Workshops

Workshops

Designed to Better understand a particular skillset or subject.

Workshops are Saturdays and Sundays from 10am to 4pm. All media, easels and smocks are supplied, you will be required to bring your own canvas, unless stated otherwise. Coffee, tea etc provided. Bring your own lunch

Maximum class size is 10 unless specified. Cost $200. An extra cost for special materials may be required. A deposit of $50 is required to secure your place. Bank Account number for direct payment is 38-9017-0638255-00. Please contact Vonnie in the first instance for availability 027 2468043

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Upcoming Workshops

July 25 & 26

July 25 & 26

July 25 & 26

NEW ZEALAND'S WILDERNESS. Look at the style of artists such as Johnathan White for this one.
This is our major landscape for the year. 18” by 24” sanded and carefully primed canvas required.

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October 17 & 18

October 17 & 18

October 17 & 18

MIXED MEDIA. SUNFLOWERS. Our large experimental and contemporary work for 2020.
Impasto, palette knife, expressive painting. A big 24” by 36” double primed canvas is required.

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November 21 & 22

November 21 & 22

November 21 & 22

FROGS! “Dare to be different”! This is our quirky Christmas special.
Bring along a 18”x 24” double primed canvas and prepare yourself for total fun! A gift to give away with pride!

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June 13 & 14

June 13 & 14

June 13 & 14

THIS YEARS FORGERY. JOHN CONSTABLE’S “HAYWAIN”. Boards supplied $10 extra.
All the detail and old world colours and concepts. Remember Winslow Homer’s fisherman.

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April 4 and 5

April 4 and 5

April 4 and 5

BUSHMAN’S HUT, NZ and ponga ferns. Loads to learn about painting NZ Bush.
Rich and dark all the atmospheric elements, depth, mist, even a horse.
Canvas: double primed 18” x 24” required.

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March 14 & 15 (2020)

March 14 & 15 (2020)

March 14 & 15 (2020)

STILL LIFE WITH OLD BOTTLES AND APPLES. A great way to begin the year. All skills. Chiaroscuro.
Warm tones lovely composition. Light source, form, tonal changes offset on a rich dark background. Your own paintings
will benefit hugely from this workshop.
Canvas: A carefully primed and sanded 15”x 30" canvas required

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