Painting from Photographs

Learn to paint from your favourite photographs! (Conducted in English)

  • Starts Jul. 9
  • 360 Canadian dollars
  • Rue William

Service Description

This is a 6-week summer program aimed to advance your painting skills in a fun and stress free way, and will be most suitable for beginner and intermediate levels. Artists are welcome to use oils, pencils and charcoals. All students will be assisted according to their skill level. Bring a photograph (max size: 18x 20) you've always wanted to paint! The classes will begin on July 1st, 2022 (the date is subject to change) and will take place every Saturday from 2pm to 4:30pm. Please note: this course will only be conducted in English. By the end of the course you will: -improve your drawing ability, -mix colours more intuitively, -understand colour relationships (i.e. warm vs. cool), -use perspective, values and textures, -learn technicals and tricks. About Instructor: Dana Edmonds has a multidisciplinary practice that is balanced between painting and graphic + web design. Born in Montreal, where she currently lives and works, Dana received her Bachelor of Fine Arts in fine arts from the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design University, Halifax (1990). She has also studied Graphic Design at Dawson College and received her Graduate Diploma in Art Education at McGill University. Suggested Supply List: - Paints - Suggestions: Large tube Titanium white Mars Black Alizarin crimson Cadmium red Cadmium yellow Yellow ochre Raw sienna Raw umber Ultramarine blue Cerulean blue Viridian green -Accessories: Sketch pad with 2b and 3b pencil Vine charcoal Canvasses 12 x 16 inch or 16 x 20 inch Paper towels Paint Brushes Set Brush cleaning soap

Upcoming Sessions

Contact Details

  • 1844 William Street, Montreal, QC, Canada

    (514) 667-2270

    montrealartcenter@gmail.com