Collage Landscapes with Brianna Gosselin

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Event Phone: 705-931-0252

Collage Landscapes with Brianna Gosselin
Wednesday, August 22
6:00 – 7:30 pm
$30 (with all supplies included)

During the creative process, students will be learning a variety of mixed media techniques, oil pastel resist, textured stencils, stamping, imprinting, scrafitto, and more as we create unique papers to use as collage elements.
Once our papers are dried, we will begin to carefully tear our papers to create an eye catching landscape, filled with contrast and vibrant colours.

Upon completion, students will place their works in frames and proudly display their unique pieces of art.

Enjoy an evening of creativity in a fun and encouraging atmosphere, with artist Brianna Gosselin. Students will be led through a step by step process as they explore the project at hand. Taking time to discover new and familiar techniques. At the end of the workshop, you will have a beautiful piece of art to take home. Please note even though we all may be working on the same subject for our piece, each of our own work will be different from one another and unique. These workshops were created for a fun and engaging evening creating. No previous art experience is required, with all level of artist encouraged to come out and play.

All materials and supplies will be provided.
Pre registration and payment is required to reserve your spot for this event. Payment can be made upon registration through this website by paypal, or by sending an e-transfer to briannagosselin@hotmail.com, cheque or cash.
Please note tickets are non refundable but are transferable.


Summer Art Retreat: Heart of Intuition

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Summer Art Retreat: Heart of Intuition
Thursday, August 23, 2018
9:00 am – 4:30 pm
Ages: 15 +

$125 all materials and supplies included
Bring a friend and you both will receive $25 off your admission! Don’t forget to name the person coming with you to the retreat in order to receive your discount.

Take some time off for yourself this summer and enjoy a day of creating with like minded individuals!
Students will be creating two unique art projects to take home with them that day.
Light morning and afternoon refreshments including muffins, fresh fruit, cheese, crackers, herbal tea and juices will be provided for nourishment.

Students are asked to please bring their own lunch or are able to purchase food from a nearby establishment.
All art materials and supplies will be provided.
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8:45 am – 9:00 am | Arrival

9:15 am – 9:45 am | Introduction to yoga with Kimberly MacLean from Tree Song Yoga!

9:45 am – 12:30 pm | Morning Art Session with Grace Mahoney exploring Mixed Media Sculpture

Expressive Arts session to explore your best self.  Using a number of creative prompts you will create a meaningful sculpture that works as a reminder of who you are or want to be.

12:30 pm – 1:00 pm | Lunch (Students are asked to please bring their own lunch or are able to purchase a variety of food options from BE Catering, The Publican House residing nearby)

1:00 pm – 4:30 pm | Afternoon Art Session with Brianna Gosselin Intuitive Hearts

Learn to create an expressive work of art in the style of Intuitive Painting.
Students will be introduced to a variety of skills including mark making, unique colour combinations, glazing and more!

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The studio is a safe place for all those wishing to create.
The studio is scent free, nut free and is air conditioned.

Please note the image displayed is merely an example, the pieces created during this event will be different from one another and are encouraged to be such.
You do not have Brianna Gosselin’s or Grace Mahoney’s permission to sell work with a similar resemblance to their original artwork. It is a copyright violation and will be treated as such.

Pre registration and payment is required to reserve your spot for this event.
Payment can be made upon registration through this website by paypal, by sending an e-transfer to art@thecreativesoul.ca , cheque or cash.
Please note tickets are non refundable but are transferable.


Flower Collage with Brianna Gosselin

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Event Phone: 705-931-0252

Flower Collage with Brianna Gosselin
Wednesday, August 29
6:00 – 7:30 pm
$30 (with all supplies included)

Students will be introduced to artist Nancy Standlee and her unique works of art.
We will discuss the principals and elements of art that make this piece stand out on its own, contrast, shape, balance, composition.
Using a variety of collage elements, we will begin to place together our flower piece.
Upon completion, students will place their works in frames and proudly display their unique pieces of art.

