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Landscape painting by Kate Leslie
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As We Are : Online Art Workshop Series

As We Are invites our artists to participate in one of our 2 x 6-week Online Art Workshops seriesLandscape Painting and Drawing. Each workshop will be 1.5 hours long, held weekly, and facilitated by talented local WA artists Kate Leslie and Natalie Scholtz.  Each of the two series will be small with a maximum of ten participating artists, to generate an engaging, community atmosphere just like in-person art workshops!

LANDSCAPE PAINTING with Kate Leslie, 10 – 11.30am Tuesday’s 21st April – 26th May 2020

Rule of Thirds   *   Dreamscapes * Patterns in Landscape * Plein Air (Backyard Painting) * Warm & Cool Colours

DRAWING with Natalie Scholtz, 10 – 11.30am Wednesday’s 22nd April – 27th May 2020

Still Life   *   Pattern-Making * Shadow, Tone and Weight * Expressionism   *   Portrait * Balance & Texture

Cost: $90 per artist per 6-week series (i.e. $15 per workshop) 

The workshops will be held online via Zoom, a free easy-to-use video communication platform which you can easily download from the internet to your computer / tablet / smart phone /smart TV (with webcam). Instructions on use will be provided upon registration, as well as a basic art materials list. 

The art workshops are being held in response to the cancellation of many art partnerships and workshops for As We Are artists due to the COVID-19 pandemic. We want to ensure that our artists continue to have access to both creativity and community. If there is ongoing interest from artists, As We Are will continue the online workshops for the foreseeable future.

For more information about the artists as well as to download a registration form please click here.

Places are limited, registration is on a first-in, first-serve basis.  Please email your completed registration form along with payment to Susie Waller, As We Are Coordinator to coordinator@asweare.com.au For further information please call Susie on 0429 605 543

Artwork: Kate Leslie