Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Adults and Kids Classes/Workshops and Free Live Demo


Free Live Demo March 11th 6-8pm
Come and join me for a free live demo. You can see me in action while I paint a portrait from life using oil paint. You will also be able to ask me questions as I work. (It's a great way to get inspired before the Portrait Painting Workshop taking place the next day). It will be a great Friday evening. Bring a friend and make it a date!
The demo and following classes and workshops will be held at the 
Stony Plain Public Library 4613 52 Ave, Stony Plain, AB

Adult Classes and Workshops

Expanding Painting Practices 
6 Wednesdays 6:30-9:30pm Mar.2, 9, 23, and Apr.6, 13,27. $190.00
In your choice of oil,acrylic, watercolor, or gouache we will be exploring different subject matter and genres of painting which will push us to learn new techniques. This is a great way to explore painting. this course is fantastic for all skill levels. Supplies required.

Paint from Photos Workshop 

Friday April 8th 6-9:30pm $40.00
Bring in 5 to 10 of your photo images either professionally printed or on a tablet and we will go through what to look for in reference material and how to use reference material to get across your ideas. This is open to all subject matter from figurative, landscape, cityscape, still life, even abstract. We will then start on one painting using the medium of your choice. Open to all skill levels. Supplies required.

Portrait Painting Workshop 
Saturday March 12th 10am- 4pm $70.00
We will be working from live clothed models with a focus on creating likeness. We will cover facial anatomy and discovering the subtleties that describe a persons individuality and personality. We will also cover light and shadow, hair, and clothing. This workshop goes well with the previous nights free portrait painting demo by Daphne. Get inspired and the next day get your brushes wet. Supplies required.
Kids Classes and Workshops 

Kids Drawing Classes ages 10-17yrs 
6 Wednesdays 4-5pm Mar.2, 9, 23, and Apr.6, 13,27. $85.00
Using pencil, charcoal, conte, and pen we will be using different techniques to create interesting and dynamic works of art. There will be a heavy focus on light and shadows through the exploration of shading, crosshatching, and line weight. Supplies provided.

Kids Painting Classes ages 10-17yrs
6 Wednesdays 5:15-6:16pm Mar.2, 9, 23, and Apr.6, 13,27. $100.00
We will spend 2 classes exploring watercolor, 2 classes on acrylic, and 2 classes on oil
paint (with no solvents). We will learn different techniques and the elements of design while looking at different types of subject matter. Supplies provided.


Kids Spring Break Workshops March 29th and 31st 
Charcoal Drawing ages 8-13yrs 10am-11am
Acrylic Painting ages 8-13yrs 11am-12pm
Making It Look Real Drawing and Painting* 10-17yrs 12-1:30pm
Fees: $30.00 for one class $50.00 for two classes, and Young Aspiring Artists Special $75.00 for all three. 
(*$35.00 for this single class) Supplies provided.


 To register or if you have any questions please email Daphne artist@daphnecote.com