Made By Hand: Introduction to Nature Journaling with Dr Paula Peeters

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Join in and be inspired. The gallery offers a series of sensational hands on workshops. Engage in creative practices with Made by Hand, hosted by exhibiting and touring artists. Improve and challenge your art techniques and skills in these exclusive sessions. Programs available for beginners and experienced artists.

Made By Hand: Natural Dyeing with Anne Harris

Learn the art of natural dyeing and how you can test and use plants from your own environment to record place and connect to the stories that surround you. You will also be introduced to the traditional technique of Shibori to be able to manipulate and explore the process of how to make patterns using the dyes you have made.

Each participant will take home five tests of local plants and two Shibori samplers (30 x 30 cm). 

Location Dates and Time Cost Registration
Caloundra Regional Gallery Tuesday 8 May, 10.00 am – 3.00 pm $80 Register

Limited numbers. Registration essential. All materials will be supplied. Complimentary tea/coffee. Please bring your own lunch.

Made By Hand: A Moving Feast - The experience of plein air drawing and painting with Marvene Ash

An artist talk and workshop with the focus on finding ways to interpret changes of textures, mass and space through mark-making and colour wash. 

Location Dates and Time Cost Registration
Kathleen McArthur Reserve
Currimundi
Thursday 31 May, 10.00 am – 1.00 pm $25 Register

Limited numbers. Registration essential. Light morning tea included.

Made By Hand: Introduction to Nature Journaling with Dr Paula Peeters

Ideal for garden and plant lovers, this is a basic beginner-level workshop that's designed to demonstrate to each participant that they can draw and write, even if they have no prior skills. Participants will be introduced to basic materials for nature journaling and be provided with ideas and examples of different approaches to nature journaling.

Location Dates and Time Cost Registration
Caloundra Regional Gallery
and Felicity Park
Monday 4 June, 10.00 am – 12.00 noon $25 Register

Limited numbers. Registration essential.

Made By Hand: Nature Journaling for Gardeners with Dr Paula Peeters

This workshop is also designed for beginner-level, but takes place in the park. The journaling activities can be applied to people who like gardening or gardens, such as creating a garden plan, following the growth and changes of a garden through the seasons, and finding inspiration in garden animals (friends and foes!). Tips about how to create a wildlife-friendly garden are also introduced along the way.

Location Dates and Time Cost Registration
Caloundra Regional Gallery Monday 4 June, 1.00 pm – 3.00 pm $25 Register

Limited numbers. Registration essential.

 

Made By Hand: Wallam wildflowers dry-point etching workshop

In this workshop participants will create dry-point etchings (with chine colle) and bring the wallum to life through printmaking. Participants can respond to the works of Kathleen McArthur and the wallum wildflowers with images provided or bring and make their own. 

Location Dates and Time Cost Registration
Caloundra Regional Gallery Monday 14 June, 10.00 am – 1.00 pm $25 Register

All materials supplied.Limited numbers. Registration essential.

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