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Connecting to Nature Through Art - Painting Nature with Natural Materials with Maya Rosenberg

Expressive and Abstract Painting
In this class students will learn to express themselves through colour as a way to relax, have fun and center themselves. We will focus on colour theory and the effect colour has upon us, while learning to paint intuitively with acrylic on canvas.  Different texturing and acrylic painting techniques will be explored.

Grade Suitability:


Maximum Class Size:

30 students

Time Required:

1- 4 hours (depending on project)

Material Required:

Acrylic paint, brushes, canvas/wood surface, paper towel, water and water containers

Material Cost:

Materials provided at cost (to be determined by project)

Language of Instruction:






Maya Rosenberg

Maya was born and raised in Israel. She has traveled to the United States, Canada and Europe. She moved to Whitehorse in August 2014 and is currently a board director at the Yukon Art Society, teaching art workshops across the Yukon Territory, coordinating and teaching community engagements projects and exhibiting in various art galleries across Canada. Maya’s art is inspired by nature and its rejuvenating qualities. She uses colour to reflect the connections between art, our communities and nature.

Contact: 867-332-1000


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