Art Courses

Details for "GOLDEN A-Z of Acrylics with Shari Pratt"

The Federation's 2019 Summer Programming is a series of low cost or no cost events, designed to help artists in their practice and professional development. From product demos to industry panels, with hands on and off sessions, take an evening, learn something new or develop a skill with the Federation of Canadian Artists. 


Monday 3rd June

6.00 PM - 8.00 PM

Golden A-Z of Acrylics with Shari Pratt

Best suited for Supporting and Active Members

Location: 1241 Cartwright Street, Vancouver

GOLDEN product demonstration

By Donation with freebies!

Limited to 30 registrants.

Register soon to reserve your space.


Can't make it to the gallery? Register for LiveCast and you can enjoy the demonstration from the comfort of your own home. Please note freebies are reserved for in-gallery attendees. You will be contacted by email prior to the session to confirm if you will be participating in person or via LiveCast.


This lecture packs in a ton of valuable information about acrylics, guiding listeners through the basics while opening up new possibilities. Gain information about mineral and modern pigments and how this relates to clean color mixing, glazing and the creation of fabulous new colors. Learn the unique properties of Fluids, Heavy Body, OPEN and High Flow Acrylics. Discover Interference and Iridescent paints for unusual effects. Get a comprehensive overview on the many Gels & Mediums and how they can change texture, saturation and intensity of color, used for sculptural effects and more. The lecture includes a review of Grounds that create truly, contemporary surfaces for painting, drawing, pastel, digital printing and mixed media.Each lecture includes an array of examples of these materials put to use. Attendees leave the lecture enthusiastic to explore the extensive potential of acrylic painting! The lecture also includes a brief introduction to our non-acrylic products, Williamsburg Handmade Oil Colors and QoR Watercolor. All participants will receive a free information packet, hand-painted color charts and a bag of free Golden product samples to take home!





Register online by clicking "Register Now" at the bottom of the screen, by phone 604-681-2744, or at the Federation Gallery, Tues - Sun, 10am - 5pm

Refund & Cancellation Policy
We require full payment at the time of registration. You may withdraw until 4 weeks prior to the workshop start date and receive a full refund. No refunds will be allowed after this date.
We reserve the right to change or cancel any of our educational programs. If we cancel a workshop, a full refund will be given to all registrants. In the event the instructor is unavailable, either an alternate instructor with similar credentials.

Course Cost & Status

  • By Donation
  • CAN$0.00 with 2019 Summer Programming LiveCast - donation
Spots Available:
5+ spots available
Registration Open Since:
2019-02-09 00:00:00
Registration Closed Since:
2019-06-03 11:59:00
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