We gratefully acknowledge and give honour to the Secwepemc and Ktunaxa, the ancestral peoples, upon whose traditional and unceded land CV Arts is located.
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I Can Paint

The Basics and Beyond

Instructor:

Jan Farthing

November 3, 2021 7:00 PM

Additional dates:

November 10, 17, and 24

Ages

14+

Cost:

$

90

- Acrylic painting techniques that you will love.
- Learn how, when and what kind of brush to use for a desired effect.
- Colour mixing? It's easy ... use complimentary colours for eye-catching effects!
- Paint fun, small projects, and move toward larger canvases.
- You choose the subject matter and style that suits you!
- No experience necessary.
- You won't feel rushed ... we paint together for four weeks!
- All materials are included, along with plenty of demos and visuals.
- This workshop will repeat in the new year for added painting experiences!

9 masked participants due to COVID PHO. Proof of vaccination required.

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Spontaneous Abstract Pour

"Bloom and spin" method

Instructor:

Jan Farthing

November 13, 2021 1:00 PM

Additional dates:

Ages

14+

Cost:

$

60

- You will be amazed at this colour-pour, "bloom" and spin process!
- Happens right before your eyes, as you see colours pop and move apart and together at the same time
- We add metallic acrylics for accents (optional) but you choose the colour combos you want in your abstract "warm, or cool".
- Paint, Canvas (16 X 20) and all materials are supplied along with step-by-step, on-site demonstrations.
- No experience needed
- This workshop will repeat in January/February 2022

9 masked participants due to COVID PHO. Proof of vaccination required.

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Painting on Glass

Bring your friends!

Instructor:

Jan Farthing

December 10, 2021 7:00 PM

Additional dates:

Ages

19+

Cost:

$

30

- A fun evening... after a week of work...time for you and a friend to paint on four or more wine glasses: patterns, images, caricatures & text: decorative, humorous, realistic.....whatever, your choice!
- Lots of wine glasses.... and other types of clear glass is provided along with lots of images and patterns to be inspired by!
- Paint, brushes and snacks will be provided!
- Wine will be available for purchase

9 masked participants due to COVID PHO. Proof of vaccination required.

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Clever Creatures in Clay

For kids & kids at heart

Instructor:

Jan Farthing

March 5, 2022 1:00 PM

Additional dates:

March 12

Ages

6-16

Cost:

$

50

- Imagine pinching and rolling clay: little fingers creating their favourite creature, real or imagined! Whether it be a reptile, space alien, or dinosaur from the past, it's all going to be captured in a "snapshot" of time and "clay space".
- Participants will smile at the results as they create one 8.5 X 11-inch clay "tile", two 4" X 5" matching tiles.
- Participants should bring in their choice of leather strands, or tree branch/ plaque/tree slab for added effects...it's creative fun for 2 Saturday afternoons!
- Plenty of visuals and demos throughout this workshop!
- All tools and materials, the kiln firing process, and paint included.

Two classes needed to sculpt, dry, kiln fire, and decorate.

9 masked participants due to COVID PHO. Proof of vaccination required.

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