MTAS Pastel Workshop with Greg Hansell – Sunday, 2nd May 2021

MTAS Pastel Workshop with Greg Hansell – Sunday, 2nd May 2021

Greg Hansell – Pastel Workshop Sunday, 2nd May 2021    The Macquarie Towns Arts Society has a workshop with Greg Hansell on 2nd May for Pastel, 10am – 4pm. Book in to learn from Greg’s wonderful skills with Pastels. His own hand made pastels will feature in this workshop. Greg’s broad experience over many years always brings much insight and expertise in relation to composition, perspective and the use of the pastel medium. In the morning Greg plans for the group to do a still life inside the Stan Steven’s studio to get started, and then weather permitting, in the

New Tie Dye a T-Shirt (BYO T-Shirt) Workshop – Thurs 15th April

New Tie Dye a T-Shirt (BYO T-Shirt) Workshop – Thurs 15th April

New Tie Dye Workshop Thurs, 15th April Due to popular demand MTAS has put another Tie Dye workshop on for the School Holiday Workshop Program these holidays next Thursday morning 10am – 12nn, 15th April. Don’t forget to bring your own t-shirt and come and join the fun for kids 5-15 years! We still have some space in our other workshops too this week so check out the full program on our home page And book in for some School Holiday Fun! Call Deidre for more info and to book on 0412 979 731

New Resin Jewellery Workshop – Saturday, 5th June

New Resin Jewellery Workshop – Saturday, 5th June

Resin Jewellery Workshop Saturday, 5th June 2021 We have a new Resin Jewellery Workshop on 5th June! Learn to make your own resin jewellery and create a unique piece for yourself or give it as a beautiful gift! In this workshop you will learn resin casting techniques to create pendants, brooches, beads and bangles. You will learn how to use different tools, jewellery moulds, resin recipes, how to embed interesting objects such as dried flowers and how to present it as a jewellery item.   Take home 4 pieces of your very own unique resin jewellery or give away as gifts

Royal Easter Show 2021 Results

Royal Easter Show 2021 Results

The Royal Easter show is on! Congratulations to Deidre for Highly Commended in 2 Art Sections This Royal Easter Show is on again until 12th April and we send Congratulations to all winners, especially Deidre for two Highly Commended Awards this year! CLASS: 1 – Rural Subject and/or Landscape Painting Highly Commended – DEIDRE MORRISON – “The Gross River, Yarramundi”   CLASS: 9 – Miniature Art. Framed. Painted, drawn or original print on any surface Highly Commended – DEIDRE MORRISON – “Sunny Hawkesbury Hills”   Here are Deidre’s other works entered at the Show:   You can view Deidre’s works

The MC College Term 2 Catalogue is out now

The MC College Term 2 Catalogue is out now

The Macquarie Community College helps us advertise our classes and workshops. The College offers a wide range of courses in addition to Art in many different locations. Check out their new brochure online and their website here www.macquarie.nsw.edu.au Click here to view the MCC Term 2 catalogue and book your classes. Our 2021 Term 2 classes include: Oil Painting: Monday, 26th April – 21st June, 12:30pm – 2:30pm Wednesday, 28th April – 16th June, 6:30pm – 8:30pm Watercolour Painting: Tuesday, 27th April – 15th June, 10:00am – 12:00pm Drawing with Pastels: Wednesday, 28th April – 16th June, 10:00am – 12:00pm  Modern

New Resin Workshop – Saturday, 15th May 2021

New Resin Workshop – Saturday, 15th May 2021

We have a new Resin Art Workshop on Saturday, 15th May 2021 Come and join us on Saturday, 15th May for a fun-filled day doing Resin Art. Limited to 8 students. Social distancing and Covid safe practices will be followed.  In this workshop, you will be introduced to different basic techniques of using, mixing and colouring resin to produce gorgeous, glossy, flowing designs.  The medium is safe and easy to use, wonderfully creative art to get amazing results every time. Resin can also be used to enhance and decorate many different surfaces and items such as art canvases, cheese boards,

New Acrylic Pouring Introduction Workshop – Saturday, 1st May 2021

New Acrylic Pouring Introduction Workshop – Saturday, 1st May 2021

Acrylic Pouring Introduction Workshop on Saturday, 1st May 2021 Join us for another fun-filled hands-on workshop. Limited to 8 students. Covid safe practices will be followed. The technique of acrylic pouring is very unique and it will leave you with one of a kind results. No two artworks will ever be the same.   In this class, you will learn how to combine acrylic paint and be able to watch the cells on your masterpiece come to life.  You will explore the fun and very addictive techniques of ‘dirty pours’, ‘flip cups’ and ‘puddle pours’. All Materials Supplied. Enrol today

Art Entries for Hawkesbury Show close 29th March

Art Entries for Hawkesbury Show close 29th March

Reminder: Art Entries for Hawkesbury Show close 29th March   Reminding all that the entries for the Hawkesbury Show need to be in by 29th March. You can pick up your Show Schedule at many places around town including Richmond Art Supplies or access the online resources on their site www.hawkesburyshowground.com.au Note the below dates: Art Entries Close: By post MONDAY, 29th March by 4.00pm. Entry forms can be lodged at the Show Office, or posted to P.O. Box 382, Richmond NSW 2753 Art Entries Online: MONDAY, 29th March by 4.00pm The Art Schedule PDF is here: Hawkesbury Show Entry Schedules And the

MTAS Kids School Holiday Workshops – April Easter Holiday 2021

MTAS Kids School Holiday Workshops – April Easter Holiday 2021

The Macquarie Towns Arts Society Kids School Holiday Workshops are coming up again for the Easter School Holidays! From 6th – 16th April 2021 For 5-15yr olds Limit of 12 students per workshop. CovidSafe practices and distancing rules will apply.   Cost: $15 per 2hr workshop per child; all equipment supplied. Venue: Richmond Art Supplies, Shop 1, 328 Windsor St, Richmond (next to Brynorms) Bookings Essential: phone Deidre 0412 979 731  

Reminder: Acrylic Pouring Introduction Workshop – Saturday, 6th March 2021

Reminder: Acrylic Pouring Introduction Workshop – Saturday, 6th March 2021

Reminder: Acrylic Pouring Introduction Workshop Tomorrow Saturday, 6th March 2021 We still have a few places left for our Acrylic Pouring Workshop tomorrow! Join us for a fun-filled hands-on workshop. Limited to 8 students. Covid safe practices will be followed. The technique of acrylic pouring is very unique and it will leave you with one of a kind results. No two artworks will ever be the same.   In this class, you will learn how to combine acrylic paint and be able to watch the cells on your masterpiece come to life.  You will explore the fun and very addictive