November Contemplative Art Workshops with Heather Midori Yamada (Victoria)

November 4, 2017

Thursday, November 16 and Friday November 17, 2017, 9:30am - 2:00pm

Watercolour re-fresh and re-new

All-level workshop emphasizing washes, wet-into wet and glazing. Using Arches and washi papers this refresher will also include creating personal colour palettes. Bring your brushes if you have them

$115 one day  or $165 two days


Tuesday, November 21 and Wednesday, November 22, 2017, 9:30am - 2:00pm

Black, White and Colour

High quality liquid inks and acrylics lead the explorations in spontaneous brushwork on Japanese washi papers. Patterning, tearing and collaging create moments of surprising imagery.                       

$95 one day  or $150 two days


Sunday, November 26, 2017, 9:00am - 4:30pm (two breaks, lunch and tea)

Pattered chiyogamis and self-painted Japanese washis. Add form and interest to the open space of both watercolour papers, Japanese washis papers and/or card-making/or small canvasses in this exploratory workshop.



Wednesday, November 29 and Thursday, November 30, 2017,  9:30am - 2:00pm

OPEN STUDIO- work independently on personal projects, includes Heather’s help if needed. Bring your own materials

$50 per day / or $95$ with choice of materials papers etc.


Begin each session with short guided meditations to help ease mind and body. Explore the materials at hand, be they inks, watercolours or acrylics with traditional European papers and Japanese hand made washi papers. Allow personal naturalistic and/or abstract imagery to emerge and evolve. 


Space is limited to five participants per two day workshop.

#212-second floor studio is on 824 Johnson St. between Blanchard and Quadra, Victoria.

Short lunch break taken at healthy resto “Ageless Living”/or bring your own

Everyone please bring:  small plastic spray bottle, 2 plastic water containers, toothbrush, 6 small covered plastic containers for washes.

Prices include Japanese washi and Arches papers, paints, inks, and equipment.

For more information or to register please contact OR OR (514) 917-5260

Send cheques to HM Yamada #101-1148 Goodwin St. Victoria, V8S 5H2

Cancellation for health emergencies only – 15% of workshop




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