OBO studios

our beautiful obsession

Our Story

OBO studios is a creative sanctuary where we are obsessed with the beautiful joy of creating. Emily and Tracy, along with their collected tribe of creative guides, would love nothing more than to empower you to say “yes” to your creative potential.


oil Painting Workshop

'Winter's Wonder

Saturday January 11th,  1pm – 5pm

Instructor:  Michelle Reid

Learn the brave techniques of capturing winter’s colourful reflections and shadows with Kingston, ON artist Michelle Reid.   Michelle will discuss the basics of composition, colour theory and properties of the materials.  9″x12″ oil painting, all supplies included, suitable for all levels. 




Saturday, January 18th, 1pm – 5pm

Instructor: Emily MacLeod & Tracy-Lynn Chisholm


Start your new year with some BLISS! No experience no problem, this whimsical workshop is the most playful way to learn how to paint.  Emily & Tracy-Lynn’s simple step by step instruction will help you choose and simplify your design, mix a palette of delicious colour, followed by an afternoon of blissfully painting your heart out!     All materials included, your choice of 24×24 or 12×36 canvas.

'for the artist on your list'

GALLERY HOURS: Wed -Sat 11am-4pm

204 Second St.E, 613-360-9496

We Believe You Can

private Group Bookings

Interested in hosting a private group workshop at OBO studios? We’d love to have you! Please tell us more about your event and we’ll get in touch to discuss further. 

Our Cancellation Policy

If a participant chooses to cancel their confirmed registration or cannot or does not attend the workshop the following refunds will apply:

1. The registered participant may invite another person to substitute their place in the workshop at any time for no charge.

2. If notice is received 14 days before the scheduled workshop date a 50% refund will be offered.

3. If notice is received less than 14 days before the scheduled workshop date no refund will be offered.

4. Please note, these classes are for adults and mature teens. 

*In the unlikely event that the workshop is cancelled all confirmed participants will be notified and receive a full refund.