Fall Courses

Classes will be announced in February for classes beginning in March 2024!

Ron Hayes has been painting and teaching for 50 years. Now retired from his part-time position at Acadia University he only offers classes and workshops at ArtCan. Whatever your skill level his instruction can help you to become a better painter. Register by email Ron@artcan.com or call 902 582-7071.

Mary's Place

Oil Painting Course on Thursday Mornings

Class Full

This class is focused on an exploration of various techniques and applications of oil painting. We invite each person to explore their own self-expression. With one-on-one instruction from Ron Hayes, students are encouraged to be involved in every aspect of the process while working to develop their own personal style.

This is a great way to get you connected to an art group or can be the creative boost you need to get going again. The studio environment is relaxed, yet challenging, providing the perfect opportunity for personal growth as a painter.

This class requires you have your own materials. We have everything you need for this class in our art store and are happy to assist you.

For more information please contact us at (902) 582-7071 or email Ron@artcan.com

Cost is $220. plus HST = $253. Make a deposit of $100. plus HST = $115. to register.

Gestural Skies

Intermediate to Advanced Oil Painting Class Saturday Afternoons

Class is full

This class is focused on an exploration of various techniques and approaches to oil painting. We invite each person to explore their own self-expression. With one-on-one instruction from Ron Hayes, artists are encouraged to be involved in every aspect of the process while working to develop their own artistic styles.

This is a great way to get you connected to an art group or can be the creative boost you need to get going again. The studio environment is relaxed, yet challenging, providing the perfect opportunity for personal growth as a painter.

This class requires you have your own materials. We have everything available in our store.

For more information please contact us at (902) 582-7071 or email Ron@artcan.com

Cost is $220 plus HST = $253.00 for 4 weeks. Registration deposit of $115.00.

 

Learning to Oil painting on Wednesday Mornings

New class starting Saturday November 18th from 9:00 to 12:00

Class is full.

4 week Course.

Join this small group in our beautiful studio overlooking the Habitant River. You just show up as everything you need for the morning is provided. Artist Ron Hayes will guide you through a series of exercises so you can build a strong foundation to develop your oil painting practice. The process of creating an oil painting is broken down with his simple method. Many high quality printed images are available as reference for you to choose from.
The total cost for the 4 week course with all art supplies included $250. plus HST = $287.50
Limited space so reserve your place early. A deposit of $100. plus HST = $115. required.

For more information or to register please contact: Ron@artcan.com

 

Private Art Lesson with Ron Hayes

Private Art Lesson with Ron Hayes

You can book a private lesson for yourself or your small group

Our beautiful studio overlooking the Habitant River is a great place to learn. Artist Ron Hayes will guide you through a series of exercises that you can follow along. The process of painting is broken down through his direct teaching method. Many high quality printed images of Nova Scotia landscapes as reference are available to choose from. All art materials supplied.
The total cost for an individual lesson is $120. plus HST per hour. Small group price is negotiable.

For more information or to inquire please contact Ron at (902) 582-7071 or ron@artcan.com

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