Light & Shadow

Renoir is quoted as saying “No shadow is black, it always has a colour.”


Members (2 day workshop)$48.00 Sold Out
Non-Members (2 day workshop)$55.00 Sold Out

Class Dates

Saturday May 29, 2021 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Saturday Jun 5, 2021 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM


In this class, you will learn how to mix paint to capture the dramatic differences between light and shadow, brightness and dullness, vibrancy and paleness.

Using a limited palette, this class will demystify colour mixing to help you to observe and capture the colours present in shadow and areas of light.

Thank you to our program sponsor, Ontario Trillium Foundation

Instructor - Julie  Ponesse

Instructor - Julie Ponesse

Julie Ponesse is a full-time Philosophy Professor and a part-time artist living and working in London, Ontario. She is especially intrigued by the play of light and shadow on the same colour and object, and hopes to explore this dynamic further as she continues to paint...