Thursday, August 27, 2009

Digital Photography 101

Digital Photography 101

Wednesday September 9, 7 pm to 10 pm.

By Paul Chivers,
You'll gain a solid introduction to digital photography with an emphasis on D-SLR cameras and Adobe Photoshop in this 12-week (36-hour course). Learn when to trust the automatic features your camera offers, as well as when, and how, to take control manually if the situation demands. You'll learn metering and exposure methods, how to fine tune white balance, which ISO or file format to use and more. Discover how to optimize your camera for the subject matter and post-processing methods you use. The creative advantages of the RAW format are explored. Simple Photoshop techniques to maximize image optimization will improve the colour and tone of your digital outputs.

Participants should have a digital camera and a laptop running Adobe Photoshop.

Cost: $ 195.00 Senior's $175.00

Need more info Call Lise @ &05-752-4211

Tole Painting Classes

Evening Tole Painting Classes
Starting Thursday September 24, from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm.
With Darlene Pleasance & Lise King

What? To start; we will learn the basics and go from there... How to prepare your surfaces,
blending, floating, shading and highlights, etc.
Registration? Advanced registration required call Lise @ 752-4211
Where? 188 Voyer Road, Corbeil ON
When? September 28, 2009
Class Time? 7:00 pm - 9:00pm
Fee? $10 per class, plus materials, (if needed).

Upon registration we will provide a list of supplies need for the project.
If you have any questions regarding registration, location, supplies, etc., please do not hesitate to contact us. We'll be happy to answer any questions you may have.

Darlene Pleasance or Lise King752-4211 or email Lise at; info@kingsframingandartgallery

Art Workshop For Beginners October 24, 10 am to 5 pm
With Martin Potashner,

We will explore the different kinds of materials, their uses, including the difference in quality of materials. Plus, learn how to take care of the brushes.
We will learn different techniques with watercolours and acrylic methods to achieve different ways of making things happen. We will experiment the different methods in painting rocks with textured techniques using gels, and explore many simple way of how to make watercolour work.
I will recommend good quality products some basic colors needed for acrylic and watercolours; burnt sienna, raw umber, ultramarine blue, burnt umber, white, raw sienna, cobalt blue, sap green, orange, viridian, yellow ochre, heavy gel medium, some Nepheline gel coarse and painting knifes
Bring some photographs to use as reference if you like.
Cost: $30.00
Any info Call Lise King @ (705)-752-4211