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 3
TUESDAYS AND THURSDAYS
ADVENTURES IN ART : AFTER SCHOOL ART CLASSES WITH DEL BERNETTADVENTURES in ART is a stimulating weekly class for kids aged 8 and up, who enjoy making art. Age: minimum age 8 years old Days: TUESDAY CLASS – 25 July to 19 Sept 2017 THURSDAY CLASS – 27 July to 21 Sept 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. Cost:
- $170 per student (all materials supplied)
ADULT ART CLASSES
2017 TERM 3
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 18th July 2017 to Tuesday 19th September 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. Cost:
- Friends of NERAM members $210
- Other $220
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 21st July to Friday 22nd September 2017 Time: 9.30 – 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. Cost:
- Friends of NERAM members $265
- Other $275
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 (29 July – 16 Sept 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. Cost:
- $210 per student (bring your own materials)
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 Time: 1-4pm 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. Cost:
- $20 per session – just drop-in. Bring cash to pay teacher.
Terms and conditions (including Refund Policy) can be downloaded here.