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Exploring Acrylics
Exploring Acrylics

Mon, Sep 25



Exploring Acrylics

Stepping beyond the beginner acrylic series, this course will help you continue to develop your confidence as an acrylic painter as you explore various techniques and approaches.

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Time & Location

Sep 25, 2023, 3:00 p.m. PDT – Dec 04, 2023, 5:00 p.m. PST

Ladysmith, 444 Parkhill Terrace, Ladysmith, BC V9G 1V6, Canada

About the Event

In this beyond beginner-level acrylic course, suitable for the novice to intermediate painter,  we will explore various techniques while completing a series of smaller projects. Classes will cover an array of basic painting principals and will incorporate some mixed media applications. Get ready for experimenting with texture, drips, mixed media and more! Join us for one or both of the five-week terms.

Your teacher Jennifer O’Brien is an award-winning acrylic artist and instructor who currently resides in Chemainus. She spent the last decade instructing classes for all ages at her studio in Kamloops. Jennifer enjoys sharing her love of creating through painting, drawing, sculpting and pottery.

Supply List:

  • Round Brushes: #4 and #8 needed, #12 optional
  • Flat Brushes: #4, #8, and #12 needed
  • Detail Brush: #2 needed
  • Heavy-bodied acrylic paints such as Golden, Liquitex or other professional-grade brand: Titanium White, Carbon Black, Phthalo Blue, Cadmium Yellow or a primary yellow, Quinacridone Magenta or a primary red
  • Mixed Media Paper Booklet: 7x10" or larger (Canson or Strathmore are good brands)
  • Four 4x4" or 6x6" canvases or canvas panels
  • palette knife
  • flat vinyl mixing palette


  • Term 2: Nov 6 to Dec 4

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