Join us once a month for a demo from a visiting artist and sign up for the full day Sunday workshop to learn how to apply the techniques to your own artwork.
Monday Evening Demos: FREE for members, $5 non-members
Full day Sunday Workshops: $45 for members, $55 non-members
To register for a One Day Workshop please contact our Demo/Workshop
Coordinator Mary Espinosa
Welcome Back ! – Photographing Your Artwork
Monday, September 10 – 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Ian McIntosh is a professional photographer, based in Barrie Ontario. Ian loves to capture the world around him in and present his images in intriguing and challenging ways. In addition to his fine art images, Ian loves photographing other artists’ work. Because of the wide variety of media, finishes and textures, each art reproduction session presents a new challenge in technique and creativity in order to highlight the essence of each individual piece. In addition to being behind the camera, Ian facilitates workshops and presents on a number of photography subjects, including showing artists how to photograph their own work.
Canadian Landscapes – Robert McAffee
Demo – Monday, October 1 – 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Workshop – Saturday, October 27 – 9:30 am to 3:30 pm
Robert McAffee is a professional Canadian landscape artist, photographer and traveller. His passion is painting Canada, its dramatic landscapes and shares them with the world.
Robert will be demonstrating this painting of Mount Rundle.
In the workshop he will be working step by step with the class to build from scratch this painting of Mount Rundle, one of Canada’s most iconic Rocky Mountains. As a long time full time artist he will also tell short stories of his experiences in the business of art as well as take questions from the class.
A self-taught artist with over 35 years’ professional experience, Robert McAffee has earned a reputation as a leading landscape artist. Among his proudest achievements: being chosen to be the exclusive artist for the CN Tower’s revolving restaurant, 360, where his landscapes have been featured, appreciated and purchased by visitors from all corners of the globe and all walks of life since 2010. As a result of this unique exposure, his work has found its way into several private and corporate art collections.
Seeing White – Judy Sherman
Demo – Monday, November 5 – 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Workshop – Sunday, November 25 – 9:30 am to 3:30 pm
During this demonstration you will learn to see all the different colours in white.
Judy Sherman will show you how to create the appropriate white mixture for your paintings. Colour temperature (cool and warm) along with values will be explained.
You will never look at white the same way again!
In this unique workshop, you will learn how to create the appropriate white mixture for your paintings. We all think using white straight out of the tube will work, but SURPRISE, this is not the case. There is no such thing as a pure white. You will learn to see all the different colours in white. Colour temperature (cool and warm) along with values will be studied. After this workshop, you will never look at white the same way again! This one-day workshop will add valuable skills to your artist’s toolbox.
Artists of all levels using oil or acrylic paints are welcome.