Markham Group of Artists

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ACRYLIC BOOT CAMP :

All you want to know about Acrylic Mediums, Gels and Pastes

Instructor : BIANKA GUNA  OSA CSPWC SCA TWS IGA CARFACOSA CSPWC SCA TWS IGA CARFAC

Saturday, November 24                                                                                   

10AM -3PM                                                                                                             

Markham Village Library                                                                                                                           6031Hwy7, Markham. Ontario L3P 3a7

Members : $85                                                                                                                   

Non-members : $95

Note : The GOLDEN Acrylic Paints, Gels and Meduims WILL BE SUPPLIED BY INSTRUCTOR for FREE ($75 Value!)

 "Shifting memories" Acrylic on Wood Panel by Bianka Guna 2018

“Shifting Memories” Acrylic on Wood Panel  by Bianka Guna ©Bianka Guna 2018

 

Workshop Description and Materials List 

In this workshop we will learn valuable information about Golden Acrylic (Heavy Body, Fluid  and Golden High Flow Acrylic) as well as Golden Gels, Mediums and Pastes that will open up ew possibilites/

We'll see how minerall and moden pigments relates to clean color mixing , glazing and the creation of fabulous new mixed colors.  Learn the unique properties of fluid acrylics, and the various gels, pasts and aggregates that transform any surface (canvas, wood penel) into an acryli friendly one. 

Discover new mediums for unusual effects.

Gel exposed to the many ways you can change the texture, saturation and intensity of your work.  Check out the ammazing new grounds to prepare contemporary surfaces for painting, drawing, pastel and mixed water media.

I will demonstrate then everybody can paint their own pieces!

A short group critque will end the painting session, and everybody will go home with at least four small finished paintiongs.

 

Materials List

Depending on the surface you want to paint you can bring : 4 canvases or 4 wood panels (or four of each)   no bigger than 12" x 12" each. Bring many supports, I had students finishing 8 paintings in less than 5 hours.

1 Sketch Book and 1 Pencil, 1 Roll of Tape

Colour Mixing Containers Gald Blue Wquare with lids, deep enough and large enough for big size brushes

Colour MiXing Pads (or palettes)

CLEANING WATER CONTAINERS big enough for big brushes

Brushes big , synthetic flat of 1/2 inch, flat of 1 inch, flat of 1 1/2 inch, 1 rigger(calligraphy), 1 big round Chinese (mop) brush(gesture)

For texture painting plastic wrap, sponges, scrapers, mixing palette, palette knifes(or an old discarded credit card will also work)

Water Spray Bottle

Paper Towels (Bounty) to clean the edges of the paintings

 

MAXIMUM PARTICIPANTS : 15

Doors open 9:30am for set-up; cleanup from 3-3:30pm

 

 

 

Course Cost & Status

Cost:
  • CAN$85.00
  • CAN$95.00 with Non-member
Spots Available:
15 of 15 spots available
Registration Open Since:
2018-10-17 00:00:00
Registration Closed Since:
2018-11-24 23:59:00
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