Layering Paint: Expanding your Personal Vision with Oil and Cold Wax Workshop with Cheryl McGannon

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  • Location: Caloundra Regional Gallery, Caloundra 4551 Queensland
Image supplied courtesy of the artist. Cheryl McGannon, Weight of Memories.

Experiment with many different techniques and processes and learn firsthand about the tools, techniques and materials for cold wax mixed media art. Under the guidance of Cheryl, participants will focus on materials, substrates, opacity and transparency of layers, texture and composition. This is a 'taster' workshop aimed at encouraging you to experiment and learn new skills rather than producing a finished artwork.

Cheryl McGannon brings 30 years of art making experience to her workshops, the last ten years dedicated predominantly to cold wax painting and encaustic painting. In her workshops she fosters an environment where participants are encouraged to find their own artistic expression. Cheryl works intuitively to create her personal visual language. She has been published in several publications, received many artistic awards and has work in both public and private collections. She appears in the book by Rebecca Crowell and jerry McLaughlin, ‘Cold Wax Medium: Techniques, concepts, conversations’. Cheryl teachers a wide range of classes and offers workshops throughout Australia.

Location Date and Time Cost Registration
Caloundra Regional Gallery

Monday 10 February, 10am - 4pm

$120 Register

Suitable for all levels of experience with an open attitude to experimentation. Registration essential. Complimentary tea/coffee provided, bring your own lunch. 

Materials list

  • Oil paints (this can be a variety of your favourite colours or a limited palette of 3-4 colours plus black and white).
  • A sketch book for notes.
  • Please bring an art shirt or apron or wear suitable art making clothes.

All other materials will be supplied.

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Caloundra Regional Gallery :
22 Omrah Avenue, Caloundra
07 5420 8299
07 5420 8292
Caloundra Regional Gallery

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Caloundra Regional Gallery, Caloundra




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