What to bring:
Any dry or wet media of your choice: for example, pencil, charcoal, graphite, conte, acrylic, watercolour, pastels, etc. (No oil paints please).
Supports of your choice: for example, heavy weight Kraft paper (190 gsm), other drawing paper, cardboard, canvas board, canvas, etc.
Reference material: for example, a selection of images: of places (landscapes, interiors, buildings, etc.); and of objects of relevance to you. These can be incorporated into your finished work. Magazines, photographs may be used.
Other (optional): scissors, glue stick, eraser.
NB. Fee includes model costs.
About the tutor
Anthony Cahill is a painter and drawer (draftsman) whose work blurs the line between realism and abstraction. His practice is concerned with and informed by notions of the absurd/surrealism in which chance and automatism are employed in the composition of images.
Anthony teaches at the National Art School, has an MFA and is represented by Project 90 Gallery Sydney, Weswal Gallery, Tamworth and Cross Gallery, Bundaberg.
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.
For more information contact firstname.lastname@example.org
or Constance Ellwood on 0418226173