Online Programs

Well on the Web is an extension of the programs available in the Wellspring Centres across the country, enabling those who live far from a physical centres, or those not well enough to leave their homes, with access to Wellspring’s special brand of care and support.

Oasis Art: Exploring Acrylic Painting

Note: This program is only for members with metastatic or advanced cancer.

Facilitator: Professional Registered Art Therapist

Have you ever been curious about acrylics, but didn’t know where to start? Join us to explore and experiment with the unique qualities of acrylic paint, starting at the very beginning to build a foundation of painting knowledge. In this four-part art workshop for beginners, you will learn acrylic painting techniques as well as ways to use painting for relaxation, expression, and self-care. No previous experience is necessary.

Art Materials Needed:  

Acrylic paints (at a minimum, red, yellow, blue, white, and black), Palette, Canvas paper/stretched canvas/canvas board, Masking tape, Variety of brushes, Pencil and eraser, Water cup, Paper towel

12:00 – 2:00 p.m. 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. 3:00 – 5:00 p.m. 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. 4:30 – 6:30 p.m.

Please register to attend this program. Following registration, you will receive an email containing the Zoom link and password needed to participate in this program.

Registration or appointment required

Registration or Appointment Required: This program requires a commitment to attend all sessions.

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Program Details

Upcoming Dates:

Oct 2021

  • Thu Oct 7, 2021: 3:00pm EDT - 5:00pm EDT
  • Thu Oct 14, 2021: 3:00pm EDT - 5:00pm EDT
  • Thu Oct 21, 2021: 3:00pm EDT - 5:00pm EDT
  • Thu Oct 28, 2021: 3:00pm EDT - 5:00pm EDT



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