Decorative Painting Techniques

June 8, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
The Lodge on Amherst Island
320 McDOnalds Lane Stella ON K0H 2S0

Come to beautiful, restful and welcoming Amherst Island to build up your painting skills with this decorative surfaces workshop. Whether you want to amplify surface textures and patinas on paintings, decorative objects, panels, walls or furniture, this workshop will fire up your imagination and drop some amazing techniques into your art bank.

Tucked into the Lodge on Amherst Island’s fabulous and airy studio, we will use a vast array of acrylic colours, mediums, mixed media and collage elements to produce a surfaces sampler, plus create a grouping of 3-4 decorative panel wall tiles to enhance your interior decor.

Previous painting experience is recommended but not required.

Techniques we will cover:  Glazing, Extruded Linear elements, Pouring, Stencilling, Encaustic-like effects, Stucco and cement textures, Printing, and more!