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Nepean Visual Arts Centre

Nepean Visual Arts Centre, courses for Painting for adult in the fall

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.
  • Fri, 1 pm-3:30 pm, Oct 11-Dec 13, $290.50 1490977
    19 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Mon, 1 pm-3:30 pm, Oct 7-Dec 16, $290.50 1490978
    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.
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, Oct 9-Nov 6, $145.25 1490985
    19 yrs+, 5 classes,   Register >
  • Wed, 7 pm-9:30 pm, Nov 13-Dec 11, $145.25 1490989
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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, Oct 8-Dec 10, $348.50 1490997
    19 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Wed, 1 pm-4 pm, Oct 9-Dec 11, $348.50 1490999
    19 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Wed, 9 am-noon, Oct 9-Dec 11, $348.50 1491001
    19 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Thu, 7 pm-9:30 pm, Oct 10-Dec 12, $290.50 1491003
    19 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Sun, 12:30 pm-3 pm, Oct 6-Dec 15, $290.50 1491007
    19 yrs+, 10 classes,   cancelled
  • Fri, 1 pm-4 pm, Oct 11-Dec 13, $348.50 1491036
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No instruction. Bring your own subject matter or still life to paint. Please use only odourless solvents.
  • Fri, 9:30 am-noon, Oct 11-Dec 13, $52.00 1491054
    19 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Thu, 6:30 pm-9 pm, Oct 10-Dec 12, $52.00 1491063
    19 yrs+, 10 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, Oct 7-Dec 16, $52.00 1491085
    19 yrs+, 10 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 7-Dec 16, $348.50 1491100
    19 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
No instruction. Bring your own subject matter or still life to paint.
  • Thu, 10 am-3 pm, Oct 10-Dec 12, $103.75 1491448
    19 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Fri, 10 am-3 pm, Oct 11-Dec 13, $103.75 1491451
    19 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
Map location of Nepean Visual Arts Centre
Nepean Visual Arts Centre
1701 Woodroffe AVE
Ottawa,ON
(613) 580-2828


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