art classes

A Truth About Being an Artist

Join us for our next WHAT I WISH I LEARNED AT ART SCHOOL workshop with artist Hannah Bertram – A TRUTH ABOUT BEING AN ARTIST!

In this workshop you will learn about some of the activities Hannah uses in her practice to be playful, curious, uninhibited and uncertain. Hannah will also be discussing her 24 Hour Endurance workshop which we’re excited to be hosting on October 20th!

It’s on Saturday 15th September 1-3pm, for all the details and to book CLICK HERE.

Photography for Beginners

If you’ve always wanted to learn how to shoot in manual and have control of your photographs come along to our PHOTOGRAPHY FOR BEGINNERS intensive!

It’s on Saturday 8th September, places are limited to 10 attendees.  For all the details and to book CLICK HERE.

Lino Printing – Last places!

Only 3 SPOTS LEFT for our new LINO PRINTING workshop series!
Linocut prints have long held their own position as a versatile and interesting print medium. Participants in this 4 week workshop will learn various image transfer techniques, cutting techniques as well as the multiple ways a linocut can be printed, with or without a press.
It begins August 16th, for all the details and to book CLICK HERE.

Image Transfer workshop – last places

There’s only 2 SPOTS LEFT for our IMAGE TRANSFER workshop on August 9th!

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.

For all the information and to book a last spot please CLICK HERE!

Acrylic Adventures workshop

ACRYLIC ADVENTURES returns to The Art Room!
Join Merryn Trevethan for a fun workshop where you will explore a wide range of innovative new Acrylic painting techniques that incorporate a wide range of GOLDEN paints, Gels, Pastes and Grounds!
In the morning you will explore a range of techniques on prepared grounds. You will then have a chance to further explore your favourites in combination to create a larger work in the afternoon.
Places are limited, for all the details and to book CLICK HERE.

Exploring Abstraction – last places!

Only a couple of places left for our EXPLORING ABSTRACTION INTENSIVE!

This is a one day intensive 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.

Book your place HERE.

Collaging With Colour – new workshop!

Merryn Trevethan returns to TAR in August with a NEW workshop – COLLAGING WITH COLOUR!

Merryn will introduce the idea of using colour to structure your work using a variety of coloured papers. Students will be introduced to colour relationships, and will utilise the interaction of colours to create space and dynamic compositions through a series of structured exercises that also focus on shape, pattern and edges.

It’s on Sunday 19th August 10am – 4pm, places are limited, book your seat HERE!

Life Drawing Course – Term 3

Our LIFE DRAWING COURSE with Nic Plowman returns in Term 3 and begins August 16th!
This is a six week fun and challenging comprehensive life drawing course aimed at complete beginners to more experienced artists wishing to push their practice further. This course is intended to give students an excellent grounding in the methods of perceptual drawing and how to accurately and creatively render the figure including gesture, line, proportion, space, weight, anatomy, and tone.
Places are limited, reserve your easel HERE.