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Adult Classes - 2014

Introduction to Pastels

Instructor:                  Kebbie Gibb

Date:                           Saturday September 13 and 14, 2014

Time:                           9 am to 4 pm (12 hours of instruction)

Fee:                             $125 for Gallery Members, $140 non-members 

This two-day course will introduce students to concept, composition, value, colour, underpainting, and finishing techniques using soft pastels in a friendly, fun and supportive environment.  Students will complete at least one painting, and may have time to complete or start a second painting. Photo references will be supplied, however students are welcome to bring their own photographs to work from as well.  Full Course outline available here

Watercolour - Fresh and Loose

Instructor:    David Greaves 
Date:            Weekend of September 27 & September 28 2014 
Time:            9 am to 4 pm (12 hours of instruction) 
Location:     CKL Police Services Community Room, 5 Victoria Ave. North, Lindsay 
Fee:             $125 for Gallery Members, $140 non-members 
During this two day workshop, participants will explore wet-in-wet techniques, value sketches, composition 
and other tips for painting in watercolour. 
For more information, click here

Introduction to Drawing
Beginner for Youth (13 years +) and Adults

Instructor:      Anne Cavanagh         

Date:               Saturday October 4 and Sunday October 5, 2014

Time:              9 am to 4 pm (12 hours of instruction)

Location:        CKL Police Services Community Room, 5 Victoria Ave. North, Lindsay

Fee:                 $125 for Gallery Members, $140 non-members 

Introduction to Drawing is design for the individual who is looking to learn the basic skills of rendering in pencil. Instructor, Anne Cavanagh, affirms that anyone can learn to draw realistically, and invite all who has ever had the desire to learn.

This course addresses a variety of topics of interest to the beginner/ intermediate artist:

·         Drawing skills and techniques

·         Tips on how to stay creatively motivated and be inspired

·         Basic techniques on how to view the world with artistic observation

·         guidance and feedback to students on their current drawing projects

This is the perfect opportunity to get Anne's assistance with technical or aestheticchallenges (be it proportion, composition, technique, etc.).  This workshop welcomes all levels, from beginners to the more experienced. Click here for the full course outline

How to register:

Camp sizes are limited and registration will be on a first come basis.

Art Class Registration Form

Use this form for registering for Adult art classes with the Lindsay Gallery. It can either be:

  • filled out directly on the pdf and emailed back to art@thelindsaygallery .  If not paying by credit card, your cheque must be delivered to the Lindsay Gallery within 48 hours.
  • printed and mailed with your cheque or credit card information to The Lindsay Gallery, 190 Kent St. West, 2nd floor, Lindsay, ON  K9V 2Y6 
  • printed and delivered personally to the Lindsay Gallery located upstairs in the public library in downtown Lindsay.  If Gallery is closed, please slip your registration form with cheque under the gallery door.
Payment Information:

Payment with registration is required and early registration is recommended, as class size is limited.

Classes may be paid by cash, cheque, Interact, Visa or Mastercard when registering at the Gallery or by Visa and MasterCard when registering by phone at 324-1780.

If there is not enough enrollment in a class, it will be cancelled one week prior to the start date. A full refund will apply.

Please be sure to read our Art Class and Refund Policies.

Policies, Terms & Conditions

If the art class is cancelled due to insufficient enrolment, or for other unforseen circumstances, the registered participant's payment will be returned and a full refund processed. Participants may choose to transfer their payment to another class.

No refund will be given for an art course, class, program, or workshop if notice of withdrawl is not received at least one week in advance of commencement. All refunds are subject to a $15.00 admininstration fee.

Allergen Policy: The Lindsay Gallery advises all program registratants suffering from allergenic medical conditions, documented or otherwise, that they register for art classes at their own risk. The Lindsay Gallery, its employees, instructors, contractors and volunteers make no representations and will accept no liability regarding presence or absence of all allergens at facilities where art programs take place.

By signing up and paying for a class online, you are agreeing to the above policies, terms and conditions.