Latest Tweets


Negative Floral Painting

negative floral

Important Notes

  • Bring a bagged lunch

April 2 & 9

(Tuesdays) 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Ages 16+

2 Weeks

$130.00 (HST included)

Register Over-the-Phone (905-713-1818) or In-Person (no online registration)

Immerse yourself in the beauty of Spring in this watercolours short course. Using negative techniques, you will create a beautiful floral painting. This workshop is suited for people with previous experience with watercolours, as you will explore negative space, lost and found edges and subtle value shifts.


Instructor Nancy Newman (B.A.) is a retired art teacher from the York Region District School Board. She is an active practicing artist and is affiliated with a number of professional artist groups, such as the Toronto Watercolour Society, the Society of York Region Artists, the East Central Ontario Art Association, the Canadian Society of Painters in Watercolour, along with the Blue Mountain Foundation for the Arts. Nancy has exhibited in dozens of solo and group exhibitions across the province. She has over 40 years of experience in curriculum writing, educational workshops, along with literacy and arts leadership.