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Holbein Demonstrations

Holbein Acrylic & Gels Tastings
at The Art Bar

With Jamie-Lou Nicol, Artist & Educator
Sunday April 23, 2017
From 1 PM to 4 PM
$5.00 Lecture Demo

Get to know this exciting line of acrylics! This demonstration is designed to give you the opportunity see and feel samples of different gels and mediums so that you may better understand their properties. By comparing wet handling and colour mixing, you will be better informed for deciding between Heavy body and Fluid colours. From Super Matte Acrylics and Coloured Gessoes to Crystal Mediums and Fluids we will share great samples. We stock a full range of Holbein colours. Get tips for selecting a palette that works for you. Not a workshop to make a “painting” but a great spot to ask questions and learn a lot!

Preregister at one of these times: 1PM, 2PM, 3PM, or 4PM Demonstrations run on the hour. You are free to visit but pre-registration reserves you front row seat. The $5 proceeds goes toward more ART BAR sessions and gets you a ticket for the day’s door prize.

Holbein Pastel & Watercolour Tastings

At The Art Bar

With Jamie-Lou Nicol, Artist & Educator
Saturday April 22, 2017
From 1 PM to 4 PM
$5.00 Lecture Demo

Get to know our exciting line of Holbein products. In this demonstration you will experiment with coloured grounds to create exciting drawings. We will show how to use Coloured Gesso, Matte Acrylics and watercolours as backgrounds for oil and soft pastel. Watercolour Mediums control the flow and glossiness of watercolours. By comparing wet handling and colour mixing, you will understand which one will work best for you. Holbein has unique colours not found in other brands. Get advice on selecting a palette of colours that works for you. Not a workshop to make a “painting” but a great spot to ask questions and learn a lot!
Demonstrations run on the hour. You are free to visit but pre-registration reserves you front row seat. The $5 proceeds goes toward more ARTBAR sessions and gets you a ticket for the day’s door prize.

Preregister at one of these times: 1PM, 2PM, 3PM, or 4PM Demonstrations run on the hour. You are free to visit but pre-registration reserves you front row seat. The $5 proceeds goes toward more ART BAR sessions and gets you a ticket for the day’s door prize.

Holbein Art Supplies SALE 30% from April 15 to 30

Free Art Demonstrations 

Saturday April 02 Pysanky Ukrainian Easter Eggs 

Thursday from 6:30 until 8:30

April 06 Gold Leafing Easter Eggs with Shelly Banks

April 13 Parallel Pen Calligraphy with Jeanine Alexander

April 20 Gel Plate Printing with Suzanne Cleaver

April 27 Brush Lettering with Jeanine Alexander

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