Acrylic Painting Class Realism


Peter Potapoff is a professional artist living in Calgary, Alberta. He has been painting for over 50 years and is passionate about sharing his skills and knowledge through teaching. Born and raised in southeastern British Columbia, Peter has immersed himself in the outdoors all his life. He lived and worked in Northwest Territories for 12 years, experiencing the immensity of the tundra its array of animals such as caribou and muskox.


He is nationally and international recognized for his Canadian wildlife paintings and has won numerous competitions and awards including Ducks Unlimited Artist of the Year and BC Wildlife Federation Artist of the Year Awards.


Sat + Sun, Dec. 10th - 11th | 11am-4pm Both days

2 Day Workshop | Adults | 17+


Suitable for Acrylic Painters; Beginners or Intermediates.

Paint alongside accomplished Wildlife and Nature painter Peter Potapoff as he guides you through reacreating his Owl painting.

Using the instructor's photo reference, students will be collectively guided through the same 11" x 14" painting of the Barred Owl. Learn to mix colour, map out composition, and realism techniques for expressing elements of animals and nature.


Supplies not included; Optional supplies Add-on available at registration.

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