Classes and Events

The Colours Art Classroom is available for bookings!

Colours Artist Supplies is pleased to announce that our equipped artist classroom is available for teaching classes. The room is approximately 15X25 feet and is available on a first come, first serve basis. The classroom can also be used to teach about materials supplied at Colours Art… *hint-hint*

For further information regarding bookings, please contact ken@artistsupplies.com.

 

 

INTRO TO AIRBRUSH CLASS    --held on the second Saturday of every month.

Next Event:  Saturday, July 8        10:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Price:  $25

Instructor:  Ken or Keith Harcus

   

Are you interested in learning how to airbrush? Get the basics plus a little extra with us at our Colours Art Classroom!  Join us for a simple yet...

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Saturday Morning Workshops (Port Coquitlam location) 

2567 Lougheed Hwy, BC 

V3B 1B4

by Laury Ravenstein
10:30 am - 1:00 pm

All the supplies needed for these workshops are included with your fees.

 

Sept 16    Introduction to Watercolours  $25 

Explore luminous watercolour methods. Learn how to mix colours & apply washes.

 

Sept 23     Introduction to Acrylics  $25

Use acrylics and learn how to manage drying times, mix colours, and start a painting.

 

Sept 30     Introduction to Oils Part 1  $25

Get started in oils with a simple working method that includes colour mixing, palette knife uses and learn how to use an underpainting to help design your painting.

 

October 14    Introduction to Oils Part 2  $25

Take the next step in painting with oils. Learn special textures and more colour mixing strategies

 

October 21    Introduction for Airbrushing  $25

Learn about airbrushes, paint and compressors. Cover safety recommendations and care for your airbrush. Handle an airbrush and practice basic spraying techniques.

 

October 28    Pouring Acrylics  $30

Learn about different pouring techniques. Watch the demo and then experiment and create your own artwork.

 

November 4     Acrylic Textures  $30

Understand the different types of mediums and explore techniques for creating interesting texture.  Use multiple mediums plus heavy body and fluid acrylic paints.

 

NEW WORKSHOPS (Port Coquitlam location) 

 

November 18       Alcohol Inks on Yupo paper    $30

Create multiple small paintings while experimenting with this amazing fluid medium

 

November 25  Monoprinting using Golden Fluid Acrylics   $30

Create many mono prints using the most enjoyable and fun methods.

 

December 2  Block Printing Christmas Cards   $30

Learn how to carve a speedy cut block and then use it to create many prints from one block that can be used for personalized Christmas Cards.

 

Please pre-register at 604-552-3729

 

*Private parties and lessons are available.  Starting at $100 for 3 hours.

For more info email Laury@artistsupplies.com