Deeper Dive into Abstract Painting

Level: Intermediate

Instructor: Kara Barkved

This class is intended for artists who have some experience with abstract painting but want to improve their skills.  In this 4-week series, learn more about colour mixing and value, starts, and mark making. Explore the process of allowing each mark and layer of paint to inform what comes next. Embrace the mystery, exercise non-attachment, explore and play while you discover your unique artistic voice. Prerequisite: Intro to Abstract, or Abstract Basics, or equivalent experience.

Supplies to bring: acrylic paint (black & white, primaries in warm and cool) , any particular colour palette you already enjoy using, acrylic heavy gel,  acrylic satin or gloss medium, blue shop towels, collage materials, tracing paper,  cheese cloth, two or three 12×12 panels (canvas or wood), 18″ x 24″ or 24×24 format, or larger cradled canvas panel, selection of brushes, palette knives, silicone wedge tool, and any other mark making tools and materials you want to work with.



January 8th to 29th (Every Sunday) 12:30-3:30

Members $144 | Non-Members $160

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