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Summer Art Workshops for Children: ANIMAL PORTRAIT PAINTING & DRAWING with Nic Mason

Fri 19 January at 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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Join the talented Central West artist Nic Mason! Nic will guide participants as they use a range of art materials including charcoal and paint to create their own portrait of a favourite animal/pet image. Participants are welcome to bring images if they wish but this is not necessary.

7-9 years from 10m to 12pm

10-12 years from 1pm to 3pm

All materials will be provided. Workshops will be held in our creative space The Nguluway Room next to the Gallery. We recommend participants wear clothing suitable for artmaking or bring along a paint smock or apron.

Summer Art Workshop: Animal Portrait Painting and Drawing Cowra Regional Art Gallery (cowraartgallery.com.au)


Local government area
Visual arts, Other
Submitted online
Event contact details (phone/ email)
02 6340 2190


Cowra Regional Art Gallery
77 Darling Street
Cowra, NSW 2794 Australia
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The What’s On calendar covers arts and heritage events happening across the NSW Central West in the local government areas of Bathurst Region, Blayney, Cabonne, Cowra, Forbes, Lachlan, Lithgow, Mid-Western Region, Oberon, Orange, Parkes and Weddin.

Event listings are sourced or supplied from local venues and arts organisations. Many events listed here have been originally shared by the organisers on social media. Whilst all care is taken – and accuracy is our priority – we can take no responsibility for date changes or the content of contributed information. Contact the event organisers listed for more details or to book tickets.

The best way to include your event is to use our SUBMIT HERE form (under the What’s On menu at the top of each page). These listings will be manually approved by the Arts OutWest team before publication.  Please allow a couple of days for listings to be published. If you have submitted an event and want to make changes just email us at artsoutwest@csu.edu.au

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