In collaboration with Centennial Park the Park Arts program is a series of workshops held in Centennial Park with our artist educators to show you how to improve your skills in capturing the beautiful Parklands.
Drawing from Nature with Gria Shead
Sunday 30 June 10am until Midday 2019
Join the artists from WWAS for an afternoon of Plein-Air drawing. This class will introduce you to Plein-Air-drawing – learn how to watch the beauty of nature unfold and to capture it on paper. The first in this series will be taught by award winning artists from the WWAS.
Coffee, tea, pastries and all materials included. Feel free to bring your own drawing supplies and paper if desired.
This class will be taught by Gria Shead.
(Coffee, tea, pastries and all materials included. Feel free to bring your own drawing supplies and paper if desired.)
Watercolours in the Park with Tanya Baily
Sunday 28 July 10am until Midday 2019
The first in this series will be taught by award winning Watercolour artist Tanya Baily from the Waverley Woollahra Art School.
In this painting class you will learn tips and techniques for working Plein-Air in Watercolour – the emphasis is on capturing light and mood, and on depicting the essence of a subject in the minimum of time. Ideal for beginners and great practice for those more experienced.
Centennial Park presents this art program in collaboration with Waverley Woollahra Art School. These fun and fast moving workshops are hosted by the artist educators from WWAS, in a range of drawing and painting media. You will learn skills and develop your practice as you capture the beautiful Parklands.
(Coffee, tea, pastries and all materials included. Feel free to bring your own materials if you prefer.)
Sketching with Richard Byrnes
Sunday 25 August 10am until Midday 2019
Learn how your sketchbook can capture observations using a combination of pen, coloured pencil and watercolour wash. You can draw anything from from garden perspectives to sketching people!
Richard Byrnes will show you how to use the three media in combination to create vibrant depictions of the gardens.
Suitable for artists of any level – beginners welcome.
Complimentary tea and coffee included. Bring along your own sketch pad.