Hobby Horse Workshop with Sarah Zel Chescoe
Jul
14
10:00 am10:00

Hobby Horse Workshop with Sarah Zel Chescoe

  • Midland Junction Arts Centre

Create a Hobby Horse using paper mâché and sculptural techniques. Be inspired by horses from real life to mythology including centaurs, Pegasus, Black Beauty, the Trojan Horse, stallions & race horses.

Join the fun and race your horse through a course of jumps at the HABITS OF HORSES Open Day on Sunday 20 August at the Mundaring Sculpture Park. Prizes awarded at the Open Day Event!

Friday 14 July | 10am - 2pm | Suitable for 9 yrs to adults
$33 | $30 MAC Members | Materials supplied
Midland Junction Arts Centre 276 Great Eastern Hwy Corner of Cale St Midland WA

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 SANDBOX ANIMATION WORKSHOP WITH STEVEN AITON
Jul
22
11:00 am11:00

SANDBOX ANIMATION WORKSHOP WITH STEVEN AITON

  • Midland Junction Arts Centre

Steven will teach stop motion techniques exploring capturing the movement of horses using a lightbox filled with sand. In the session you will create your drawings in the sand, then using an ipad / camera capture your images, they will then come to life with the fluid motions transformed into a short film.

Sat 22 Jul | 11am – 3pm | 16 years + | Midland Junction Arts Centre
$45 | $40.5 MAC Members | Materials supplied

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Totemic Terracotta Workshop with Bernard Kerr
Aug
26
Sep 2

Totemic Terracotta Workshop with Bernard Kerr

  • Midland Junction Arts Centre

Animals can represent human characteristics, aspirations and beliefs

Join internationally renowned ceramist, Bernard Kerr for a three day hand-building ceramics workshop to create your own terracotta horse. Be a part of the Habits of Horses Project and join the community celebration.

In the sessions, participants will explore how Indian, Hindu and Chinese cultures have reinterpreted the horse as symbol and a metaphor, whilst learning construction techniques to transform their own personal expression.

The course will cover: Cultural interpretation, pinch pot construction, rotating core and joining techniques, sculpture construction, smoothing and finishing as well as decoration techniques (adding texture, sprigging, incising, impressed texture, slips, underglazes and sgraffitto)

 

Free Community Open Day, 2pm Sunday 10 September. Midland Junction Arts Centre will come alive with Tamil dancing and food to celebrate the unveiling of the community Totemic Horses and the 3.5m terracotta horse created by artist in residence, Indian Potter Kasirajan.

Two exhibitions exploring the form, movement and people’s relationships to horses will be on show from 27 August to 24 September at Midland Junction Arts Centre.

 

Sat 26, Sun 27 Aug & Sat 2 Sep | 9am - 1.30pm | Midland Junction Arts Centre
$150 per person I $135 MAC Members | Suitable for 14+ yrs | Materials and firing included

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Linocut Workshop with Jude Taylor
Oct
14
10:00 am10:00

Linocut Workshop with Jude Taylor

  • Taylor's Art & Coffee House

Established lino cut print artist, Jude Taylor is offering a weekend of creative expression in her stunning studio that adjoins Taylor's Coffee House and Gallery in the Swan Valley. This is a wonderful opportunity to be inspired by Jude’s love of West Australian wildflowers and learn as she shares her printmaking skills developed over the past 30 years.

Jude will guide participants to draw, compose, cut and print dramatic hand painted linocuts.

No experience necessary. All materials supplied.

These workshops are also great for teachers doing Accreditation Training.

Be inspired by Jude’s expertise, the creative environment and friendly atmosphere of Taylor’s Studios. Taylor's Art & Coffee House is also a great place for breakfast, morning tea, lunch or afternoon tea when you're in the Swan Valley.

Sat 14 Oct | 10am - 4pm I 510 Great Northern Hwy Middle Swan
$150 I $135 MAC Members I Suitable for Adults | Materials supplied - Bring your own lunch

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Life Drawing
Jun
22
9:30 am09:30

Life Drawing

  • Midland Junction Arts Centre

Mundaring Arts Centre has recently taken over the reins from Carolyne Francis’ Midvale Life Drawing Group and we will now be running Life Drawing sessions at the Midland Junction Arts Centre.  The MJAC life drawing will be untutored, with a model provided each week. Bring your own drawing materials and we’ll supply the rest. Newcomers welcome!

MJAC will provide easels, boards and A1 cartridge paper (up to 5 sheets per person per session). Tea and coffee also provided.

Purchase a 5 session workshop pass and collect your card when you attend your first life drawing session to be punched off each week you attend. Workshop passes are valid for 6 months. These sessions are casual and bookings week to week are not required. 

Wed nights commencing 21 Jun | 6.30pm – 9.30pm | Suitable for adults
Thu mornings commencing 22 Jun | 9.30am – 12.30pm | Suitable for adults
$90 for 5 sessions | MAC Members $81 for 5 sessions
Midland Junction Arts Centre 276 Great Eastern Hwy Corner of Cale St Midland WA

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Life Drawing
Jun
21
6:30 pm18:30

Life Drawing

  • Midland Junction Arts Centre

Mundaring Arts Centre has recently taken over the reins from Carolyne Francis’ Midvale Life Drawing Group and we will now be running Life Drawing sessions at the Midland Junction Arts Centre.  The MJAC life drawing will be untutored, with a model provided each week. Bring your own drawing materials and we’ll supply the rest. Newcomers welcome!

MJAC will provide easels, boards and A1 cartridge paper (up to 5 sheets per person per session). Tea and coffee also provided.

Purchase a 5 session workshop pass and collect your card when you attend your first life drawing session to be punched off each week you attend. Workshop passes are valid for 6 months. These sessions are casual and bookings week to week are not required. 

Wed nights commencing 21 Jun | 6.30pm – 9.30pm | Suitable for adults
Thu mornings commencing 22 Jun | 9.30am – 12.30pm | Suitable for adults
$90 for 5 sessions | MAC Members $81 for 5 sessions
Midland Junction Arts Centre 276 Great Eastern Hwy Corner of Cale St Midland WA

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