Acrylic Techniques for Beginners Saturdays Jan 13, 20, 27


Acrylic Techniques for Beginners – Saturdays, 12-3 pm – Jan 13, 20, 27

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Members: $75

Non-Members: $95

Saturdays, 12-3, Jan 13, 20, 27


This is a fun, easy, class with a relaxed atmosphere for learning techniques to to apply colour, texture, and layers to your acrylic paintings.

An introduction to acrylic painting for beginners who want to learn about materials, colours, and other aspects of painting. Learn essential techniques in acrylic painting/colour mixing to form your own creation on canvas. Experiment with paints and a variety of conceptual and technical approaches to abstract painting. You will explore the use of colour, shapes, lines, and texture. Abstract techniques and systems will be included, with the emphasis on technical skills and personal expression.

Instructor Atya Khan is a visual artist/educator living in Edmonton. She graduated with a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Punjab, Pakistan. As an abstract expressionist artist for over 20 years, she has loved colours in acrylic and oil paints. She works to create an experience for further self-discovery and creativity inherent in the artistic process. She provides a comfortable and inspiring environment where people can tap into an intuitive realm. To her, there is no concept of right or wrong while creating a unique piece of art.


Image courtesy of Atya Khan

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