Embrace the immediacy of art making in nature en plein air. Be inspired by the Lake Mac location and learn how to construct a quick sketch, working through to a finished work.. Michelle will guide you through a session of drawing nature from life. Charcoal, graphite or a splash of colour with watercolour or gouache. Working with your materials of choice, you'll learn how to construct a quick sketch, working through to a finished considered work. Whether you prefer a realism approach or a loose abstracted style, you will learn how to get the most from your drawing by learning how to 'see' the world around you. This class is suitable for the beginner or experienced artist, your personal tuition will be tailored to the skills of each student.
Students are to supply their own materials, a list will be provided upon booking.
4.5 hr one day workshop - 9.00am - 1.30pm
Drawing from Nature En Plein Air Workshop:
Secret location! To be revealed within 2 weeks of the workshop commencing. Located within 30 mins of Newcastle in the Lake Macquarie region.
ABOUT YOUR TUTOR
Michelle is an experienced artist, a graduate of UNSW Art & Design School in Sydney. Her fascination with colour, textiles, painting & drawing, and love for plants has been combined in her continued study and exploration of these mediums. She works en plein air and in the studio, exhibiting her work regularly in Newcastle and Sydney.