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Wed: Abstract painting

On Wednesdays from 9:30 am to 12:00 noon and 12:30 to 3 pmFluorite Slab in Blue , by Lauren McKinley Renzetti

Instructor: Lauren McKinley Renzetti
Fall session:  October 11 to November 29
Winter session:  January 17 to March 7, 2017
Spring session:  April 11 to May 30, 2017

Fee: $315 for 8 weeks (includes taxes)

Material $45 to $95. a list will be sent once registered
Bring your own materials each week.

Maximum participants is 8

To register click here or contact Lauren directly at

In this supportive, introductory acrylic painting course we will investigate and create abstract works based on many different painting techniques, artisits and styles. Learn a  variety of techniques including: graduated blend, scumble, sgraffito, smaffito, masking off,hard edge, stipple, impasto, dripping, and high relief build up with inclusion painting using modeling paste. Using the principals of design, colour theory, composition and exercises on how to develop abstract ideas,  you will develop your own style and body of work. This course is suitable for a beginner to advanced student
Lauren McKinley RenzettiInstructor: Lauren McKinley Renzetti is a mixed media artist, specializing in abstraction of the world around her through printmaking,  collage and acrylic paint. She received a combined Honours Art and Theatre degree from McMaster University in 1995. Lauren has been teaching art for over twenty years with all ages. She has worked at the Art Gallery of Hamilton, Ryerson University, Art Works Art School and been the Artist-in-Residence at Unicamp of Ontario. She currently teaches at the AGO, Art For Cancer and is the curator of Neighbourhood Galleries in the Beaches.  Lauren shows her work widely and takes part in many group and solo shows in Southern Ontario, Brooklyn and Bulgaria.