To help develop their knowledge, skills and creativity, CSO members may take advantage of workshops sponsored by the Society. The depth of talent in this region means that local instructors are featured several times a year; The CSO has also hosted workshops facilitated with instructors from Germany, Belgium, the United States, the United Kingdom, and other parts of Canada.

Workshops are also open to non-members at a small additional cost, and space permitting. Pre-registration is a must. Please read the Workshop Policies page for more details.

Decorated Initials

Event Dates:
Judith Jaimet Bainbridge
Skill Level:

Learn 4 traditional Mediaeval styles of Decorated initials: diapered, open vine, white vine and filigree. On one style, we will use 23k gold leaf.

Learn to paint with gouache, some colour theory will be included.

The following materials will be provided to you as part of your materials fee:

  • Gouache paint
  • One small brush
  • P...