Adult Painting Classes with Graham Clarke
WEDNESDAYS – September 19 to November 21, 2018, 1-3pm
Painting $130 per 10 week session – Wednesdays 1-3pm September 19 – November 21, Session 2 Jan – Mar, Session 3 Apr – Jun
Graham is a much-cherished founding member of the GAAC, enjoying a career as a respected professional artist spanning fifty years and well-known as a leading pioneer of innovative art education initiatives across Manitoba. His Pre-Cambrian Shield inspired works have for several decades graced the walls of numerous fine art galleries including Mayberry Fine Art and The Winnipeg Art Gallery and have also found their home in many prestigious private and corporate collections. He has been sharing his gift as teacher since the early beginnings of his art career. His attentive and deeply grounded one-on-one teaching style creates a unique and deeply nourishing learning environment for beginners to advanced to grow, express and mature as artists.
These classes offer an opportunity for students to examine the formal or abstract qualities in nature, discovering underlying rhythms, structures and motifs. Included are studies in tone, colour perspective, the creative use of your own photographs, drawing from the masters and techniques for enhancing concentration and awareness. No experience needed, all are welcome! Contact GAAC for the supply list.
Painting Class Supply List – If you are unable to purchase supplies before the class start the art centre will provide some supplies to get you started.
Large Tubes of Acrylic Paint (primary colours)
• Recommends Heavy Bodied Liquitex
o Ultramarine Blue
o Pthalo Blue
o Cadmium Red
o Alizarin Crimson
o Cadmium Yellow Med
o Titanium White
• Bristle or synthetic
• #2, #4, #6, #8
Palette and Palette Knife
Canvas – 18”x24” or bigger
Bring your own photos to work with
Graham Clarke will be available in advance of registration to answer any questions you may have. Please contact us at the GAAC to arrange for this. 204-886-3192 or firstname.lastname@example.org
All registrants require $25 Individual or $50 Family GAAC Membership (65+ no charge) valid Sept 2018 – Aug 2019.
GAAC programs may be changed or cancelled based on enrollment.
Register in person on the first day of class or there will be one registration evening for those interested in registering in advance. It will be a mass registration with other community groups at the Teulon Rockwood Centennial Centre, Tues, Sept 11th, 4:30-7:30pm .