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Apr 27 Jun 29 '22

6:00pm – 8:30pm

Discover the art of acrylic painting.

Time will be spent sharpening your drawing skills in preparation for painting. Learn colour theory, shading, ways to describe space, use of light, composition, and the particularities of painting with acrylics. You’ll work from still life and models.

Disclaimer: Nude Models (both male and female) and costumed models will be used on occasion.

To help ensure the comfort and safety of all students and instructors, masks or face coverings are mandatory while in classrooms, and proof of vaccination is required for students ages 12+.  You can read more about our safety measures here.


Ashley Brasca

Ashley graduated with a degree in Fine Art (honours) and a degree in Education from the University of Manitoba in 2005 and has been making and teaching art ever since.  Ashley’s specialties are painting and print-making but he also teaches and produces pottery. Ash has been working as a high-school art teacher and as an artist for many years, and his work has been shown at Graffiti Gallery, Ace Art, and Plug In.

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