Sketching and Drawing
With an emphasis on drawing still life's, learn to understand the fundamentals of perspective. From basic shapes to a refined outline, you will use different techniques to render light and shadow. Come and relax in a supportive environment.
Acrylic Painting
Enjoying and relaxing with acrylic painting as an expressive and vibrant medium. You will learn how to use the brushes to achieve a variety of techniques including blending, glazing, lifting, wet on wet and over dry to create different textures and brush strokes on your artwork. We will focus on beautiful landscapes, flowers and figures.
Chinese Calligraphy - Level II
Acquire and improve writing skills through the use of Chinese ink, brush, and paper, while practicing the stress releasing ancient art of Chinese handwriting. You must taken previous classes with Pansy to join this class. This class is not for beginners.
Mindful Artist
Six Essential Exercises for Drawing Like a Pro
The most important skill when it comes to drawing is the act of observing. In this course, participants will develop their analytical skill of seeing and then interpret that on paper. Bernadine will also provide the six most important tools an artist can use to enhance their drawing skills in just 6 sessions.
Watercolour Painting
This program will give you the chance to learn to apply watercolour painting by exploring the medium's full potential. Learn to use water, paper, colour, and brushes to create an endless variety of tones and atmosphere in your painting. We will focus on landscape painting techniques and studies of nature (flowers).
The World's First Online Competitive Art Game. Welcome to an exciting journey where worlds of creativity, innovation, and the sheer joy of life intersect. Discover amazing secrets of famous artists then use them to compete in creating beautiful photos in a way that develops innovation skills (no experience, cameras or other equipment required).

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