• Not only did I learn new brush strokes and techniques that will forever inspire me, but I was also impressed with Cheryl’s philosophy of living artfully and painting from the soul.
    Liz V.

  • Thank you for your generous teaching style ... you know so much! And you are very generous about sharing what you have learned.
    Anne C.

  • Thanks for all you do to open the world of painting to others. It is an exhilarating endeavour which brings much joy ... you are touching many lives in a positive way with what you do.
    Joan W.

  • If you want to pull out your creativity and don't know where to start ... I highly recommend Cheryl, for any art class, all types of medium. Knowledgeable, reliable, and patient.
    Hala J.

  • Cheryl's art courses are always informative, relaxed and well worth what she charges!
    Jacqueline K.

  • I find you to be honest in your feedback while being kind. You have caused me to grow and take chances. Without your inspiration I would not be experiencing the LOVE of painting that I have.
    Sandi M.

Art Courses - Ages 17 to Seniors Welcome

Registration is now open.

Aug 14 to 18 - Wet & Wild - Fluid Acrylics only

GiftOfHope225x180 
Starts Monday Aug 14 through Friday Aug 18
Length 1 week course, 9:30 am to 3:30 pm daily - 1 hour for lunch, bring a bag lunch or go to a nearby restaurant for lunch hour
Location Village Green Community Church, 505 Village Green Ave (corner of Village Green Ave and Wonderland Rd S), London, ON
Cost $310.00 + HST  There may be a small fee for purchasing flowers on some days - usually not more than $2.
Media Students bring their own painting supplies including: Fluid acrylics, high gloss medium, white gesso (Liquitex recommended).  Click here for information about other recommended supplies. Bring 4 canvases on the first day, one or two 16" x 20", and some smaller as well.
Details Bring your sense of adventure! Students are free to work abstract, or with a subject, or anywhere in between. There will be a variety of techniques taught, as well as tips for how to make a good abstract. Students should also bring lots of photo references in a variety of subjects.
Level Beginners through to advanced painters will enjoy this course. Ages 17 to seniors welcome.
Register To register and pay online, click the button below. You do not need to have a PayPal account, just a credit card, to register this way. To learn more, view my Step-by-Step PayPal Tutorial
 
 
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Landscapes & Cityscapes - John Lovett Style! - All Media

Backstreets Italy150 
Starts Tuesday Sept 26 through Nov 28
Length 10 week course, either - Tuesday afternoons 1 to 3:30 pm or Tuesday evenings 6:30 to 9 pm
Location Village Green Community Church, 505 Village Green Ave (corner of Village Green Ave and Wonderland Rd S), London, ON
Cost $246.00 + HST  There may be a book recommended to purchase for this course. Watch this space for updates.
Media Students bring their own painting supplies: watercolour, acrylic, or watermixable oils. Even though the book says "watercolour" - acrylic and oils will also be demonstrated in this style. Watercolours, please also bring white gouache.  Click here for information about recommended supplies. No turpentine is allowed in class.
Details Plan to work 16" x 20" on the first day. Students should bring lots of their own photos to work from - landscapes or cityscapes. Doors and windows make superb subjects for this style too.
Level Beginners through to advanced painters will enjoy this course. Ages 17 to seniors welcome.
Register To register and pay online, click the button below. You do not need to have a PayPal account, just a credit card, to register this way. To learn more, view my Step-by-Step PayPal Tutorial
 
 To register by postal mail, follow the instructions on the right.
   

Creative Collage - Acrylic Paint only

Wind and water200sq 
Starts Wednesday Sept 27 through Wednesday Nov 29
Length 10 week course. either - Wednesday afternoons 1 to 3:30 pm or Wednesday evenings 6:30 to 9:00 pm
Location Village Green Community Church, 505 Village Green Ave (corner of Village Green Ave and Wonderland Rd S), London, ON
Cost $246.00 + HST
Media Students bring their own acrylic paint, plus acrylic gloss gel medium and acrylic matte medium (the fluid consistency for the matte). Liquitex or Golden brands recommended. Bring several canvases to class each week - not smaller than 8" x 10".  Click here for information about recommended supplies. No turpentine is allowed in class. Bring lots of photo references, any subject!
Details This class gets wildly creative! Collage means "to glue" and the acrylic mediums are excellent glues for this class. A large variety of effects will be explored combining various collage items and paint on canvas. The first week students will receive a list of other optional supplies.
Level Beginners through to advanced painters will enjoy this course. Ages 17 to seniors welcome.
Register To register and pay online, click the button below. You do not need to have a PayPal account, just a credit card, to register this way. To learn more, view my Step-by-Step PayPal Tutorial
 
 To register by postal mail, follow the instructions on the right. 
   
 

 

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