Playing with Watercolour

Lupine Art Studio Lupine Art Studio, A - 442 Duncan Ave., Courtenay CA

Need to loosen up? Come play with mark-making in this watercolour class. We will focus on broadening your repertoire of watercolour techniques through different types of brushwork and unconventional mark making tools. After a playful exploration of techniques, you’ll put your discoveries into action developing landscape-based imagery. We will also discuss colour palettes and how […]

$89
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Acrylic Painting 2 – Form, Unity, and Henri Rousseau – IN STUDIO or ONLINE

Lupine Art Studio Lupine Art Studio, A - 442 Duncan Ave., Courtenay CA

In this session you will learn about form and unity to take your paintings to the next level. We will use Henri Rousseau’s work to guide our exercises, but we will also examine other artists throughout history. Throughout our 5 classes we will do a variety of exercises together. One class will focus on form, […]

$169
Recurring

Drawing 2 – Build(ing) Confidence in Drawing

Lupine Art Studio Lupine Art Studio, A - 442 Duncan Ave., Courtenay CA

If you have taken classes before, or even if you are a beginner, this is an amazing chance to improve your ability to “see correctly”. By exploring line drawing, practising sighting techniques and depicting accurate values you will quickly improve your drawing skills and confidence. We will look at a variety of subject matter to […]

$249
Recurring

Acrylic Painting 2 — Form, Unity, and Henri Rousseau

Lupine Art Studio Lupine Art Studio, A - 442 Duncan Ave., Courtenay CA

In this session you will learn about form and unity to take your paintings to the next level. We will use Henri Rousseau’s work to guide our exercises, but we will also examine other artists throughout history. Throughout our 5 classes we will do a variety of exercises together. One class will focus on form, […]

$259

Wood Carving with Len Wells

Lupine Art Studio Lupine Art Studio, A - 442 Duncan Ave., Courtenay CA

We will learn a variety of carving techniques while carving a fantastic little fish! During the workshop you will learn: Safe knife handling and ergonomics Knife and tool sharpening, Material and wood types, plus grain direction Pattern selection Basic knife cuts and other tool types Detailing with wood burner and other media Finishing and preparation […]

$149
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Colour Contrast Theory with Dominik Modlinski

Lupine Art Studio Lupine Art Studio, A - 442 Duncan Ave., Courtenay CA

The workshop is aimed for beginner and intermediate artists who wish to expand their knowledge of colour theory using either oil and acrylic painting techniques while enhancing their perception and creative visualization. Dominik will address the principals of colour theory using just three primary colours that strengthen student’s understanding of correct colour ratios and principals […]

$379

Traditional Twill and Twine Weaving with Amy Dugas

Lupine Art Studio Lupine Art Studio, A - 442 Duncan Ave., Courtenay CA

This class takes learners back to traditional wicker weaving, using flat and round basketry reed to create a gorgeous, twill-and-twine basket. The basket starts with a twilled square base, which transitions through twining techniques to a beautiful, round rim. Suitable for all levels, this class will use the inspiration of traditional weaving patterns to create […]

$89

Chine Collé and Intaglio Printmaking with Clive Powsey

Lupine Art Studio Lupine Art Studio, A - 442 Duncan Ave., Courtenay CA

In this workshop you will experiment with composing imagery using the intaglio printing technique known as drypoint. You will also collage colour and texture from newspapers and magazines into the artworks by running them through the press to create integrated seamless images. Over the course of the workshop you should be able to produce a […]

$99

Rag Weave Baskets with Amy Dugas

Lupine Art Studio Lupine Art Studio, A - 442 Duncan Ave., Courtenay CA

Come and make a fun, colourful rag basket using a variety of weaving techniques: some traditional, some less so! Each participant will take home their own unique project, some crafty skills, and perhaps even some new weaving friends! Feel free to bring your own fabric if you have some interesting ones you’d like to incorporate, […]

$89

Seasonal Wreaths with Curly Hazel

Lupine Art Studio Lupine Art Studio, A - 442 Duncan Ave., Courtenay CA

Create a unique and beautiful seasonal wreath combining traditional basketry methods and natural, local materials. We will explore personalizing each wreath, learning to work with the natural asymmetry of the components. All materials will be provided, including seasonal winter foliage, and all participants will take home their own festive work of art! Natural material are […]

$79

Seasonal Wreaths with Curly Hazel

Lupine Art Studio Lupine Art Studio, A - 442 Duncan Ave., Courtenay CA

Create a unique and beautiful seasonal wreath combining traditional basketry methods and natural, local materials. We will explore personalizing each wreath, learning to work with the natural asymmetry of the components. All materials will be provided, including seasonal winter foliage, and all participants will take home their own festive work of art! Natural material are […]

$79

Bird’s Nest Baskets with Amy Dugas

Lupine Art Studio Lupine Art Studio, A - 442 Duncan Ave., Courtenay CA

Join Amy for random weaving gone wild! We will use traditional Japanese random weaving principles and a combination of basketry reed and natural materials to create unique, organic bird’s nest style baskets. This free and creative weaving style means anything goes and everything will be its own work of art. Suitable for all levels, this […]

$89