FallWorkshops for Adults

Come join me for a fun filled week or weekend workshop/art camp here at my studio on Salt Spring Island.  I'm a full time practicing artist with over 26 years teaching both adults and youth.  I taught visual arts to middle/high school students for 16 years in BC, and hold a valid BCTF professonal teaching certificaiton with an updated criminal records check.  I have taught adult education since 2011 and enjoy working with the CRD parks and recreation teaching drawing and colour pencils workshops.  I have a Diploma in Interior Design, with over 10 years as a professional designer and CAD technician and have designed and built my own home.  I also have a BFA with disticntions from Concordia University in Montreal and a M.Ed in Curriculum Studies specializing in Visual Arts in the classroom.  


An Introduction to Portraiture with colour pencils


November 23-24

9:30 – 3:00

Cost:  $210

Limited Space


Thursdays November 14-December 12, 6:30-8:30
This is an introduction class to working with colour pencils and portraits. The classes will focus on use of colours for various skin tones, layering and how to start to get skin tones, how to use colour pencil for drawing eyes and a look into value/tonal ranges, form and composition. All materials are provided.  

Payment can be made through e-transfer, check dropped off at studio, or check in mail. Register early to reserve your place in this fun week long camp. 

Please contact instructor prior to sending e-transfer at: jesirois@me.com


Cancellation policy:  See below

Workshop Info and Policies


Withdrawal Fees and Deadlines


A $25 fee applies for withdrawal made 48 hours or more before the workshop start date.  

No refunds will be issued for withdrawals or no shows under 48 hours before the program start date.  


Illness or Injury

A pro-rated refund may be issued if your child is unable to attend classes and you have a signed physician’s note.


Removal for Conduct (youth camps)

I reserve the right to remove any student who fails to comply with our student code of conduct.  Refunds will no be given.


Conduct for Students

  1. Treating others kindly and politely so they can feel good about themselves

  2. Showing respect for others by being helpful and supportive

  3. Showing respect for the environment by avoiding waste or damage

  4. Co-opertating with students and the instructor so everyone can be successful

  5. Actively participate in class to get the most from your experience

 © 2023 by Jeannette Sirois. 

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