We offer a range of workshops open to members and non-members. See program for details and locations.
Please read instructions carefully for registration procedures.

  • Art Folios and handmade books with tutor Jan Houghton

Friday, Saturday, 1, 2 February [optional 1 or 2 days] 
Venue: 31 Fernbourne Rd, Wellington Point
This workshop will have 2 main components using both handmade and commercially   available paper with surface treatments suitable for the beginner or the more advanced participant.
Everyone will leave with several books suitable for an art journal, travel diary, photo album, birthdays, recipes etc and an art folio covered and lined with speciality paper.
The techniques used will allow the participants to continue in their own studio.
9.30 am — 4.30 pm 

All skill levels

  • Conservation of works on paper for botanical artists with Conservator, Caroline O’Rorke

Sunday 17 March
Venue: Wellers Hill Art Hub, 140 Weller Rd, Tarragindi
9.30 am—2 pm
Preventative conservation is the key to preserving works of art. This workshop will outline methods to consider - from the creation of your work through to storage, framing and display. Students will learn conservation techniques to mount one of their artworks. Handouts will cover the basics and identify key resources for further research.

All skill levels

  • Specimen selection, preparation and botanical illustration with tutor Nita C Lester

Sunday 24 March
Venue: Wynnum Manly Arts, Florence St, Wynnum
9.30 am—4.30 pm
Using your own sketch images and designs, you will be introduced to the basics of the printmaking technique, drypoint engraving. On day 1, you will be learning, engraving and practising. By day 2, you will be producing your own prints. Price for the workshop includes a kit containing all necessary materials for each participant as well as the use of shared group materials and the printing press.

All skill levels 

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