Join us March 17-19 in Bonnie Doon Centre as we take over the entire mall creating a massive Artwalk featuring artists from all around the region. Artists apply on the submissions page
FEB 4th Workshop- The Fabulous World of Paverpol w/Bev Oliwa
Learn the fabulous world of Paverpol sculpting with artist BEV OLIWA. Register Online through the link. Special discount for NOA Gallery Members. ALL MATERIALS PROVIDED!
FEB 11th FREE EVENT - BOOK LAUNCH - Party Angels Guide to Heavenly Drinks
Linda Finstad launches her newest book and will be on site all day Saturday February 11th talking about her book and signing.
FEB 11th Workshop- Paint a Polar- Oil Painting workshop with TAMMY TAYLOR
Step by step instruction with Oil painting learning to paint a polar bear with Tammy Taylor. All Materials provided.
FEB 11TH Workshop QUILLING CARDS BEGINNER CLASS
Saturday, February 11th, 2023 2:00 P.M. $20 for non NOA members $15 for NOA members Great for Grade 3 to adult All supplies and tools will be provided. Quilling is an art form that involves the use of strips of paper that are rolled, shaped, and glued together to create decorative designs. What looks complicated is easier than you thought! You can create beautiful, customized designs through quilling. A handmade card adds the personal touch! I started when my aunt gave me a quilling kit for Christmas and I was hooked. I would love for you to join me for a fun filled creative workshop!
FEB 11th MEMBERS ONLY-"LOVE" Exhibit Opening Night
Join us for the opening of the "LOVE" Exhibit Saturday February 11th at 6:30 p.m. CASH BAR Light Snacks Live Music MEMBERS email NOAARTGALLERY@GMAIL.com to register to attend
FEB 12TH Workshop LOVE IS ALL AROUND Watercolour on Yupo w/Karen Bishop
Paint Watercolours on Yupo with Karen Bishop Date - Feb 12 from 2 to 4 Cost - $30 pp $25 for members
FEB 16- MARCH 16 Kids Landscape Introduction Workshop
In this 5 week introductory landscape class Kelsey will teach students all the steps to plan a painting, colour theory to match chosen image and paint application skills. Students will work with watercolor to practice blending colour and develop acrylic painting skills through the creation of a landscape of choice. Students are encouraged to bring a landscape photo (not an image of a painting) of their choice to create somewhere that is special to them. Cost of the workshop includes all materials required and students will take home a 9 x 12 stretched canvas of their painted image. Finished works will be displayed in the gallery. Thursday evening 6:30 to 7:30 February 16th to March 16th. Ages 8-14 $125. Kelsey has worked with youth as an art teacher for 17 years. You can check out her student works through her school instagram account @mrsbakersartroom and her personal works at @kelseybakerart.
FEB 18th Red Pepper Paint Party- "I Love You Latte"
NOA and Red Pepper Painting Parties are hosting their second public painting party later on February 18th. The first one was a huge success and we're excited to show off our February image. Professional artist Denise Lefebvre has operated her painting party company for over 8 years, and she will be your host and guide demonstrating step-by-step to the final image. An outline of the image is carefully hand drawn on each prepped 12" canvas to make the experience fun and stress-free! We use high quality brushes, paint and supplies to maximize your experience with the joys of painting. This painting event is recommended for beginners, intermediate and professionals, 12 years and older. Please arrive at least 15 minutes before painting start time of 6pm. You can come as early as you like and walk through the gallery and view some beautiful artworks. Entrance is from outside of Bonnie Doon Mall on the Northeast corner Please wear suitable painting attire and aprons are also provided. Beverages will be offered for sale. Join your partner, family, or BFF's, or come on your own for a really fun and exciting evening out!
FEB 25th PAINT WITH COFFEE- BOOKMARKS!
How to Paint with Coffee Coffee artist Linda Finstad demonstrates how to make paint from instant coffee. A technique she has perfected and used to create over 1000 coffee paintings. She will guide you step-by-step through the process to create fabulous bookmarks painted with coffee. You will learn how to transform a regular piece of watercolour paper to look like aged parchment with burnished edges. The art you will create is from a large selection of easy projects to ensure you have success and enjoy learning this new technique. (Don’t worry if you can’t draw - Linda will help you) You will leave with 2 fabulous bookmarks and the skills to continue on and make more.
APRIL 22nd Workshop
WIRE TREE OF LIFE Workshop
Wire, Tree of Life, Workshop. Saturday April 22/23 Project takes 2 hours. 10:30-12:30 12+ *Ages12-15 must register as a pair with an adult* $40 non members, $35 members. Join accomplished Edmonton Wire Artist, Laura Ouimet as we celebrate Earth Day in the NOA Gallery! Laura provides step by step instructions to complete this 5.5 inch Silver Tree of Life. Learn some tips, tricks and the cool science behind creating with wire. The use of tools and all materials to make your Tree of Life project, are included in your registration. Please bring well fitting gloves. Garden gloves are fine. No sweaters please as wire has a tendency to snag on garments. Please arrive 15 minutes early. Warning! Creating wire art can be addicting. So be prepared, you'll probably want to learn to make more!!