Workshop on Oct 20, 2018 — Stand Alone or Flowing Backdrops with Acrylic Pours.

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Date: Oct 20, 2018. 10am – 12 noon at the Victoria Park Gallery (Scouggall Gallery)

Type: Stand Alone or Flowing Backdrops with Acrylic Pours.

Goal: How to prepare colourful acrylic paints for pouring on stretched canvas, boards, tile etc. To create vibrant flows of colour.

Group Size: Maximum 10. Minimum 6.

Group Experience Level: Beginner to intermediate level.

Class Length: 2 hrs

Cost: $60.00

Student Provides:

  1. 2 stretched small canvases (one approx 8×10 and one smaller).
  2. 2-3 of your favourite acrylic paint colours plus black or white. In warm or cool tones. Avoid colours opposite on the colour wheel or it will make mud. We do have a selection of old paints but recommend you buy your own. Dollar store acrylic paints are good for this project.
  3. Cover for your clothing (ie messy).

Presenters will Provide:

  1. Latex gloves.
  2. Silicon spray.
  3. Paint extender.
  4. Dollar store oven tray to work on ie to catch the drips.
  5. Small plastic cups 1 for each colour of paint and 1 larger cup to hold the pour.

Presenters:
Pat Guay and Donna Taylor our primary background is in watercolour but have
enjoyed the vibrancy and always surprising end product of poured acrylic and alcohol inks.

Contact Information: Donna 519-396-7486. Pat 519-396-8971.

Registration Form: Provided at the gallery or can be downloaded from the website.

Deadline for Registering: 48 hours before the workshop date.

vpg workshop registration form