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The Makers Studio Central Coast Inc

8 Russell Drysdale Street

East Gosford, NSW 2250

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Thank you for registering for The Makers Studio Central Coast Inc True Grit Workshop with Bronwyn Rees being held on Saturday 27-28 July 2019. Please find below all the information you need regarding workshop attendance.

Date: 27 & 28 July 2019

Time: 10:00 to 16:00hrs

Venue: Building 3 Lions Community Hall, 8 Russell Drysdale St East Gosford (entrance at the rear of the

building)

Over the course of the two days you will be introduced to the methods Bronwyn Rees using to achieve her results through demonstration, the application of a variety of tools and materials such as shellac, glue & abrasives. Bronwyn will take participants through a print demonstration at which time you will learn the basics of registration for multi-plate printing. You will also explore chine collè and a la poupèe. Participants will use oil-based intaglio inks and oil paints.

Bronwyn is an accomplished artist whose works are held in private collections throughout Australia and overseas. Bronwyn’s focus has been on creating richly textured works expressing her experience of the Australian landscape. Her images are both powerful and potent being acutely aware of both the beauty and fragility of our bushlands. Bronwyn has been an ‘artist in residence’ at Firestation Print Studio in Victoria and conducted many successful workshops across Australia.

What you should bring:

  • If you have etching tools please bring them with you – some are available for use at the studio
  • Textural materials
  • Your own art journal & creative ideas
  • Lunch

Bringing your own art journal is important for this workshop as you will explore a range of different techniques. Maintaining your own notes will be invaluable to you when attempting to reproduce these techniques at a later stage.

What will be supplied:

  • Acetate plate (A3 to be cut into various sizes)
  • Ink & oil paint
  • 1 sheet of Hahnemuhle 300gsm Printmaking Paper
  • Shellac, glue, carborundum, sand, sandpaper, & tarlatan
  • Apron
  • Proofing Paper

Morning & afternoon teas will be provided. Please remember to bring some lunch (we have access to a microwave and a fridge) – unfortunately, the cafes are not close, and please remember to wear closed in shoes.

This workshop will enable you to experiment and explore new ideas with an experienced facilitator who will help guide your work and exploration.

The Makers Studio looks forward to working with you on 27 & 28 July 2019.

NB: Please refer to our website regarding our cancellation policy

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