Adult Classes and Workshops

Please note that some classes may be cancelled due to low enrollment.

If you are interested in a class, please register and pay as soon as possible to avoid this happening to you.

We will try our best to reschedule classes that have low enrollment to another date wherever possible.

Drawing With Jill

Instructor: Jill Sawatzky

The Killarney Turtle Mountain Arts Council, together with Jill Sawatzky, will be offering the following Introduction to Drawing classes:

Intro to Drawing 1

This class is for beginning artists or people new to realistic drawings. You will learn the fundamental techniques of drawing with graphite pencils and various kinds of erasers.

The focus will be on: mark making, blending, use of light and shadow, the difference in values, layering, contrast, form and shape.

Choose only one of three possible dates:

Tuesday, November 9 from 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm

Wednesday, November 10 from 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm

Saturday, November 13 from 9 am to 12 noon

Cost- $30 per person. All materials supplied. There will also be an option to purchase your own set of materials from the instructor.

To register, please call or text Jill at 204-523-1642.

Payment can be made to Killarney Turtle Mountain Arts Council (KTMAC) by cash, cheque or e-transfer to ktmartscouncil@gmail.com.


Intro to Drawing 2

This is a continuation of Drawing 1. It is specifically designed for people who want more accuracy in their drawings and in particular, landscape drawings. We will be using the techniques learned previously in “Intro to Drawing 1”, to study depth, perspective, focal points, contrast, the use of light and shadow. We will draw various landscape features such as clouds, trees and grasses.

Choose only one of three possible dates:

Tuesday, November 16 from 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm

Wednesday, November 17 from 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm

Saturday, November 13 from 1 pm to 4 pm

Cost- $30 per person. All materials supplied. There will also be an option to purchase your own set of materials from the instructor.

To register, please call or text Jill at 204-523-1642.

Payment can be made to Killarney Turtle Mountain Arts Council (KTMAC) by cash, cheque or e-transfer to ktmartscouncil@gmail.com.

Resin Coasters

Instructor: Kathleen Lagasse

Sunday, November 14, 2021

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Looking for another Christmas gift? Or perhaps a piece of usable art for yourself? Look no further - Kathleen will show you how to make stunning coasters using resin.

Limit of 6 participants. All supplies included.

Cost : $65 for members, $70 for non-members

Registration ends on November 9, 2021

To register, please go to https://forms.gle/f3uoSbfJRdG7bg3q8

Gelli Art

Instructor: Judy Danard

Thursday, November 18, 25 & December 2

7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Using Gelli plates and acrylic paints, learn how to make prints that can be used as cards, posters and collages

Cost: $45 members, $50 non-members

To register, please go to https://forms.gle/f3uoSbfJRdG7bg3q8