Students enjoy exciting creative explorations using a fresh dynamic approach to painting, ideal for art loving youth and adults who want to stretch their art wings, naturally.
Creative freedom, joy and nature connection are deepened through painting with the living world. Creative by Nature Art Camps & Courses are based on natural principles, build life-long painting skills and support authentic, heartful expression.
**Upcoming 2020 Course offerings.**
FRIDAY Nature Art Painting Classes for kids 7+
Let’s make art together!
with Visual Artist Lisa Lipsett
Fridays Oct 23, 30, Nov 6, 20, 27, 10-2, $295
Exciting nature inspired classes for youth ages 7+ who love to make art. Natural pigments, sun prints, spirographs, swing drawing, group painting, ink play, string drawing, touch painting and creative nature connection art are some of the highlights.
With two fine art studios and a good sized outdoor area for nature connection and exploration, young artists are introduced to a fresh art process each Friday. Your child will have loads of fun, do personalized projects, have lots of 1:1 time, access tons of materials, and strengthen their own unique expression. The focus will be on developing drawing & painting confidence, creative resilience and passion for artful expression with the living world
Art happens in the garden, forest and studio at 600 Fulford-Ganges Rd.
more info www.creativebynature.org/art-camp
Call 250 537 9785 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for info and to register.
NOTE: To maintain social distancing there will be a maximum 6 students. Each will have their own studio workspace and art encounters will happen outdoors as much as possible.
Adult Nature Art Classes
Wednesday afternoons 2-4pm or evenings 7-9 pm
$295 all materials included
Last summer a parent dropped off her son for kids camp and said, “Why can’t I stay and just play all day with the art materials?”
Why not indeed!! It was at that moment that Adult Nature Art Class was born.
Join me as we create with the living world and your wild heart. Varied nature inspired art activities are presented, mostly painting, drawing and print making, on the themes of Earth, Air, Fire & Water. Designed for both beginners and confident creatives, art encounters invite fresh joyful exploration of materials and processes. Flow, spin, tune in, touch in, explore pattern, be spontaneous, try natural pigments, paint with light & shadow.
Try out some of the following: Japanese Sumingashi marbling, solvent based ink marbling, acrylic pours, watercolour finger painting with sounds, textures, patterns of birds, shadows clouds, the wind … Spirograph, spin drawing in silks, alcohol inks, collage, nature self portraits, plant pigments, mandalas, paper sculpture, string art, cold wax play, to the name a few. Feel free to experiment, find your unique art expression, play and explore or give yourself much needed space and time to go deep into materials you already know you love.
Custom classes available for small groups of friends and family.
Flexible options- self-design a series or do a single session.
Give the gift of Art. Gift certificates available.
Call 250 537 9785 or Contact me for info.