Workshops

Featured Workshops

Jul 21, 2018Jul 28, 2018

Producing Public Art | Byron Bay

Taking place at Byron Community College, this is a course is for artists & sculptors who wish to take their work to the public realm. Two Saturdays with Suvira McDonald and Joey Ruigrok introduce this process and language required for this work

Jul 21, 2018Jul 22, 2018

Masque Expressif

'Masque Expressif' Workshop Tour is coming to Byron Bay. In this weekend workshop the expressive mask is used as a powerful tool for the actor to discover the potential of their body and its creative expression.

Aug 5, 2018

Silversmithing | Earring Workshop

Delve into your creativity, utilise silversmithing hand tools and techniques and by completion of the workshop you will hold in your dirty but proud hands a unique pair of earrings designed and handcrafted by you.

Aug 27, 2018Aug 31, 2018

Woodcarving & Sculpture Class

Enjoy learning the joys of woodcarving & sculpture from Grant Vaughan, a wood artist with over 30 years experience. The classes are held in Grant’s studio, situated on 85 acres of tranquil bushland15 km north west of Lismore.

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Feb 2, 2017Dec 27, 2018

Lismore Life Drawing Group

Enjoy a variety of poses, different live models each week, music, and tea in a relaxed studio environment. Thursdays @ 6.30pm, North Lismore, $15 ($12 concession). Contact Damien for more info 0425 398 743 or [email protected]

Feb 27, 2017Dec 17, 2018

Acting Workshops | Drill Hall Theatre Co

Workshops run 6:30pm to 8:30pm at The Drill Hall Mullumbimby Monday evenings. All interested actors are welcome to come along on any Monday and no previous acting experience is necessary. For info: Mike 6684 4886 or email [email protected]

Feb 5, 2018Dec 4, 2018

Certificate III in Visual Arts

This year-long course at Byron Community College is perfect for students ready to take their visual arts practice to the next level. Learn art skills, art history and design processes to develop yourself as an artist. Austudy Approved.

Feb 26, 2018Dec 4, 2018

Certificate IV in Visual Arts

The Certificate IV in Visual Arts (CUA41315) at the Byron Community College is a year-long course for people working at a pre-professional level with foundation skills or experience in studio practice. This course is Austudy Approved.

Jul 21, 2018Jul 28, 2018

Producing Public Art | Byron Bay

Taking place at Byron Community College, this is a course is for artists & sculptors who wish to take their work to the public realm. Two Saturdays with Suvira McDonald and Joey Ruigrok introduce this process and language required for this work

Jul 21, 2018Jul 22, 2018

Masque Expressif

'Masque Expressif' Workshop Tour is coming to Byron Bay. In this weekend workshop the expressive mask is used as a powerful tool for the actor to discover the potential of their body and its creative expression.

Jul 25, 2018Sep 26, 2018

Young Upstarts

Do you have children aged between 7 - 12 years that are looking for a fun way to explore their creativity? Then let creativity inspire their imagination with Lorina Dufty's Art Upstart 10 week art class program.

Jul 28, 2018Sep 15, 2018

Drawing with Terri Butterworth

The course is a fun and relaxed introduction to contemporary drawing techniques. Participants explore experimentation of a variety of drawing techniques with renowned art educator and artist Terri Butterworth over 8 weeks.

Jul 28, 2018Jul 29, 2018

Basketry

During this weekend workshop Helle Jorgensen will explore traditional weaving techniques with students: string making, looping, coiling and twining. Students will also learn how to identify, sustainably harvest and process local plant material.

Aug 4, 2018

Drawing & Painting Faces

Not a portrait class, but a session on how to draw or paint a face so that it looks ‘realistic’. With Christine Read.

Aug 5, 2018

Silversmithing | Earring Workshop

Delve into your creativity, utilise silversmithing hand tools and techniques and by completion of the workshop you will hold in your dirty but proud hands a unique pair of earrings designed and handcrafted by you.

Aug 18, 2018Aug 19, 2018

Transfer & Monoprint Masterclass

This masterclass is for any practising artist who has done some form of printing, even if only basic. The class will be focussing on building upon an art practice with monoprints, transfers and mixed media using a larger format.

Aug 18, 2018Aug 19, 2018

Andrew Antoniou Masterclass

Prominent Australian artist Andrew Antoniou will be conducting a two day workshop teaching new ways to explore the picture plane with mark making and collage techniques. Discover the secrets and techniques behind Andrew’s unique drawing style.

Aug 25, 2018Aug 26, 2018

Amber Wallis | Masterclass

Join Amber Wallis for a weekend Masterclass. Engage and expand your practice exploring the practical, theoretical and conceptual dimensions of your practice.

Aug 27, 2018Aug 31, 2018

Woodcarving & Sculpture Class

Enjoy learning the joys of woodcarving & sculpture from Grant Vaughan, a wood artist with over 30 years experience. The classes are held in Grant’s studio, situated on 85 acres of tranquil bushland15 km north west of Lismore.

Sep 8, 2018

Ink & Wash Techniques

Painting a wash in watercolour, acrylic or gouache and then using a variety of techniques draw your image over the top of it in ink.

Sep 29, 2018

Art Travel Diary

Everybody takes photos, but a visual diary is far more personal and gives you a great portfolio of your adventures. Come and create one!

Sep 29, 2018

Flowers and Coral

Lynne Adams is an environmental artist who, creates vivid flower sculptures from recycled materials, especially recycled plastic bottles. Lynne has aimed to raise awareness of the impacts of consumerism, waste and pollution.

Sep 30, 2018

Weaving Workshop

Learn about the art practice of Marion Gaemers and Lynnette Griffiths and where it has taken them. Weaving master class techniques creating birds and fish using plant materials and recycled nets and rubbish.

Nov 3, 2018

Creating the Illusion of 3D

Wondering how to create realistic ‘form’ in your art work? Learn how using shadows, contrast and colour variation will help.

Dec 1, 2018

Colour Fundamentals | Christine Read

We examine the science and art of painting and drawing with colour. What are cool and warm colours? Colour can bring your art to life!