Painting Class (Oil/Acrylic)

Run by McKenzie Towne Council

Tagged in: Arts & Crafts, Science & Tech, Performing Arts

Learn to paint light-filled oils and acrylics from experienced artist and instructor, Cheryl Peddie. This class can be used either as an introduction for brand-new painters, or as a refresher course for painters who want to review some core skills. You will learn:

Drawing skills – Learning to see angles, positive and negative shapes, and values more accurately

Color theory – Understanding and mixing colors, values, temperatures, and saturation

How to compose a painting – the stages and layers of actually building a successful painting

Design - an easy introduction

Plus, learn about supplies, brush care and various helpful tips on work space setup and routines for best painting results.

Throughout class, Cheryl will spend time one-on-one with each student, plus have group discussions. Cheryl will also do demonstrations in class to help illustrate the concepts students will be learning. Learn to paint in a relaxed, friendly environment. Join us for some creativity in our bright, spacious studio. Open to beginners and up, and ages 18+.

Location and Program Information

Map to McKenzie Towne Council

Where: McKenzie Towne Council
40 McKenzie Towne Blvd. SE, Calgary, Alberta, t2z 4x5

Operating out of McKenzie Towne Hall, we offer recreation classes for Calgarians of all ages, day camps during spring break and summer, as well as drop-in gym times and social groups for residents and their guests.

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