Sunday, June 26, 2011

Reduction Cut Workshop - enrolments closing soon!

Our Silk Painting workshop is now full, and we are looking at holding a second one in September. If you're interested, please contact me on

If lino printing is your thing, perhaps you would be interested in our Reduction Cut workshop. All details are below.

Reduction Cut Lino Printing
Tutor: Eva Rasmussen
When: 23 and 24 July 2011
Time: 9am – 4pm
Cost: $150 (plus $15 for cost of materials)
Registration closes Friday, 8 July 2011

A two-day workshop, where students will be taught to print a multi coloured print from one plate. This exciting way of cutting and printing requires some experience in lino printing.
Students will be guided through the steps of colour use to express form and highlights in the finished print.
Students should bring a prepared drawing, no bigger than A4, with a bold design and strong colour separations in 4-5 colours, preferable primary colours.
Examples of a step-by-step work will be available to view, together with some finished works.
Each student can purchase a pack with A4 vinyl cutting plate, paper to produce five prints, and step-by-step instruction printout. The cost of the pack is $15. Extra paper is available for purchase. Water soluble ink will be used in this workshop.

To download an enrolment form, please go to our

Thursday, June 16, 2011

Silk Painting and Dyeing Workshop - Enrolments Closing Soon!

Spaces in our upcoming workshops are filling fast, which has been great to see! We still have a couple of spaces available in our Silk Painting and Dyeing Workshop on 9 July however.

All the details are below ... and if you're keen to enrol, please go to our website to download an enrolment form.

Silk Painting and Dyeing
Tutor: Sue Jurd
When: Saturday, 9 July 2011
Time: 9am – 4pm
Cost: $120
Registration closes, Friday 24 June 2011

Students will paint or dye four scarves during the day and will experiment with a number of techniques. Scarves will be completed and ready to take home by the end of the session.
Students will be working with fibre reactive dyes, some common household chemicals, hot wax and shellite.
The cost of the workshop includes all dyes, equipment, four scarves and tuition.

Thursday, June 9, 2011

Thinking about visiting the Granite Belt?

With the cooler weather upon us, it is the ideal time to come and visit us here in the Granite Belt. Curl up by the fire and enjoy some of the finest wine Queensland has to offer.
The Granite Belt Wine Country website has all the information you will need to plan the perfect weekend getaway.

Or visit the blog to see what is happening right now on the Granite Belt!

Looking forward to seeing you soon!