April 30, 2020

Our annual show was cancelled due to Covid-19 but check our Springtide Page on our website to view some of the fabulous art our group has created.

March 18, 2020

Unfortunately our annual Springtide Show & Sale is cancelled for April 2020.

Our members have been busy creating some beautiful art, some  pieces with the theme celebrating Manitoba 150. We are planning to post a display on our usual April show date starting  April  24t...

March 2, 2020

We enjoyed learning a new technique and gaining a better understanding of gouache, opaque and transparent watercolours.  Rob’s knowledge, relaxed style and attitude about painting was very encouraging and inspired us to try our hand at using opaque watercolours either...

February 10, 2020

Our very creative Beth presented a two part workshop on Collagraph and Monoprints.

On Feb. 3rd she showed us a number of her monoprints and introduced us to both subtractive and additive collagraphs, and she instructed us on how to prepare the plates for both types. She...

January 27, 2020

Many thanks to Peter for sharing his knowledge about composition and other basic concepts. His entertaining and informative presentation was well received and much appreciated.

January 20, 2020

Alex displayed samples and charts to explain the importance of value: high, middle, and low key along with high and low contrast to achieve aerial perspective in our paintings.

To apply these concepts we traced a scene in divisions and worked step by step, progressively...

December 3, 2019

Hubert Théroux, a very accomplished artist with over 40 years of experience as a professional. 

We watched closely as Hubert created a beautiful subtle landscape featuring distant hills and forest with a foreground of birch trees.  In his commentary, he described each s...

October 7, 2019

Joanne provided instruction using examples and demonstration including the application of paint after collaging to enhance detail and composition. She gave individual feedback and suggestions and a beautiful variety of work emerged from the session. Check the images in...

October 3, 2019

Deloris and Monica did a member sharing demo in preparation for Joanne Harris workshop.

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