Welcome to our BIG list of arts and cultural events happening in the NSW Central West gathered from artists, event producers, great local venues and groups across the region.

This is a busy artistic region. There’s usually more than 2000 arts and heritage events happeing in the region each year. Of course, 2020 looks a little different but the events are slowly returning where possible.

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Watercolour Workshop – Animal Portraiture with a Rock Star Theme

Sat October 3 at 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm

A watercolour workshop led by Blue Mountains artist Jennie Deane of Hiccup Art.

You will learn how to plan out a portrait and how to use, mix and control watercolour paints. Students will take home a finished piece ready to frame plus a watercolour card to paint on. You’re asked to bring a creative, imaginative mind and any favourite animal pictures.

What you will learn:

  • Simple drawing techniques
  • Watercolour techniques
  • Colour mixing
  • Paper choices

What you will get:

  • A fun packed afternoon of watercolour painting
  • A finished piece, ready to frame
  • A blank watercolour card to paint at home
  • Complimentary tea or coffee on arrival

What to bring:

  • All materials are provided
  • Any favourite animal pictures or photos of a pets

What to wear:

  • Casual – watercolours aren’t generally messy but don’t wear your favourite outfit

Appropriate for:

  • Adults and Kids aged 8+, no previous experience necessary

Access:

  • Plenty of parking outside the venue

Covid:

  • Both Bespoke & Co and Jennie adhere to Covid Safe guidelines; social distancing, workshop space is thoroughly cleaned between workshops and sanitizer is readily available throughout the workshop.

Refund Policy:

  • Refunds and workshop available up to 72 hours before the event.

Venue

Bespoke & Co. Bathurst
23 Keppel St
Bathurst, NSW 2795 Australia

Other

Location
Bathurst Region
Artform
Craft

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