Mixed media painting workshops with Jeanne Krabbendam

Jeanne, Middle Beach

Jeanne offers gift certificates for art or art classes in any amount.

You have never painted before, but you still have the wish to try it? You had your last art experience in high school and you are thinking of picking it up again? You've been painting for years and you feel the necessity to bring your work to another level? Sign up for one of Jeanne's art workshops!
These workshops and studio classes include information and lots of hands on exercises in painting with acrylics, colour, composition and texture. Jeanne can introduce you to the use of:

  • Spackle
  • Different gels and mediums
  • Image Transfer techniques
  • Collage
  • Cheese cloth and other fabrics
  • Tissue paper, news paper, magazine paper
  • Washes and glazes
  • Antiquing techniques
  • Faux encaustics
  • Inks

Starting Fall 2019 Jeanne will be teaching private classes and workshops, at her Salt Water Studio and elsewhere. All weekly courses will continue under the inspiring and knowledgeable leadership of artist and art educator Sandra Bowen –

Please contact Jeanne to schedule a private studio class on Granville Island, or if you would like to organize a workshop with her:


The Power of Colour

Come and explore the power of colour in this short workshop which will introduce you to colour temperature, value, transparency, colour mixing and using colour in a painting 2 X 3 hrs. We will work in this course with acrylic paint. Participants come home with a basic knowledge of colour and what they can achieve by using colour in their art work. Every participant will receive a colour wheel A fun and great course for anybody who paints in any medium!

A worry free course: I will bring all your supplies!

May 2nd and May 9th
2 Thursdays afternoons, 12.30 - 3.30 PM

$ 120+tax -    All use of tools and materials included!
For information and registration on line : or phone: 604 718 8222
Registration Code: 212537

Off the Wall!

Saturday, May 11, 2019, 10:00 am to 4:30 pm
Maplewood House
399 Seymour Place
North Vancouver, BC

Registration and information: North Vancouver Community Arts Council:
Make Mother’s Day this year special and join us for a one-day workshop in mixed media painting techniques. Throughout the day we will introduce a range of techniques: Painting, plastering, image transferring, collaging, stenciling and embossing. This workshop is open to all, beginners who have never touched a brush, or experienced artists with wishing to incorporate mixed media in their artwork. A material list will be provided.


The Acrylic Adventure


Acrylic AdventureJoin us for a fun-filled, hands-on day of painting experience~ This workshop is for everyone, from absolute beginner to the more experienced painter.

You will be introduced to ways of creating a design for your piece, adding textures, plus techniques like scumbling, lifting and glazing. Jeanne will introduce you to Heavy body Acrylics, Liquid Acrylics, Acrylic Inks and Acrylic mediums of all kinds.

Participants will receive material list at registration.


Satuday, June 1, 2019
9:00 am to 6:00 pm

Price: $155 + supplies. Register as The Kube ( or email:


Cabo - Off the Wall - April 2018

Jeanne comes to you!

Did you know that when you organize a group of artists, Jeanne is willing to travel to you to conduct a workshop in your own town?

Planning of these kinds of workshops and courses is simple, just email Jeanne at, or connect per phone: 604 434 1367 and together you can get your workshop going!

Private Classes and Mentor Hours

By appointment, $80 per hour ($60 sharing with a second person, $50 sharing with three).

Give art a first try or learn new skills in the privacy of Jeanne's studio. From acrylics to photo transfers, collage, antiquing or alteration techniques, you can get private lessons in any water medium or mixed and experimental technique. Trying new techniques for the very first time? Preparing for an art show or art school? In need of feedback on your work? Anything is possible, just arrange a date and time with Jeanne. Use of tools and materials included.

For more information on all these workshops please call or email: 604 434 1367 /

Painting Party!

Jeanne presented a workshop in which participants all painted a small canvas as part of a larger picture.

Over the course of a few hours during the party 24 people were involved; they created together this multi-paneled piece.

Would you like Jeanne to be involved in something like this at your place? Call or email her and she will arrange the activity with you! Call 604.434.1367 or e-mail:

Jeanne Krabbendam - A Panel
Panel Workshop
Panel Workshop
Jeanne Krabbendam - Finished Panel



Jeanne Krabbendam


Jeanne enjoys to receive comments on her art or her web site. Please send her an e-mail.



Jeanne accepts payments by VISA or Mastercard for her art, or any of the Workshops. Just contact Jeanne.


Some comments from participants in Jeanne’s workshops:

“Inspiring information in a safe environment for creation!”

“Amazing workshop! Thank you for the great experience. My first time painting since high school (many decades ago).”


“My intention was to just let the creative spirit take over – thank you for encouraging me to play and play some more! A wonderful, stimulating workshop!”

“I am not a very ‘artsy’ person, but the ideas you give us make me feel ‘artsy’. You are very inspirational and not just in the way you explain things! You’ve inspired me to continue painting and explore new techniques.”

“I’ve learned so much and actually created something cool that I am proud of (pretty good for someone who can only draw stick people! All the info is clear and your input was very constructive and easy to follow!”

Jeanne Krabbendam - Artist

“Best workshop I have attended ever! The teacher was attentive and fun to be with - Very perceptive! I had a great time!"

“I haven’t had an art course since University, so this was very inspirational. I was impressed with the level of the instructors’ teaching.”

“It was such a fun and informative weekend: food for the soul. Loved it!” “This was the best class I have ever taken and it’s because of a combination of factors: the beautiful location, the positive attitude and high level of commitment of all participants, the materials available, the wonderful enthusiastic, warm, talented instructor, to name a few, Thank you!”


“I’ve been waiting for this course for 6 years!”

“Can’t wait to redo some of my work. You have inspired and supported us to try all these great techniques.”



Flores Island Workshop

Flores Island Workshop

By the water - Flores Island

By the water, Flores Island Workshop

Flores Island Workshop

Flores Island Workshop

Flores Island

Flores Island

Youngest member of Jeanne's workshop

Youngest member of Jeanne's workshop

Student work from workshops

Student work from workshops

Red Deer College

Teaching at Red Deer College, "Art with a Story"

Jeanne at the Salt Water Studio

Jeanne at the Salt Water Studio

Red Deer College

Red Deer College

Painting in the Garden

Painting in the Garden