Artist Jill Paris Rody at work by the sea.

Learn beginner acrylic

Campbell River artist to teach a beginner acrylic painting class at the Art Gallery later this month

If you’ve always wanted to paint a scenic view of our area, but didn’t know where to begin, then artist Jill Paris Rody’s upcoming class at the Art Gallery will be perfect for you.

Paris Rody’s ‘Beginner Acrylic Techniques’ class runs Wednesdays Feb. 18 to March 11 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the Art Gallery studio. Learn brush-stroke applications and the use of value, colour and temperature.

Participants will paint from photos and images that will be provided. Learn more about acrylic paint and its properties, while creating a beautiful work of art.

Paris Rody is a renowned Campbell River artist, with collections in North America and the UK. Her paintings reflect the places that she has called home.

The class costs $110 for Art Gallery members and $120 for non-members. For more information, contact the Campbell River Art Gallery at 250-287-2261 or email