Art Lessons
 and Lectures

Caprice is passionate about art and sharing her knowledge with her students comes naturally. Sign up for her free art tips, join an art class or purchase a lecture.  There is something for everyone!  

Art Lessons

Caprice offers in person and online art lessons every Tuesday and Wednesday afternoons from 1 to 3pm.  You can join in at the Caprice Fine Art & Co Studio Gallery in Kimberley, BC or via Zoom online.

Space is limited to five students in each class to insure everyone receives personalized attention.  All skill levels welcome. Students will learn the rules of fine art including line, color mixing, shape, value and composition.  It is a fun and relaxing way to learn while connecting with other painters.  

Price is $30/lesson. Applicable fees and taxes included in price.

Sign up for as many or as few lessons as you would like.  Please contact Caprice if you have any questions and to check availability.

There is a 24 hour cancellation policy.  Your fee is non-refundable if you cancel within 24 hours of the class.

10 Minute Monday Art Tips

For a taste of Caprice’s teaching style, please go to our YouTube channel to view weekly ’10 Minute Monday Art Tips’.  It’s free!  Subscribe to receive regular updates whenever a video is posted.

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Recorded Lectures for Purchase

Previously recorded art lectures are available for purchase. Technical assistance for viewing the videos is provided for those who need it.  Applicable fees and taxes are included in price. Please email for more information. 

Color Mixing

In this one hour recorded art lecture Caprice demonstrates color mixing and discusses color theory. Brush up on your mixing skills!

$27.00 CDN 

Composition, Line & Negative Shape

In this one hour recorded art lecture, Caprice discusses fine art theory and details on how to plan a good composition for your painting.  A good painting begins with a good sketch!  Drawing skills are demonstrated with a focus on negative shapes.

$27.00 CDN

How to Paint Trees

In this one hour recorded art lecture Caprice demonstrates how to paint a variety of trees using oil paints. Caprice shows examples of tree paintings and offers suggestions on a proper palette to use.

$27.00 CDN

A winter scene of Emerald Lake covered in snow and surrounded a thick evergreen forest. A blocky, sahded mountain full of purple and orange brushstrokes is partly covered by snow.

How to Paint Mountains

In this one hour recorded art lecture Caprice demonstrates how to paint a variety of mountains using oil paints. Caprice shows examples of mountain paintings and offers suggestions on a proper palette to use.

$27.00 CDN 

A painting of Mause Creek with mossy rocks, the water falling left and right as it weaves its way down the centre of the painting.

How to Paint Waterfalls, Rivers & Lakes

In this one hour recorded art lecture Caprice demonstrates how to paint a variety of waterfalls, rivers and lakes using oil paints. Caprice shows examples of paintings with waterfalls, rivers and lakes.  She offers suggestions on a proper palette to use.

$27.00 CDN 

How to Paint with a Palette Knife

In this one hour recording Caprice demonstrates techniques for painting with a palette knife using oil paints.  Details will be given on how to choose the best palette knife for your project. Students will receive a recommended supply list and examples of Caprice’s favourite palette knife paintings will be shown. 

$27.00 CDN 

How to Paint Flowers

In this one hour recorded art lecture Caprice demonstrates techniques for painting a variety of flowers, from wildflowers to still lives. Caprice will be using oil paints with her recommended color palette. Examples of Caprice’s favourite flower paintings will be shown.

$27.00 CDN

How to Paint Rocks

In this one hour recorded art lecture Caprice demonstrates techniques for painting rocks using oil paints. Caprice will show examples of rock paintings.  Her recommended palette will be shown.

$27.00 CDN 

On the Bright Side painting of a rushing river near Kootenay Lake with sun hitting the trees on the left bank and the right bank in shadow

How to Light & Shadows

In this one hour recorded art lecture Caprice demonstrates techniques for painting light and shadows using oil paints.  Getting proper values, good lights, middle tones and darks will be shown in this interactive painting session.  

$27.00 CDN 

Oil Painting Supplies

Oil painting supplies are available for purchase. Please email for more details. 

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