Join Gladys Larson as she takes you through this amazing class. It really is “Yoga for the Brain”. Zen Art creates a sense of calm, lowers stress, increases focus and concentration. Bring a journal with no lines, Micron Pens (3 sizes, 01, 03, 05) HB Pencil. Beginners are welcome. If you have taken these classes in the past, don’t worry Gladys will keep you busy!
PAINT & CHAT
Donna Bilyk will show you techniques and tricks to help you complete an acrylic painting from start to finish in one afternoon. She brings all the supplies you will need. Beginner to advanced painters are very welcome. Donna is an artist from Southern Alberta who recently had a showing at CASA.
During this 6-week class, you will use your imagination and creativity, developing symbols, colours and compositions to depict a dream. Come with: Any colour media, plus the appropriate support (watercolour paper or canvas). You can use pastels, pencil crayons, etc. a sketchbook or paper for planning and a DREAM.
A COURSE IN MINIATURE
A matte board will be central in our supplies, plus glue, cutting blade and straightedge. Depending on your plan, you made need fabric, Fimo and paint. We will make tiny scenes that can go almost anywhere!
In this watercolour class, you will learn different techniques such as mixing colours, brush strokes, grazing, using mediums for different effects, etc. Most of all, we are having fun! The class is for all levels of painters. Note: Karina moves around the room assisting painters one on one. Ask for a supply list upon registration.
KNITTING, CROCHET & MORE
Whether you are interested in learning to knit, crochet, etc. come join us. Beginners to more experienced are so very welcome. We work on projects, socialize, share ideas and enjoy a coffee. If you have supplies bring them, if not we do have some to loan. Held in the Atrium.
Are you interested in making jewellry or other pieces of art that uses rocks and fine gems? If the answer is yes, sign up today. If you are new to this program arrangements will be made for instructions. It is important that 2 people are in the room at all times. Supply costs extra. Please check to see if the group is breaking for the summer.
PAPER TOLE WORKSHOP
If you are familiar with the art of paper tole and would like to work on your projects while socializing, consider signing up for this weekly workshop. Ideas are shared however, no formal instruction is given. Supply costs extra. *If you would like to learn this art, feel free to drop by any Friday and talk to the ladies. An introductory course can be offered if there is enough interest.
If you have basic quilting skills join our friendly quilters. They socialize, help and share ideas with each other. Must bring your own supplies. Please sign up at the Administration Desk.
WOOD CARVING for the Beginner
Please leave your name and phone number at the Administration Desk if you are interested in learning more about carving.
Wood carving is a form of working with wood using cutting tools. If you are interested in learning this craft pay $5 at the Administration Desk. Newcomers will be loaned equipment needed to complete a small project. If you choose to continue you will be required to purchase your own tools, wood, etc. and pay the remainder of the fee ($15). This program usually takes place on Thursday afternoons. Please call and leave your name and phone number and we will contact you when the program begins.
Women and men interested in the wood working program must be familiar with all types of tools a carpenter would use as there is no formal instruction. Some materials are available for use. For safety, there must be 2 members in the shop at all times.