Workshops / Classes
Sculpture Classes - Craft Potters, 202 Ranzau Rd, Hope.
Monday 11 December 2017 6:30pm – 8:30pm. All Ages.
Sculpture classes tutored by Vicki Charles. With over 16 years’ experience of sculpture. Exhibits and sells her sculpture in local and national galleries in New Zealand.
Classes cost $140 for 8-week course for two-hour session. Please bring photo or drawing of what you would like to make. Includes firing of work. Clay can be purchased from Vicki. Please email - vikcharles1234 @gmail.com
Textile and fibre craft workshop
Friday 20th October-Sunday 10th December 2017
We offer individual and small group workshops where you will work direct with the artists. You can learn a variety of textile and fibre crafts including Basket making, Screen printing, Stitching workshops.
Our workshops are designed to be suitable for beginners as well as those with more advanced skills.
The event calendar is on our website www.nztextileexperiences.com which outlines the range of textile and fibre craft workshops and dates available, all workshops are held and based in the Nelson and Tasman region. If you find there is not a workshop date that suits you or you would like to inquire about a one to one workshop please send us a message and we will endeavor to meet your needs email@example.com...
10am -4pm 1 & 2 day workshops. Held at Tutors own studios and creative spaces
Some tutors offer onsite accommodation and meals. From $120. Tickets from Book on website www.nztextileexperiences.com Contact firstname.lastname@example.org
TUESDAYS 9.30am - 12 noon unless specified. All workshops at Nelson Women's Centre,
44 Trafalgar Street, unless specified. Bookings essential - Ph: 546 7986; email: email@example.com $5 min or more if you can afford.
5 Dec Mixed Media: Using various materials, paint, and glue Build a beautiful abstract work. Tutor: Maree Cathcart
Improv for Everyone
Tuesday 24th October-Tuesday 19th December 2017
Improv for Everyone is a series of recreational improv classes for anyone who is keen to learn about the art or wanting more playfulness, fearlessness and creativity in their lives. Improv for the heart and happiness.
This is a fantastic course to build confidence, learn basic theatrical concepts, listen to and connect with other people as well as spark your imagination and expression in an entertaining and interactive atmosphere.
We'll explore games and exercises that teach the principles of improv, skills that can be applied to theatre, public speaking, business and life: being in the moment, acceptance, collaboration, trust and letting go of failure and expectation.
All levels of experience welcome – no previous improvisation or drama experience required.
7 - 9PM, Ghost Light Theatre, 146 Bridge street, Nelson. $180, 9 weeks ($20 per class)
Lantern Making Workshops
Saturday 9th-Saturday 16th December 2017
Create the lantern of your dreams to bring to the Lantern Celebration.
Theme: Trail of Dreams. Lanterns and paints supplied. $2 per person.
10am - 12pm, Community Art Works, 81 Achilles Avenue, Nelson
Ph. 03 545 8734, firstname.lastname@example.org
Youth & Children’s Classes with Larisse Hall
JUNIOR ARTIST FOR A FEW DAYS (3 day holiday art program)*
18, 19 and 20th December 2017 8.45am - 3.15pm
FEE $150. Maximum 8 students. Materials and an old T-shirt to protect clothing provided.
Using Larisse's stunning studio gardens and the space ship that recently parked in her carport as inspiration. Students will combine observational skills with imagination to draw, print, paint and create 3-D art.
JUNIOR ARTIST FOR A WEEK (5 day holiday art program)*
15 - 19th January and/or 22 - 26th January 2018
Maximum 8 students
Materials and an old T-shirt to protect clothing provided.
The fantastical tea party - students will create works that if they wish will be exhibited in Light Nelson 2018. Using Larisse's stunning studio gardens and the space ship that recently parked in her carport as inspiration. Students will combine observational skills with imagination to draw, print, paint and make 3-D art.
JUNIOR ART CLASSES*
6 - 11yr olds, Mondays & Tuesdays 3.45 - 4.45pm
$10 / Session, Charged by the number of weeks per school term.
Materials and an old T-shirt to protect clothing provided at each lesson.
Indulge and extend your child’s creativity with Artist Larisse Hall.
Classes are limited to a maximum of 8 students to ensure and encourage the development of individual style,
in a fun and creative exploration of art. Classes are varied, exploring drawing, painting and printing through
to carving and sculpture. Skills such as composition, tone, form, perspective and use of colour will be fostered, enhancing creative development and confidence! An exciting artistic learning experience!
Please note that classes will include a project for Light Nelson 2018
YOUTH ART CLASSES*
11 - 15 years youth art classes, Wednesdays 3.30pm - 4.30pm
$10 / Session, Charged by the number of weeks per school term.
most materials supplied and an old T-shirt to protect clothing provided at each lesson.
