The dates are yet to be set for the following workshops, but if you don’t want to miss a spot, please register your interest now!
Joerg Lehmann – Portrait Photography DATE SET: 20th May
Joerg Lehmann – Photographing the Figure in a Landscape
Rachel Milne – Figurative Painting DATE SET: 27th May – BOOKED OUT
Rachel Milne – Still Life Painting
Lezlie Tilley – Experimental Drawing DATE SET: 2nd & 3rd June
Register by emailing [email protected] or by calling Leslie at the gallery on 0419471660.
Did you Know that Finite Gallery also holds Arty Parties for all ages?
Not Arty? No worries! You will be given gentle tuition by an experienced artist so that everyone goes home with a result.
We provide all the art materials – you bring along your chosen food and beverages and a sense of adventure.
A great way to celebrate a Hen’s Night, Birthday, Retirement, or just fun get-together with friends or work colleagues.
Call Leslie to discuss your requirements.
Join us each Tuesday for a painting class with John Morris.
This class offers guidance with acrylic and oil painting techniques for beginners to the more advanced.
Bring your own painting materials. Easels provided.
Cost: $400 for 8 weeks $200 for 4 weeks or $60/ week casual attendance.
Booking essential as numbers are limited.
For casual attendees – Please advise Leslie of your intention to attend so a painting station can be set up for you.
Wednesday, May 9th, 2018, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Wednesday, June 27th, 2018, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Join us for a weekly class with prize winning artist, Lezlie tilley.
Lezlie has a range of skills using various materials to create her artworks. She is known for her unique drawings, incorporation of found materials, use of unconventional materials and the use of colour as a major element in her refined paintings.
This is an opportunity not to be missed!
Bring your own materials. Easels and tables provided.
Cost: $400 for 8 weeks or $60/ week casual attendance.
Booking essential as numbers are limited.
For casual attendees – Please advise Leslie of your intention to attend so a station can be set up for you.
Saturday, June 2nd, 2018, 10:00am - 3:30pm
Sunday, June 3rd, 2018, 10:00am - 3:30pm
What constitutes a drawing? Can a drawing be created with 3-D materials or different mediums? Will it last centuries or is it ephemeral? Can it stand alone as an artwork?
This workshop is useful to anyone who would like to try out new and different techniques to produce contemporary experimental drawings through a range of alternate methods and mediums.
Suitable for students who have some basic skills or the raw beginner with an adventurous heart.
Saturday, June 16th, 2018, 10:00am - 3:30pm
Exploring the various materials & techniques that make charcoal an exciting and forgiving medium, this 1 day workshop will quickly help you understand and hone your charcoal skills. Each student will work on a project of their choosing, with assistance all the way, to ‘see’ and translate through the medium into the finished work.
Project options include human or animal portraiture. BYO images or choose one from the many that Karen will have available. Guidance as you select, compose & execute your project.
- Please be aware that that charcoal dust may be an irritant to some people and you will be required to follow safety procedures shown to you for your own & fellow students safety. Please do not enrol if you have a dust allergy.
Cost: $100 includes lunch*. Some material required. List available on booking.
*Please advise Leslie of any food allergies or restrictions.
Sunday, June 24th, 2018, 10:00am - 3:30pm
Would you like to learn how to take photos in a studio setting and possibly how to setup your own studio without spending a fortune? Come and join internationally award winning photographer Joerg Lehmann to learn more about studio lighting and how to photograph a model!
We will start with an interactive lecture where we will discuss the fundamentals of studio lighting and explore different lights and light modifiers hands on. After lunch we will setup the lights in the gallery and photograph our model including available art pieces into our images.
Finally we will review images taken on the day, and Joerg will be available to provide feedback to your images.
Cost: $110 includes model fee and lunch
Bring your own camera and tripod (if you have one)