Partnering with Petroff Gallery
Abstract Painting

The perfect way to start your journey – learning about colour, composition and create with paint!
Designed for the non-artist, our goal is to expose you to new creative experiences and teach you the basic skills that will enable you to continue on your creative journey. 

Adventurers will go home with a custom abstract painting, a 10"x10" as well as gesture drawings and paint worksheets.  More importantly we hope you leave with wonderful memories and a continued desire to create! 

You will create a beautiful 10” x 10” abstract painting in the style of Kate Taylor surrounded by inspiring work other Canadian artists featured in Petroff's Small Works show. Plus, join us for an exclusive VIP behinds the scenes gallery tour.

We'll start our evening with a welcome drink and getting to know your fellow Adventurers as we do a few creativity warm-up exercises. Our guided workshops will provide you with the direction you need to be successful. You will be encouraged to break out of your comfort zone, accept serendipity and build creative skills such as colour theory and composition.

WED

 FEB 5

2020

6-9PM

Location

Petroff Gallery

1016 Eglinton Ave W,

Toronto, ON M6C 2C5

    

Petroff Gallery proudly represents works of visual art and contemporary craft by over 200 Canadian artists and makers. Petroff is a hub for the handmade— featuring Canadian abstract and landscape painters and contemporary craft makers who are innovators in their chosen media and the craft movement.

Agenda

6:00pm

Arrival and Welcome

Enjoy drinks and appetizers, get settled and meet other adventurers. Get ready to move with some Mini Improv Exercises to loosen your mind and body.

6:15pm

Creative Warm Ups

Get into the groove with gesture drawings and playing with mark making and colour theory to prepare for your painting workshop.

6:30pm

Abstract Painting

No painting experience required: we will walk you through the steps to create your very own treasure.

VIP 

Tour

Get ready to experience a behind the scenes workings of Petroff Gallery. 

9:00pm

Time to Go

Celebrate in your success, take some photos and post your story to remember your day! Make your way home with your own custom masterpiece or choose to have it resined and pick-up at a later date.

Homework

Give Yourself Time!

We have a packed agenda, and encourage you to arrive early and get inspired by the exhibition of small works on display. We will not force you to pocket your cell phones (you will want to take pictures of your pieces and experience); however, one of the best ways to get the most from your adventure is to immerse yourself in the activity.

 

What to Wear

Be prepared to get messy! As you can imagine – these adventures are all about the fashion…not! We will get messy – that is the point. We encourage you to dig in the bottom of your closet for some old T-shirts and wear some comfortable clothes that you don’t need to worry about.. We do have aprons available but not having to worry about your clothing is very freeing!

Looking for a Bigger Creative Adventure?

We have amazing 1 Day and 3 Day Adventures in the works. Sign up for our newsletter to stay in touch for details as we finalize the activities.

Create Your Own Adventure?

Interested in hosting your own Creative Adventure for a shower or that special birthday, we do that! Best for groups of 10 or more.

Fees

Price: $150 +HST

For details, see the registration information page:

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Toronto, Ontario

Tel: 416-659-5775, info@creative-adventures.com

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