My name is Kris Weinmann and I am a professional visual artist offering private, one-on-one art coaching/tutoring for individuals looking to grow their skills as a visual artist in the comfort of their own home.
Whether you are looking to improve your art practice for a high school program, prepare for a post secondary application/program in visual art or really just want to build on an existing passion, I will work with you through a personalized program to meet your needs and goals.
I strive to provide a fun, educational and empowering experience as I mentor you through various exercises to build your skills and find your voice as an artist.
Areas of Support:
• Technique Development
• Concept Development
• Portfolio Development
• Critical Dialogue and Vocabulary Development
• Discussions on Art
• Career Foundations
• Post Secondary Art Program Preparation
Additional components may include visiting galleries and exhibitions, meeting other professional artists, readings, movies, going to artist talks, special art events, etc.
About Me and My Experience:
• I hold a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in Painting from the Alberta College of Art and Design.
• I have been practicing art seriously for 16 years and as a professional studio artist for approximately 8 years.
• I work primarily in Painting, Drawing, Sculpture and Fine Art Photography through conceptual and abstract methods. (Visit http://krisweinmann.com/ for more info)
• My work has be exhibited across Canada in public and commercial exhibitions.
• I worked with the Calgary Board of Education in a pilot program at a middle school in Calgary that explored the integration of visual arts in to various learning environments, subject areas and curriculum development.
• I worked with the Junior Achievers of Southern Alberta supporting the development of a program for Entrepreneurialism in the Arts for high school students.
• My work has been taken into significant private and corporate collections.
• I continue to be involved in the art community in Calgary in a variety of capacities.
• References available on request
• My Artist’s Resume available on request
Visit my website http://krisweinmann.com to learn more about my work and me.
Feel free to contact me to set up a FREE consultation
Rates start at $50/hr (Plus GST), materials not included.