lino printing with pene charles
wednesday 6 & thursday 7 january
During this 2-day workshop Pene will take you through the basics of Lino Cutting. Selecting a design, preparing lino for cutting and printing. Printing with a variety of techniques using simple tools. During the two days we will cover using a press, reduction printing and ensuring good registration for multiple printing. Lino cutters, lino, brayers and rollers available from Newry Island Art Shop at Urunga. The cost for the two days $170.00.
landscapes & SEASCAPES with ros robertson
weekend 9 & 10 january
Get off to a flying start and take part in this exciting workshop learning how to paint more expressive landscapes and seascapes. Colour choices, different paint applications and innovative mark making will be employed to enliven your style. One painting of each genre will be completed over the course of the weekend. The cost for the two days is $170.00.
pastels with helen goldsmith
wednesday 13 january
This one-day workshop will show you various techniques using the colour of the paper to work for you. Also, landscape sketches with different techniques leading to a finished artwork. We have some interior magazines to use or bring your own.
pen and watercolour with helen goldsmith
wednesday 20 & 27 january
During this one-day workshop Helen will take the students through the process of pen and watercolour. Students will be painting landscapes, still life and buildings using the technique. The cost for the workshop is $80.00.
clay maize with lisa magri
weekend 23 & 24 january
Discover the traditional motif of maize (corn) and its significance throughout history, as recorded in the ceramics of the Americas. Re-emerging as a vital “gluten free” staple in the climate-challenged 21st century, it is time to design new wares which both honour and celebrate this “a-maize-ing” food. At the 2-day workshop you will make corn boats, taco plates, relief tiles, salt and pepper shakers and figurines which explore the motif and magic. We will also bake cornbread, pop some corn, steam tamales and enjoy juicy corn on the cob. The cost for the two days is $170.00.
Places are limited to 10 for the two-day workshops but only 8 in Helen's workshops, so book early to avoid disappointment. Morning tea will be provided but please bring your own lunch. Payment to be made to our bank account BSB 533 000 Account Number 72128 a week prior to date of the workshop. Please email a confirmation receipt to firstname.lastname@example.org.