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The Flow of Water, Portraiture - Penelope Gilbert-NG

The Flow of Water, Portraiture - Workshop with Artist Penelope Gilbert-NG

Penelope will guide you through the stages of designing the portrait from beginning with small thumbnails to scaling up to paper size, then onto the watercolour washes and colour mixing to create a vibrant engaging portrait.

The 'Baohong' Paper and some brushes and paints will be supplied for this Workshop - thanks to NEEF Brushes - however, still bring your own paints and brushes as well as the other Materials outlined on the 'Details' below.

 

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Date From : Sat Sep 18, 2021 : 10:00
Date To : Sat Sep 18, 2021 : 15:00

International Masters - Digital Demonstrations on the Plasma - Bailiff's Room

The Australian Watercolour Muster - 2021

International Masters - Video Demonstrations

Will be live in The Old Court House Cairns - 11th September to 23rd October 2021

OPEN - Tuesday to Saturdays - 10am to 4pm

to Celebrate we are sharing some of our most exciting Artists from around the Globe!

In the Bailiff's Room - with ottomans for you to recline and watch -

Learn new techniques from our International FabrianoInAcquarello - Artists!

Free Entry - Numbers will be managed in the Venue though for Covid safety!

Event

Date From : Tue Sep 14, 2021 : 10:00
Date To : Sat Oct 23, 2021 : 16:00

Opening Night - The Australian Watercolour Muster 2021

For a month in September/October 2021 - Cairns will be the Capital City of Watercolour in Australia, hosting an exhibition of the best paintings from around the nation before they become eligible for selection to travel to Italy as the Australian Delegation to the international FabrianoInAcquarello Symposium 2022, which is attended by artists from over 80 Countries (COVID permitting).

The Australian Watercolour Muster enters its 3rd year following the involvement of over 200 Australian and international Artists in 2019/20; this year’s theme, 'The Chemistry of Watercolour'.

Pack your paints and paper, your brushes and a camp stool, and head to The Old Court House and other locations around Cairns for some Plein Air Painting, collaboration, learning and sharing of Watercolour!

LAUNCH: 6PM TUESDAY 14 SEPTEMBER

VENUE: THE COURT HOUSE GALLERY     COST: FREE

Launch night includes live streaming an international master to inspire and have us ready to paint over the following days!

Event

Date From : Tue Sep 14, 2021 : 18:00
Date To : Tue Sep 14, 2021 : 20:00

The Chemistry of Watercolour - Spirit of the Landscape - Workshop Artist Wyn Vogel

The Chemistry of Watercolour - Workshop Artist Wyn Vogel

Curator of the Australian Watercolour Muster and Artist Wyn Vogel will explore the 'Spirit of the Landscape' inspired by our North Queensland Colours, Shapes and Textures.

Wyn will introduce you to the amazing vivid - yet transparent Daler Rowney Aquafine Pigment Inks, as well as letting the chemistry of the watercolour pigments from more traditional tubes of paint work and flow across your paper - we will be using large brushes and lots of water!

Event

Date From : Fri Sep 17, 2021 : 10:00
Date To : Fri Sep 17, 2021 : 15:00

The Chemistry of Watercolour - Exhibition Cairns Australia - LIVE Australia Watercolour Muster - Sept to October 2021 -

For a month in September/October 2021 - Cairns will be the Capital City of Watercolour in Australia, hosting an exhibition of the best paintings from around the nation before they become eligible for selection to travel to Italy as the Australian Delegation to the international FabrianoInAcquarello Symposium 2022, which is attended by artists from over 80 Countries (COVID permitting).

The Australian Watercolour Muster enters its 3rd year following the involvement of over 200 Australian and international Artists in 2019/20; this year’s theme, 'The Chemistry of Watercolour'.

Event

Date From : Sat Sep 11, 2021 : 10:00
Date To : Sat Oct 23, 2021 : 16:00

Australian Watercolour Muster test

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