Workshops – February 2019 with Marlene Palagyi

Workshops – February 2019 with Marlene Palagyi

Our workshop programme for 2019 will kickstart with Watercolour Painting with Marlene Palagyi.

Wednesday 6th and Wednesday 20th February

Over the 2 sessions we will be painting wet-on-wet to create dramatic skies with different atmospheres in our landscapes a favourite subject of mine, so come along and join in the fun.

http://www.marlenepalagyi.com/Materials you will need:
Paper:
I will be using Arches 300gsm rough (¼ sheet)
Brushes:
A variety of sizes of Watercolour brushes, including a large
mop brush, a fine rigger brush and anything in between.
Paints: suggested colours are: raw sienna, cadmium yellow,
alizarin crimson, cadmium red, burnt sienna, ultramarine
blue, cobalt blue, cerulean, phthalo blue (bring what you
have)
Other:
a backing board, masking tape, spray bottle, tissues,
2B pencil, soft rubber towel or tea towel, water container.

I will provide reference material and step-by-step instructions.
You will just need your enthusiasm and whatever watercolour products you have.
See you there in February.
Cheers, Marlene Palagyi

http://www.marlenepalagyi.com/

About Workshops in general:

Start at 9.30-12.30pm 1st & 3rd Wednesday. each month in Studio 2, Gosford Arts Centre. Cost: $25.00 per week includes guest tutor and morning tea.
Visitors are welcome.

CCAS Summer Exhibition 18th – 23rd January 2019

CCAS Summer Exhibition 18th – 23rd January 2019

Calling all financial members our Summer Exhibition 2019 is now open for entries. 

Closing date for entry: 3 January 2019
Delivery of artwork: to the Community Gallery,
38 Webb Street, East Gosford, 9.30am – 11.00am,
17 January 2019
Official Opening: Friday 18 January 2019, 6.00 – 8.00 pm

To enter simply go along to our online exhibition form or download it Go to the entry form  

Workshop 6th & 20th of June with Ingeborg Zotz

Workshop 6th & 20th of June with Ingeborg Zotz

Nature in autumn: a landscape painted on a textured surface with oil paint.

What you need to bring:

  • One canvas about 40 x 50 cm and two smaller ones
  • Oil paint and a pallet to mix colours
  • Painting medium brand as, liquol (No4 Medium)
  • One broad brush (5cm, flat)
  • Flat brushes, No. 10, 8, 6
  • 2 round brushes, No. 2, 3
  • Some cloth for cleaning
  • A pallet knife
  • White ink, white tissue paper, pencil HB

    I will make a suggestion for the painting but if you have an idea  for a autumn picture, please bring it with you.

    About Workshops in general:
    Start at 9.30-12.30pm 1st & 3rd Wed. each month in Studio
    2, Gosford Arts Centre. Cost: $25.00 per week includes
    guest tutor and morning tea. Visitors are welcome.

Archibald Prize Regional Tour – Trip to Newcastle Gallery

Archibald Prize Regional Tour – Trip to Newcastle Gallery

We have planned a bus trip to the Newcastle Art Gallery on Wednesday 30th May 2018 to view the Archibald Prize paintings. We will have a guided tour through the Archibald and another exhibition also. The cost will be $37 per head, that is $30 for the bus and $7 exhibition entry.

 

The bus will pick up at the Regional Gallery & Arts Centre at 9.30am, arrive at the Newcastle Art Gallery 11.20am.

Coming home the bus will depart Newcastle at 15.40pm (3.40pm) and arrive back at East Gosford 17.30pm (5.30pm)

Please let Judith Hoste know if you are interested in going on her mobile .. 0407 448 574 or email Judith on jhosteno1@bigpond.com  Or you can pay online via the form below. 

We are looking at 30th April as a cut off date, so don’t delay!

Winter Exhibition 2018 – Call for Entries

Winter Exhibition 2018 – Call for Entries

EDIT: 24-5-2018 – DELIVERY: to the Community Gallery on ***Thursday 14th June**** 2018 between 9.30 – 11.30am. NO LATE ARTWORK. (Please note this date has been published incorrectly on some printed materials, please note the correct date!!!)

Our 2018 Winter exhibition is approaching and we now have the online entry form open for entries. 

The exhibition will run from 14th to the  24th June and is open to all financial members of the CCAS. 

CLOSING DATE and PAYMENT for ENTRIES:   1st June 2018

 

Click here to submit your entry online

Or check your latest newsletter for the printed version to print off and send in. 

Workshop 4th & 18th of April – Karen Bloomfield

Workshop 4th & 18th of April – Karen Bloomfield

Karen Bloomfield Workshop:
Charcoal & ink: Creating Textures

4th & 18th of April

Over the 2 sessions learn Karen’s charcoal & ink technique for lively, quirky & enigmatic animal subjects including glossy eyes & soft fur.

Please bring:

  • 1 piece of arches or equivalent 300+gsm
  • watercolour paper, 2b pencil (or softer).
  • Charcoal (willow, compressed (Soft or medium only), soft or medium charcoal pencil).
  • Tape, ruler, fixative, various soft paintbrushes for dry ‘painting’ with charcoal, rag brush (for applying ink medium),
  • hard eraser.
  • 3-4 small water containers, coloured inks (if you have any),
  • water bottle, 1 backing board.

For more of Karen’s work please visit her website at: https://karenbloomfieldart.com/