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Sundays in November from 2 PM to 3 PM
We’re serving up practical advice and cool project ideas for gift-making. Can’t make it to the demonstration? Don’t worry. Video highlights will be added to this page as soon as we post them for #WetPaintWednesday. Follow us on Instagram or subscribe to our YouTube Channel.

November  06 – Golden High Flow on Acrylic Grounds
Tips for creating texture on small paintings or even greeting cards. There are so many gels so let’s experiment a little. See the one-minute teaser video below.

November 13 – Gilder’s Wax Paste Decoration

See how Gilder’s Wax metallic waxes can touch-up or repair a picture frame. It also dresses up a simple handmade decoration. One little tin will cover 30 square feet. Perhaps that’s what we’ll do?

November 20 – Varnishing a Watercolour
I have experienced the disappointment of shipping art in a glass frame only to have it arrive broken. Then I found out that couriers will not insure glass items. So how do you frame and ship a watercolour painting? Can it be protected without the glare of glass? Yes, Virginia it can. In this demonstration we will show two ways to varnish a watercolour painting. Bonus tutorial on mounting and framing your finished work. Doubters welcome.

November 27 – Gelli Plates for Art and Cards
This season, printmaking just got faster and more fun. User-friendly and impressive impact, Gelli Plates are fun and easy for multiple-colour printing. Why not create an art card fit for framing?