What to bring:
· 6B pencil, pencil sharpener, pencil eraser
· willow charcoal
· cotton rag
· fixative spray
· chalk/soft pastels (black, white, terra cotta, ochre, brown, mid grey, really light grey, other colours optional)
· cartridge paper sketch book, watercolour pad
· 250ml black drawing ink
· 2 water containers, 2x1.5 - 2cm brushes
· camera (optional)
· outdoor clothing (check forecast)
· folding chair or stool
· small drawing board to balance on lap, ground or fence
Days 2 & 3:
Bring the above-mentioned art materials and the following materials:
· paper stump, masking tape, scissors
· 1 sheet Kraft card, heavy duty drawing paper that will take dry and wet media
· collage materials
· photographs taken on day 1, drawings from day 1 or pet research materials.
Materials fee: Access to animals fee is included in cost.
Do not attend the studio if you are sick or unwell. If you are required to cancel at the last minute due to illness that you suspect may be COVID 19-related, a full refund will be given.
Wash your hands thoroughly with soap (most effective) or use hand sanitiser on entry.
Maximum of 9 persons in the studio at any one time, plus one tutor.
Observe social distancing: 1.5m distance and 4m2 area in general, around each person. No sharing of tables. Stand back for demonstrations!
Worktables, easels and all studio equipment are to be cleaned with disinfectant before and after use, with disinfectant and paper towels supplied.
Bring your own food and drinks including hot water, crockery, cutlery etc. The kitchen is closed! (There are many cafes close to the studio if you would rather get some takeaway).
Sign the register of attendance each day of the workshop; by doing so you agree that the you are well, have not travelled overseas in the previous 14 days, have not knowingly been in contact with a person infected with Covid-19 in the previous 14 days, etc. Please read the declaration in the book.
These are new processes and procedures for us all to get used to, but they need to be followed strictly for the best protection of the health of all.
About the tutor
Pam Vaughan’s three decades of exhibiting include being a finalist in the Sulman and Dobell Prizes at the Art Gallery of NSW, and winning a national printmaking award. Focusing mainly on drawing and printmaking, she also explores painting and sculpture. Her subject matter includes an ongoing love of animals, an exploration of dreams & the subconscious and a recent challenge of making a response to the Blue Mountains landscape. With post-graduate qualifications in studio practice and education she has teaching experience in the community, school and tertiary sectors – most recently with the National Art School. She also has had collaborations with The Art Gallery of NSW, Taronga Zoo, The Australian Museum & the S.H. Irvin Gallery. Her latest studio endeavour was a group project, ‘Birdland’, which included exhibitions at the Mount Victoria Museum and the Blue Mountains Heritage Centre.
THERE IS A LIMIT OF 8 PARTICIPANTS.
ONLY PAID APPLICATIONS RECEIVED ON THIS FORM WILL BE ACCEPTED BUT VACANCIES MAY BE FILLED AFTER THE CLOSING DATE AT BAS' DISCRETION.
WORKSHOP PLACES WILL BE ALLOCATED ON A FIRST COME, FIRST SERVED BASIS.
UNLESS COVID RELATED NO REFUNDS WILL BE GIVEN FOR CANCELLATIONS MADE AFTER THE CLOSING DATE, OR FOR ABSENCE FROM ALL OR PART OF THE WORKSHOP. WORKSHOPS MAY BE CANCELLED IF NUMBERS ARE INSUFFICIENT.
For more information contact firstname.lastname@example.org
or Constance Ellwood on 0418226173