Workshops and Events

 

Neil Matterson, Untitled, 2017, Conte on Paper

Life Drawing Workshop Masterclass with Neil Matterson (MVA) 
Re-adjust perspective & thinking  
Sunday 25th June 2017  – 1.00pm-5.00pm


Life drawing classes so often produce unfinished and often unsatisfactory sketches, within unrealistic timelines. 
Classes are often based on the classical atelier life-drawing class.  

Workshop Outline
*This workshop is about how you achieve the most out of life drawing within the scope of the your style and skill level.
*Strategies are provided to tackle particular poses in a limited time.
*Identify segments of the body and render that part with more attention to detail than rendering a whole body in the same time frame.

Cost 
$150  4hrs  
Afternoon tea & equipment provided

Where
Arnold Street Gallery, 189 Arnold Street, North Bendigo 3550

***Bookings Essential by 21st June 2017***

For Bookings
M: 0439571054
E: arnoldstreetgallery189@gmail.com
©Arnold Street Gallery

 

 

Erin Ricardo, Untitled, 2017, Ink on Paper

Woodcut Printing Workshop 3
Developing mark making techniques in block printing
Sunday 18th June 2017 1.00pm – 5.00pm


Erin Ricardo is a professional artist and Visual Art teacher.  She uses woodcut printing techniques to make images of characters and structures set in the landscape.

Workshop outline
This workshop will focus on developing mark making techniques in block printing.  Mark making can be structured and controlled such as hatching or loose and gestural.  You may choose to use a variety of marks or just one to express movement, stability or strength.
This workshop will explore using marks and lines of different qualities to compose an image. Participants will complete their own woodcut plate design and set of prints.

What to bring
Please bring an image to work from for your woodcut plate design.  The wooden plates you will be using are 113 x 150mm in size.  A smock to wear while printing is optional.

Cost
$80 – afternoon tea, equipment and materials provided.

Where
Arnold Street Gallery, 189 Arnold Street, North Bendigo 3550

 ***Bookings essential by 12th June 2017***

For Bookings,
M: 0439571054
E: arnoldstreetgallery189@gmail.com

©Arnold Street Gallery

 

 

Erin Ricardo, sea creature, 2017, Ink on Paper

Woodcut Printing Workshop 2
Reduction Printing
Sunday 21st May 2017 1.00pm-5.00pm


Erin Ricardo is a professional artist and Visual Art teacher. She uses woodcut printing techniques to make images of characters and structures set in the landscape.

Workshop outline
This workshop will provide an introduction to using the ‘reduction’ method in woodcut printing. Erin will demonstrate how to cut and print in stages, to create an image of multiple colours. Participants will complete their own woodcut plate design and a set of prints.

What to bring
Please bring an image to work from for your woodcut plate design. The wooden plates we will be using are 113 x 150mm in size. A smock to wear while printing is optional.

Cost
$80 – afternoon tea, equipment and materials provided.

Where
Arnold Street Gallery, 189 Arnold Street, North Bendigo 3550

For Bookings,
M: 0439571054
E: arnoldstreetgallery189@gmail.com