Impressionist Landscape Master Class with Ted Lewis
to Jul 28

Impressionist Landscape Master Class with Ted Lewis

Learn the secrets of how to paint beautiful and imaginative landscapes. 

In this two day master class, Ted Lewis, now one of Australia's leading and respected oil painters. Ted will share with you his wealth of knowledge and experience in painting our wonderful Australian landscape.

What you will learn?

Ted's focus in this master class will be on helping you to develop a higher level of skill and competence in all aspects of landscape painting, especially in understanding the Australian Landscape and learning how to see. Using a combination of short theory sessions, followed by step by step demonstrations and practice, you will learn about tone, temperature, colour mixing, composition, atmosphere, reflected lights, reflections and other subtleties unique to our Australian landscape.

This is an exciting master class for those who would like to take their painting abilities to a higher level.

Call or email the gallery to reserve your place
Phone:02 6230 2055

A materials list will be provided for your class upon securing your booking. Either seated or standing easels will be provided by the gallery.

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Portrait Painting Workshop
to May 26

Portrait Painting Workshop

Join us for a fun and relaxed weekend of painting the portrait in oils, working from life. The workshop will be focused on facilitating beginners to oil painting, but artists of all levels are warmly welcomed to join us and to work at their own pace and enjoy the atmosphere of creativity and learning. Tutoring will be catered to the skill level of the individual.
Students will learn how to observe proportion, tone and colour to create a life like rendering of the subject in oils on canvas. Through a series of demonstrations and discussion, the tutors will cover how to prepare a ground for painting, how to mix colours, how to use solvents and mediums and how to apply the paint. Students will receive a printed and illustrated summary of the techniques and artistic principles covered in the workshop for their future referral.

To reserve a spot, please call the gallery on 02 62302055 or email us.

Location: Aarwun Gallery
Tutors: Kacy Grainger & Ella Kilgour
Date: Saturday 25 & Sunday 26 May
Time: 10 am - 4.30 pm
Cost: $240

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Portraiture in Oils with Thanh Tam CAo
to Oct 23

Portraiture in Oils with Thanh Tam CAo

“In art, there is nothing that cannot be redeemed, there isn’t any situation that cannot be recorded and beautifully emphasized in a drawing or painting, whatever the subject may be.”

This two day workshop will be an intense crash course on how to record a likeness in oils. Thanh is immensely gifted in breaking down the architecture of the face, managing to maintain a looseness to his brushwork whilst still portraying an accurate likeness of his subjects. The workshop will involve sketching as well as painting from a live model. Aarwun Gallery masterclasses are a fun and inclusive atmosphere, with an emphasis on developing skills at all levels and learning from one another as well as the instructor. Both beginners and advanced artists are welcomed to this unique event. Lunch included, Cost $ 350.00

Tam attended the Julian Ashton Art School from 2008 – 2012 and was awarded the John Olsen Scholarship for 2010.

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to Mar 20


Acclaimed artist Sandra Hendy demonstrates how to combine a number of watercolour techniques, with the application of textural collage to create detailed and highly individualistic landscapes. Sandra is a very knowledgeable and generous teacher, and will create a highly rewarding experience for her students.

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