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Exploring Abstraction Intensive returns!

Come along to Merryn Trevethan’s popular EXPLORING ABSTRACTION INTENSIVE on Sunday 5th August!

This is a one day workshop where you will explore abstract strategies for creating work through a series of structured exercises for creating work and generating ideas. Working from unique still life setups you will incorporate some of the fundamental elements of drawing and painting to help push your perception towards a more abstract approach.

You will experiment with different types of lines, gesture and mark making, while considering the role of composition, scale and the picture plane in the creation of dynamic artworks. The importance of negative space in creating form and space will be explored.

Places are limited, book your spot HERE!

Exploring Abstraction in April

Join artist Merryn Trevethan for her EXPLORING ABSTRACTION INTENSIVE workshop this April!

Over 2 weeks you will explore abstract strategies for creating work through a series of structured exercises exploring abstract strategies for creating work and generating ideas.  Working from unique still life setups you will incorporate some of the fundamental elements of drawing and painting to help push your perception towards a more abstract approach.

Places are limited, all the details and to book click HERE.

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Acrylic Adventures with Merryn Trevethan

We’re so excited Merryn will be home from Singapore and she’ll be hosting her popular workshops with us while she’s here!

ACRYLIC ADVENTURES is an action packed workshop where you’ll learn about image transfers, playing with stencils, pouring mediums, building up seductive surfaces with texture, layering collage elements with Acrylic skins and new calligraphic applications using High Flow Acrylics.

Places are limited, for all the details and to book please click HERE.

Exploring Abstraction with Merryn Trevethan!

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Merryn returns to The Art Room and is hosting her popular EXPLORING ABSTRACTION INTENSIVE workshop!

Through a series of structured exercises you will explore abstract strategies for creating work and generating ideas.  Working from unique still life setups you will incorporate some of the fundamental elements of drawing and painting to help push your perception towards a more abstract approach.

You will experiment with different types of lines, gesture and mark making, while considering the role of composition, scale and the picture plane in the creation of dynamic artworks.  The importance of negative space in creating form and space will be explored.

The workshop is on Sunday 21st August, places are limited, all the details and to book click HERE.

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Workshops with Merryn Trevethan

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We’re so excited to have artist MERRYN TREVETHAN return to The Art Room and host 3 workshops!

COLOURMIXMASTER 17th and 24th August
This is a hands-on workshop designed to give you a greater knowledge of the practicalities of colour mixing.  Whether you are a beginner or a professional this is your opportunity to learn new skills or brush up on some of those colour mixing tricks that you might have missed along the way.  You will leave able to make more informed choices from the tubes of paint in art stores, and importantly how to mix the colour you want every time!
IMAGE TRANSFER WORKSHOP 20th August
Learn how to incorporate your own photographs, drawings and images into your artwork in this exciting workshop!  Image transfers are an immediate way of merging photocopied images or laser prints with your artwork on a wide range of surfaces.  You will create your own unique artworks that incorporate images of your own selection using GOLDEN Acrylic Paints, Gels and Pastes.
EXPLORING ABSTRACTION INTENSIVE 21st August
Through a series of structured exercises you will explore abstract strategies for creating work and generating ideas.  Working from unique still life setups you will incorporate some of the fundamental elements of drawing and painting to help push your perception towards a more abstract approach.

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Acrylic Adventures with Merryn Trevethan

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ACRYLIC ADVENTURES: TEXTURED TERRAIN with artist Merryn Trevethan

Explore the many innovative acrylic gels, pastes and grounds GOLDEN Artist Colors has to offer.  Lay the foundations with coloured grounds.  Build up texture with an exciting line up of pastes including Fiber Paste, Crackle Paste, Molding Pastes and more.  Layer up with gels  and stencils from Soft Gel to Extra High Solid Gel. Create resin-like pours with Self Levelling Gel or add some grit with Pumice Gels.  You will build up your own unique textured terrain using these products in combination with GOLDEN Heavy Body, Fluid and High Flow acrylics- including the infamous GOLDEN bling paints- the iridescent and interference ranges.  It is a great opportunity to see what will work for building different textures in your artwork.

Saturday 9th April
1 – 6pm
Places are limited
$190 full fee / $175 students

This is Merryn’s last workshop with us for a while as she’s currently living in Singapore!  Places are limited, all the details and to book click HERE.

Workshops with Merryn!

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We’re so excited to have Merryn Trevethan return to The Art Room and host some workshops with us before she returns to Singapore!

COLOURMIXMASTER
17th and 23rd March
Learn the fundamentals of colour mixing over 2 intensive sessions and take the mystery out of colour mixing once and for all!

EXPLORING ABSTRACTION INTENSIVE
19th and 20th March
Through a series of structured exercises you will explore abstract strategies for creating work and generating ideas.  Working from unique still life setups you will incorporate some of the fundamental elements of drawing and painting to help push your perception towards a more abstract approach.

ACRYLIC ADVENTURES: TEXTURED TERRAIN
9th April
A jam-packed 1 day intensive adventure in all things acrylic where you’ll get your creative juices flowing!  Create your own mixed media artworks using a wide range of exciting new acrylic techniques and materials.

PLACES ARE LIMITED
BOOK NOW

Exploring Abstraction Intensive

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Merryn Trevethan returns with the popular EXPLORING ABSTRACTION INTENSIVE workshop!

Through a series of structured exercises you will explore abstract strategies for creating work and generating ideas.  Working from unique still life setups you will incorporate some of the fundamental elements of drawing and painting to help push your perception towards a more abstract approach.

Saturday 19th and Sunday 20th March
10am – 3:30pm

All the details and to book click HERE.

Acrylic Adventures return!

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Merryn Trevethan returns to The Art Room with ACRYLIC ADVENTURES: TEXTURED TERRAIN!

Join Certified Golden Artist Educator Merryn Trevethan for a jam-packed 1 day intensive adventure in all things acrylic.  Get your creative juices flowing, creating your own mixed media artworks using a wide range of exciting new acrylic techniques and materials.  Places are limited, all the info and to BOOK HERE.