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Browsing Archive: July, 2010

11th September 2010 Painting 'SUNDOWN SILHOUETTE' with Julie Hodges

Posted by Janet Dalton on Tuesday, July 13, 2010, In : Creative Get Togethers 
Painting exercise  -'SUNDOWN  SILHOUETTE'  in ACRYLIC paints.
If you love to draw, or paint then let's  draw with paint! Paint along with Julie, a colourful easy Sunset , with silhouetted trees.
Oils could be used also, but for these dramatic colours watercolour paints  may not be strong enough.
Please  bring a-long Acrylic paint , colours Red, Dark Blue, Yellow, White, Black
Large Painting pad OR stretched canvas or canvas board, if you want a finished painting  
Brushes x 1 each , Large, Mediu...

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14th August 2010 Experimental Drawing – Pen & Ink Wash with Lindy Finlay

Posted by Janet Dalton on Friday, July 9, 2010, In : Creative Get Togethers 
Enjoy an afternoon of experimenting with ink as a drawing medium using different implements e.g. nib (dip) pen, brushes, sticks, feathers etc.   Learn techniques where you can free-up your drawing by using a variety of interesting lines and textures.   

Ink wash is a great way to create tone and atmosphere in a drawing and this technique will also be explored through drawing a still life.

Materials required:
Drawing materials
Black acrylic ink (water resistant)
Nib pen
2 watercolour type brushes - ...

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24th July 2010 A Turn for the Better with Ron Davies - How to put Woods to good use !

Posted by Janet Dalton on Friday, July 9, 2010, In : Creative Get Togethers 
Wollondilly Arts Group, Creative Get Together with Ron Davies: 
A Turn for the Better - How to put Woods to good use!
Come and join Ron Davies, an experienced wood turner, who will be talking about turning wood into usable pieces. As a founding member of the Wollondilly Regenerators and Propagators (WRAP) based at the Wollondilly Community Nursery and through his volunteer work as a bush regenerator he has access to many timbers considered as a woody weeds in one area but useful as a timber sui...

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About WAG

Wollondilly Arts Group Inc. (WAG) is a not-for-profit community organization based in the Wollondilly Shire, Southern Highlands of New South Wales, Australia. Our group has been operating since 2004 in which time we have been supporting artists and lobbying for a dedicated community space, a home for our group, to provide a permanent meeting place, workshop and gallery space.

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