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Making the most of your degree on campus

The Department and the University provide many opportunities for you to enhance the skills that you gain during your degree. For instance, we offer the… 102 more words


Portrait Painting for Artists

Workshop Number Four of Five 2016

Tutor: David Chen

In this session we discussed the difference between painting portraits using high key colours in contrast to low key, and where these methods have been and are used. 778 more words

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Going Clubbing

The older boy has joined 5 clubs at his school.

Some of Ace’s clubs meet in the morning before school starts and some of them meet after school.  530 more words

Life On The Jay Train

Advanced Landscape Painting

Painting Workshop with David Chen

Understanding the Use of Intense Colour and Grey Tones

I sat in on an extra workshop this weekend, and this extra session was very helpful in pushing my use of colour. 869 more words

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Life Drawing - Using Light

Venue: Frankston Chisholm

Tutor: Bill Hay

The way we light the model for life drawing makes a huge difference. Like portrait drawing and painting, the light and shadow creates drama, and helps to form the contours of the body. 528 more words

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Life Drawing - Tone and Light

Venue: Frankston Chisholm

Tutor: Bill Hay

Creating form when drawing the body is mostly done by using the light source and tonal qualities created by light and shadow. 591 more words

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Are our kids too busy?

Okay so the school holidays are almost over here in New Zealand, and you know what starts with school being back, all the bloody running around that we do after school taking our kids to their activities!   461 more words