The Paint Spot

  • 10032 81 Avenue NW  
  • Edmonton, AB
  • T6E 1W8
  • Handicap Accessible Dedicated Parking
  • The Paint Spot has art supplies, workshops and gallery showings. Since 1985, this proudly Canadian, artist-run visual art centre has been dedicated to enabling artists, from beginners to professionals, to realize their artistic vision.

    “We are working artists, ourselves, and are pleased to share our excitement and our accumulated knowledge about the art materials we offer. Bring your questions to us, or consult our Advice Library. And please, share your findings and enthusiasms, too. We are always learning, and we’re always interested in products and techniques that are new to us”. – owner Kim Fjordbotten

    The Paint Spot – independent, innovative, creative and dynamic – at your service.

    Return Policy

    30 days (with receipt)

    Certifications / Affiliations

    Founder of The Whyte Avenue Art Walk Member of Live Local, Member of NAMTA (International Art Materials Trade Association)


    • Mon : 9:30am - 6:00pm
    • Tues : 9:30am - 6:00pm
    • Wed : 9:30am - 6:00pm
    • Thur : 9:30am - 9:00pm
    • Fri : 9:30am - 9:00pm
    • Sat : 9:30am - 6:00pm
    • Sun : 12:00pm - 5:00pm

    Methods of Payment

    • Cash
    • Debit
    • Gift Certificate
    • MasterCard
    • Visa

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    • Calligraphy: Blackletter Alphabet at The Paint Spot

      Description Sunday, May 14 12:00 Noon - 500 PM Instructor: Jeanine Alexander. This class will get you started making the letters of the alphabet in Blackletter style with a Pilot Parallel Pen (3.8 green). This popular lettering style is ...

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    • Calligraphy: Beauty & The Brush at The Paint Spot

      Description Sunday, May 28 12 Noon - 5:00 PM Instructor: Jeanine Alexander. Begin a journey into brush lettering. Using pointed brushes, you will learn how to form traditional letters of the alphabet. Begin to develop your own style by m...

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    • Book Arts: Make a special little box and a book to put in it - The Paint Spot

      Description Saturday, May 27, 2017 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM Class Limit: 8 students. Instructor: Shelly Banks. Learn how to make a special small box that has many uses and a smaller wild accordion book that can fit into the box – all in one...

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    • Journaling: Sketches in the Wild at The Paint Spot

      Description Sunday, April 30 12 Noon - 5:00 PM Instructor: Justina Smith. The best way to keep a travel sketchbook is: get a sketchbook go somewhere and draw while you are there Anywhere. Your backyard, the cafe where you have...

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    • Making Art in Coloured Pencil - The Paint Spot

      Description Saturday, April 29 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM Instructor: Shelly Banks. Now that you’ve learned to fill in between the lines of adult colouring books, you want to go further. You want to make your own coloured pencil works of art! Th...

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    • A Burst of Spring Watercolour Cards at The Paint Spot

      Description Saturday, May 13 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM Instructor: Sally Towers-Sybblis.Come and enjoy a delightful day of watercolour painting and lettering with calligrapher and artist Sally Towers-Sybblis. Sally will show you some very simple w...

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