Abstract Painting: A World View – GRADES 7-10

Abstract Painting

Abstract Painting: A World View

APRIL 12-16, Grades 7-10

In this online class, geared to those who love to paint, you will learn to explore and trust your imagination and creative instincts, as you discover famous abstract art and artists from around the world, as well as those who inspired them. Working from photographs, illustrations and unique imagery from one’s own imagination, you will create unique works of art incorporating a number of abstract techniques and approaches. Painting fundamentals and techniques include explorations of line, value, colour, shape, pattern, texture and shading will be explored. Young artists will further develop their artistic skills and discover their own personal style, while they learn the history of this incredible art movement.

Materials List

Dates & Times


Time: APRIL 12-16, 11:00am - 12:30pm

Course Code: 13523



Cost: $165.00 + HST


Materials List:

  • Hb pencil
  • Eraser
  • Sharpener
  • Acrylic paint set (cyan, magenta red or primary red, yellow, white, black)
  • Matte acrylic gel medium
  • Watercolour or mixed media paper pad ( 9x12")
  • 2 wood panels, canvases or canvas pad (16 x 20")
  • Palette knife
  • Variety of synthetic brushes from detail size up to 1 inch
  • Water container
  • Paper towel
  • Painting palette pad or round plastic plate
  • Water spray bottle (optional)
  • Scissors
  • Glue stick