COVID-19 RESTRICTION EXEMPTIONS PROGRAM
We ARE IMPLEMENTING THE RESTRICTION EXEMPTION PROGRAM for OUR STUDIO CLASSROOM B-SIDE ART STUDIO & CLASSES
STUDENTS OVER 12 YEARS OLD WILL BE REQUIRED:
-TO SHOW PROOF OF VACCINATION OR NEGATIVE PRIVATELY-PAID TEST WITHIN 72 HOURS OR medical exemption DOCUMENT
-WEAR MASKS FOR THE DURATION OF THE CLASS OR WORKSHOP
-NOT ATTEND CLASS IF THEY ARE EXPERIENCING COVID-19 SYMPTOMS
FOR MORE INFO VISIT SERVicE ALBERTA
INSTRUCTOR PETER POTAPOFF
Peter Potapoff is a professional artist living in Calgary, Alberta. He has been painting for over 50 years and is passionate about sharing his skills and knowledge through teaching. Born and raised in southeastern British Columbia, Peter has immersed himself in the outdoors all his life. He lived and worked in Northwest Territories for 12 years, experiencing the immensity of the tundra its array of animals such as caribou and muskox.
He is nationally and international recognized for his Canadian wildlife paintings and has won numerous competitions and awards including Ducks Unlimited Artist of the Year and BC Wildlife Federation Artist of the Year Awards.
OPEN STUDIO - ACRYLIC PAINTING
6 - 8:30pm | Thursdays | Adults Ages 17+
Students will work on their own projects under the guidance of the instructor. Working from photo references, students are free to choose their own subject matter (still life, landscape, portrait) and work on any size of canvas or panel they desire.
Learn how to transfer subject matter to the canvas or panel with correct proportions and achieve accurate colour values that will push your painting to the next level. This series of classes designed to cover all the basics of realistic painting. You will learn about composition, lighting, values, and develop the technical skills to create your very own masterpiece!
Unsure where to start? The instructor can provide you with a project to get started on.
Ongoing Registration - Sign up for the Thursdays that work for you.
$160/5 Class Pack
Optional Supplies Provided Add-On $20 (for 1 or 5 Classes)
PAINTING NATURE PAINT-ALONG
1 DAY ACRYLIC WORKSHOPS
Suitable for Acrylic Painters. Beginners or Intermediates.
Paint alongside accomplished Wildlife and Nature painter Peter Potapoff as he teaches you tricks of the trade of Landscape Painting. This Series of 1 Day Workshops will run through the process of realistically depicting elements that painters often find challenging: Grasses, Trees, Snow, Water, Rocks.
Using the instructor's photo reference students will be collectively guided through the same 11x14" study of the topic at hand. Learn to convincingly paint grasses and trees without painting every blade or leaf. Learn how to create dimension while painting snow or rocks. Learn how to recreate transparency and movement of water in your paintings.
Leave each workshop with one 11x14" painted study and the confidence to take on more challenging landscape scenery in your own artwork.
New! Introducing Master Classes: 2 Day Workshops (2 Sundays) include numerous elements from previous sessions into one 14x18" panels. Recommended for Students who have taken numerous of the Painting Nature Workshops