Enjoy an evening of creativity in a fun and encouraging atmosphere, with artist Brianna Gosselin. Students will be led through a step by step process as they explore the project at hand. Taking time to discover new and familiar techniques. At the end of the workshop, you will have a beautiful piece of art to take home. Please note even though we all may be working on the same subject for our piece, each of our own work will be different from one another and unique. These workshops were created for a fun and engaging evening creating. No previous art experience is required, with all level of artist encouraged to come out and play.

All materials and supplies will be provided.
Pre registration and payment is required to reserve your spot for this event. Payment can be made upon registration through this website by paypal, or by sending an e-transfer to briannagosselin@hotmail.com, cheque or cash.
Please note tickets are non refundable but are transferable.


Teen Manga for Beginners with Brianna Gosselin

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Event Phone: 705-931-0252

Teen Manga for Beginners With Brianna Gosselin 
@ the STUDIO | 302 Park St, Peterborough
Monday, September 10 – Monday, October 22  | 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Ages: 9-17

Register before September 4 for the early bird special of $120
Regular Price: $160
All materials and supplies are included.

A 6 week art course exploring the basics of manga

Interested in the world of anime and manga? Wishing to learn the basics to create your own characters?
This introduction to manga course is for those wishing to explore this unique style of art and to develop their drawing skills.
No previous experience is required, this course is suitable for all skill levels.
Students will be introduced to a variety of techniques, manga artists and mediums. We will learn proper proportions when it comes to designing characters, gain an understanding of facial expressions and body language

All materials and supplies are included, students will receive their own sketchbook and folder to carry their handouts given in class.

Download the course outline to discover what creative adventure awaits you each week.

Pre registration and payment is required to reserve your spot for this event. Register by September 4 for the early bird admission for a special price of $120!
Pre registration and payment is required to reserve your spot for this event.
Payment can be made upon registration through this website by paypal, by sending an e-transfer to art@thecreativesoul.ca , cheque or cash.
Please note tickets are non refundable but are transferable.


Art Making with Meaning With Grace Mahoney

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Event Phone: 705-931-0252

Art Making with Meaning With Grace Mahoney
@ the STUDIO | 302 Park St, Peterborough

Monday, September 10 – Monday, September 22 | 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Register before September 4 for the early bird special of $240
Regular Price: $280
All materials and supplies are included.

 

A 6 week art course exploring mixed media with meaning.

Art Making with Meaning is a blend of mixed media arts with life coaching for the purpose of self-care.  This is done in a fun nonjudgmental environment where the art making supports you in identifying your values, strengths, vision, all keys to giving you a positive focus in your life.
We will explore with painting, felting, weaving, sculpting, embroidery and many other materials to complete works of art that work for you.
Discover what creative adventure awaits you each week with the course outline.

1 Discovering our strengths – Needle Felting

2 Personal Values – Painting in Round

3 Exploring Purpose – Clay Sculpture

4Resources internal and external – Weaving

5 Reframing our Mistakes – Mixed Media

6 Vision of Self in the future – Carving/Painting Walking Sticks

All materials and supplies are provided.
The studio is a safe place for all those wishing to create.
The studio is scent free and nut free.

Pre registration and payment is required to reserve your spot for this event. Register by September 4 for the early bird admission for a special price of $240!
Payment can be made upon registration through this website by paypal, by sending an e-transfer to art@thecreativesoul.ca , cheque or cash.
Please note tickets are non refundable but are transferable.


Introduction to Drawing With Stephen Snider

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Event Phone: 705-931-0252

Introduction to Drawing With Stephen Snider
@ the STUDIO | 302 Park St, Peterborough

Tuesday, September 11 – Tuesday, October 30 | 9:30 am – 12:30 pm

A 6 week art course exploring the world drawing.
Register before September 4 for the early bird special of $200
Regular Price: $240

Only 2 spots remain!

Develop your drawing skills with artist Stephen Snider!
This 6 week course will illustrate a basic understanding of seeing and simplifying objects, understanding lighting, shade, shadow and composition of picture making. Some two tone drawing on toned paper will also be introduced.
Rather you are an absolute beginner, already familiar with drawing or an intermediate, Stephen will inspire you to draw with confidence and expand your skills.

