Master class is postponed until Spring.
Up to 4 registrations still available.
$140 for an intensive but fun weekend packed full of projects to expand your interest in painting including colour field, life drawing, acrylic and oil painting. Refreshments provided, some materials provided too. Hosted at my new studio in Hawkesbury. More info will be added here in the next few days. Please feel free to contact me with any queries.
Thank you all for your interest in the workshop 11th-12th May. Here is the first draft of more information
Location: My studio at Kennard Crescent, Hawkesbury.
Times and schedule: Sat 11th May 10am – 4.30 pm
Schedule is looking like this at this stage, there may be a few tweeks here and there before we start.
10am Morning tea
10:30am colour field work
12:00 lunch and discussion on contemporary artists influence
1pm acrylic foundation painting.
4;30 wind down and discussion at ArcBrewery, Warrington
I suggest you keep some of your Saturday night free for any homework.
Sunday 12th May 10am – 4;30pm
10am Morning tea
10:30 am life drawing with a model. Please don’t be freaked out by this. I have some fun exercises that take a lot of the performance pressure out of this. It all just part of learning how to see.
1:30 discussion and oil painting
4:30 wind down and discussion at Gallery on Blueskin, Waitati
Some materials will be provided but please bring a basic set of oil paints, medium and oil painting brushes.
Please also bring a set of acrylic paints, black and white and primary colours.and acrylic brushes
Drawing materials and easels will be provided and paper for the colour field work.
6 photocopied found images you resonate with and may want to respond to.
3 small prepared canvases.
Read vitamin P on contemporary painting from the library before you come. Identify some artists you like and bring that research with you in photocopy. I may recommend one or two other books as well.
Morning tea afternoon tea lunch will be provided. There will be some vegetarian options but if you have other specific dietary requirements you may want to bring your own food.
Please email me with any questions at all. I will be updating this document between now and the 11th so keep in touch. There is no need to feel any anxiety about your ability. This workshop is designed to take each individual from where they at to a more expansive and confident place in their painting expression
Please make your payment of $140.00 to register for the weekend to Anita DeSoto 01 0906 0010328 00