Acrylic Painting for Beginners with Emilie

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Own some acrylic paints but no idea how to use them?

Come and join Emilie for a beginner friendly acrylic painting workshop!

This is a great workshop for people new to learning acrylics but also a great time for people more familiar with this medium. 

What will we cover?

In this class, you will learn:

    – How to design a pattern
    – How to select your colour palette
    – How to work with acrylic paints
    – Paint a acrylic paint piece on canvas to take home with you 


      • Wheelchair Accessible Venue
      • Gender Neutral Bathrooms 
      • Discounted Early Bird Tickets
      • Free Tickets for First Nation Attendees
      • Auslan Interpreted Upon Request

    Who will be teaching? 

    Emilie (she/her) is a Melbourne based artist and educator, working across media with a focus on community-based practice and education. She graduated from her PhD in Fine Arts at the Victorian College of the Arts in 2020 and has been an art resident at Testing Grounds (2020) and the Comic Art Workshop (2021). 

    Emilie moved from France in 2014 and has been developing her art practice in Melbourne since, exhibiting her works at FortyFive Downstairs gallery, the Abbotsford convent, No Vacancy Gallery, Arcade and George Patton Gallery. Emilie is also a comic book artist and her illustration has been published by the Lifted Brow and she self-published her first graphic novel in 2018 with Tree Paper Comics in Melbourne.

    In 2021, Emilie opened Couleur in Collingwood, a printmaking studio focusing on DIY, hand-prints, and experimental printmaking.

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