Photography for Beginners Intensive

PHOTOGRAPHY FOR BEGINNERS is a one day intensive for beginners who would like to learn the basics of photography, how to operate your camera manually, and how to create beautiful images without spending lots of money on camera equipment.

Join Ilona for a fun afternoon on Saturday 24th of March!  Places are limited, for all the details and to book CLICK HERE.

Contemporary Pastels Intensive

We’re excited to have artist Filomena Coppola return with her CONTEMPORARY PASTELS INTENSIVE for our Summer workshop series!

This 3 week workshop is a combination of technical and creative approaches to working with pastels.

You will discover the beauty and diversity of the dry pastel medium and specifically learn about the different brands of pastels and how to work with them to achieve the outcome that you require. You will gain an understanding of how they respond to different paper surfaces.  And most importantly you will learn how to create different textures, surfaces, edges and blends.

It begins on the 10th of February, places are limited, for all the details and to book CLICK HERE.

The Life Drawing Experiment

THE LIFE DRAWING EXPERIMENT course with Nic Plowman returns in Term 1 and begins February 1!

This six week life drawing class will seek to broaden your conversation with drawing by pushing your knowledge and skills to include experimentation and play.

It’s designed for those who have some life drawing experience and are eager to manipulate and advance their practice.

For all the details and to book CLICK HERE.

Exploring the Human Head – Summer Intensive

EXPLORING THE HUMAN HEAD returns in our Summer workshop series!

In this 3 day intensive workshop students will develop their understanding and confidence and learn strategies in working with the human head/portraiture.

It’s on 30 & 31 January, 1 February 10am-3pm.  For all the details and to book CLICK HERE.

Classes filling fast!

Classes are filling fast and these sessions are now BOOKED OUT:
Casual Life Drawing – Wednesday 17th January
Long Pose Life Drawing – Sunday 21st January
Summer Life Drawing Intensive – 23rd-25th January

We still have some places available for:
Casual Life Drawing – Saturday 20th January (almost full!)
Exploring the Human Head – 30 & 31 January, 1 February
The Life Drawing Experiment course – Begins 1st February

View our complete list of classes for Term 1 2018 HERE!

Summer Life Drawing Intensive – last places!

There’s only 3 places left for our SUMMER LIFE DRAWING INTENSIVE!

This is a 3 day intensive that will give participants the skills and knowledge to work confidently to work confidently with the human figure. Looking at gesture, proportion, basic anatomy, foreshortening, creating volume, movement, expression and so much more! Including how to tackle the ‘tricky’ parts – head, hands and feet.

It’s on January 23-25, to book your easel CLICK HERE.

Pictured: Drawing by Selwyn

Casual Life Drawing returns

Wednesday night CASUAL LIFE DRAWING returns next week with a new time of 7:30-9:30pm!  We can’t wait to get drawing again!  All the details and to book CLICK HERE.

Exploring Abstraction Intensive this weekend!

We had a full house last night for Merryn Trevethan’s Image Transfer workshop!

Merryn’s hosting one more workshop with us before she returns to Singapore and there’s a couple of places left! In the EXPLORING ABSTRACTION INTENSIVE you will explore abstract strategies for creating work through a series of structured exercises exploring abstract strategies for creating work and generating ideas. Its in this weekend, places are limited, for all the details and to book please click HERE.

Monday Inspiration back in 2018!

Monday Inspiration is back! We love starting the week with some inspiration to ponder in the studio. Today we’re sharing these words again, a favourite of ours and very apt since we just spent 5 days completely immersed in art in Sydney and Brisbane.

Happy Monday everyone, hope you have a fantastic week

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