Start 2010 with art
  • Wednesday 20 January 2010

Start 2010 with a series of introductory art workshops taught by popular local artist and teacher Noel Thomas.

Each of three workshops focuses on a different skill and will cover drawing, perspective and composition.

  • Workshop 1: Yes, You CAN Draw!
    Tuesday 9 February, 9.30 am – 12.30 pm
    This workshop is intended primarily for beginners and others with some experience wishing some formal instruction and will cover how to use line, shape, value, texture and form and includes useful tips to help you 'see' the way an artist does.
  • Workshop 2: All about Perspective
    Tuesday 16 February, 9.30 am – 12.30 pm
    This introductory workshop covers the theory of linear and aerial perspective and includes practical exercises and examples to help you master the skill.
  • Workshop 3: How to put a Good Composition Together
    Tuesday 23 Feb, 9.30 am – 12.30 pm
    Beginners and intermediate artists. It covers structure, the principles of design and how not to lose your way, with some useful rules of thumb.

The workshops will be held at Caloundra Regional Art Gallery (CRAG) and each costs $30 per person, $25 for CRAG Volunteers, Friends, Members or Seniors.

Numbers are limited and bookings are essential. Phone CRAG 5420 8299 or email artgallery@sunshinecoast.qld.gov.au to reserve your place in one or all of the classes and to obtain a materials list.

For more information contact Noel Thomas 5492 2562 or nodothomas@yahoo.com.au