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State Winner for 'Building Communities' in the Telstra Best of Business Awards 2024; State Winner for 'Promoting Sustainability' in the Telstra Best of Business Awards 2022
State Winner for 'Building Communities' in the Telstra Best of Business Awards 2024; State Winner for 'Promoting Sustainability' in the Telstra Best of Business Awards 2022

24 July - 7 August, Callistemons in Acrylics - with Fiona Boxall

Original price $270.00 - Original price $270.00
Original price
$270.00 - $270.00
Current price $270.00

Learn all about painting flowers in acrylics as a medium for nature-inspired art!

About the Course:
If you’ve never tried painting flowers in acrylics, but love the effect of big, eye-catching florals, this is the course for you. In this class you will learn to paint a large acrylic of callistemons. You will be guided through the process of using acrylic paints step by step and by the end of the course, you will have a completed painting as well as the skills to undertake your own, original compositions.

Dates: 24 July - 7 August 2024
Times: Wednesdays, 6.00pm - 8.30pm
Location: NatureArt Lab, M16 Artspace, 21 Blaxland Crescent, Griffith

Learning Outcomes:

  • Knowledge and understanding of acrylic paints and how to use them
  • An understanding of the steps required to produce a floral acrylic painting.
  • Demonstrated understanding of how to approach and develop a large-format acrylic painting.

Level of experience
Suitable for students from beginners through to intermediate students who wish to develop their painting and composition skills.

Pre-requisites: This course is suitable for 16+ beginners with little to no drawing experience, or for those wishing to build on the foundations of their drawing using the taught techniques.

Materials:  A list of materials will be sent upon enrolment.  Please check your JUNK and SPAM folders if you haven't seen this email within 2 days.

About the tutor:
Dr. Fiona Boxall is a Canberra based artist, journaler and writer. She is passionate about the natural world and her work and journaling allows her to focus on this. She teaches our Introduction to Drawing One evening classes and loves nothing more than helping her students develop their own drawing style and compositions. She works in a variety of media and is constantly expanding and developing her approach.

NatureArt Lab Awards:

  • 2022, Telstra Best of Business Award Winner for Promoting Sustainability, ACT
  • 2024, Telstra Best of Business Award Winner for Building Communities, ACT

Image credit: Callistemons in a jar, 2022, Fiona Boxall.

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