Landscape Painting

Term Classes | Painting | Adults | Wednesday

Wednesdays, 10am-12pm


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
  • brownsBrushes:

    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.

Classes run Wednesdays

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


Fall 2023 (Oct-Dec) 10 weeks, Winter 2024 (Jan-Mar) 10 weeks