Students will have the opportunity to work with a variety of drawing mediums and are asked to have the required list of materials for the first session.
If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate on sending us an email art@thecreativesoul.ca
Please note there will be no class on October 2 and October 9.

Download the course outline and required list of materials here.

The studio is a safe place for all those wishing to create.
The studio is scent free and nut free.

Pre registration and payment is required to reserve your spot for this event.
Payment can be made upon registration through this website by paypal, by sending an e-transfer to art@thecreativesoul.ca , cheque or cash.
Please note tickets are non refundable but are transferable.


Teen Mixed Media with Brianna Gosselin

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Event Phone: 705-931-0252

Teen Mixed Media with Brianna Gosselin
@ the STUDIO | 302 Park St, Peterborough
Wednesday, Sept 12 – Wednesday, Oct 17 | 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Ages: 10 – 18

Register before September 4 for the early bird special of $160
Regular Price: $200
All materials and supplies are included.

A 6 week art course exploring the exciting world of mixed media!

Explore the world of mixed media and the endless possibilities it offers through this 6 week course, designed exclusively for teens.
Each week students will be introduced to a new medium and create a project using the techniques they are shown.

This course is suitable for all skill levels and is a positive and encouraging
atmosphere.

All materials and supplies are included. However, students are asked to bring in their own article of clothing for the silkscreening portion of the course. This is to ensure all
students are satisfied with the fit and style of their project. Item can be a t-shirt, dress, dress shirt, shorts, pants or tote bag. The item does not have to be brand new.

Class 1 – Fish Bowl Collage
Class 2 – Linocut (Printmaking)
Class 3 – Image Transfers
Class 4 – Wire Art
Class 5 – Silkscreening Part 1
Class 6 – Silkscreening Part 2

Pre registration and payment is required to reserve your spot for this event. Register by September 4 for the early bird admission for a special price of $200!
Pre registration and payment is required to reserve your spot for this event.
Payment can be made upon registration through this website by paypal, by sending an e-transfer to art@thecreativesoul.ca , cheque or cash.
Please note tickets are non refundable but are transferable.

 


Intuitive Painting Course With Brianna Gosselin 

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Event Phone: 705-931-0252

Intuitive Painting Course With Brianna Gosselin 
@ the STUDIO | 302 Park St, Peterborough
Thursday, September 13 – Thursday, October 18 | 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Ages: 13+

Register before September 4 to receive the early bird special of $200, a savings of $40!
Regular price: $240

 

A 6 week art course exploring the world of Intuitive Painting.

Learn the art of intuitive painting and exploring the process of creating rather than only being concerned with the finished product. We will be exploring how to approach the canvas, paint application, mark making, texture choice, warm vs cool colours, colour theory and layering. Learn to listen to your intuition and trust in the creative process, discover what emerges between each layer of paint and bring out what comes naturally. To gain a better understanding of the techniques used with Intuitive Painting, we will go through the process of two different paintings as a group, step by step. Weekly art journal activities will be assigned to allow our creative minds to continue working when not in the studio.

To help achieve our own unique style and better understand the techniques used with Intuitive Painting, weekly art journal activities will be assigned to allow our creative minds to continue working when not in the studio.

Download the course outline to discover what creative adventure awaits you each week.

Supplies and materials are not included. There will be water containers on site to use and towels. Students are required to bring their own paints, brushes, canvases and any other materials that are needed.
For a full material list, please click here.
If you do not wish to purchase your own art supplies and wish to use the studios, you have the option to do such at the additional fee of $40 to the course price. This will entitle you to use the studio’s paint trays, brushes, acrylic glazing liquid, acrylic paints and stencils during class time. Students are required to purchase their own canvas and bring them to class.

Pre registration and payment is required to reserve your spot for this event. Register by September 4 for the early bird admission for a special price of $200!
Pre registration and payment is required to reserve your spot for this event.
Payment can be made upon registration through this website by paypal, by sending an e-transfer to art@thecreativesoul.ca , cheque or cash.
Please note tickets are non refundable but are transferable.