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

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, Apr 10-Jun 12, $284.50 1436351
    19 yrs+, 10 classes,   cancelled
No matter how big or how imaginative, artistic freedom is what abstract art is all about! Explore painting on a large-scale canvas, focusing on the use of colour, space, line, shape and texture.
  • Sun, 1 pm-3 pm, Apr 7-May 12, $144.00 1436413
    6 yrs-9 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
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, Apr 8-Jun 10, $227.75 1433627
    19 yrs+, 8 classes,   cancelled
  • Fri, 1 pm-3:30 pm, Apr 5-Jun 14, $284.75 1436402
    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, Apr 27, $119.00 1433642
    19 yrs+, 1 class,   cancelled
Be introduced to the world of abstract art. Explore the principles and elements of design starting by creating a variety of small sheets of collage paper using tissue, paint and stamps. Finish by creating a 10\" x 10\" piece you can frame at home. Supplies included.
  • Sat, 10 am-4 pm, May 25, $129.50 1433643
    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, Apr 9-Jun 11, $341.50 1433644
    19 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Wed, 1 pm-4 pm, Apr 10-Jun 12, $341.50 1433645
    19 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Wed, 9 am-noon, Apr 10-Jun 12, $341.50 1433646
    19 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Fri, 1 pm-4 pm, Apr 5-Jun 14, $341.50 1433647
    19 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Thu, 7 pm-9:30 pm, Apr 11-Jun 13, $284.75 1433648
    19 yrs+, 10 classes,   cancelled
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, Apr 10-Jun 12, $290.50 1436399
    19 yrs+, 10 classes,   cancelled
No instruction. Bring your own subject matter or still life to paint. Please use only odourless solvents.
  • Fri, 9:30 am-noon, Apr 26-Jun 14, $41.50 1433650
    19 yrs+, 8 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, Apr 29-Jun 10, $31.25 1433651
    19 yrs+, 6 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, Apr 8-Jun 10, $273.25 1433652
    19 yrs+, 8 classes,   Register >
No instruction. Bring your own subject matter or still life to paint.
  • Thu, 10 am-3 pm, Apr 18-Jun 6, $83.25 1434046
    19 yrs+, 8 classes,   Register >
  • Fri, 10 am-3 pm, Apr 26-Jun 14, $83.25 1434062
    19 yrs+, 8 classes,   Register >
Map location of Nepean Visual Arts Centre
Nepean Visual Arts Centre
1701 Woodroffe AVE
Ottawa,ON
(613) 580-2828