Steve Rose — Classes

Mondays 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
September 12 - November 21, 2016
Neilson Park Creative Centre
Award-winning instructor Steve Rose will share his insight and experience through the critique and analysis of students’ art. Bring in any works-in-progress, or dust off those pieces you have given up on. Learn from the mistakes and successes of your peers while finding ways to introduce more of yourself into your work. This course is open to all levels, in any media or style you choose.
All About Them
Mondays 1 pm – 4 pm
September 12 – November 21, 2016 (no class Oct 10)
Neilson Park Creative Centre
Following in the very successful footsteps of ‘All About Me’, now there is ‘All about Them’! Join us for this exciting new class of portraits and figurative work. This course will be in the form of different approaches to portrait painting. Images could be of loved ones, historical photos, celebrities, fashion shots, animals, etc. whatever you may wish to use as your muse. An assortment of ideas and jumping off points will be utilized for a variety of experimental portrait projects. Emphasis will be placed on finding individual creativity and personal self-expression, from vision to execution in regard to media concepts and techniques.
New Directions in Art
Tuesdays 10 am – 2 pm
October 4 – October 25
November 1 – November 22
Station Gallery
Bring in your works in progress, or dust off those you gave up on long ago. Artist Steve Rose will analyze your work and share his insight, finding unique ways to push you to develop in new directions as an artist. This supportive, critique-based program is open to all levels, in any medium or style you choose.
Beyond Picasso – Abstraction for the Passionate Painter
Thursdays 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
September 22 – December 1
Artbarn School
This exciting class offers a unique opportunity for all artists to immerse themselves in pure creativity. Experiment and explore your self expression through your art practice with the help of well known instructor/mentor Steve Rose. By way of exercises and projects the process of vision to execution will be based on individual attention in regard to materials, concept and techniques. Materials list will be supplied. Not suitable for beginners.
Paint and Process
Saturdays 1 pm – 4 pm
October 29, November 5, 12, 19, 26 and December 3
Please join artist/instructor Steve Rose for this unique series of Saturday afternoon classes. This exciting opportunity offers artists quality studio time to indulge and immerse themselves in their art practice. Each class will begin with a brief informal lecture on a particular artist or movement and progress through exercises and projects. By creative process of vision to execution emphasis will be placed on individual attention with regard to medium, concepts, content and technical mastery.