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TUES 23 JULY - WEDS 24 JULY

Afar from Still Life with Charlotte Thodey

In this two-day workshop, the emphasis will be on the closeup observation of nature and light. You will learn basics of drawing, arranging objects on the canvas and setting out the painting according to tonal values and layering colour to capture light to reveal the essence of the subject.In this two-day workshop, the emphasis will be on the closeup observation of nature and light. You will learn basics of drawing, arranging objects on the canvas and setting out the painting according to tonal values and layering colour to capture light to reveal the essence of the subject.

Includes lunches on the Foundation & Friends terrace

About the tutor: Charlotte Thodey
Charlotte Thodey is renowned for her bold renderings of fruit and vegetables which she loves to recreate using shadow and light, with blemishes and lusciousness intact. Her sumptuous artworks demonstrate the freedom enjoyed by the still life artist.

Charlotte has exhibited her work for over 25 years, has produced a number of posters for the Botanic Gardens and Historic Houses Trust as well as devising and illustrating books. She regularly teaches classes at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney and exhibits her work throughout Australia and France.

When

Tuesday 23 July - Wednesday 24 July
9.30 am - 4.00 pm

Price

$320 ($280 Foundation & Friends Members)

Where

Maiden Theatre
Royal Botanic Garden, Mrs Macquaries Road Sydney

Who

Adults

Contact

Foundation and Friends of the Botanic Gardens
foundation.friends@rbgsyd.nsw.gov.au

Transport

Public transport recommended. Limited parking available
Terms and Conditions
Customer: The person who is attending the event. Member’s Price: Available for customers who will hold a current membership with Foundation and Friends of the Botanic Gardens at the time of the event/activity. Customers, individuals or groups must be named as membership holders. Non-Member’s Price: Available to all customers who are not current membership holders with Foundation and Friends of the Botanic Gardens. For cancellations of less than 10 days: No refunds or transfers. For cancellations of 10 to 30 days prior: Cancellation fee is 50% of event/activity price, capped at a maximum of $100. The remaining amount paid can be used to transfer to another event/activity or refunded. For cancellations of 30 days or more: No cancellation fee applied. The full amount paid can be used to transfer to another event/activity or refunded. Special cancellation policies apply to Foundation & Friends New Years’ Eve event, and National & International Tours. For more information about T&Cs call 02 9231 8182

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