These art classes focus on the development of individual style, encouraging creative thinking, in a relaxed
and fun environment. Individuals will work on a series in their chosen style and media. Technique & theme will be developed in accordance with this. Developing their own style, students will have the whole term to create a body of work (which for some may be 3 pieces and others 15). With hands on demonstrations and examples, skills such as composition, tone, form, perspective and use of colour will be fostered, enabling creative development and confidence!
Please note that classes may include a project to be included in Light Nelson 2018 - this is optional
LIMITED SPACES AVAILABLE.* Book early to avoid disappointment!
(Location: Larisse Hall's Art Studio, Stoke, Nelson)
Contact: Larisse Hall 027 358 2006 or by email: email@example.com
Adult Classes with Larisse Hall
ARTIST FOR A FEW DAYS! (3 Day Workshop for Beginners plus...)*
Tuesday 30th January - 1st February 2018 9am - 3.30pm
Maximum 8 students. FEE $180
Basic art materials supplied (You are welcome to bring your own art supplies). Painting supports / canvases and Brushes to be supplied by students
Using the garden as inspiration, students will use observational skills to compose and complete the painting of their choice. (Students may work on their own subject matter if preferred)
PAINTING ENCOURAGED! (for Beginners plus... ) (Thursdays 9.30am - 12pm)*
6 week sessions. (8th March - 5th April, 3rd May - 7th June, 23rd August - 27th Sept and 8th Nov - 13th Dec 2018) Maximum 8 students. FEE $138 for 6 weeks
Basic art materials supplied (You are welcome to bring your own art supplies)
Painting supports / canvases to be supplied by student (Larisse will advise)
This class will focus on your individual needs as an artist... unleashing the creative within you and encouraging the development of your art in a supportive, fun and creative environment. Larisse will guide you through the steps of painting from start to finish.
Larisse will demystify the art of 'starting' a painting, continuing with how to compose your subject using the traditional techniques of drawing, composition and tonal studies. Subject matter will be supplied, as well as the option of continuing in your own theme, with your own subject if desired.
Lessons will be formatted to suit the progress of the class and individuals alike. Exploring perspective, paint application and various colour mixing techniques this will allow artists to progress at their individual pace whilst developing their artistic repertoire. Upon completion of your painting, Larisse will demonstrate the differing hanging systems available and how to 'label' your work professionally (ready for exhibiting!).
Encouraging artists to pursue and develop their painting as suits them in the relaxed environment of her art studio. ALL ART CLASSES ARE HELD IN LARISSE"S GARDEN ART STUDIO, STOKE, NELSON
* Please contact Larisse on 027 358 2006 or via firstname.lastname@example.org to secure your space. Spaces strictly limited. To keep up to date with classes offered by Larisse please check: http://www.larissehall.co.nz/art-classes.html
Nelson Suter Art Society - Upcoming Workshops
Art History Presentation - Kinetic Art
Erhard Wingels. Sunday Dec 3. 12noon - 1pm, McKee Gallery
A brief extract about the last 100 years of this new art form. (From Eadweard Muybridge to moving LED sculptures). COST $5
Beginners Oil Painting
Maree Cathcart. Saturday Dec 9 9.30am – 3.30pm
- How to set up a studio space with all materials ready for painting.
- How to mix tube paints on a palette and apply them toa support.
- Oil painting terms such as underpainting, Alla Prima andChiaroscuro.
- What brushes to use for various parts of their painting.
- Clean up of equipment.
Art History Presentation
The impact of technical possibilities on Photography over the last century
Erhard Wingels. Sunday Dec 10. 12noon - 1pm, McKee Gallery. COST: $5
Erhard gave his collection of cameras dating 1920 - 2000 to a German museum.
The audience is invited and encouraged to bring old cameras along for an open discussion with Erhard. Erhard will discuss the history and use of. All welcome, with or without a camera.
Ideally of course old examples of cameras will make for a more interesting encounter / discussion.
Spaces limited for ALL classes!
To book yours please email: email@example.com or phone: 020 4148 6515
NSAS members receive a 15% discount on all classes / workshops run by the NSAS
Become an NSAS member: www.nsas.net.nz/en/Membership
Marlborough Art Society - 2018 Summer Workshops
- Life Drawing Classes with Craig Bluett Monday nights 7-9pm, $120
- Figurative Fun – Saturday 17 February - $120
- A Bigger Splash on Location (2 day painting workshop) 24-25 February - $200
- Woodcut Printing with Shayne Tuffery 17-18 March - $250