Lori Sokoluk Art

General Info



"I love sharing my enthusiasm for painting along with technique and tips. My aim is to create a friendly, supportive atmosphere where you can expand your creativity and deepen your skills".

 

I offer classes through several Vancouver community centres, artist groups, and at my studio. Here's what's coming up (click on the links for all the details):

 

Studio Paint In

Bring your current project to my studio. Work self-directed, but with guidance when you need it.

Saturday March 3rd  noon-2:30pm

Contact me to reserve your spot. $25

 

Color Mixing Bootcamp

A half-day workshop that covers fundamentals of colour mixing, plus lots of tips and tricks.

Mondays Mar 5,12th  6:30-8:30pm

Monday Apr 23  5:45-9:15pm

Sunday Jun 3  noon-3:30pm

 

Dipping Into Watercolor

This workshop is perfect for absolute beginners or those looking to strengthen basic watercolor skills.

Sat-Sun May 19-20  10:30am-3:30pm  > NOTE: this is the May long weekend so I am trying to reschedule

 

BOYB (Build On Your Basics) - Watercolor Painting Level 2

Strengthen your basic skills and learn how to develop a painting from start to finish. Learn strategies that let you paint efficiently and keep the creative flow going.

Sundays Feb 25, Mar 11, 18, 25  10:30am-2pm 

 

Creating Acrylics That Glow

Do you struggle with your acrylics looking plastic-y or flat? Learn how to make your paintings sparkle and glow.

Wednesdays April 11, 18  6-8:30 pm

 

Watercolors Without Glass

Learn how to present your watercolors in a clean contemporary way without added cost of effort. Let the beautiful details of the painting shine without reflections.

Saturday Apr 28  10am - 4pm

 

Plein Air Sketching with Watercolor and Ink

Learn how to capture the essentials of a scene quickly. Create unique memoirs of your travels or experience your community more deeply.

Thursdays Jun 7, 14   12:25-5:15pm

 

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The best way to find out about upcoming classes is to subscribe to my monthly email update and check off "classes and demos". This puts you in my Class Insiders list that gets notified before anyone else of upcoming classes, and often receives bonus offers.

 

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Private and Semi-Private Studies:

Contact me if you want to work privately or with another 1-2 students at my studio or other location. We'll tailor the studies specifically to you!

 

Private Instruction: $75 first hour/$55 second hour/$45 each subsequent hour (to a total of 6 hours) per session. Discounts negotiable for commitment to packages of 4 or more sessions. The first session begins with a free 30-minute intro. For beginners, I can provide materials.

 

Semi-Private Instruction for 2-3 students: rates discounted 15-40% depending on the number of students and location. Please contact me for details.

 

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Personal Mentoring/Critiques:

In a friendly, supportive manner, I will help you to identify strengths and areas for development, or hone your sense of personal style. Bring up to 4 pieces to my studio for review and discussion. 

 

$100 for 2-hour session

Contact me to arrange a session.

 

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Free Demos:  see my Events page for upcoming free demonstrations.

 

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Artist Guilds:

 

Surrey ArtsWest

April 10, 2017 I'll be doing a demonstration for the Surrey ArtsWest art group on Watercolor + Mixed Media = WOW!

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