The Basics of Still Life Drawing with Caro

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Think you can’t draw? Well, trust us! You absolutely can!

For some people, drawing as an adult can be an intimidating skill to attempt. But so much of it has to do with simple observation skills, and leaving the rest up to our brains and hands.

Once you find the joy in the basic techniques of drawing, a whole world of creativity and exploration opens up. 

This is a beginner friendly class! All materials provided.

What will we cover?

This still life class class will cover the basics of drawing including:

  • Observation
  • Proportions
  • Scale
  • Tone
  • Using a still life set up and graphite and or charcoal, you will learn how to observe, sketch and lay down tone to make your drawing pop!


  • Wheelchair Accessible Venue
  • Gender Neutral Bathrooms
  • Auslan Interpreted Upon Request
  • Free First Nations Tix
  • Discounted Early Bird Tix

    Who will be teaching?

    Caro (she/her) is a practicing artist whose current focus of investigation is native Australian Flora. Coming from a family of plant
    scientists, she developed an early appreciation for the intricacy of plants, ecosystems and the overlaps between art and science.

    She holds a bachelor of Fine Arts and a Masters of Art in Public Space and is passionate about art being for everyone.She believes that play, exploration and curiosity are the most important parts of creativity and is so excited to share these passions with you.

    You can see more of Caro’s work through her website and handle @carofacelli_artist

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    Photo: Juan Gris, CC0, via Wikimedia Commons

    Any other questions or accessibility requests just email Maddy (she/her) at