Workshops open to non members
Workshops cater for adult painters only
Spring into Life Drawing
with Felicity Lovett
Sat 13th Nov
Non members $50
(life model fee is included )
Have you ever wondered what life drawing would be like ? Or perhaps you've been looking for the chance to draw from a live model.
Come along and hone your obsevational skills while studying the eternally fascinating and beautiful subject of the human form. This skillbuilding workshop is more than an ordinary life drawing session. Your experienced tutor will guide you through aa series of exercises and techniques to improve your eye and hand and introduce you to a range of mark making techniques.
The workshop aims to build confidence for those relatively new to drawing but will also be useful for those who wish to extend their existing skills.
Degas Style- monoprint and other media
with Ruth Flahety
Sat 27th Nov
Non members $55
In this workshop explore how to produce an image using a combination of mono print with another medium.Traditionally soft pastel is used, however watercolour or acrylic paints are also possible.
We will start by exploring the works of Edgar Degas and how he used this technique in a number of works.
Using his subject matter, learn how to transfer your image in black and white line and tone via the simple printing process and then colour it, using another medium.
What to bring:
an A3 size sheet of 120gsm white paper (such as a cold pressed watercolour, or fairly smooth paper, like a decent cartridge paper
some soft pastels
an ink brayer if you have one
an image you would like to work with