Dates :
Meeting point : Groups entrance – 2200 Crescent Street
Museum’s School of Art
Discover Acrylic, Mixed Media and Collage, Part 1

Welcome to the Museum’s School of Art!

Wednesdays, January 31, February 7, 14, 21 and 28

5:30 to 8:30 p.m.

In this dynamic and fun workshop, you will explore the world of acrylic paint, learning texture, colour and layering techniques. You will finish three panels measuring approximately 16”X20”. Even if you’ve done this class before, Melanie always has new techniques and tricks to show you!

All materials for this series are generously supplied. Supports will be available at affordable prices. 

Instructor: Melanie Matthews, Artist and Art Educator

Melanie Matthews has been involved in the art world since studying painting and drawing at Concordia University, where she earned a B.F.A. (with distinction) in studio art. Melanie splits her time between her prolific personal art practice and an ever-expanding teaching schedule. Melanie is a Working Artist for the Province of Quebec for Golden Paints and has been invited to lecture, give workshops and teach classes at many venues and art organizations throughout Quebec, and for the Canadian Society of Artists, on widely ranging topics within the scope of acrylic practices.

Cost for each series 
General public $250
VIPs and students 30 and under $225

Online registration and payment

Registration by phone
514-285-2000, option 3

Please arrive 15 minutes before the start of your class and use the Group Entrance at 2200 Crescent Street.

Refund policy
Cancellations made at least seven business days ahead of the first class will be refunded in full, less a $50 administrative fee. No refunds will be granted for cancellations made less than seven business days before the activity begins, unless the cancellation is made for unavoidable reasons, in which case the fees will be refunded in full.