ART IN MOTION, Kingston Portrait & Figure Artists Group

January 28, 2020 - 10:00 am
For over 20 years, Artists of various skill levels have met weekly to work in Atelier style sessions with Joanne Gervais
> Artists are encouraged to work in their own style while advancing their skills in the art of  Portrait & Figure Drawing & Painting.
> These sessions are designed for continual participation and life long learning.  Assistance is available upon request.
>Most media are acceptable except for volatile solvents or other irritants to other members.
>Easels, boards, stools/chairs, tables, donkeys available if needed.
>Model stage with custom lighting, props, etc.
>Usual Session Format:  30 minutes gestures/short poses, followed by a long study  (times/poses dependent on the model skills)
>Air conditioned, wood stove/gas heat.  Personal heater for the model.
>  Portrait studio is in the basement of house (painting studio is next to the house).  Lots of free parking.
    Address:  1746 Unity Road, Glenburnie, Kingston K0H1S0   (3 to 5 min. from the 401 exits)
> Start time 10:00   end time 1:30/2:00 pm   1/2 hour lunch  2.5 hours drawing time
> Refreshments & Lunch supplied
> FEES:  $125.00 per 10 consecutive weeks.   max. 12 registered participants per session. (waiting list at most times)
                         :  $15.00 for a one time trial session
                         :  interview required for both artists and models prior to participating
>MODELS :  Draped, undraped, costumed, character (ie dance, music, trades, etc.), all ages, body types.
                  :  Experience not required, training on site
                  :  Honorarium of $50.00 or in exchange for artwork