Everyone has a creative side, some more than others. We just need to be given the means to develop our inner artist. In Montreal, Galerie Roussil is the perfect place to take a painting course and awaken your inner creative potential or better yet, to enhance the basic skills you’ve already acquired and take them to the next level.
FALL SESSION 2018
Beginning of classes: January 11, 2019 (5 weeks)
Start your learning or refine your technique with teachers who will introduce you to the pleasures and subtleties of art through their experience and passion. Our classrooms have been designed to make your artistic journey a moment of pure relaxation.
Acrylic painting with Marie-Claude Jacques
( WINTER SESSION 2019 )
from the 11th of January 2019
This course will allow you to acquire a first learning or a practical deepening of your knowledge. It will cover a base in drawing, composition and color construction. Several projects will be proposed to you ranging from the representation of the movement, to a greedy still life to the landscapes. By these, you can realize different realistic or exaggerated treatments.
Oil painting with Kéo Kosal
(WINTER SESSION 2019)
from the 12th of January 2019
This oil painting course is based on an old pictorial technique still used for trompe-l’oeil, portraiture and scenic painting. This technique allows more brightness and depth to the paint. The course deals, the transfer of the image on canvas, the use of the glaze, greyness and color. Concrete painting project to the choices of the student .. Excellent beginner’s course.
Whatever your level of experience, our qualified instructors will guide you through your artistic development. They share their knowledge creativity, openly and generously. Our instructors help you explore your own personal techniques through guided freestyle painting sessions allowing every student to find their own personal source of inspiration. Classes are limited to a maximum of 12 students so that each student can receive the proper amount of individual attention with the teacher.
Mixed Level Classes
By mixing different levels of experience, our painting classes are not only open to beginners, but also to those who want to enhance their craft. The aim is to encourage exchanges between beginners, intermediate and advanced students and to avoid skill level barriers. Our experience has shown us that mixing various skill levels within the class is beneficial for all participants.
The classes take place in a comfortable environment that is decorated to promote a sense of well-being while you are exercising your artistic creativity. The classroom is spacious and set up so that it enables friendly exchanges between students.
painting tables and easels
free for your use
List of materials
provided at registration
We provide you with painting tables and easels free for your use. As for the rest of the materials required for the course, a detailed list is given to you when you register so that every student can get the items they will need to complete their specific art project.
For a small additional fee, we offer storage facilities for your art supplies. Anyone enrolled in a painting class can leave their equipment in the facilities for the ten (10) week allotted duration of the painting classes.