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Feeling the need to get back to basics or learn the basics?  Whether you need a refresher or are a beginner looking for an introduction to the wonderful world of art, here is your opportunity.  We will be looking at the fundamentals of drawing and the elements of art during this series: one Saturday per month from January through June.  The information will be presented as part class demo and part fun-filled exercises to keep you on your toes.  Bring your creativity and the suggested materials.

Artist's statement:

"With many years of teaching experience, I am energized by the sharing of knowledge and skills and seeing each person's unique artistic development."


Dates:  Saturdays 2019 1:00 - 4:00 pm:

  Jan.19th  Discover materials, contour, blind contour, representational and abstract drawing

  Feb. 9th   Identify basic shapes and create the illusion of three dimensions on a flat surface.  Includes perspective and negative space

  Mar. 16th Develop the repetition of shape to create pattern and texture

  Apr. 13th Learn to shade and use a full range of tones to create realistic images

  May 11th  Understand the colour wheel and how it works, including how to accurately mix the colours you see

  June 8th   Recognize what makes a successful composition and how to take control of your work

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Place:  Kanata Art Club, March Central Community Center, 630 Cameron Harvey Drive, Kanata

Cost:  $140 for KAC members, $160 for non-members



Registration is limited and offered on a first-come, first-served basis.  Fees must be paid in full at the time of registration.

Kanata Art Club reserves the right to cancel a class where there is insufficient registration.  You will be notified and issued a cheque for a full refund.

To withdraw prior to the start date, please contact the  A cheque for a full refund less and administrative fee of $15.00 will be issued if a written request is received no less than 48 hours prior to the start of the first class.  There will be no refund issued beyond that date.

Please register online.  If you have questions or difficulty with online registration, please contact: