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JULY - Watercolour Experimental/Fast & Fun Workshop with Fiona Rafferty

**BOOKED OUT**

In this workshop you will be guided through a variety of watercolour techniques using traditional watercolours and watercolour pencils. No drawing required! Learn how to mix watercolour and mixed media together without the stress of having to draw out a composition before getting started. This stress-free workshop makes painting with watercolour FUN!

Jacksons Mandurah Store
Wednesday 3rd July
10am - 3pm
Cost: $90

Materials list available in store. Payment required at time of booking, payments are non-refundable. Minimum of 4 people for workshop. 

Fiona’s work is inspired by the Australian landscape and environmental concerns and a recent exhibition toured throughout Queensland for 3 years. She is currently studying a Masters Degree in Creative Arts, uses pen and ink and hand-stitching to create her intricate drawings and has been a finalist in the Adelaide Perry Drawing Prize, the Waterhouse Natural Science Prize and the Caldera Art Award. 

JULY - Animal Portraits - Coloured Pencil Illustration with Stacey Maroney

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Jacksons Mandurah Store
Monday 8th July
10:00am - 1:00pm
Cost: $50*

ABOUT THE WORKSHOP
In this workshop, Stacey will demonstrate the basics of sketching an animal from a photograph. You will be shown how to blend and layer coloured pencil to create form and texture. Stacey will demonstrate techniques she uses to create the illusion of fur, as well as realistic animal features. You will also have a chance to explore the differences between colour pencil brands.

ABOUT THE ARTIST
Stacey is a self-taught colour pencil artist who rediscovered her childhood passion for pencils 8 years ago after exploring a range of different art mediums. She believes there is a common misconception that “real artists” use paints, not pencils. But through exploring this wonderful medium she feels she has proven that it is possible to create beautiful, intricate artwork with colour pencils. She particularly enjoys drawing botanical themed illustrations and wildlife and also regularly completes commissions for pet portraits. Stacey delighted to be currently illustrating her first children’s picture book – the main character being a dog!

BOOKINGS
Paid bookings are essential to secure your place!
Please contact the store on 9535 2827 or mandurah@jacksons.com.au to for booking information. *Payment is non-refundable, paid bookings only. Materials list is available in store.

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JULY - The Art of Gold Leaf Workshop with Vicki Nicholson

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Jacksons Subiaco Store
Saturday 20th July
9:30am - 3:30pm
Cost: $85 (all materials supplied)

Create a beautiful design using the art of Gold Leaf. This project covers the use of texture within the design & how the gold leaf add an opulence that paints cannot provide. Step by step tuition to success. Presented on 10” x 12” canvas. Two designs to choose from.

Bookings are not secure until payment has been made. Payment is nonrefundable. To book call on 9381 2700 or visit us in store.

JULY - Animal Portraits - Coloured Pencil Illustration with Stacey Maroney (2nd date)

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Jacksons Mandurah Store
Monday 22nd July
10:00am - 1:00pm
Cost: $50*

ABOUT THE WORKSHOP
In this workshop, Stacey will demonstrate the basics of sketching an animal from a photograph. You will be shown how to blend and layer coloured pencil to create form and texture. Stacey will demonstrate techniques she uses to create the illusion of fur, as well as realistic animal features. You will also have a chance to explore the differences between colour pencil brands.

ABOUT THE ARTIST
Stacey is a self-taught colour pencil artist who rediscovered her childhood passion for pencils 8 years ago after exploring a range of different art mediums. She believes there is a common misconception that “real artists” use paints, not pencils. But through exploring this wonderful medium she feels she has proven that it is possible to create beautiful, intricate artwork with colour pencils. She particularly enjoys drawing botanical themed illustrations and wildlife and also regularly completes commissions for pet portraits. Stacey delighted to be currently illustrating her first children’s picture book – the main character being a dog!

BOOKINGS
Paid bookings are essential to secure your place!
Please contact the store on 9535 2827 or mandurah@jacksons.com.au to for booking information. *Payment is non-refundable, paid bookings only. Materials list is available in store.

JULY - Watercolour Workshop with Dave Conlin

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Experience the subtleties of water colour, guided by a professional artist in this hands-on workshop. Experiment with paints, mediums, markers, sticks and fine art papers. Learn how the artist incorporates contemporary water colour materials into his practice. Explore Dave's eclectic and action-packed subject matter including dynamic outdoor scenes, people, cafes, sea, country landscapes and more. You will leave this workshop feeling inspired and ready to paint!

Jacksons Balcatta Store
Saturday 6th July
11:00am - 1:00pm

Spaces limited, booking essential. To book, ask in-store or phone (08) 9240 1795. $5 payment to Jacksons Drawing Supplies is required to secure your place and is fully redeemable on any Winsor & Newton Art Materials purchased in-store on the day. Art Materials will be provided for use during the workshop. Free samples while stocks last.

This July, enjoy special offers on selected Winsor & Newton Art Materials, Arches and Fabriano Fine Art Papers and more in-store.
 

JULY - Live Painting Demonstration with Professional Artist Mekel

SEE ACRYLIC INTERMIXABILITY IN ACTION!

Live painting with professional artist Mekel using Liquitex Inks, Mediums, Markers, Spray Paints & Heavy Body Colour.

Jacksons Subiaco Store
Saturday 13th July
11:00am - 2:00pm

Plus, visit us in-store on the day to try Liquitex Intermixable Acrylics for yourself!
Free of Charge Event. No Booking Necessary.

June - Winsor & Newton Marker Illustration Workshop with Professional Artist Mekel


Learn how Professional Artist Mekel uses ProMarkers and BrushMarkers for sketching, drawing and illustration work. Experience a variety of techniques using the world's finest creative art materials from Winsor & Newton.

Jacksons Fremantle Store
Saturday 29th June
11:00am - 1:00pm

Spaces limited, booking essential. To book, ask in-store or phone (08) 9335 5062. $5 payment to Jacksons Drawing Supplies is required to secure your place and is fully redeemable on any Winsor & Newton Art Materials purchased in-store on the day. Art Materials will be provided for use during the workshop.

Free samples while stocks last.

PLUS, ENJOY SPECIAL OFFERS ON WINSOR & NEWTON MARKERS IN-STORE THIS JUNE

JULY - Atelier Medium Demonstration with Vicki Nicholson

**BOOKED OUT** 

Discover how to use mediums with Atelier Interactive acrylic to create endless possibilities in your art. Watch Vicki demonstrate how to work with Binder Medium, Unlocking Formula, Clear Painting Medium, Moulding Paste and Universal Varnish to make your paints more versatile.

Jacksons Alfred Cove Store
Thursday 4th July
11:00am to 12:00pm
FREE to attend

Please RSVP to alfredcove@jacksons.com.au
(Bookings essential) Limited seating available

JULY - Book Binding Demonstration with Bridget Seaton


Jacksons Fremantle
Friday 26th July
11:30am - 12:30pm
Cost: Free

ABOUT THE WORKSHOP
Join artist and crafter, Bridget Seaton for a demonstration on how to make handmade books. Bridget will talk about some of her favourite binding methods and what draws her to the creative process of this craft. Watch her assemble and bind some simple note books with traditional stitching techniques and demonstrate a decorative paper treatment that can make a handmade book personal and individual.

ABOUT THE ARTIST
Bridget is a landscape artist, crafter and art teacher facilitating classes for both adults and children. Take a look at her website www.bridgetseaton.com for examples of her books and art work as well as info on her latest workshops and classes.

BOOKINGS
Please contact the store on 9335 5062 or fremantle@jacksons.com.au to book your place.

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