Thursday, October 5, 2017
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
with Kathy Millard

Let's learn and practice the beautiful script work of calligraphy!  Tonight we get to look at Gothic, Italic and other fun styles that can add incredible lines to your art.  


Please bring the following supplies:
  • paper (lined or blank sheets of smooth paper)
  • pencils
  • eraser
  • straight edge / ruler
  • broad end calligraphy pen/marker
  • dip pens 
  • india ink or other dipping ink

*** Please note if you do not have a calligraphy marker, dip pens or ink some will be available for you to try out at the workshop.

Due to allergies we request that attendees do not wear perfume or cologne to the workshop. Thanks for helping keep this a safe place to play for all.

Non-member drop-in fee is $10.

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Thursday, September 28th, 2017
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
with Elizabeth Eakin

We'll be looking at perspective from various angles and viewpoints, while keeping to the KISS principle. You need to bring:


Please bring the following supplies:
  • paper
  • pencils
  • eraser
  • straight edge 


Due to allergies we request that attendees do not wear perfume or cologne to the workshop. Thanks for helping keep this a safe place to play for all.

Non-member drop-in fee is $10.

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Thursday September 21st


7pm-9pm
@Studio 2880 Building 2
with Wendy Framst


Learn the basics to start off your portrait drawings with Wendy Framst!

Supplies to bring:
  • 2b pencils
  • paper
  • eraser


Due to allergies we request that attendees do not wear perfume or cologne to the workshop. Thanks for helping keep this a safe place to play for all.

Non-member drop-in fee is $10.

Please RVSP Christina Watts at christinawatts@ridgesideart.com OR use the below form if you are planning to attend so we can configure the room accordingly.

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Thursday, April 20, 2017
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
with Christina Watts from RIDGE SIDE ART

What is trending in the art supply world?  Enjoy an evening of art supply demos, get some great information on the latest goods, and walk away with a few freebies!
Bring a drink, bring a snack, bring a friend and have fun.


Ridge Side Art will be supplying some of the latest art supplies and Christina will demo and circulate them.  Loads of great information and yes the Daniel Smith Watersoluble Oils and Copic markers will be there among a few other surprises.  Please RSVP so we know how many free samples to bring.
Due to allergies we request that attendees do not wear perfume or cologne to the workshop. Thanks for helping keep this a safe place to play for all.

Non-member drop-in fee is $10.

Please RVSP Sharron MacBride at macbride.sharron@gmail.com OR use the below form if you are planning to attend so we can configure the room accordingly

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Thursday, February 16th & 23rd, 2017
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
with Lynn Box


Class Info:

Join us for 2 class segments where we will be incorporating a variety of techniques to create an acrylic abstract!  There may be some colour theory....but I promise it will not hurt!!

Please bring:
  • support structure no smaller than 12"x16" - Canvas board, canvas paper or stretched canvas. (I have some from canvas paper from last time which anyone may use)
  • 3 primary colours - Yellow (hansa, aurileion eg), Blue (ultramarine, phathlo), Red (cadmium, aliziron crimson), White and Black - Leave your other colours at home, there are also two blues and a red that AW should use before it dries up.
  • Class 2 if you don't want to mix, bring burnt sienna, burnt umber, earth yellow tone.
  • GAC 500 - if you do not have some, AW has plenty.
  • brushes (the larger the better, smaller for the second class)
  • small paint roller (foam or soft)
  • pallette knives, scraping tools like old credit card
  • Items to impress into paint and make a mark
  • Acrylic skins made from primary colours, black and white. If you have or want to peel off your palettes.
  • narrow masking tape
  • chalk pastel
  • piece of string 12" long ( or 2 or 3 if you like)
  • any acrylic mediums you currently own
  • spray bottle
  • rag for spreading paint/mopping up - paper towel
  • sketch book
  • clothes that can get paint on them.
  • any other acrylic painting materials you use.

Due to allergies we request that attendees do not wear perfume or cologne to the workshop. Thanks for helping keep this a safe place to play for all.

Non-member drop-in fee is $10.

Please RVSP Sharron MacBride at macbride.sharron@gmail.com OR use the below form if you are planning to attend so we can configure the room accordingly

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Thursday, February 9, 2017
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
with Nicky Kumar






CLASS LOCATED in the Jack Bryant room at Studio 2880, building #2 (ground level)

Nicky Kumar is a local Prince George artist who specializes in creating mandalas.  She discovered how mandalas have a unique ability to instill tranquility in both the creator and those viewing the piece.  Nicky has designed hundreds of mandalas in all shapes and forms and will be sharing her approach to this amazing art form this Thursday!

