Gala Cocktail Party and Auction – 9th November ’19
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We have done the hard work, now it’s time to party and celebrate the 33 Artists who have been nominated to send their Work to FabrianoInAcquarello – Italy May 2020 !

We will hold a Gala Auction to help them raise funds to head with their Work OS and the Ticket includes 3 hours Beverage Pack, and special treats from the Emporium Kitchen with a Master Demonstration by Watercolourist – Richard Tiejun Chao of his floral Work!

Discover The Australian Watercolour Gala Events 2019
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Come and enjoy all our Gala Events
2 Free Trade Days at the Coro Hotel – Milton as well as our Gala Day on the 9th November 2019 and an optional Winery and Art Tour to the Hinterland of the Gold Coast on Sunday 10th November ’19

The Australian Watercolour Muster – 2019 Finalists Gallery is LIVE
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Australia Artist | Beni Wright – Wildflowers Western Australia We have to say congratulations to all or our Australian Watercolour Muster – Finalists 2019 Our inaugural ‘Muster’ has been a stunning success with support from International Artists such as Alvaro … Read More

Kay Watanabe — Fiori e stelle ci connettono. The flowers and stars connect us. Jul 29 – Aug 16, 2019
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The amazing thing about the Brisbane art community – is it’s diversity and strength! Heading out to see an amazing Exhibition by an old friend in a new space – I discovered yet another great connection in this community and … Read More

1st Monday of the Month – Morning Tea Updates – Brisbane
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Hat’s off – to our gorgeous Sponsor – Sangeet Hunter above for her amazing support and sponsorship of our Lucky Door Prizes for our 1st Monday of the Month Meetups! Join us for another amazing ‘Morning Tea’ from the Emporium … Read More

Explore the Colours of the Scottish Lochs – with Aussie Artist – Wyn Vogel …. just back from Scotland
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The colours and shapes of the Scottish Loch’s reach out an envelop you – their ancient stories caught in the rocks and mist, ruins emerging as you explore …….. soft greys of the moors and rugged rocks. We will explore these colours and shapes during our full day Workshop at St Mary’s Anglican Church – Kangaroo Point 10am to 4pm on Saturday 6th July 2019 – bring your paints, paper and brushes and a picnic lunch.

National Launch of the Australian Watercolour Muster – 2019
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Join to party and the National Launch of the Australian Watercolour Muster – 2019 – 6pm in the Piano Bar @ The Emporium Hotel South Bank Brisbane
Collect the necessary details – to submit your Watercolour Artwork – size | Dates | URL for submission of Watercolour Work to the ‘Muster’
30 Australian Artists to be selected during the ‘Muster’ to Exhibit in Italy 2020!

At the Launch –
* Meet the Master Artist – a ‘Virtual Walk’ through the Studio of International Artist Richard Tiejun Chao – Sydney
* Finish off the evening with Leahy’s View – Live – Watercolour through Cartoons

15 Lucky People – Come and paint in the desert – Uluru and Kata Tjuta Australia
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At this stage – we’re calling for Expressions of Interest! Click through to our online booking site and RSVP your Interest – totally unconditional no charge to register your ideas and thoughts!! For those Artists and Travelers coming to party … Read More

OK – We’re Gearing Up For the Australian Watercolour Muster – 2019
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The dates above are the critical time-line for you as an Artist if you are keen to participate in the Australian Watercolour Muster – 2019 Please read carefully and watch this space for updates as we progress through the deadlines … Read More

DATE HOLDER – The Australian Watercolour Muster – 2019 ………. read all about it
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The ‘grand finale’ of our Australian Watercolour Muster – 2019 …. is a Gala Cocktail Party/Auction and – the Workshops – plus the Announcement of our Finalists including our Under 30 Emerging Artist – selected to represent Australian in FabrianoInAcquarello … Read More

Workshop 3: Monday 18th March ’19 – Discover the Botanical’s in the Australian Bush
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Create and build you knowledge of the beauty we find in our native – Australian Flora

Australia’s unique Flora has an earthy colouring and hidden beauty that needs to be considered closely – this Workshop would work for both locals and visitors to our beautiful city of Brisbane!

Learning from the mixing of the colour palette in Workshop 1 – you will be in a good position to take the colours of our Coastal Banksia and Flowering Gum Trees to create a magnificent memory of your night on the Kangaroo Point cliffs!
Workshop 3 – evening Monday – 18th March ’19 – 6 to 8pm – join us:

Workshop 2: Build Your Sky – Monday 4th March ‘19 -Learn Urban Painting Techniques Working with a view across the Brisbane River to the CBD
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Workshop 2: Build Your Sky – Learn Urban Painting Techniques – Working with a view across the Brisbane River to the CBD
Come 1/2 hour early if possible – and we will sit and sketch as the sun goes down from the top of Kangaroo Point Cliffs – and then withdraw to the St Mary’s Parish Hall to work on your washes!

Only 2 hours – but if you find this Workshop helpful – we can organise a more in-depth Workshop for you over a Saturday or a Wednesday – perhaps in agreement with the ‘Kangaroo Point Painters’ who still meet on a Wednesday in the Church Hall!

The Chemistry of Watercolour – Workshops a happening thing on Kangaroo Point 2 x left
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2 x Watercolour Workshops Left! Come and sketch and explore – bring 3 colours and 3 tools = 2 brushes and a pen ++ Waterproof Pigment Ink 2 1/2 sheets of 300gsm cold pressed watercolour paper of any brand you … Read More

Workshop 1: With Water and Wind on Kangaroo Point – Monday – 25 February ’19 – Brisbane Qld Australia
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Cross Media and Digital Installation Artist – Wyn Vogel is peeling back the layers of what makes up her discipline/s ! Over 3 separate evenings – working in the historic St Mary’s Parish Church Hall on Kangaroo Point – 6 … Read More

Alvaro Castagnet – Magic In The Brush !
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Thanks to Fran & Tony John of The Emporium Hotel South Bank and Jenny Loveday & the Qld Watercolour Society You hear about these Artists, you read their profiles, look at their pictures and videos – watch their progress across … Read More