Courses & Workshops

Something for everyone

Ron Hayes shares his years of painting experience teaching students of all ages. Whatever your skill level, his instruction can help you to become a better artist.

Oil Painting Course on Thursday Mornings

Begins January 6th for 3 consecutive weeks from 10:00 am to 1:00.

This class is focused on the introduction of various techniques and applications of oil paint. We want 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 $150. plus HST = $172.50 Make a deposit of $100. plus HST = $115. to register.

Intro to Oil Painting Course in Landscapes on Saturday Mornings

Begins Saturday, January 15th for 2 weeks from 9 am to 12:00.

The course is designed to break down the basics so you will clearly understand each stage of the oil painting process. You will be painting a landscape from a good photographic reference. You may be new to oil painting or have been at it for a while. This is a small class with opportunity for lots of one-on-one with Ron Hayes.
If this is your first course at ArtCan, all materials are supplied except the canvas you choose to paint on. Canvases are available here so you do not need to bring anything.
Cost is $120. plus HST = $138.00 for 6 hours of instruction. Register with a deposit of $60.00 plus HST = $69.00

Oil Painting on Saturday Afternoons

Begins Saturday January 15th for 2 weeks from 1pm to 4 pm.

In this course Ron Hayes will guide you on an exploration of contemporary painting and the way abstraction is used to create visual interest.
Different oil painting techniques and a range of mediums are demonstrated during this course.

The studio environment is relaxed, yet challenging, providing the perfect opportunity for personal growth as a painter at any level.

If this is your first course at ArtCan, all materials are supplied except the canvas you choose to paint on. Canvases are available here so you do not need to bring anything.

Cost is $120. plus HST = $138.00 for 6 hours of instruction. Register with a $60.00 plus HST deposit.

ArtCan student

Available by appointment

Private Art Lessons in Drawing or Painting

One on One with Ron Hayes 

Ron Hayes offers students of all levels an opportunity to meet for a session. Drawing can be viewed as an end in itself or can be used to build a stronger foundation to becoming a better painter. Painting with oil or watercolour is available as well. Private one hour lesson and 2 hours studio time with all materials included for $120.00 plus HST = $138.00

 

Call to book an appointment at 902 582 7071 or email ron@artcan.com

ArtCan Schedule