Adult “Taster” Classes

Imagine Inspire Create

Welcome to TASTERS for ADULTS

See the list of 8 Taster workshop topics below.
For each of the 8 Topics, you have the choice of 3 time-slots to choose from.

either:
• Mondays : 12 - 2:30
• Tuesdays : 10:30 - 1
• Wednesdays : 6 - 8:30
You can choose different days / times for each topic if you wish.

PRIOR BOOKING ESSENTIAL -  VACANCIES LIMITED
The fee is $25 for each 2.5 hr session pre-paid only. 
All materials are provided.

The TASTER WORKSHOPS

Term 2, 2022

1. Dry Media Drawing

Using pencils of various grades, charcoal, chalk pastel & markers, we'll explore the quality of lines and how they build structure and energy in your composition.

• Mon May 9: 12 - 2:30
• Tues May 10: 10:30 -1
• Wed May 11:  6 - 8:30

2. Acrylic Painting

Explore water based acrylic paint and learn the many ways you can create effects with layering and blending, using brushes and other tools.

• Mon May 16: 12 - 2:30
• Tues May 17:  10:30-1
• Wed May 18:  6 - 8:30

3. Watercolour & Gouache

This workshop will introduce the delicate, vibrant and transparent natureof watercolour as well as its heavier body cousin, Gouache.

• Mon May 23: 12 - 2:30
• Tues May 24 :  10:30 -1
• Wed May 25:  6 - 8:30

4. Ink & Wash illustration 

A great approach for stories, journals and other work on paper.
We'll use pencil and ink to draw, apply watercolour for soft colour accents, block fills etc.

• Mon May 30: 12 - 2:30
• Tues May 31:  10:30 -1
• Wed June 1:  6 - 8:30

5. Mixed Media   

Using drawing, painting, printing and collage to create assembled art.
We will invite you to bring various material for the collage.
Once you sign up we can send more detailed information.  Mon June 6 ( Q'a Birthday closed )   

• Mon June 13: 12 - 2:30 (subs.date)
• Tues June 7:  10:30 -1
• Wed June 1:  6 - 8:30

6. Design, graphics, symbols & patterns 

We will use various papers and use folding, cutting, assembly, paper maché and modelling techniques to create 3-D or bas-relief objects.

• Mon June 20: 12 - 2:30
• Tues  June 14:  10:30 - 1
• Wed  June 15:  6 - 8:30

7. Paper sculpture, paper maché  

Inspired from modern and traditional arts, looking at icons, repeat patterns and stylised forms as used in decorative arts, textile design etc. This will involve using drawing, cutting, copying and colour.

• Mon June 27: 12 - 2:30
• Tues  June 21: 10:30 -1
• Wed  June 22:  6 - 8:30

8. YOUR CHOICE !!   (make a request)

Have you got a favourite 'something' that you would like to explore in the studio using our range of materials ? 

SUBMIT YOUR REQUEST and we can negotiate something for you.

• Mon July 4  : 12 - 2:30
• Tues  June 28:  10:30 - 1
• Wed  June 29:  6 - 8:30