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Abstract Acrylic Landscape

Create a highly textured semi abstract landscape.

Abstract Landscape - Samantha Williams-Chapelsky

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Bold Saturday Workshop:

  • February 25, 10am-4pm

$139 some supplies included

You will create a highly textured semi abstract landscape using fluid acrylics. Learn about landscape composition, colour theory and texture application to create one 24x36 landscape. Although the landscapes will be created in a semi abstract manner, students are able to select and work from their own reference image.


Instructor Bio: Samantha Williams-Chapelsky

Born paintbrush in-hand, at the ripe age of five Samantha won an Emily Carr young artist award for her work, ‘The House’. Since then – through her extensive education, experience and years spent studying Italian art in Tuscany – she has emerged as an internationally exhibited painter and sculptor. Currently a visual art instructor, Samantha teaches painting and sculpting methods in all mediums. From India to Italy, Scotland to New York, numerous galleries and more than 55 exhibitions have featured her vibrant collections.

This adventurous site will document my adventures in acrylic paint, new techniques, trials, and experimentation! I am excited to launch this site as a sort of blog/workshop/source of inspiration for artists everywhere!

As an acrylic artist for the past 10 years, I have experimented on unique supports, on various substrates, incorporated various materials into my work, and have tried multiple brands and types of acrylic paint. As a medium, I believe acrylic can do amazing things!

More Info Here:

Supply List:

Brushes and painting tools will be provided

Students are required to bring  one 24" x 36" canvas, one 8" x 10" support as a study panel

Paint requirements:

  • 1 32 oz Molding Paste 

Assorted fluid acrylics (1 oz) 

  • Manganese Blue 
  • Nickel Azo Yellow 
  • Quinacridone Red 
  • Titanium White
  • Bone Black 


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