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Courses for Painting, in the fall at the Nepean Visual Arts Centre

Landscape painting is a rewarding art to master. Embrace how acrylic paint hugs the canvas while you design and create your unique pieces. The focus is on perspective, depth, colour, value and design in this all skill level class. Creative direction given by professional fine artist.
  • Mon, 7 pm-9:30 pm, Oct 1-Dec 10, $279.00 1182166
    19 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Fri, 1 pm-3:30 pm, Sep 28-Nov 30, $279.00 1182177
    19 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
Image transfer techniques are an easy, modern and creative way to add dimension to any work! Create a unique family photo display on wood artists' panels to take home. The benefit of this class is that applications are endless. Supplies included.
  • Sat, 10 am-4 pm, Nov 10, $116.75 1182195
    19 yrs+, 1 class,   Register >
Artistic freedom is what abstract painting is all about. Explore painting on a large scale canvas, create a composition focusing on the use of colour, space, line, shape and texture.
  • Wed, 7 pm-9:30 pm, Sep 26-Nov 28, $279.00 1182196
    19 yrs+, 10 classes,   cancelled
  • Sun, 1 pm-3 pm, Sep 30-Nov 4, $141.25 1183319
    6 yrs-9 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
Explore your artistic side with this night out! Learn the very basics of acrylic painting, completing a 16 x 20 canvas while exploring and savouring wines from around the world. Supplies and two glasses of wine included. Professional art instructor and wine sommelier guide you and answer questions.
  • Fri, 6:30 pm-9:30 pm, Nov 16, $74.75 1182199
    19 yrs+, 1 class,   cancelled
Pick up a brush and give it a try! This introductory class explores painting in both oils and acrylics. Paint mixing, colour, value, form and techniques will be covered through the instructor’s step-by step demonstrations.
  • Tue, 6:30 pm-9:30 pm, Sep 25-Nov 27, $334.75 1182200
    19 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Wed, 1 pm-4 pm, Sep 26-Nov 28, $334.75 1182202
    19 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Wed, 9 am-noon, Sep 26-Nov 28, $334.75 1182204
    19 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Thu, 7 pm-9:30 pm, Sep 27-Nov 29, $279.00 1182206
    19 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Fri, 1 pm-4 pm, Sep 28-Dec 7, $334.75 1182223
    19 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
Choose your own adventure in advanced oils and acrylics. Explore complex techniques including working with perspective, colour mixing and brushstrokes. Try your personalized style using your own subject matter.
  • Wed, 7 pm-9:30 pm, Sep 26-Nov 28, $284.75 1182252
    19 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
No instruction. Bring your own subject matter or still life to paint. Please use only odourless solvents.
  • Fri, 9:30 am-noon, Sep 21-Dec 7, $64.00 1182348
    19 yrs+, 12 classes,   Register >
This supportive studio group is dedicated to portraiture in its many forms. No instruction is involved. All levels of skill are welcome. Studio members share the cost of the model.
  • Mon, 9:30 am-noon, Sep 17-Dec 17, $64.00 1182349
    19 yrs+, 12 classes,   Register >
Learn age-old methods of painting with oils. Using Vermeer's painting Girl with the Pearl Earring as inspiration, explore a traditional approach to oil painting. Various skills and materials such as colour, under-painting, over-painting, glazing, etc will be looked at.
  • Mon, 6:30 pm-9:30 pm, Oct 1-Dec 10, $334.75 1182351
    19 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
Watercolour is a soft and beautiful form of expression. Through exercise and demonstrations, learn to create a colour wheel and apply washes to paper while exploring realism, abstraction and non-representation.
  • Tue, 9:30 am-12:30 pm, Sep 25-Nov 27, $334.75 1182356
    19 yrs+, 10 classes,   cancelled
No instruction. Bring your own subject matter or still life to paint.
  • Thu, 10 am-3 pm, Sep 20-Dec 6, $128.00 1182361
    19 yrs+, 12 classes,   Register >
  • Fri, 10 am-3 pm, Sep 21-Dec 7, $128.00 1182365
    19 yrs+, 12 classes,   Register >
Map location of Nepean Visual Arts Centre
Nepean Visual Arts Centre
1701 Woodroffe AVE
Ottawa,ON
(613) 580-2828