Events

NEW ZOOM DEMOS

WINSOR & NEWTON ARTISTS’ OIL COLOURS With Kristen Brown

DATE: Friday, April 16th, 2021 (Purchase deadline March 19, 2021)
2PM EST
AVAILABLE FOR PICKUP ONLY

Join Fine Art Collective artist Kristen Brown for this informative and fun demo in which Kristen will share the attributes of the new Winsor & Newton Cadmium Free Oil Colours while working on a still life. Follow along as Kristen breaks down the basics of oil painting so that you can feel confident in your own oil painting efforts. Kristen Brown is a San Francisco-based painter originally from Saskatchewan, Canada, and an artist for The Fine Art Collective. She has exhibited at the de Young Museum, San Francisco Arts Commission, and Joyce Gordon Gallery, among others, and has an upcoming exhibition at the CICA Museum in South Korea. Kristen has received grants from the Canada Council for the Arts and the Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation in Montreal.

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CREATING IRIS WITH DERWENT INKTENSE with Candice Leyland

DATE CHANGE: MONDAY, APRIL 19TH, 2021
2PM EST – FREE
RSVP Required – Limited Spots Available

Derwent Inktense pencils are highly versatile watersoluble pencils which create ink-like colour when combined with water. Due to its permanence – once dried – Inktense can be worked over without affecting the previous layer. Suitable for use on fabric and other surfaces. As for our Inktense Paint Pan set, unlike traditional watercolour, washes of vivid paint can be applied without dissolving previously dried layers.
During this live demo, Candice will be sharing a variety of different methods to using the pencils such as rewetting, blending and showing the differences from traditional “painting” mediums. For the pans, she will focus using wet in wet techniques, colour mixing and creating washes and glazes to build up colours and add detail.

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LIQUITEX FIND YOUR FLOW With Artist Linda Montgomery

DATE: Friday, April 30th, 2021
2PM EST – FREE
RSVP Required – Limited Spots Available

Choosing the correct tool for the job can help set you up for success. In this demo, Fine Art Collective artist Linda Montgomery will help you Find Your Flow by comparing and contrasting Liquitex Soft Body, Heavy Body, Ink and Acrylic Gouache ranges so you can choose what’s best for you. Linda will also share how Liquitex Fluid and Gel Mediums can alter the characteristics of each range to suit your needs. Linda Montgomery, French-born, is a respected Canadian artist, illustrator, and educator whose award-winning pastel drawings and paintings have been admired and collected in numerous major corporate and private collections worldwide.

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