Metamorphosis – from the beauty of the bud to the flower @ Eckersleys Gold Coast – Labrador – 10am to 2.30pm Wednesday 10th November 2021

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We will explore the genesis of the Flower – from birth to fading glory! The celebration of the flowers as they transit from the greens of the bud – to the soft colours of a full blown flower and the gentle browns and shapes which result as the plant fades! These stages all have their unique beauty – you can choose to paint a representational Work – or a more abstracted adaptation of the process! 10am to 2.30pm @ Eckersley’s Gold Coast – Labrador Wednesday 10th November 2021.

Discover Paper – Workshop on 2 Different types of Paper – Hot and Cold Pressed to experience the difference @ Fish Lane Studios – Thursday Evening 6pm to 8.30pm

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Discover the beauty of Watercolour Paper – Workshop on 2 Different types of Paper – Hot and Cold Pressed samples of Arches Watercolour Paper will be shared as part of this Workshop – so you can experience the difference @ Fish Lane Studios – Thursday Evening 6pm to 8.30pm

Where Rivers Run @ Eckersley’s Gold Coast Labrador – Watercolour, Ink and Gouache – Wednesday 27th October 2021

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For this Workshop we will explore with Watercolour – the softness of the distant trees the edges of the bark and run of the river! BYO your own Lunch and Mug – Tea and Coffee supplied! 10am to 2.30pm Wednesday – 27th October 2021

Sketching in a Private Garden – Modern Botanical Watercolour – then in Fish Lane Studios – Sth Brisbane – Saturday 23rd October 2021 – 10am to 2.30pm

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For this Workshop Artist Wyn Vogel – will take you on a journey to explore the ‘Circadian Rhythms’ of our natural kingdom! We will explore the textures and beauty of a natural private garden – A very special Invitation to explore this beautiful place!! The address to rendezvous will be shared with you when you purchase your Ticket! $25 Lunch Voucher to use at BillyKart Restaurant is included in your Ticket Price as well.

Moving to the Sky – Clouds and Smoke – @ Eckersley’s on the Gold Coast Labrador – Wednesday 13th October 2021

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The Cairns Esplanade – Early Morning Walking! Early morning with camera ready to capture this gorgeous wild foreshore – taking us out to sea off the Cairns Esplanade – I wandered and absorbed the light – the structure of the … Read More

Textures in the Landscape – Rivers and Rocks – in Fish Lane Studios – South Brisbane 6th October 2021

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Working with the techniques of Artist – Wyn Vogel – we will discover the joy of letting the paint mix on the paper and the flow of your subject taking shape as only Watercolour can, when the chemistry of the colour is allowed to work it’s magic!

Watercolour Pencils and Pods – Australian Natives – exploring textures and shadows

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Join us for something different and discover the fun of using Watercolour Pencils!

Working with the shapes of native plants we will explore the detail and shadows of – PODS with PENCILS . We will discuss composition and materials – options for the use of water and other watercolour based paints in conjunction with the use of pencil!

21st August ‘21 – Picnic and Paint on the Deck with Artist – Wyn Vogel – Modern Botanical

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We haven’t had a Picnic and Paint for a while – thanks to the big ‘C’ so I’m keeping my fingers crossed you can join me 🌞 Inspiration will be Blooms in flower on that weekend! I will bring a big bunch of flowers across to the Studio and you will be able to choose your view!

Remember – your Ticket includes the price of your picnic to the value of $20 – catered by BillyKart Restaurant who share The Deck with us. You are welcome to add to this buy a wine or coffee and enjoy the day. 4 Edmondstone Street – South Brisbane Qld 4101

Paint with me @ Eckersley’s Gold Coast Labrador – Modern Botanical Workshop – Artist Wyn Vogel

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Join us for a moment to escape and discover your inner ‘Botanical’ style.

