Monthly Pastel and Sketchbook Workshops
1 Day Pastel Master Classes
Small group classes, held in Amanda’s private Studio in
A regular Pastel class; a full day once a month
May 25th: Pastel 101
Suitable for beginners and Intermediate. A series of exercises followed by free play to get you started or get you out of a rut!
June 22nd: Land and Sky
Looking at these major elements of the landscape and how to portray them in pastel.
Using your own reference material.
July 27th: Rocks and Trees
An in depth look at how to paint these major elements of the landscape. Using your own reference material.
August 24th: Water
The principles of painting convincing water, Rivers lakes and streams in pastel. Using your own reference material. SOLD OUT
September 28th: Seascapes
The principles of painting wonderful seascapes pastel. Using your own reference material.
October 19th: Underpainting and Paper Manipulation
In this exciting workshop we will look at a variety of different ways to use underpainting to enhance and add another dimension to our pastel work.
November 30th: Florals
Learn to create beautiful floral studies in Pastel.
Please contact me here if you would like further information on these workshops. Accommodation can be arranged for individuals or groups coming to Murrumbateman. one Day Workshops $150, A non refundable deposit of $50 is required at time of booking. Dates may be subject to change.
Monthly Sketchbook Workshops (1 and 2 Day)
Sketchbook workshops will begin in Amanda's studio with lessons on techniques and continue in the field, weather permitting.
Sketchbook making Limited places
1 day workshop making your own beautiful Toned Sketchbook from scratch. Please let me know if you are interested in this workshop as I schedule them when I have an interested group. Contact me HERE
August 2nd or 3rd TBA: Fireside Still Life:
Still Life, Ink and Watercolour. Murrumbateman Winery Event. Contact HERE for more details
August 11th: Pen / Ink and Shades of Grey Sketchbook Workshop
1 day sketchbook workshop, using a variety of media for beautiful tonal studies.
September 1st: Line and Wash/Watercolour Sketchbook Workshop
1 day sketchbook workshop learning the basic techniques of Line and Wash and Watercolour.
October 13th: Tonal Sketchbook techniques workshop
1 day sketchbook workshop examining mixed media techniques in a "Toned Sketchbook"
(paper other than white).
November 23rd & 24th : 2 Day Plein Air Sketchbook Workshop, Tumut, NSW
2 day Plein air sketchbook workshop - In the Beautiful Tumut Valley sketching River Gums, Rivers and Streams, Stunning scenery.
Arrange your own accommodation.
Please contact me here if you would like further information on these workshops. Accommodation can be arranged for individuals or groups coming to Murrumbateman . Out of Area workshop accommodation is your responsibility. a list of recommended places to stay can be supplied. Dates may be subject to change. one Day Workshops $150, 2 Day workshops are $300, A non refundable deposit of $50 for one day workshops and $100 for two day workshops is required at time of booking