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"Hands-On" Landscapes in Oil Pastel with Peri-Laine Nilan

Thu, April 26, 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Thu, April 26, 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Oil pastels are a versatile medium that can be used alone or with other media.

April 23, 2018 – Please note: The 1:30–3:30PM demonstration has been cancelled. The 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM demonstration is now full but will take place at its regularly scheduled time.

In this workshop, Peri will lead you through some practice exercises, then you will use these techniques to create a composition that glows with bold colours, texture and light.

Space is limited and registration is required.
Please visit Opus Coquitlam or contact them at 604‑545‑0410 to register.

Peri-Laine began formal art study in Mexico, then completed her BA as an Art major at Berkeley, California. She went on to complete her Art Education training at UBC, and a Post Baccalaureate Diploma in Arts Education from SFU. Peri-Laine is an active member of the Federation of Canadian Artists, the BC Art Teachers Association and the New West Artists group.

Peri-Laine taught in the public school system for 35 years. As an Art specialist, she has taught art to children and adults in both the public and private sector. She has presented art workshops for elementary teachers at conferences and also offers workshops for small groups privately.


"Hands-On" Landscapes in Oil Pastel