studio events & classes

Join us for one of our special in-studio events hosted at Catch the Moments!

From beginner to advanced classes in hand casting, face casting, torso and more. We do it all!

Upcoming Events

March 15 – insert event

March 18 – insert event

etc

$115

Groups of 10 maximum for this class

$500

Private class full day

Face Casting and Mold Making

WORKSHOP/CLASS DURATION: 12:00pm TO 5:00pm

A sculptural reflection of you. Skin safe water based material used to produce a rubber mold of your face with intricate detail. Learn to create an artistic mold and be guided through each step to reveal a mirror image staring back at you.

 

– Model provided or bring a model
– Casting face/neck toward back of head with ears
– Using quick setting molding cream to create a “bust”
– Proportions and temperature of water to use.
– Preparing all elements before starting
– What release cream to use on face and hair
– Discussing the pose and expression of the model for the sculpture
– Using the three-layer application
– Comfort of model primary
– Preparation prior to using gypsum for sculpture positive
– When to de-mold and how to clean your casting sculpture
– How to prepare for mounting the sculpture on a base
– Drying, sealing and additional sculptural effects discussed

2020 Workshops

Dates to be added.
Request a date to suit your schedule
All Classes held at 4444 Queen St. Niagara Falls On.
TAKE HOME A BUST OF YOURSELF OR YOUR MODEL.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ON HOW TO DO A WALL OR TABLE BASE MOUNT FOR YOUR SCULPTURE WILL BE DEMONSTRATED IF TIME ALLOWS.

– Bring a notebook, pens, and refreshments of choice
– Take home a step by step outline of the method(s) used
– Where to purchase materials and supplies

Introduction to Alcohol Ink Painting

WORKSHOP/CLASS DURATION: 7:00pm TO 9:00pm

Alcohol inks are vibrant fluid paints with movement on non absorbent surfaces. An addictive medium that offers something for all levels. If you’re an artist or a novice and are interested in exploring alcohol inks, this is the place to be.

 

Take stress out of your life and do something for yourself. Develop your own technique and style once you know it’s versatility.  Inks, blending medium, and papers supplied in this two-hour class.

Introduction to painting on: 

  • a ceramic tile as coasters
  • a glass vase or wine glass
  • a Yupo paper 8 x 10 for framing

Receive further instructions and register for more advanced classes

Take home your work after class.

2020 Workshops

Dates to be added.
Request a date to suit your schedule.
Register your Meetup’s and incorporate Alcohol Ink Painting at your next event.
All Classes held at 4444 Queen St. Niagara Falls On.

– Dress to mess and wear an apron
– Bring a variety of small brushes
– Bring rubber gloves

$60 per person

Groups up to 10