Events & Courses
The following events are at 1270 Kinsella Dr, Cumberland, ON K4C 1A9, Canada. Pre-payment to reserve a spot is necessary. The maximum number of participants is between 8 and 10 people depending on the activity. All materials for the workshops and courses are included in the fee, except for the Art Circle and the Crafters Evening. Please do not hesitate to contact me at info@KerstinPeters.ca if you have any questions. To register for any of the workshops please go to https://www.kerstinpeters.ca/product-category/registration/.
NEW: Friday, November 8: Crafters Evening, $5/person
You bring your own crafts, I provide tea and coffee. We will be chatting, sipping a hot beverage and crafting. This is my way to prevent the winter blues. As the days get colder and shorter, it is even more important to get out of the house to have fun.
6th Annual Open House and Customer Appreciation Day:
November 9, 2019, from 10 am to 3 pm
You are invited to see my latest artworks as well as some of my favourites from previous years. I will provide light refreshments throughout the day.
Customer Appreciation Celebration: November 9, 2019, from 3 pm to 5 pm
As a special thank you for your support, I would like to invite a small group for coffee/tea and cake at 3 pm. Please send me an email, if you would like to attend. I will be able to accommodate up to 10 people. This is a free event, but you have to register to reserve a spot.
Saturday, November 23: Angel Painting Party $35/person
We will be painting an angel with acrylic paints on a 16″ x 20″ canvas, which is a beautiful addition to your house during the Christmas season. All painting materials are included. The maximum number of participants is 8. Pre-payment is necessary to reserve a spot.
Sunday, November 24, 2019, 3 pm to 5 pm followed by a potluck
Do you have any partly finished artworks at home? Maybe you got stuck and put it aside, or maybe you started it during a class and do not feel like finishing it by yourself. This art circle is for all of you who enjoy creating with others and would like to get some advice and encouragement to proceed and finish your artwork. Please bring your own art equipment and materials. Registration deadline is November 17, 2019 as I would like each of the participants to bring something for a potluck at this last art event of the year.
January 5, 2020, from 2 pm to 5 pm: Art Cafe: Vision Board 2020, $20/person
January 11, 2020, from 1 pm to 5 pm: Felted Painting Workshop: Winter Sunset, $100/person
We will be needle-felting an 11″ x 8.5″ winter sunset painting with wool. All materials are included. The maximum number of participants is 8. Pre-payment is necessary to reserve a spot. You will be able to take the artwork, your felting needle and a foam cushion home after the workshop.
January 24, 2020, from 3 pm to 5 pm: Crafters Afternoon, $5/person
January 26, 2020 from 3 pm to 5 pm: Art Circle, $5/person
February 2, 2020, from 3 pm to 5 pm: Art Cafe, $10/person
February 9, 2020, from 3 pm to 5pm: The Perfect Fish Tank adult and child painting party, $65 for 2
We will be painting colourful fish with acrylic paints on a 16″ x 20″ canvas. You can enjoy your beautiful fish without worrying about cleaning or feeding. All painting materials are included. The maximum number of participants is 8. Pre-payment is necessary to reserve a spot.
February 21, 2020, from 3 pm to 5 pm: Crafters Afternoon, $5/person
February 23, 2020, from 3 pm to 5 pm: Art Circle, $5/person
8 Week Courses:
Thursdays, 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm from January 9 – February 27, 2020:
Introduction to Painting with Watercolours, Acrylic and Oil Paints Introduction to Painting with Watercolours, Acrylic and Oil Paints $300 (materials are included, 4 – 8 students)
Fridays, 9:30 am to 11:00 am from January 10 – February 28, 2020 (8 weeks): Drawing for Beginners, $200 (materials are included, 4 – 8 students)
Courses run through the City of Ottawa
Mixed Media Mixing It
Your child’s creative imagination will run wild in this dynamic and creative class. Kids will explore different mediums like ink, pencil and paint; and artistic styles and techniques like drawing, painting, collage, three-dimensional work and more.
6-12 years, Tuesdays, 7-8 pm
Sep 24-November 26, code 1500891
Cartooning and Comics
A young and free imagination can give cartoons personality – so watch characters and comic strips come to life! Draw and animate characters through studying figures, facial expressions, actions, perspective and using specialized illustration techniques.
8-12 years, Tuesdays, 6-7 pm
Sep 24-November 26, code 1500884
5-7 years, Wednesdays, 6-7 pm
Sep 25-November 27, code 1501502
8-12 years, Wednesdays, 7-8 pm
Sep 25-November 27, code 1501508
To register please go directly to any of the City of Ottawa recreation facilities or client service centres, or online to http://join.ottawa.ca/fac/247/winter/all/. Registration starts online on August 14, at 9 pm and in person on August 15, 2019, during business hours.