Explore and understand loose, Watercolour Techniques – take on board tips for a modern approach to paint your own garden and plants. Aussie Artist Wyn Vogel – is the Curator of the Australian Watercolour Muster which is now entering it’s 3rd year of events, despite the crazy year we have experienced. Wyn is also the Australian Country Leader to FabrianoInAcquarello – Italy a Watercolour Network that has met regularly for over 10 years and is designed to share and grow our international networks, to learn and understand the variety of techniques that are applied to Watercolour across the World. Although Wyn focuses on her Watercolour style, the techniques she teaches can be transferred to other mediums and genre of Art – so come and discover, beginners welcome! PLEASE READ BELOW FOR RECOMMENDED MATERIALS TO BRING 🌞

Explore the Reflections in the Coorong – Zoom Workshop No 1

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Along the mouth of the Murray River SA – The Coorong ……there is a tract of land that is one of the most beautiful spots Artist Wyn Vogel has explored – Work with her and discover how to capture the colours and textures of this landscape with paint on paper!

You will explore composition – colour and the various stages of establishing your story and the reflections along the way.

Artist Wyn Vogel – will work from the beginning stages of preparing your Watercolour work space to evolving your colours and techniques to a level that will enable you to enjoy this amazing medium.
Beginners are welcome – as this is the 1st Zoom Class – so in many ways we are all beginners

The Australian Watercolour Muster – 2021 Is a happening thing – Exhibition in Cairns 11th September to 23rd October 2021

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The Australian Watercolour Muster team – 2021 – Helping Our Artists in Lock Down 95% of sales back to the Artists! We have sat down over the last few weeks and discussed the Covid lock down situations and decided that … Read More

Our Under 30’s Emerging Artist – Ada (Yifei) Chen’s Solo Exhibition will be deferred until January 2022

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Our Under 30’s Emerging Artist – Ada (Yifei) Chen’s Solo Exhibition will be deferred until January 2022 – due to Ada being based in Sydney. Ada is our ‘Best in Australian Watercolour Muster – 2020’ Under 30’s Emerging Artist – … Read More

Eckersley’s Gold Coast – 20 July 2021 – Watercolour Workshop – Tidal Landscapes

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Tidal – Watercolour Workshop exploring the colours of the mangroves, the reflections and colours of the waves – shapes of the sea – working with Artist Wyn Vogel to explore some of our favourite Queensland haunts.

Eckersley’s Gold Coast – 6th July ’21 – 10am to 2pm – Watercolour inspired from your Kitchen – Beats Cooking

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Join Artist Wyn Vogel @Eckersley’s Art and Craft – Labrador on the Gold Coast to discover Watercolour in a different light – Have you ever wondered what drove John Olsen, one of our most famous ‘Aussie Artists’ to paint his ‘Dinner’ the night he had – Seafood Paella …. taking inspiration from this amazing Artist we will set up and paint ‘Still Life’ and discuss what might be possible for dinner as we paint!!

Eckersley’s Art and Craft Gold Coast – Mist in the Valley – Watercolour Workshop 22nd June 2021 – with Artist – Wyn Vogel

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Discover the beauty of soft mist in the valley and the techniques of ghosting in your Watercolour work!
Working wet on wet and into dry – techniques that will allow you to manage your watercolour work and present a very contemporary – abstracted feel to your final Artwork!

Artist Wyn Vogel creates a soft flow mixing her colours on the paper rather than in the palette – working with a lovely flow of water to ensure the softness of the light glows through from the paper into the paint.

This Workshop will be a little longer than the previous Eckersley’s Workshops – to allow us to really tease out the techniques and give you a good grounding to take home and experiment with other subjects – 9.30 to set up for a 10am start and 2pm finish. BYO a picnic lunch!

DEFERRED – due to Artist being in Lockdown in Melbourne – Opening Night – Julian Bruere – Watercolour Winner of our Works on Paper – from our Australian Watercolour Muster last year 2020!

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Opening Night – Solo Exhibition – Julian Bruere – Watercolour Winner of our Works on Paper from our Australian Watercolour Muster last year 2020! We Invite You – 5pm Friday 11th June 2021
The full Solo Exhibition then runs until the 28th June 2021! Julian Bruere is our – ‘Best In Muster 2020 – Category 3 – on Paper’ – we are very excited and proud to have Julian in Brisbane with his Solo Exhibition for the period of June 2021 with his opening night on the 11th June 2021, You are invited and Julian will be doing a ‘Long Table’ demonstration – so we will be starting a little earlier – 5pm to 8.30pm

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