Watercolour Painting Workshops

Workshops | Watercolour Painting

• 6 Wednesday afternoons January 18 to February 22 from 1:00 to 4:00 pm (in progress)
• 6 Wednesday afternoons March 15 to April 19 from 1:00 to 4:00 pm

Learn watercolour techniques, with gallery owner and artist Merryn Edgar, using good-quality paint, brushes and paper. In this course – held on six consecutive Wednesday afternoons – you will learn and practice: wet-in-wet washes; negative painting; and transparent paint layering. You will create a number of simple landscape paintings. This course is limited to 12 people. Payment is required to hold your space.

The registration fee of $280 + HST includes all of the required materials for this course. Should you wish to bring your own supplies, the registration fee is $180 + HST. If this is the case, please call Gallery M to register at 519-267-6000.

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER ONLINE or call Gallery M at 519-267-6000. Class size is limited, so register soon!


Workshops | Abstract Mosaic

• Tuesday afternoons January 17 to February 21 (in progress)
• Tuesday evenings January 17 to February 21 (in progress)
• Tuesday afternoons March 21 to April 25
• Tuesday evenings March 21 to April 25

Taught by gallery owner and artist Merryn Edgar, these 6-week courses are held on six consecutive Tuesdays at Gallery M. The afternoon classes are from 1 to 4 pm; the evening classes are from 6 to 9 pm. The cost is $180 + HST and includes all materials. Payment is required to hold your space.

You are invited to bring extra supplies or personal objects to be incorporated into your work. Everyone goes home with at least one finished piece of art. Class sizes are kept small, so you receive lots of individual attention.

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER ONLINE or call Gallery M at 519-267-6000. Class size is limited, so register soon!

Abstract Mosaic Workshops

Oil Painting Workshops

Workshops | Oil Painting

Learn the fundamentals of oil painting using water-mixable oil paints. Colour mixing. blending, mark making, impasto and other techniques will be taught by gallery owner and artist Merryn Edgar. You will create a finished painting in this course.

Oil Painting Course for Artists New to Oil: Three 4-hour classes
3 Thursday mornings January 19 to February 2 from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm (in progress)

Beginner Oil Painting Course: Six 3-hour classes
• 6 Wednesday evenings January 19 to February 2 from 6:00 to 9:00 pm (in progress)
• 6 Wednesday evenings March 15 to April 19 from 6:00 to 9:00 pm

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER ONLINE or call Gallery M at 519-267-6000. Class size is limited, so register soon!


Workshops | Bracelet Making

Monday, January 30 from 1:00 to 3:00 pm
Monday, January 30 from 6:00 to 8:00 pm
• Monday, March 15 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
• Monday, March 22 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
• Monday, March 29 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Monday, February 13 from 6:00 to 8:00 pm

During a 2-hour class you will create a bracelet to take home with you. Taught by gallery owner and artist Merryn Edgar, these classes are held at Gallery M. You receive lots of individual attention as class size is limited to 12 people. The cost is $65 + HST and includes all materials. Payment is required to hold your space.

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER ONLINE or call Gallery M at 519-267-6000. Class size is limited, so register soon!

Bracelet Making Workshops

Card Making Workshops

Workshops | Card Making

• Tuesday, February 6 from 6:00 to 8:00 pm
Tuesday, March 14 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
• Tuesday, March 21 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
• Tuesday, March 28 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

During a 2-hour class you will make a collection of greeting cards using hand-made papers. Taught by gallery owner and artist Merryn Edgar, these classes are held at Gallery M. You receive lots of individual attention as class size is limited to 12 people. The cost is $30 + HST and includes all materials. Payment is required to hold your space.

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER ONLINE or call Gallery M at 519-267-6000. Class size is limited, so register soon!


Workshops | Micro-mosaic Pendant

Monday, January 23 from 6:00 to 9:00 pm

During a 3-hour class you will design and create an exquisite pendant using techniques taught by gallery owner and artist Merryn Edgar (learned from a master in Venice). Include mille fiori and metallic glass in your work. Your pendant will be hung on a black leather cord and will be ready to wear at the end of the class. These classes are held at Gallery M. You receive lots of individual attention as class size is limited to 12 people. The cost is $65 + HST and includes all materials. Payment is required to hold your space.

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER ONLINE or call Gallery M at 519-267-6000. Class size is limited, so register soon!

Micro-mosaic Workshops

Merryn Edgar | Gallery Director

Merryn is a lifetime student of art. She brings her love for art into every aspect of her life. She has lived and studied in various locations around the globe, including attending the prestigious Oxford School of Art in England. Best known for her uninhibited and generous spirit, Merryn is a celebrated leader in Arts and Culture in Downtown Galt and the Waterloo Region. She opened Gallery M to help provide a platform for local artists and makers, with a further commitment to help raise awareness for the importance of supporting artists.


Gallery M | For inquiring minds:

We host group shows featuring original works by regionally local artists that run for approximately 8 weeks. The exhibitions consist of a wide range of two and three dimensional works created using many different media. New exhibitions are celebrated with an opening night where guests can meet the  artists and enjoy a glass of bubbly and some hors d’oeuvres.


Consulting Services | Gallery M

Here at Gallery M we offer art consulting on a personal level with owner, Merryn Edgar. We can assist with choosing art for different locations throughout any home or business. We help with framing choices and placement of new and existing artworks. With 30 years of experience in the art world, Merryn creates impressive inviting atmospheres.


Gallery M | Bridal Registry

The Bridal Registry at Gallery M offers couples many different art works to choose from. Wedding guests love being able to give art work to the happy couple that they know will be appreciated for many years. Please contact us at the gallery if you are interested in setting up a registry or for more information.