Fall Classes

Beginning the colourful days of Autumn with a few fun Art Classes

Two Brothers- Felting a Landscape

Wednesday October 9 9am – 5pm

Paint your Own pet – Bob Ross

October 19th 9am to 5pm

Witchy Poo – Powertex Sculpting

October 26 9am -5pm

Check our Calendar of Classes for all FALL Workshops – here are a few…..

LEARN TO DRAW – The Human Head Oct 23 6pm -9:30pm

LEARN TO DRAW – Facial Expressions Nov 6 6pm-9:30pm

THE OWL – Monochromatic Acrylic Painting Nov 13 6pm-9:30pm

Sculpting a Mermaid in POWERTEX

Powertex Workshop –  THE MERMAID

The forecast on Saturday was for “hot and muggy” weather but not in the air condition studios of Romantic Designs it was comfortable and productive. . Students in the Sculpting a Mermaid in Powertex Class were busy building and painting their outdoor sculptures.

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Adding seaweed to the fins.

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Smooth sculpting the base for mermaid

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Positioning and deciding the pose.


Every Students favorite part ….the dry brushing.

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Make Your Own Garden Feature- FAERIE SCULPTURE


Escape the Heat! Come and enjoy our air-conditioned studio while creating your own Garden Faerie at Romantic Designs.”

Buttercup FaerieTake a day and make your own 18″ GARDEN FAERIE at Romantic Designs Artist Studio.  No experience necessary and we will supply everything you need to complete your sculpture.

When:  Saturday, July 25th    9am to 5pm

Where: Romantic Designs Artist Studio  – 120 Wellington Street, St. Thomas

Cost: $80 ( includes all supplies) Bring your lunch and 1 white cotton T-Shirt.


Sculpting an ANGEL in Powertex

Once again we are offering this extremely popular class – you won’t want to miss it :

THE ANGEL in Powertex Clay

When:  Saturday, November 22     Time:  9 – 5pm

Cost: $80 ( cash, visa, mastercard ) – includes all supplies needed for this project

Remember to bring

  • your lunch – we will supply all the refreshments
  • 1 white, cotton T-shirt
  • Wear old clothing and bring your imagination….

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The Angel in Ivory Powertex

TO REGISTER  –  519-860-6851

Sculpting in Paper – Japanese Washi Doll

What: Learn to sculpt a unique Geisha Paper Doll using a combination of origami techniques and reverse paper folding. With a variety of beautiful ‘washi’  papers students will design and sculpt their own miniature, 3-Dimensional figure.

When: Wednesday Evening , October 23

Time: 6:00-9:30

Cost: $40.00 (includes all supplies and tools needed to complete your project)


Create your own Outdoor Sculpture – The Mermaid

We made some “Swimmingly Nice” Mermaids

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Come learn how to make and take home your own Garden Sculpture. This is a perfect project for someone who has never sculpted and an extension to someone who has. We begin with the construction of an armature, from there we wrap and flesh out the body, dress and finish up with hair and embellishments. All this in a one-day class!

When: Saturday, April 27  9am to 5pm

Where:  Romantic Designs Artist Studio – 120 Wellington St.  St. Thomas

Cost :  $80 ( includes all materials and tools needed to complete your project. Bring your own lunch and  we supply coffee, tea, pop and water.)

Registration: Call Sharon 519-860-6851 or drop by the Studio

Students will create their own Garden Mermaid

Students will create their own Garden Mermaid