30 Paintings in 30 Days Challenge 2019

A number of  years ago I started doing a 30 Paintings in 30 Days Challenge in January and it is a great way to start out my year.  However, because this year I have an especially busy January with Paint Your Pet fundraisers, Paint Parties, and catching up with record…

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30 Paintings in 30 Days January 2017 – Day 8 & 9

Monday and Tuesday I was leading two of my Paint Parties, so I was still painting and am counting those days in my 30 Paintings in 30 Days Challenge since not only was I painting those days, but leading groups of people to create their paintings too! I may put…

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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

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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