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A family friendly painting workshop – Rock Cod

Join us for a family friendly marine life painting workshop. Kids and parents are welcome to participate in this fun acrylic painting workshop. Whether you are a beginner, advanced painter, or have dabbled in other paint media, this workshop will inspire you to paint beautiful underwater sea scenes. You will have fun painting this interesting fish surrounded by rocks, seaweed and other sea life.

A combination of gels, pastes and fluid acrylics will be provided to create a painting filled with varied textures and unexpected patterns. No painting experience required. Professional quality acrylic paint and canvases are provided.

Participants will learn how to:

  • Mix colour
  • Create visual depth by understanding transparency and opacity
  • Take advantage of the acrylic medium to create interesting textures
  • Use the materials and techniques in acrylic painting such as grounds, pigments, medium, and palette organization
  • Use the Tri-Art new acrylic materials

Date:           Friday, November 30, 2012
Time:          10:00am – 2:30pm (with ½-hour break – please bring your own lunch)
Location:      Vancouver Maritime Museum, 1905 Ogden Ave
Class size:       25 Max
Fee:                 $72.80 includes HST
Note:               All materials are provided.
*** Professional quality liquid acrylic paint sponsored by Tri-Art Mfg (www.tri-art.ca).