Did you know that Finite Gallery also hosts Arty Parties?
PARTIES CAN BE TAILORED TO YOUR INDIVIDUAL REQUIREMENTS!
Choose the activity for your party from an extensive list or discuss your interests with Leslie to tailor a party just for you.
All Arty Party activities are planned for 90 minutes duration unless otherwise arranged. Total party time 2 hours.
Maximum of 10 participants. Minimum age 6 years. No maximum age! Great for birthdays, corporate events, hens nights and more.
Talk to Leslie to discuss your next party.
Tuesday, July 28th, 2020, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Have you ever wondered how to:
- Move forward with your paintings?
- How to develop new imagery?
- Create interest through your colour palette?
- Or simply how to paint?
Then come along to Finite Gallery each Tuesday, 10:00am till 1:00pm, and be guided by the experienced and knowledgeable John Morris.
With over twenty years teaching experience at Newcastle Art School, John can help you find new directions, inspiration and techniques.
BOOKING ESSENTIAL to ensure social distancing
The cost is $200 for 4 weeks, and some materials will be required. (A list of materials will be provided on booking.)
Casual attendance is also available. Bring along your “challenge” and get some expert advice. Booking is essential to ensure available place. Cost: $60 per lesson
Tuesday, October 13th, 2020, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Friday, December 18th, 2020, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
During the weekly art classes the children are introduced to a variety of media and techniques including painting, drawing, print making, sculpture and clay. By providing them with knowledge of materials and techniques, they are more able to make choices in ways to express their own creative ideas.
The language of art is also introduced through looking at work in the gallery and in the gallery library. By talking about styles, techniques and subject matter, the children are better able to convey their thoughts and feelings about their own work and the work of others.
All classes are for children aged 6+ years.
Tuesdays: 4 – 5.30pm
Wednesday: 4 – 5.30pm
Friday: 4 – 5.30pm
Cost: $180/ 10 week term. All materials are provided.
A deposit of $40 will secure your place. The balance is due at the start of term.
Creative Kids Vouchers may be used as part payment.
Tuesday, October 13th, 2020, 6:30pm - 9:00pm
- Have you always wanted to try your hand at painting?
- Perhaps you have been teaching yourself to paint, but are not sure what to do next?
- Maybe you would just like to join a group to paint and meet other like-minded people?
If you answered YES to any of these questions, then this might be the class for you!
Each week, Leslie will offer advice and gentle encouragement to help you realise your creative goals. Bring your paints, brushes and surface to paint on.
The kettle will be on for a cuppa and a biscuit!
Cost: $175 for 4 weeks
$50/week casual. (Please let me know you are coming so I can have a work station ready for you.)
Friday, October 16th, 2020, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Through a number of exercises, students will be guided in the use of materials, learn about the importance of line, contour, mark making and tone, and be introduced to the principles of perspective.
This is an opportunity not to be missed!
Cost: $200 / 4 weeks. This class may be extended if there is sufficient interest.
Material list will be provided on booking.
Booking essential as numbers are limited to ensure social distancing.
Saturday, November 21st, 2020, 10:00am - 3:30pm
Create your own printed textile items to give as gifts or keep for your own use. Learn how to block print and stencil fabric and create two fabulous tea towels (or one tea towel and a bag). Fabric printing can be used for a range of items such as napkins, aprons, runners, used for applique, furoshiki wrapping cloths, quilting projects or hanging art pieces.
During the workshop you can use a range of pre-cut stencils and lino blocks to create your own personalised items. If you have stencils or lino blocks you’ve created before you can use these or you can cut your own stencil to print and/or combine with the ones available.
Slow down and enjoy creating items yourself that are printed by hand – sure to be treasured far more than mass-produced ones and you’ll have the pleasure of knowing that you created them yourself.
Booking is Essential.
Cost: $100 includes material fee.
Please bring your own lunch (there is a fridge but no re-heating facility). Food may be pre-ordered from the local Cafe or Take-away.
Please do not attend the workshop if you are feeling unwell. Temperature checks will be done on arrival. Social distancing measures will be in place. Please bring a mask.