Tiffany Horrocks

Acrylic Impasto Artist

 Workshops

Impasto painting: beginner classes - Workshop is now full.

 In each class we will be working on basic concepts while painting pieces that you can take home with you.

Participants will learn:
 
  • How to use a pallette knife, 
  • mixing colours and medium, 
  • a brief lesson on the use of light in painting 

Workshops will consist of professional demonstrations by Tiffany Horrocks, with step by step explanation and exercises that will support this style of painting.  In these fast paced painting workshops, participants will be provided with one on one instruction and assistance. 



Everything you will need to participate will be provided:

  •   ready to paint gallery style panel, 
  •   gel medium,
  •   acrylic paint, 
  •   3 sizes of pallette knife,
  •   apron, 
  •   painting easel.


 A scrumptious Bistro style lunch (cooked by the mighty chef Hock) will be served at the midday break.  Vegetarian options will be available.


•  Refreshments will be provided throughout.

• Estimated time frame;  5 + hours (plus lunch) for each day. (10 am. till 4 pm.)


Prices:

Weekend price: $260

•  Includes attendance to both workshops days.
We provide all materials and a delicious daily lunch.  Beverages are available throughout.  Coffee and tea available upon arrival.

•  The price Includes all materials:  Gel Medium,  Paints, Painting Panel, palette knives and brushes etc.
 
•  Also included are individual aprons,  sponges and rags.


---  Please bring along a comfortable pair of shoes or slippers.  ---



Reservations:

• A payment of 50% will reserve your place.
Please be sure to specify your preferred weekend dates.

----Payment methods are:----

•  interac eTransfer to:  [email protected] 
•  call me at (519) 400-4828 with a credit card


Refunds:

A full refund is available up to 7 days before your event.
eg. please let me know by at least the Friday before if you have to cancel. 


Dates:


Saturday April 14 and 15th, 2018.  Doors open 9am.  Start 10am: 

Painting a forest.  A challenging beginners class. 

This class will be an in-depth study into the use of light ( and corresponding shadow) as well an introduction to impasto knife work. 

14" x 18" panel provided.

Day one: Impasto painting with a palette knife.

Day two: More knifework and final brush work.


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Sunday April 21 and 22nd, 2018: .  Doors open 9am.  Starts 10am.

Painting blue hydrangeas : a challenging beginners class. 

In this class we will be working on some basic and intermediate knife techniques; using the edge of the knife to create texture and depth.

16" x 16" panel provided.

Day one:
Impasto painting with a palette knife.

Day two: Light and dark with brush work. 


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In each class we will be working on basic concepts while painting pieces that you can take home with you.


Participants will learn:
 
  • How to use a pallette knife,
  • mixing colours and medium,
  • a brief lesson on tonal value and colour theory.

Workshops will consist of professional demonstrations by Tiffany Horrocks, with step by step explanation and exercises that will support this style of painting. Plenty of painting time will be provided with one on one instruction and assistance.



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For corporate or private group lessons of 6 or more: please inquire above.


Saturday April 14 and 15th, 2018.
Doors open 9am.  Start 10am: 

Painting a forest. A challenging beginners class. 

This class will be an in-depth study into the use of light as well an introduction to impasto knife work.

16' x 16" panel provided.

This class is full.

Sunday April 21 and 22nd, 2018:   Doors open 9am.  Starts 10am.

Painting blue hydrangeas : a challenging beginners class.  In this class we will be working on some basic and intermediate knife techniques; using the edge of the knife to create texture and depth.


16" x 16" panel provided.



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Some fruits of our labour.  Paintings created at our Tomatoes workshop,  Jan 2018






Jan 13th Tomatoes workshop.  A smashing success!




Take out Sunflowers.  Great job All!!

Picture of a private group workshop in a client's home.