Wednesday, April 18, 2012

Creative Workshops for Young People

Want to explore your creative side? Hurstville City Museum & Gallery is running a series of creative workshops for young people aged 12 – 18 years.

Upcoming topics include:

Saturday 21 April
1.30pm – 3.30pm
Painting with Watercolours
Enhance your painting repertoire with a session focusing on watercolours.

Saturday 19 May
1.30pm – 3.30pm
Self Portraits in Charcoal
Look at the fine art of drawing the human face, and create a portrait of yourself in charcoal and pastels.
NB: Each participant should bring a photograph of themself to work from.

Saturday 16 June
1.30pm – 3.30pm
Silk Painting Basics
Create your own design and learn how to paint it onto a silk scarf using silk paint and gutta.

Each workshop explores the basics of a new medium or artistic practice with qualified tutors, and materials are provided (unless otherwise stated). Participants will learn new skills and techniques and create their own original artwork to take home.

Workshops are $10 per person per workshop and bookings are essential. For more information and booking details, visit our website or contact the Museum & Gallery on 9330 6444 or

Tell us what kinds of art and craft activities YOU'D like to see at Hurstville City Museum & Gallery. Post your responses here!

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