Beginners Acrylic Painting

Term Classes | Painting | Adults | Saturday

Saturdays, 10am-12pm


Learn how to paint using this fast drying paint.

During this course, you will learn how to manipulate acrylics while also learning art basics such as value, color mixing, and composition.

Michelle will guide you from the beginnings of getting to know your mixes, brush stroke techniques, and much more.


Instructor:  Michelle Teitsma
Michelle is a local artist and teacher who specializes in acrylics, oils and watercolours with line. She has exhibited and taught throughout the Niagara-Hamilton area and is currently teaching at DVSA and Creative Insight Pottery. She was a partner with the Jordan Art Gallery for a number of years, and had been on the advisory board for the Grimsby art gallery before moving to Dundas.

Classes run Saturdays, 10am-12pm

Fall 2023
Start/end week: Oct 2 – Dec 11
10 weeks
(no classes Oct 9)

Winter 2024
Start/end week: Jan 8 – Mar 25
10 weeks
(no classes Feb 19 & March Break)

Spring 2024
Start/end week: Apr 8 – Jun 17
10 weeks
(no classes May 20)

Additional information


Winter 2024 (Jan-Mar) 10 weeks, Spring 2024 (Apr-Jun) 10 weeks