Plein Air or Inside Mornings with John Stuart Pryce (Jan)

January 10 to February 28, 2019

Thursdays,  9:00am to noon
Please register by January 3, 2019


Instructor:  John Stuart Pryce

Join John on Thursday mornings to learn how to produce successful paintings.

Practical assignments will be combined with hands-on demonstration and individualized attention.

The series will cover:

  • The importance of an organized workspace and appropriate equipment;
  • The importance of an organized palette with reference to choice of colours and the reasons;
  • The physical characteristics of natural and synthetic brushes;
  • The choice of subject matter, and the importance of drawing and composition;
  • Sensitivity to shapes, colour temperature and values.
  • Simple step-by-step methods of blocking in a painting and the process to completion.

Each day will conclude with a discussion and critique.

Supply list: 
Suggested Oil or Acrylic Pigments.

Lemon Yellow. Cad. Yellow Middle. Cad. Red light. Alizarin Crimson. French Ultramarine Blue. Cobalt Blue. Prussian Blue. (Thalo Blue) Viridian Green. Sap Green. Yellow Ochre. Burnt Sienna. Titanium White and Black.

Suggested Solvent: Taltine or equivalent. Vegetable Oil or Baby Oil

12” x 16” canvas or panel. 16” x 20” canvas.
Recommended sizes and type of brushes.
Hog’s hair and synthetic. various shapes and sizes. e.g. Flat. Filbert and Angle.
These are suggested only but if you have other brushes that you are comfortable with please use them.
Lint Free Blue paper shop-towels.  (Available at Can Tire auto dept.)
Easels available in the classroom or bring your own for outside work

Learn more about John Stuart Pryce

Workshop on Wale Rd
Parking beneath building




Jan 10 2019 - Feb 28 2019


9:00 am - 12:00 pm




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103-318 Wale Road, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada


Coast Collective Art Centre

Coast Collective

103-318 Wale Road
Victoria, BC  V9B 0J8

Wednesday to Sunday 11am to 5pm


Coast Collective

103-318 Wale Road
Victoria, BC  V9B 0J8

Gallery Hours

Wednesday to Sunday 11am to 5pm