Thursday, 31 December 2015

Saturday, 19 December 2015

Saturday, 12 December 2015

Milky Way

"Milky Way" inspired by illustrator Christina Balit
Grade 4, 5 and 6, Kanata Montessori School
Idea for this class came from "Zoo in the Sky" illustrated by Christina Balit and written by Jacqueline Mitton




Thursday, 10 December 2015

2016 Winter art program for children

The program for the art classes for children, 2016 Winter term is ready. Registration is open
Info at: http://veroniquestefanica.blogspot.ca/p/2016-winter-art-classes-for-children.html

Art Classes starting the week of 
January 11, 2016
for children age 6 and up

Bilingual program

Monday from 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm 
or Thursday from 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm 

PROGRAM theme:  “Patterns from West Africa”
Students will learned specific principles of design, elements of design with each project as well as some cultural facts. A  variety of techniques will be explored.

Projects  inspired by
· Senufo Cloth from Ivory Coast (Painting on cloth)
· Adire patterns and meaning from south western Nigeria (Resist technique)
· Kente cloth from Ghana (Weaving)
· 3D mask


Registration information


Where: Véronique’s studio; 2376 Church Street in North Gower.
Monday class:  January 11, 18, 25, February 1, 8, 22, 29
Thursday class: January 14, 21, 28, February 4, 11, 18, 25

Cost:
Payment by cheque or e-mail transfer$ 150 per child (HST and art supplies are included in the price)
Mail your registration and fee within 2 weeks from the date of registration or your space may be given away
If you decide to pay on layaway, please include both cheques with your registration form: a non refundable deposit of $80 by cheque and the balance (non refundable) of $70 paid by a cheque post dated January 1, 2016. This is required for each child at the time of registration to hold your space.
Unfortunately, my program is not suitable for children who need behavioral support. The program is designed for students who are interested in the art experience and who can manage in a structured learning environment. We focus for 1 1/2 hours  in a calm and respectful environment.
If your child is disruptive to this process, you will be notified within the first day of class. Your child will not be able to continue in the class and I will not be able to refund your money as I will not be able to replace your child's space at that time.

How to register
Call me at (613) 489-3795 or e-mail veronique.stefanica@gmail.com to register. Let me know your preference for the day and for payment (cheque or e-mail transfer)Payment is required to hold your space. No refund.

Registration Form :
Name:                                                         Address:

Postal Code                                                Telephone at work:
                                 Age:
Telephone at home:
Allerg
y or condition:
Contact person and telephone in case of emergency :

E-mail address:

Please indicate your preference for the day:  Monday  —  Thursday


Mail to : Véronique Stéfanica, P.O. Box 616, North Gower, On. K0A 2T0



THANK YOU

Thank you to everybody who came to the North Gower Christmas Farmer's market last Saturday. We had a great day. We appreciated your continued support.

Thursday, 3 December 2015

North Gower Christmas Farmer's Market

I will be showing and selling my artwork and felted products at the North Gower Christmas Farmer's market this Saturday December 5th from 9:00am to 3:00pm at the R A Center in North Gower
The book "The Trees" which I illustrated will be available for sale as well as my husband Charles' whimsical birdhouses.
To help you with your shopping, NO HST will be charged ONLY at the farmer's market in North Gower this Saturday December 5th on originals, prints and felted products






































Sunday, 29 November 2015

Saturday, 28 November 2015

Saturday, 21 November 2015

Village

Today I taught a workshop to five lovely students at the studio.
Their artwork are so cheerful
Age 7 and up



Friday, 20 November 2015

The Trees, a book for children of all ages

The children book I was working on is now PUBLISHED! 
The story is written by Stanley Lake
SO SO excited! smile emoticon
Have a peek at: http://www.thetrees-kidsbook.com/
I have copies at the studio and will bring some to the North Gower Christmas Farmer's Market on December 5th.

Sunday, 15 November 2015

North Gower Christmas Farmer's Market

This afternoon I worked on some bracelets for the North Gower Christmas farmer's market coming up on December 5th.
https://northgowerfarmersmarket.wordpress.com/

Thursday, 5 November 2015

Frida Kahlo

Monday class at the studio.Students finished Frida Kahlo's portrait in ink
Age 6 to 14



Sunday, 1 November 2015

Studio

Cosy time in the studio making jewelry prototypes few nights ago


Friday, 30 October 2015

Jewelry

Did I ever had a good time being all day in my studio creating new prototypes for jewelry. Time went so fast. Can you tell by the way my desk looks?  :)



Thursday, 29 October 2015

Monday, 26 October 2015

NIcho

Beautiful light this morning in the studio on my "Frida Kahlo nicho"

Saturday, 24 October 2015

Colour wheel

Thursday and Friday I taught a workshop on the colour wheel to Grade 1 to 3 students at Our Lady Of Wisdom School in Orleans. I have been teaching this workshop many times and never get tired of it. Mixing colour is like magic. I love to see students experimenting and getting excited discovering new colours smile emoticon
Workshop organized through Masc
masconline.ca


Sunday, 18 October 2015

Dimanche

Dimanche, knitting and reading my favorite magazines Marie Claire Idées and Uppercase smile emoticon
Dernier bouquet de fleurs du jardin?

Friday, 16 October 2015

Nicho

Working  on a "Nicho" inspired by the Mexican celebration of the Day of the Dead

Thursday, 15 October 2015

Frida Kahlo's protraits

By the Monday art class at the studio. Next step is the colouring with inks
Age 5 to 14

Friday, 11 September 2015

North Gower Discovery Tour tomorrow and Sunday

Preparing the studio for tomorrow's North Gower Discovery Tour

https://www.facebook.com/North-GowerKars-Discovery-Tour-122097941180819/timeline/


Sunday, 9 August 2015

2015 Fall art classes for children

Info at: http://veroniquestefanica.blogspot.ca/p/a-rt-classes-s-tarting-week-of.html
Art Classes starting 
the week of September 14, 2015
for children age 7 and up

Bilingual program

Monday from 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm 



PROGRAM theme: Frida Kahlo, Diego Rivera and Mexican Art



Students will learned about Mexican art and culture. They will be introduced to the art by Frida Kahlo, Diego Rivera and other artists .

Projects
· Students will create artwork in the style of each artist they studied.
· Students will make a “nicho” (3D shadow box) based on Mexican celebration of the Day of the Dead



Tuesday, 4 August 2015

Etsy shop

My Etsy shop is open again
Mon magasin Etsy est de nouveau ouvert
Birds are for sale
Les oiseaux sont en vente

Monday, 3 August 2015

In the garden

In the garden yesterday afternoon preparing a Christmas order (can you tell? wink emoticon ) for a customer in Alaska.
Making a necklace for myself. Not too sure yet about the necklace result



Sunday, 26 July 2015

New paintings on the way

First layer of paint for the "whale" painting.
"Flying fish" on the way on a 8" x 8" wood panel.