1:00pm – 3:30pm
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.
In order to help ensure the comfort and safety of all visitors and staff, as of August 11, the WAG has a mandatory face covering policy in place. We ask that all guests aged 5 and older wear a mask, scarf, or bandana that covers the nose and mouth while in public spaces at the Gallery.
As per our reopening protocols announced in May, we encourage physical distancing, tables/chairs/supplies are sanitized frequently, and all staff and patrons are asked to self-screen before coming.
Cori Jaye Elston is a visual artist, mentor, and teacher from Winnipeg, Manitoba. Her artistic practice consists of vibrant surreal, pop-art paintings that she utilizes to spread positive messages to the community. Cori Jaye has been featured on CBC Radio, Global Television and various podcasts speaking about her career as an artist. After attending Ontario College of Art and Design, Cori Jaye returned to Winnipeg and graduated from the Graphic Design program at Red River College. She leverages her background in Graphic Design, Marketing and Digital Media to promote her practice, using social media platforms including Instagram, Facebook, Youtube, and Patreon as catalysts. In addition, Cori Jaye conducts social media literacy workshops geared towards artists and creatives to help share knowledge about the ever-growing online community.