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Paint Out at The Artisan’s Festival – Kitty Coleman Woodland Gardens Sept 1 & 2

Paint with Peggy 2 full days at Kitty Coleman Woodland Gardens during the Artisan’s Festival Sept 1 & 2 $220 Sept 1 & 2 – 10:30 am to 4:30 pm The gardens open at 10 am – allow yourself time … Read More

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Milner Gardens 2 Day Watercolour Workshop Sept 29 to 30

For a great outdoor Paint Out with Peggy Burkosky AFCA Sept 29 to 30 10 am to 4 pm $250 Book Workshop  What a magical place to paint at Milner Gardens & Woodland in Qualicum Beach, especially in Autumn! Join … Read More

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Design Your Paintings With Simplicity

While good composition and design are essential aspects of good painting, we want the freedom to create in our own expressive way. We want to stay in touch with our emotions, the “why” we stopped, looked and reacted to the … Read MoreRead More

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July 26, 27 TOSH Grand Prix En Plein Air Workshop

Time to celebrate the 25th Anniversary “Grande” of the Grand Prix – The Old School House Arts Centre has annually hosted this highly successful painting race for 25 years. This year starts with a bang hosting a 2 Day EnPlein … Read More

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Watercolour Workshop Notice: Let’s Do a Workshop Close to You!

Now scheduling Summer/Fall/Winter 2018 Are you ready for an intensive 2 day watercolour workshop with your painting group? I’d like to hear from you. Having just returned from stunning Croatia with streets full of beautiful and ancient architecture, I’m re-charged and ready … Read More

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My Wonderfully Picturesque Croatia Tour

Ancient Streets of Sibenik, Croatia by Peggy Burkosky Beyond my expectations – every hope that I had as an artist who enjoys painting the beautiful details of ancient streets, narrow passageways & arches in old-world splendour was satisfied in my … Read More

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HOW TO Oil Painting Final Touches – Leaving your Mark

“Zamami Harbor Boats” by Peggy Burkosky Here we have the completed oil painting “Zamami Harbor Boats” with it’s final design checks in place. We consider all the design principles: unity, conflict, dominance, balance, repetition, alternation, gradation and harmony. All of … Read More

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Painting Workshop – May 19 2018 Plein Air Paintout

Painting Workshop Join Peggy Burkosky AFCA for a 1 Day Outdoor Painting Intensive Workshop Sat May 19, 2018 – 9:30 am to 4:30 pm $175 Call now to book a spot Cathouse Gallery 5320 Island Hwy W
 Qualicum Beach, BC … Read More

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You’re Invited – Would You Attend a Painting Workshop in Your Region?

I’d like to hear from you! There are many ways that you can learn how to paint better, get started again if you’ve been putting it off or start from no experience, especially with all the books, online classes, magazines, DVDs … Read More

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Ultimate Painting Trip With THE TRAVELLING BRUSH

Talk about the Perfect Art Experience in the last post discussion on art destination travelling and marketing, how can I not be excited about my highlight of the year: May 2018 I join  The Travelling Brush and their upcoming Croatia painting excursion. Travelling Brush … Read More

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Why Paint Outdoors?

Painting outdoors “en plein air” is a commitment. You pack all of your art gear and head for the hills come good weather or bad. Hopefully you have narrowed down your gear to the bare minimum of what you need, … Read More

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Are YOU the Perfect Art Experience Destination?

Good news for artists! Surely you’ve noticed the new trend that consumers are looking for: experience. It’s not just the millenials that prefer buying organic and fair trade, swapping their luxury goods for sustainable ones and searching for experiences that … Read More

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