Join popular art instuctor Charlotte Thodey for a two-day workshop in the Royal Botanic Garden.
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.
Tuesday 5 March - Wednesday 6 March
9:30 am - 4:00 pm
$320 ($280 Foundation & Friends Members)
Royal Botanic Garden, Mrs Macquaries Road Sydney
Public transport recommended. Limited parking available