Below are previous in person workshops and new ones may get added here (stay tuned) 

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FALL BOHO MOON 

Saturday 24 September, 2022      10.30am to 12.30-1pm

Shambala Cottage Studio, Smith, Alberta

Come and create this beautiful Fall décor piece using natural willow, pinecones and ephemera, artfully arranged in a way that pleases you. 

No arts or crafting experience necessary. You will be guided step by step with clear demo's on how to create a unique piece for your home.  I also give individual attention as needed so everyone can happily create their piece.  Enjoy free coffee and cookies - and meet new friends!  

If you're driving from out of town, consider inviting one or two girlfriends and carpool. 

Cost: $35 p.p. includes all materials.  

Finishing time will vary depending how many are in the class.

To book your place (or if you have questions) simply text me with your name to 587 920 5930 and

I will give you all the info. 🙂

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WITCHY HALLOWEEN BROOM    (Teen/kids workshop)

Saturday 1 October, 2022      10.30am to 12.30pm (approx*)

Shambala Cottage Studio, Smith, Alberta

A colourful artsy workshop suitable for teens and kids over 7 years old who want to make a fun broom (cool bedroom décor or take it trick or treating!)

No arts or crafting experience necessary. Guided step by step demo's make it easy to create a witchy broom.  

Enjoy free sparkly juice and cookies and have some creative fun. 

If you're driving from out of town, Moms/guardians welcome to join the class and help their child make a broom. 

Cost: $25 p.p. includes all materials.  

*Finishing time may vary slightly depending how many are in the class.

To book your place (or if you have questions) simply text me with your name to 587 920 5930 to register (and please specify the workshop).

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INTUITIVE MIXED MEDIA PAINTING COURSE

Three Saturdays: 8, 15 & 22 October, 2022     

10.30am to 12.30-1pm

Shambala Cottage Studio, Smith, Alberta

Choose to do one or more of these classes this October, or (for the best experience) come to all three classes and create a finished intuitive mixed media painting to take home.

No art experience necessary. You will be guided step by step with clear demo's in each class from start to finish.

Enjoy free coffee and cookies - and meet new friends!  

If you're driving from out of town, consider inviting one or two girlfriends and carpool. 

Cost per class: $35 p.p. includes your canvas (if you come to the first class) plus collage papers, acrylic paints and all materials.  Details on each Saturday class are outlined below, you can come to one, two or all three of them.

Finishing time will vary depending how many are in the class.

To book your place (or if you have questions) simply text me on 587 920 5930. 🙂

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Intuitive Painting: 1st class - Saturday 8 October, 2022

10.30am to 12.30-1pm

Learn how to begin: Creating Backgrounds

Shambala Cottage Studio, Smith, Alberta

In this class you will learn how to create your first background layer using collaged papers and then adding some acrylic paint.

If you've never painted before don't worry, it will be easy to follow along with clear demo's and we will create together in a relaxed and enjoyable way.  I will teach you some painting basics as well a little bit of colour theory.  This means everyone can enjoy painting without worrying about making a mess!

 

It's recommended to book your spot for the following 2 classes in order to add further layers to your painting and to finish it. 

In this way you can discover how to follow your intuition and learn lots of simple techniques to add interest to your own style of intuitive mixed media painting.

Cost: $35 p.p. includes your 18x24" canvas! Plus collage papers, acrylic paints and all other materials.  

Free coffee & cookies.

Finishing time will vary depending how many are in the class.

To book your place, or if you have questions, simply text me (with your name) to 587 920 5930.

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Intuitive Painting: 2nd class: Saturday 15 October, 2022  10.30am to 12.30-1pm

Acrylic Painting - 10 different ways!

Shambala Cottage Studio, Smith, Alberta

In this class you will learn how to use acrylic paint in 10 different ways.  These will include various ways to use stencils, stamping, drips, splatters and other ways to have fun with paint and create interesting layers. 

You'll also learn how to change what you don't like, giving you added superpowers as you fearless unleash your creativity with like minded others at Shambala Cottage studio.

Cost: $35 p.p. includes use of stencils, acrylic paints and all other materials - except your canvas (if you came to the first class you'll be bringing the canvas you have already started working on) if you didn't do the first class you'll need to bring a canvas with you (eg. 18x24" or 16x20").  Free coffee & cookies. 

 

Finishing time will vary depending how many are in the class.  To book your place (or if you have questions) simply text me with your name to 587 920 5930.

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Intuitive Painting: 3rd (final) class:

Saturday 22 October, 2022  10.30am to 12.30-1pm

Adding motifs and finishing details

Shambala Cottage Studio, Smith, Alberta

In this class you will learn how to work with your favourite motifs (eg. stars, rainbows, flowers) creating focal points and composition.

You'll also learn about the value of contrast - and how to add fun finishing details to your intuitive mixed media painting.

Cost: $35 p.p. includes use of all art materials - except your canvas (if you came to the first class you'll be bringing the canvas you have already started working on) if you didn't do the first class you'll need to bring a canvas with you (eg. 18x24" or 16x20").  

Finishing time will vary depending how many are in the class. Free coffee & cookies as always.

To book your place (or if you have questions) simply text me on 587 920 5930.

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ARTSY BIRTHDAY PARTIES!

Bespoke parties available - contact me to discuss details and possibilities! 

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This is the Fall Schedule for 2022 - I do hope you can join me for some (or even all) of these in person classes.  If you live too far away, check back soon to see what I'm offering through zoom to see if any of the online classes takes your fancy... either way, see you soon!

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