Homestead Party 2017

Giving the Gift of Art for Christmas

Have you ever given yourself a present through the gift of art? Life is so rushed these days that we don’t get time to slow down and enjoy it. I … Continue reading Giving the Gift of Art for Christmas

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Celebrating 7 years old with caricatures.

I had the pleasure of helping Hayden celebrate his 7th birthday yesterday with his friends at a small family styled birthday party. Star Wars, Jurassic Park, and Mario were all … Continue reading Celebrating 7 years old with caricatures.

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Learn to Draw to This Custom Truck

In this video I am going to show you how to draw this custom green truck. Now the video goes very fast for a number of reasons. The video would … Continue reading Learn to Draw to This Custom Truck

Bruce and Hunter

Online Art Classes are a Way to Get Kids involved in Art Early

Most children get introduced to art an early age in the form of paper and crayons. It’s a way of letting them explore ideas and the world around them. Once … Continue reading Online Art Classes are a Way to Get Kids involved in Art Early

Take the Boredom Out of March Break with These Creative Tips

Most kids are looking forward to March Break. It’s a time when the kids get to cut loose and take a break from all the school work. Parents that have … Continue reading Take the Boredom Out of March Break with These Creative Tips

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October is a great month for arts and crafts

With October coming up quickly and the Canadian Thanksgiving just a few weeks away there will be a lot to do to prepare for the Holiday. October can almost be … Continue reading October is a great month for arts and crafts

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Improve Your Child’s Creativity with Art Supplies

Go into any office supply store and you will see a flurry of activity in the back to school section. Sale prices are all around and there will be many … Continue reading Improve Your Child’s Creativity with Art Supplies

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Cartooning for Kids-March 16, 2017-Art on Location Program

I will be teaching a cartooning workshop for kids in conjunction with Art on Location Program with Dawn Angela Seeley. This workshop will be part of Dawn Angela’s larger art … Continue reading Cartooning for Kids-March 16, 2017-Art on Location Program

Bruce Outridge Productions

What’s first, watercolour or pen and ink?

If I am doing a painting using watercolour and pen & ink in a class setting many times I am asked what I paint first. The answer often depends on where and … Continue reading What’s first, watercolour or pen and ink?

Bruce Outridge Productions

Creating a story

Have you tried to create a comic story but weren’t sure exactly where to start? The best place for me is in point form. Pull out a piece of paper … Continue reading Creating a story