“One Day in an Orchard – Plein Air Workshop with Artist; Nikki Jacquin”
Date: Saturday; May 20th, 2017
(Alternate date in the event of bad weather: Saturday; June 3rd, 2017)
Time: 8 am – 8 pm
Cost: $100. + GST + materials (No refunds or cancellations accepted)
A crepe lunch and coffee / pie are also available for purchase at the orchard on the day for $15. + taxes. Please pack your own supper & water!
Deadline: May 16th, 2017
Registration Payment Accepted in Advance by MasterCard, Visa or e-transfer.
Itinerary: See below
Maximun: 14 students
All levels of students welcome ages 14 – adult. Children must be accompanied by a registered adult.
Enjoy the inspiring ambience of an orchard in bloom and the valley views near the Over the Hill Orchard
near Lumsden, saskatchewan. Sask. Artist / Arts Instructor Nikki Jacquin
will lead you in a day long plein air painting workshop focused on sketching exercises and painting. Demos, exercises and periodic critiques on composition will be offered throughout the day. A catered crepe lunch will be available for purchase from the Over the Hill Orchard along with a mid afternoon coffee / tea & pie break. ($15. + taxes)
Payment for the meal may be made on the day at the ordard. Students are asked to pack their own supper and water. A materials list will be emailed once you have registered. Students of all levels are welcome. Students will bring sketching supplies and their choice of oil, acrylic or watercolour painting supplies.
Nikki Jacquin has instructed for the Neil Balkwill Civic Arts Centre in Regina and the Art Gallery of Regina. She is also know for her international plein air painting holidays to France, Cuba and now Egypt in Feb. 2018. In 2011, 12 & 13 Nikki was also the Guest Artist in Residence in Cypress Hills Interprovincial Park as part of Art in the Park a Creative Partnership Grant made possible by the Sask Arts Board, Sask Lotteries, the Friends of Cypress Hills. There she painted, hiked and offered art instruction to visitors of the park.