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Artist Wyn Vogel - grew up in the Blue Mountains in New South Wales, so she walked through the mists most days on her way to school and home - Megalong Valley was to spot for picnics and the Wolgan Valley which is home to the Emirates Luxury Resort is the inspiration for this image above with the clouds lifting across the face of the sandstone escarpments and drifting down into the Valley below!
Join us for a day to discover this beauty and treatment of water and pigment to achieve this connection with nature! BYO your own lunch and a mug - tea and coffee provided - please scroll down to see the necessary materials for you to bring with you to this Workshop!
Fill your painting satchel with some gum nuts and blossoms or some - gorgeous leaves and bring them with you!
We will construct a 'Painting' from your garden - we love the colours and shapes of all our Australian natives - Artist Wyn Vogel will show you how to mix your colours on your paper and drop and drag the shapes as you go - creating a myriad of wonderful textures and shapes as they flow from your brushes! BYO Your own lunch - check the Materials list below for what paints and brushes to bring .....BYO your own Mug Tea and Coffee will be available!
This Workshop is designed to help you create stories with techniques you can use on any subject or genre of painting!
The Painting above - Climate Change is Stealing My Waratahs - was created by Artist Wyn Vogel - Australian Leader to FabrianoInAcquarello - Italy 2020 to tell the 'Story' and highlight the problems that Climate change is creating ..... a small protest on a global forum!
For this Workshop we will set up a still life however, with objects that are easy to source and work through the concepts of painting folds in fabric, see the image below or you are welcome to bring your own materials and set up your own small 'Still Life' to paint! BYO own Lunch and Mug - tea and coffee available!