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Wildwood Art Adventures is pleased to present a series of small group lessons to promote skills and fundamental concepts. 
These courses will provide the skills and knowledge necessary for success in Visual Arts. 
They are suitable for young and old and provide a flexible start dates. 
For example you could join us at lesson 5 and work through to 8, then complete 1 to 4.
Wildwood Academy Courses
8 Week Lesson Series  $350  - max enrollment 5

Course 001:  Drawing - Fundamental Techniques   Intro
Date: Mondays,  8 weeks - flexible start and stop dates
Time: 9 AM - 12 PM
Instructor:  Robert Pointer
Week 1. Line, variety, expressive and tools
Week 2. Using shape as primary images
Week 3. Creating form part 1. Pencil Shading exercise, simple still life
Week 4. Creating form part 2. Conte
Week 5. Textures in various media
Week 6. Marker and Wash
Week 7. Wet Media
Week 8. Composition Concepts- Symmetry, Asymmetry, Pyramid, Triangle , Circle

Course 002:  Drawing - Fundamental Techniques   Advanced
Date: Tuesdays,  8 weeks - flexible start and stop dates
Time: 9 AM - 12 PM
Instructor:  Robert Pointer
1. Still Life Pencil
2. Still Life Pencil (cont.)
3. Figures and Faces - using accurate shapes and shading - Pencil
4. Figures and Faces - using accurate shapes and shading using Conte
5. Composition & Textures in various media
6. Landscapes - Marker and Wash
7. Interiors - Wet Media
8. Composition Concepts -  Rule of Thirds, Golden Section, Lead Lines, Patterns

Course 004:  Acrylic Painting - Fundamental Concepts and Skills
Date: Wednesdays,  8 weeks - flexible start and stop dates
Time: 9 AM - 12 PM
Canvas:  stretched canvas or panel - custom sizes available as necessary
Instructor:  Robert Pointer
1. Colour Concepts
2. Mixing and Colour Matching
3. Simple Still Life - brush technique
4. Landscapes - Monochrome
5. Colour & Light
6. Landscapes - Atmosphere, Warm & Cool
7. Interiors - Contrasting light
8. Abstract Composition

Course 005:  Acrylic Painting - Advanced Techniques
Date: Thursdays,  8 weeks - flexible start and stop dates
Time: 9 AM - 12 PM
Canvas:  stretched canvas or panel - custom sizes available as necessary
Instructor:  Robert Pointer
1. Colour Concepts Advanced
2. Mixing and Colour Modulation
3. Simple Still Life - Monochrome
4. Landscapes - Les Fauves
5. Mixed Media - collage and painting without a brush
6. Landscapes - fine lines and details
7. Interior with figures - Contrasting light
8. Interior with figures - Contrasting light (continued)



Course 006:  Traditional Painting Techniques

Date: Tuesdays, 8 weeks - flexible start and stop dates
Time: 1 PM - 4 PM
Canvas:  stretched canvas or panel - custom sizes available as necessary
Instructor:  Robert Pointer
Description: Students will work to produce a version of an existing Renaissance or Baroque painting.   They will use traditional oil paint methods of coloured ground, under painting, and glazing.  Techniques of taking a drawing to a fully realized painting.




Course 007:  Traditional Landscape

Date: Wednesdays 8 weeks - flexible start and stop dates
Time: 1 PM - 4 PM
Canvas: 12 x 16 stretched canvas & others as needed.
Instructor:  Robert Pointer
Description: exploration of styles and techniques of landscape artists from 1600 to 1850.  Students will paint a variety of images based on Rembrandt, Rubens,  Constable, and Turner following step-by-step instruction.





Note for all Lessons

Materials:   brushes, palettes, easels, and all regular painting and drawing supplies
including oil, acrylic, or watercolour paints are provided.

Payment is to be paid upon registration.  Register Online, by phone or in person. Call Bob at 705-434-9907 for more information.



Robert Pointer has experience of over 40 years painting and 25 years classroom teaching.

Space is limited.  Reserve your spot now!

Wildwood Studio
robertgpointer@gmail.com
contact@wildwoodart.ca
705-434-9907




      
All 8 week Courses $350

447085 10th Concession, RR4 Flesherton, Ontario, Canada, N0C 1E0 705-434-9907  contact@wildwoodart.ca