Landscape Painting

Term Classes | Painting | Adults | Wednesday

10am-12pm, Nov2-Dec21



During these classes you will learn how to work with shape, value, and color relationships in order to create an interesting landscape composition, as well as how to mix colors and why they turn out the way they do. We will discuss light and shade and much more.

*Students are to provide their own materials

Materials List:

        Paints – Winsor and Newton, Liquitex and Golden are good brands to consider.
Try to get a basic assortment of different colors:

  • reds
  • blues
  • yellows
  • paynes grey
  • greens
  • white
  • browns
    – A mixture of Flat, Filbert & Round in an assortment of different sizes. Have at least one 10/0 for fine details.Canvas – your choice of smaller size canvasses (not too huge please). As we progress you may explore larger or smaller canvas sizes.Other Materials:
  • Washable or disposable palatte
  • Rags and/or paper towels
  • Ruler
  • Pencil
  • Palette knife (optional)

    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.


Winter Term 2022
Jan 10 – March 21
(no class March Break)
10 weeks

Spring Term 2022
Apr 19 – Jun 27
10 weeks

Summer Term 2022
Jul 4 – Sept 12
(no class Labour Day)
10 weeks

Fall Term 2022
Sept 19 – Nov 28
(no class Thanksgiving)

Additional information


Fall 2022 (Sept-Nov) 8 weeks