Group of Seven Paint Workshop

I am looking forward to teaching a Paint Workshop at McKay Elementary School this week.  The inspiration for the painting will be the Group of Seven artist, Larwen Harris.  I will be posting the 7th and 8th grade classes interpretations soon! I painted this today;”Lawren Harris’ Emerald Lake”, based on…

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Art Camp 2015

We’ll be having Art Camp in July again this summer at the art studio on Malowany Farm for ages 7 and up.We are located in Wainfleet, Ontario, about 10 minutes from Port Colborne and Welland; 30 minutes from St. Catharines and Niagara Falls. (See the google map on our Contact…

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Port Colborne ArtsWeek

The inaugural Port Colborne Artsweek 2015 is a new community initiative planned by a consortium of resources including: The City of Port Colborne Friends of Roselawn Centre (FORC) Community Artists Niagara (CAn) A week long selection of courses in a variety of arts are available to interested parties of all…

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Art Classes at Ancaster Michaels

I will be starting to teach Fine Art classes at the Michaels Arts and Crafts store in Ancaster in May. The schedule is on the Ancaster Michael’s website, so if you, or anyone you know, is in the area they can stop in or call Ancaster Michaels to register. I…

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Summer Art Camp 2014

We’ll be having a week of Art Camp in July and a week in August  again this summer at my art studio on Malowany Farm for kids and teens, ages 7 and up. We are located in Wainfleet, Ontario, about 10 minutes from Port Colborne and Welland; 30 minutes from…

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Upcoming Art Workshops for Children, Teens & Adults

Upcoming Art Workshops! Children’s Sat. Art Classes Start Oct. 26th – All children workshops include materials and supplies and meet in 5 week sessions throughout the year. Students will learn the basics and gain experience in drawing, painting, printmaking and sculpture.  Great for both beginning students and advanced students who…

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Fall Art Workshops

Fall Art Workshops! Children’s Sat. Art Classes Start Sept. 14th – All children workshops include materials and supplies and meet in 5 week sessions throughout the year. Students will learn the basics and gain experience in drawing, painting, printmaking and sculpture.  Great for both beginning students and advanced students who…

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Summer Art Camp 2013

We’ll be having a week of Art Camp in July and a week in August this summer at the art studio on Malowany Farm for kids and teens, ages 7 and up.  We are located in Wainfleet, Ontario, about 10 minutes from Port Colborne and Welland; 30 minutes from St.…

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April & May Art Workshops

The next session for Sat. Children/Teen art classes starts April 13th.  These Saturday classes are ongoing, but paid for in 5 week sessions. Because I keep class sizes small, students get individualized attention and learn a variety of techniques and media such as: drawing fundamentals, oil painting, pastels, sculpture, printmaking…

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March Art Workshops

I’ve started a Children/Teen art class on Saturday mornings and have added Art Workshops during March Break, March 11 through 15, and an adult art workshop on March 23. Saturday art workshops meet every week (except for the occasional art show conflict or holiday) with registration and payments for 5…

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New Art Workshops Starting in November

We had our first art workshop for homeschoolers in my newly renovated studio here on our farm in Wainfleet and will be starting some new art workshops for children and adults in November. We’re only a 10 minute drive from Port Colborne and Welland, and 30 minutes from St. Catharines…

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Art Workshop Survey

As soon as we have a large rec. room area next to our barn completed, I plan on teaching art classes again in an Art Workshop format for children and adults, here on Malowany Farm in Wainfleet, Ontario. We’re 10 min. from Port Colborne and Welland, and 30 minutes from…

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Art Workshop

Last Friday I taught an art class for our homeshooling co-op.  We looked at the artwork of John James Audubon, Vincent Van Gogh and Robert Bateman, under the theme of “Nature”.  The contrast between stylized, realistic and expressive color and brush strokes was interesting. The ages ranged from about 4…

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