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Fall 2016


Trois Artists de France

Art history comes alive in this step by step course for beginner to advanced. Learn technique and concept through the process of painting these three diverse French masterpieces, including a cubist painting by Laurencin, an impressionist work by Morisot and a detail a from a classic realist portrait by Vigee Le Brun. Everything you need is provided, including high quality artist’s paint, brushes and canvas. Register for one or all three.
Wednesdays 7 – 9 PM         Complete Series $150

Laurencin – November 16         $50
Morisot – November 23           $50
Vigee LeBrun – Dec. 7 & 14      $75

Advanced Painting

For those who have taken previous DurhamArtSchool courses or equivalent background and want to refine your technique & take art to the next level. Work from still lifes in your choice of acrylic, oil (no solvents) watercolour or pastel.
Wednesday 12:45 – 3 PM  October 26 to November 9      $78

Classic Drawing   I

Drawing is the basis of all visual arts. Improve drawing skills and review classic techniques.  Through a series of exercises learn to draw what you see by training your eye to observe. Work in pencil, charcoal and conte.
Supply list provided at The Colour Jar.
Monday 11 – 12:30 PM       October 17 to 31           $80

Intro to Acrylic Painting
How to use acrylics, mediums, colour mixing, and brush technique. Supply list provided at The Colour Jar.
Monday      11 – 1 PM          Nov 28 to Dec. 5       $80

Workshops at the Colour Jar:  519 369-1283