Praise :-)

ONE DAY Workshop to Painter’s Guild

How Many Colours Do I Really Need?

“You did a good job covering the basics and introducing us to working with a limited palette.”

“A great day”

“What I liked best – Keeping the concepts really simple and reiterating the main points.”


Soft Pastels: Working with a Limited Palette

“Friendly instruction, good feedback”

“It was great!”

“I liked best – your knowledge and experience and attentiveness. I learned a lot.”

“Liked best – Getting 5 paintings under the belt! Not ‘overly instructed’ ; kindly, paced instruction.”

“Everything was great.”



Plein Air Painting in Pastels

“Liked best – lots of practice”

“I really liked your comments and one-on-one instruction”

“ Liked best – the instructor – learning to see the scene in a different way”

“I think it was a very good workshop.”

“My honest opinion is you are a great teacher.”


Everyone Really Can Draw

“It was a real pleasure to have you as our instructor – you’re a great teacher. Thanks for a wonderful, inspiring, challenging week.”

“I was impressed with the amount of training we received in such a short time.”

“ Liked best – The instructor – her knowledge – her teaching ability – her warmth and humour. Also the individual attention.”

“I really learned how to draw.”

“I definitely recommend this program with Gail.”

“Excellent instruction, very creative content.”

“Packed with individual help and information.”

“ Great course especially with Gail as instructor.”

“Thanks for warming my heart with your art, instructions, and personality.”



The Joy of Drawing

“The tuition was well planned and stimulating and I was very encouraged by Ms Sibley’s guidance and advice.”

“I was very impressed with Gail Sibley’s teaching. Loved the classes and can’t wait for her to teach again.”

“I would like to highly recommend Ms Gail Sibley as a ‘Beginner Drawing’ and ‘ Life Drawing’ instructor. She was a pleasure to work with in class organization. And her classes were an immense success for the Visual Arts Society. The students were pleased with her classes and found Ms Sibley extremely qualified and enjoyable. Sincerely Sami Weatherall, Class Coordinator.”

“The skillful and knowledgeable tutorage of Ms Sibley made the class not only enjoyable but also very enlightening. As a result of her guidance the response and progress of the class as a whole was significant.