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Nepean Visual Arts Centre

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

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, Apr 17-Jun 19, $297.75 1524746
    18 yrs+, 10 classes,   cancelled
  • Mon, 1 pm-3:30 pm, Apr 6-Jun 22, $297.75 1524748
    18 yrs+, 10 classes,   cancelled
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 25, $126.50 1533644
    18 yrs+, 1 class,   cancelled
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 15-May 13, $149.00 1524760
    18 yrs+, 5 classes,   cancelled
  • Wed, 7 pm-9:30 pm, May 27-Jun 24, $149.00 1524766
    18 yrs+, 5 classes,   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 2, $132.75 1533637
    18 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.
  • Fri, 1 pm-4 pm, Apr 17-Jun 19, $357.25 1524778
    18 yrs+, 10 classes,   cancelled
  • Tue, 6:30 pm-9:30 pm, Apr 14-Jun 16, $357.25 1524782
    18 yrs+, 10 classes,   cancelled
  • Wed, 1 pm-4 pm, Apr 15-Jun 17, $357.25 1524784
    18 yrs+, 10 classes,   cancelled
  • Wed, 9 am-noon, Apr 15-Jun 17, $357.25 1524790
    18 yrs+, 10 classes,   cancelled
  • Thu, 7 pm-9:30 pm, Apr 16-Jun 18, $297.75 1524795
    18 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 17-Jun 19, $54.50 1524812
    18 yrs+, 10 classes,   cancelled
  • Thu, 7 pm-9:30 pm, Apr 16-Jun 18, $54.50 1525122
    18 yrs+, 10 classes,   cancelled
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 6-Jun 22, $54.50 1524817
    18 yrs+, 10 classes,   cancelled
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 6-Jun 22, $357.25 1524865
    19 yrs+, 10 classes,   cancelled
No instruction. Bring your own subject matter or still life to paint.
  • Thu, 10 am-3 pm, Apr 16-Jun 18, $109.00 1524873
    18 yrs+, 10 classes,   cancelled
  • Fri, 10 am-3 pm, Apr 17-Jun 19, $109.00 1524874
    18 yrs+, 10 classes,   cancelled
Map location of Nepean Visual Arts Centre
Nepean Visual Arts Centre
1701 Woodroffe AVE
Ottawa,ON
(613) 580-2828


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