Workshops

Porcelain Painting with Filipe Pereira

The Backdoor Gallery prides itself in finding some of the finest guest instructors, in a variety of artistic fields, to offer workshops for the creative community. 

samples of works created in class...

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WHERE:  819 Caroline St (upstairs)

WHEN:  Aug. 27-30, 9am-4pm

COST:  $400/4 days

+ materials (~$100 & up depending on your material choices)

Students please bring images to paint.  

World renowned porcelain painter Filipe Pereira is back to teach his fabulous porcelain painting classes!!  Learn all about the process and gain amazing techniques from the master himself!  Filipe's work can be found in embassies, museums and international exhibitions all over the world.  For more on Filipe, click.
We were fortunate to have Filipe here in September 2017 to teach a 4 day seminar that left his students with a greater understanding of and a passion for porcelain painting!

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Metalsmithing with Nick Grant Barnes

Coming Again Soon!

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“Yorkshire metalsmith Nick Grant Barnes and his wife Diane; two brilliant teenagers, two cats & Bethany the pup have made their home & workspace in Maryland, USA since 1995.

Through teaching & creating one off commissions for customers & exhibitions, he has developed his style working with a myriad of mediums from precious metals; plastics; woods & not too precious materials that are fun to play with.

His work has been collected & exhibited internationally, as well as featured in numerous publications.”