This month our guest speaker is Valerie Kent, an artist and workshop coordinator, who will demonstrate painting abstracted urban figurative in acrylic.
Valerie Kent, BFA, BEd, MFA has facilitated workshops in France, Italy, and Canada. She is experienced in a number of mediums, including acrylic, oil, watercolour and mixed media. She enjoys working with and encouraging experimentation in the workshops.
Her own work is a combination of en plein air and studio work. She loves the landscape and has melded the two in her “The Marketplace Series.” She has exhibited in group and solo exhibitions in Canada, France, Italy, Korea, Japan, China. She is the Director and owner of Cavan Art Gallery & Academy in Cavan, ON. She writes for Arabella Magazine, Art, Architecture and Design.