We have designed a series of workshops that cater for adults (18+).
For enquiries or for more information about our programs
phone 9824 1121
Thursdays (Unless Stated)
25 October - 20 December 2018
6 - 8 pm
$153 for 9 sessions (includes all materials)
$20 for a single session (includes all materials)
Click here to book workshop packages for Term 4
Click here for online bookings
Drawing is a kind of visual thinking that persistently demonstrates new and interesting ways to look at the world. In this new workshop, participants will be introduced to fresh perspective on drawing. Over 9 inclusive sessions, participants will create innovative works, engaging with ideas based on the drawing practice of modern and contemporary artists.
Drawing on an Open Mind will demonstrate how a simple investment with drawing can bring a greater understanding of our surroundings.
Drawing on an Open Mind is facilitated by Simon Wheeldon.
Simon Wheeldon is a multi-disciplinary artist working with drawing, painting and sound art. Simon’s artwork is concerned with the perceived functions of images within complex systems of signs and symbols. Simon studied fine art at Wollongong TAFE, COFA and later completed a Master of Fine Art specializing in drawing at the National Art School.
Every Tuesday | Feb - Dec | 7 - 9pm
LAS Members $10; Non-members $15 | Ages 18+
Monthly Sunday (3rd Sunday of each month) | Feb - Nov | 10.30 - 1.30pm
LAS members $15; Non-members $20 | Ages 18+
In collaboration with Liverpool Art Society, Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre hosts life drawing classes every Tuesday night. Relax and draw in your own style with a facilitator on hand for further advice. Participants of all levels of ability are welcome.
We now also offer Life Drawing on the third Sunday of every month with a long pose for more detailed works.
Participants can move around for different views of the model if they don’t want to focus on one work.
All participants need to bring their own drawing materials, but easels, donkeys and drawing boards are provided as well as some light refreshments.
Come join us for our new public program, Art Pages. Art Pages is an informal reading group, a new perspective on looking at art through literature. Responding to the exhibitions on display, Art Pages will use curatorial text, books and articles to explore and discuss ideas about the artworks and beyond.
These discussions will take place after the ever popular Draw Together Program.
In Term 4, Art Pages will be focusing on the following exhibitions:
27 October : Landless Bodies
Click here for the Art Pages Reading for 27 October
17 November : Landless Bodies
1 December : Frances Larder
15 December : Frances Larder
Art Pages is facilitated by Kathleen Linn. Kathleen Linn is a Sydney-based writer and curator. With a background in Art History she enjoys exploring art theory and relating it to exhibitions in a practical, fun way - such as through reading groups and writing. Her writing has appeared in un Projects, Art + Australia and Vault Magazine. She is a board member of Runway – Australian Experimental Art Journal. She has curated exhibitions at Casula Powerhouse Art Centre in Sydney and ANCA in Canberra.