz is such a wonderful mineral and it is truly captivating when it is in its raw and terminated form. Join us today as we learn about different crystal energy, wire wrapping, and simple jewelry making techniques. Working with silver or gold chain and pointed raw crystals we will work to create one 4-point quartz necklace. A wonderful workshop for those curious about jewelry making, do-it-yourself and crystal magic.


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NEW!!!

Summer Solstice with Moon Artist Jewelry

Date: Saturday June 10, 2018
Session 1: 10:00 am to 11:30 am
Session 2: 11:30 am to 1:00 pm
Fee: $40 (Material cost included in fee)

The Summer Solstice is the time of most light in the year. It is about triumph over darkness, and celebrating life and light. After the growth of spring it is now time to reap the rewards. It is important that we move with the cycles of nature and this workshop will introduce us to crystals that help us to manifest love, growth and abundance. Working with crystals, and the energy of the sun we will create on beaded necklace.


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All information subject to change. All adult class pricing subject to +13% HST.

Registration Information

Payment
Class size is limited, so register early to avoid disappointment. Pre-registration is required for all classes and is on a first-come, first served basis with full payment. Registrations can be made online, in person, by phone, fax or mail.

Cheque, cash, debit, VISA and MasterCard payments are accepted. NOTE: 13% HST must now be added to all Adult Class Fees. A $20 charge is applied to NSF cheques.

Refunds/Cancellations
Occasionally a class will not reach its full enrollment and must be canceled, in which case a class refund will be issued. Otherwise, class refunds are issued for medical reasons only with presentation of a doctor’s certificate. A $10 administration fee applies.

Joining Late?
Contact the Gallery if you are interested in a class that has already started as we may have spaces available.

All classes and workshops take place in the Coach House Studios unless stated otherwise.

Become a gallery member and save on class/workshop fees. Junior $20, Senior $20, Individual $30, Family $40.


All information subject to change. All adult class pricing subject to +13% HST.

Registration Information

Payment
Class size is limited, so register early to avoid disappointment. Pre-registration is required for all classes and is on a first-come, first served basis with full payment. Registrations can be made online, in person, by phone, fax or mail.

Cheque, cash, debit, VISA and MasterCard payments are accepted. NOTE: 13% HST must now be added to all Adult Class Fees. A $20 charge is applied to NSF cheques.

Refunds/Cancellations
Occasionally a class will not reach its full enrollment and must be canceled, in which case a class refund will be issued. Otherwise, class refunds are issued for medical reasons only with presentation of a doctor’s certificate. A $10 administration fee applies.

 

 


 

 

Joining Late?
Contact the Gallery if you are interested in a class that has already started as we may have spaces available.

All classes and workshops take place in the Coach House Studios unless stated otherwise.

Become a gallery member and save on class/workshop fees. Junior $20, Senior $20, Individual $30, Family $40.