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Thursday November 22, 2018 Workshop: Froebel Stars

Source: By Adrian Michael – Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=30316015 After the success of last year’s workshop, Nicky Alexander will again be leading a workshop on folding a Froebel Star, a traditional German ornament made from folded paper strips. It is … Continue reading

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Mattes and Framing Demo with Ellen on November 01, 2018

PAC Artist Ellen Catherwood will be demonstrating how to cut a good matte for framing, and some framing basics for displaying your artwork. Free for members; $5.00 for members. Thursday November 01, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. the Porcupine Art Club … Continue reading

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February 22, 2018 Demo Night: Miniatures

(Piece by P.A.C. Member Laura McCurdy.) Inspired by the Biennale Internationale d’Art Miniature in Ville-Marie, Quebec, this week’s Thursday night demo/workshop gives you a chance to work on miniature pieces (3 x 4″/7.5 x 10 c.m. or smaller). This demo/workshop … Continue reading

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Tonight’s Demo: One-Touch Approach to Painting (Feb. 15, 2018)

Bruce MacKinnon is hosting tonight’s demo, described in his words as “Thursday’s workshop will be brief and it will be better if everyone brought a canvas and used some of my paint or what’s at the club to start a painting. … Continue reading

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Thursday Evening Workshop: Still Life Demonstration

PAC Artist Nicky Alexander will be giving a still life demonstration on Thursday February 01, 2018 at 7:00 p.m.  Bring your favourite sketching materials and an object along for a collaborative composition. This workshop is free for members and $5.00 non-members. … Continue reading

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Thursday Evening Workshop: Blind Contour Drawing

This week’s demo, on Thursday January 25th, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. will be blind contour drawing with PAC Artist Laura Mancini. If you are unfamiliar with the technique, it is a form of sketching/drawing done without ever looking down at … Continue reading

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Thursday November 30, 2017 Workshop: Froebel Star

Source: By Adrian Michael – Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=30316015 This week, members of the Porcupine Art Club are busy getting items ready for the Timmins Museum: National Exhibition Centre’s Holiday Arts and Crafts sale on Friday and Saturday, as … Continue reading

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Thursday Workshop: Figure Drawing with a Model (November 13, 2017)

  This Thursday evening’s demo/workshop will be figure drawing with a live model. Bring your sketchbooks and favourite drawing tools. The workshop starts at 7:00 p.m. at the clubhouse in Roy Nicholson Park (intersection of Pine Street North and Eighth … Continue reading

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Thursday Evening Workshop (Feb. 16, 2017): What Makes a Good Painting? A Checklist.

Join P.A.C. Artist and member of the Canadian Society of Painters in Watercolour, Ellen Catherwood, as she guides you through a checklist of the elements that make a up good painting. This workshop takes place on Thursday February 16, 2017 … Continue reading

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Collage Paper Follow-Up Tonight (Thursday May 19, 2016)

This is the follow-up to workshop from April 07th. (Collage Papers Workshop: Thursday April 07, 2016 7pm). In this workshop, Cathy Cribbs will guide you though some ways to get your collage started. Suggested Materials: Any decorative paper you would … Continue reading

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