Explore your creativity with a range of art classes and courses at the New England Regional Art Museum.
NERAM’s 2017 Art Classes will be held in the Packsaddle Studio during school terms.
Places will fill quickly and space is limited therefore it is suggested that you book in early.
CHILDREN’S ART CLASSES
2017 Term 4
TUESDAYS AND THURSDAYS
ADVENTURES IN ART : After school art classes with Del Bernett
ADVENTURES in ART is a stimulating weekly class for kids aged 8 and up, who enjoy making art.
Age: minimum age 8 years old
TUESDAY CLASS – 10 October to 5 December 2017
THURSDAY CLASS – 12 October to 7 December 2017
Time: 4:00 – 5:15 pm
Participants are encouraged to express their creativity in an individual way as they try new possibilities in drawing and painting, printmaking and sculpture. Some exhibition visits are also included – these often provide inspiration for a particular way of working. Del Bernett is a qualified artist and educator who is passionate about helping both adults and children to learn about art, and to enjoy the experience of creating their own works.
- $180 per student (all materials supplied)
Maximum class size: 12
TERM 4 PROGRAM DETAILS YET TO BE ADVISED.
BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL: Please contact the class teacher Del Bernett directly to book a place, phone 0428 377 268 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
ADULT ART CLASSES
2017 Term 4
Drawing/Painting/Mixed Media with Kerry Gulliver
Spend the mornings in the galleries being inspired by, and drawing directly from the works on display. Afternoons will be in the Packsaddle Studio looking at different drawing styles and techniques, creating some more completed works based on work done in the gallery using drawing techniques painting and mixed media.
The course is open to all skill levels and will allow for personal expression.
Days: Tuesday 10th October 2017 to Tuesday 12th December 2017
Time: 10.00am – 3.00pm
Kerry Gulliver is a skilled artist and educator who has exhibited regularly in Armidale, Sydney and Tamworth. She has trained in visual arts, animation, colour theory and graphic design and works regularly with community and other groups to run a range of art courses.
- Friends of NERAM members $210
- Other $220
Term 4 Program to be advised
For more information, call Sarita Dutoit at NERAM 02 6772 5255 or email: email@example.com
BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL: Click here to book.
Advanced Painting with Ross Laurie
Experienced painters use this class to carry on with their studio practice. Participants will receive constant feedback, and at the end of each day be part of a group critique. For new or less experienced students the class is more structured and advances many of the basic principles and more. Subjects include still life, portraiture, self-portraiture, landscape and figure painting. The history of painting & painters are part of general discussions.
Days: NOW ON FRIDAYS – Start Friday 13th October to Friday 15th December 2017
Time: 9.30am – 3.30pm
Location: NERAM – Packsaddle studio (rear of Gallery)
Walcha artist Ross Laurie has exhibited around Australia in public and commercial galleries. In 2015 he won the Paddington Art Prize and his work has been hung in the Wynne Prize and the Dobell Prize for Drawing (both at the Art Gallery of NSW). He is represented by King Street Gallery in Sydney.
- Friends of NERAM members $265
- Other $275
For more information: click here.
BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL: Click here to book.
Please note: attendees from Term 1, Term 2 and Term 3 2017 have first option to book this class.
This class is usually at capacity – if you have not attended recently please contact NERAM for further information.
Art for adults with Del Bernett
A weekly class for adults accommodating all levels of experience of making art. This class offers a variety of drawing, painting and printmaking experiences for adults at all levels, beginner to experienced. Clear explanations of concepts are given and new techniques are demonstrated. Individual attention in a supportive atmosphere will help students achieve their artistic goals.
Days: Saturdays (21st October – 9th December 2017)
Time: 1:30 – 4:30 pm
Del Bernett is a qualified artist and educator who is passionate about helping both adults and children to learn about art, and to enjoy the experience of creating their own works.
- $220 per student (bring your own materials)
Term 4 Program yet to be advised.
Maximum class size: 14
BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL: please contact the class teacher Del Bernett directly to book a place, phone 0428 377 268 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Life Drawing with Robyn Jackson
Come join this friendly group of artists for a relaxing and enjoyable afternoon of drawing. All you need to bring are the materials you would like to use. No tuition is provided but artists are willing to help new comers if needed.
Dates: First and second Sunday of the month
Robyn Jackson is a figurative artist with a background in fashion who has had solo exhibitions at the New England Regional Art Museum and Gallery 126 in Armidale.
- $20 per session – just drop-in. Bring cash to pay teacher.
Click here to join the life drawing group email list to receive reminders each month and information on the model.
Terms and conditions (including Refund Policy) can be downloaded here.