Upcoming Events


Beginners and Intermediate Pouring Classes
Haftar Fine Art Studio 106 Gretel Place, Welland
Thursday February 7th - March 28th
1pm to 4pm
Cost $150.00/ payment may be made through Pay Pal
Contact Pat 905 -732 -9252
Heirlooms Show with Patricia L. Paquin and Patricia Haftar
Canadian Landscape Classes
Place Niagara Pumphouse Art Centre
Date: March/April
Contact the Pumphouse - Click here for more information

Beginners: Abstract Pouring
Date; Thusday,May 16th to Thursday, June 27th
Time: 1pm to 4pm
Place: Haftar Fine Art Studio 106 Gretel Place, Welland
Cost:$150.00 payable by Square or cash
Materials list contact Pat at 905 - 732 - 9252

East Coast Landscape Painting
Beginner+ Level
Instructor: Patricia Haftar
Date: Wednesdays, July 17 - August 28 (no class July 31; 6 weeks)
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Materials List: provided
Description: Eastern Canada will be explored in this landscape class from the shores of Nova Scotia, Cape Breton to the coasts of Newfoundland Labrador. Students will venture onto the Light House Trail in Nova Scotia to depict small villages and historic sites to the Caleigh Trail in Cape Breton and follow the coast line of the Avalon Peninsula and the coast of Labrador, where some villages are perched high a top cliffs and harbours filled with fishing boats and gear. Students will learn to layer, develop landscapes and use skills to create interesting focal points by paring the scene down to its essentials, learning to keep the eyes of the audience on their painting as long as possible. Students will create two – three paintings depicting different East Coast landscpae scenes.
# of Students: 12+

Plein-Air Painting in NOTL
All Levels
Instructor: Patricia Haftar
Date: Fridays, August 9 - 30 (4 weeks)
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Materials List: provided
Description: Discover Niagara-on-the-Lake, from historic sites to beautiful period homes and businesses in this enjoyable half-day plein-air painting class. Students will learn about perspective, colours in shadows, composition in a plein-air setting. All the while taking in the atmosphere of the bustling downtown area to the quiet streets and the lovely waterfront where the river and lake converge. Participants will have several vignettes of this unique town to take home giving them an accurate depiction of the life in this small historic town.
# of Students: 8

Beginners + Acrylic "Realism" Class
Come join in the fun, with this acrylic class you will learn composition, colour theory and much more. Materials list will be provided.
Wednesday, Sept, 4th from 9am until 12pm to Oct 9th
Cost $ 125
Class size 6 max
Contact Pat 905-732-9252
Place: Haftar Fine Art Studio 106 Gretel Place, Welland

Private lessons available upon request.

Abstract Pouring Classes
Come learn how to pour or advance your poring skills.
Thursday, September 5th from 9 am until 12pm / to Oct. 10th


Thursday , afternoons from 1pm til 4pm. Sato 5th until Oct 10th
Class size max 4
Cost: per class $125
Contact Pat 905-732-9252