Find out more about Nicky at:
Website:  www.artlicensing.com/content/nicky-kumar
Facebook & Instagram:  Nicky Kumar Art.

Class Info:

Relax and enjoy the calming experience of Mandala Art with Nicky Kumar. Design a beautiful art piece that is certain to manifest tranquility for you and all who view it.

Please bring:
  • Pencil
  • Eraser
  • White drawing paper or smooth Bristol Paper
  • Fine tip drawing pen, eg. 08 Micron pigma, marvy pen or equivalent
  • compass
  • clear ruler

Due to allergies we request that attendees do not wear perfume or cologne to the workshop. Thanks for helping keep this a safe place to play for all.

Non-member drop-in fee is $10.

Please RVSP Sharron MacBride at macbride.sharron@gmail.com OR use the below form if you are planning to attend so we can configure the room accordingly

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Thursday, January 26, 2017
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Class Info: 

Sketch from a live draped model in timed session designed to improve your figure drawing.

  • Drawing tools such as pencils, charcoal, conte.
  • Paper
  • Eraser

Due to allergies we request that attendees do not wear perfume or cologne to the workshop. Thanks for helping keep this a safe place to play for all.

Non-member drop-in fee is $10.

Please RVSP Sharron MacBride at macbride.sharron@gmail.com OR use the below form if you are planning to attend so we can configure the room accordingly.

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Let your imagination be your guide.

with Christina Watts

Thursday, January 5th, 2017
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Step out of the ordinary and crack open the door to your own creative world with this delightful series of exercises sure to get the original juices flowing.  This class has an exciting literary component along with drawing and collage design work that will set you a path to make intuitive storytelling art.  If you're in a painting rut - this funny class is for you!

Supplies to bring:
  • Pencils, charcoal, conte
  • Pen
  • letter size paper (copy paper is fine)
  • Magazines to cut letters, words, images from
  • Glue Stick or other collage glueing mediums
  • 4 - 6x6 cover stock paper pieces
  • Scissors
  • Your imagination!


Due to allergies we request that attendees do not wear perfume or cologne to the workshop. Thanks for helping keep this a safe place to play for all.

Non-member drop-in fee is $10.

Please RVSP Sharron MacBride at macbride.sharron@gmail.com OR use the below form if you are planning to attend so we can configure the room accordingly.

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Northern Lights!

with Sharron MacBride & Yvonne Sawkins


Thursday, December 1, 2016
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Haven't you always wanted to paint the Northern Lights? Well after this workshop you will be able too!!! The beauty and mystery of painting the Aurora Borealis in watercolours will be revealed in a simple and provocative way.

Supplies to bring:
  • Watercolour Paper (Arches or Fabriano work best)
  • Board to tape your paper to
  • Masking tape
  • Watercolour brushes
  • Watercolour paints
  • Paper towel
  • Two water containers
  • Table salt

IMPORTANT:  We will be meeting in the Jack Bryan room this week and next.  Please RSVP.

Due to allergies we request that attendees do not wear perfume or cologne to the workshop. Thanks for helping keep this a safe place to play for all.

Non-member drop-in fee is $10.

Please RVSP Sharron MacBride at macbride.sharron@gmail.com OR use the below form if you are planning to attend so we can configure the room accordingly.
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Image copyrighted by Sharron MacBride.

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Slightly abstracted agates!

with Sharron MacBride


Thursday, November 24, 2016
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm



Enter into the beautiful world of rocks in a very abstractish way!  Learn how to design and form magnificent lines with incredible watercolour paints and different texture techniques.  

Supplies to bring:
  • Watercolour Paper (Arches or Fabriano work best)
  • Board to tape your paper to
  • Masking tape
  • Watercolour brushes
  • Watercolour paints
  • Paper towel
  • Two water containers
  • Table salt
  • If you have agates or pictures of agates feel free to bring them for inspiration.


IMPORTANT:  We will be meeting in the Jack Bryan room this week and next.  Please RSVP.

Due to allergies we request that attendees do not wear perfume or cologne to the workshop. Thanks for helping keep this a safe place to play for all.

Non-member drop-in fee is $10.

Please RVSP Sharron MacBride at macbride.sharron@gmail.com OR use the below form if you are planning to attend so we can configure the room accordingly.

Images included in this post are copyrighted by Sharron MacBride. 

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