Learn to Paint with Linda

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Paint with Purpose
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2022 Dates
I am proud to partner with Millhurst Community league 
5811 19a Ave NW, Edmonton, AB T6L 4J8

The following classes will be held in their lovely facility

March 8th  at 6pm
Q-Tip art - learn a fun way to paint - $45

Choose from a selection of different images

May 24th  at 6pm
Paint with Purpose - $45

In this class you will be painting for a child
Either Cool cats or Funky Giraffe's

Neurographica - Tree of Life- $45
Come and experience this new style of art 
no previous experience needed
Click on this link to register

Come and experience this new style of art no previous experience needed
All materials are supplied

Classes will resume in the Fall 
Click on this link to register
Tree of Life

$45 per person

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Hen Party - Paint Night

I am excited to announce that I have my very own art studio - a place that I can not only create and sell my art work from but also offer classes and workshops























"The Studio"
On the corner of Twp510 and RR 240  - Beaumont
Nestled in the grounds of Tack-n-Things Inc


Learn to Paint with Linda Options


* Suitable for Absolute beginners - We have a selection of super easy projects to choose from that will guarantee success for even those who claim they can't draw stick men.

 Q-tip Art

This is a surprisingly easy form of painting as we use a q-tip instead of a paint brush and build the image using a series of dots.  We create these stunning abstract images on a black canvass which we prepare in class.  You also learn how to use the colour wheel and blend paint to open up a while world of possibilities from just a few tubes of paint.

Hen Party Paint night

This is a fun evening where you will paint not one but two crazy chickens. Linda will show you how to prepare a mottled background, draw chickens that are full of character and bring them to life in acrylic paints.  The second painting will be on a black canvass - you will learn how to do the under-painintg so the colours pop of the page.  Suitable for anyone over 12yrs. 

Learn to Paint with Coffee

This is a fun class suitable for budding artists of all ages and yes we will be painting with coffee.

Come out and try this amazing art medium - but be careful coffee can be addictive.

New for 2022

Neurographica Art

These classes are available exclusively from Linda Finstad

at "The Studio"  within the grounds of Tack n Things - Beaumont

classes run for 4 weeks starting Feb 2nd

















Paint with Purpose

If you love the idea of getting together with friends and painting but wonder where you will hang your finished masterpiece.

This option is perfect for you.

In this class you will paint a picture with the intention of gifting it to either a special child in your life ( I have some fabulous projects that kids will love to hang in their room)  Or for a parent or grandparent.

All paints, brushes, specialty pencils and materials are provided.

We will even loan you an apron to keep your clothes clean.

If you enjoy the process you are welcome to come back and create more paintings in the company of friends and with personal help from Linda Finstad in which ever style you prefer.

Each class is approx. 3 hours in duration, which means not everyone in the class will finish their painting.  Which is OK because  by the end of the class you will have the necessary skills to finish your painting on your own at home.  However you are welcome to register for another class and bring your painting with you to finish off in class (then start another one).

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March Classes and Workshops

Classes will resume in the Fall 
please check back for dates and details

To register for any of the workshops at the Studio
E-mail Linda at Hats@shaw.ca  or Donna.tacknthings@gmail.com

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New for 2022
and only available from Linda Finstad
Contemporary Landscapes 
Suitable for all skill levels and abilities

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New Art projects
Linda is continually adding new art projects to the line up of
possible paintings participants at a paint class can create.

Pointilism painting of a tree frog
Sweet and Simple 
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Q-Tip art

As you can see this style of painting lends itself to many subjects  - not just horses. 

If you are intimidated by applying paint to a canvass using brush strokes - then you will love the control and ease of blending this method of creating art provides.

Class projects range from sweet and simple to advanced works of art. Once you have the theses techniques at your finger tips or should I say

Q-tips the sky is the limit.

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Host a Painting Party

 Social activity - Fun creative get together - Fund raiser - church groups  - ladies retreat - Staff party - Summer camp activity - Birthday party 

Whatever the reason for hosting a "Learn to paint with Linda Class" The process is easy;

Step One: Contact Linda Finstad hats@shaw.ca and set a date

Linda provides all the art supplies including protective table coverings and easels

we only use acrylic paints which means easy clean up - no mess no stress. 

The class lasts around 2.5 - 3 hours depending on how the group progresses. 

Everyone will get step by step instructions to create their own 16x20 master piece.

Step Two: Invite your friends and family to sign up for the class - minimum 8 people max 25

StepThree:  Collect payment for the class from your guests $45 per person everyone must have paid before the start of the class.

That's all there is to it  - Linda will arrive half an hour before the class is to set up. 

Earn Money:  We appreciate that the host has to do some work to pull this event together so we reward them by giving them $9 comission for each person attending their learn to paint party.

For example if you have 15 people attending your party you will recieve $135 hostess bonus

Contact Linda to select an available date hats@shaw.ca 

Hen Party  - Paint Nights are so much fun, we paint funky chickens, drink wine and eat cake
This class is strictly for ladies only!  sorry guys
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When hosting a "Hen Party Paint Night

You can either treat your guests to a glass of wine. Or encourage your guests to BYOB 

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