We are thrilled to have one of the most established and successful street artists of Australia, and all round boss babe Deb landing at Work-Shop HQ for a one off street art session! Known for her colourful and curvaceous pin-up style queens and depictions of Hindu goddesses, Deb will share her knowledge on everything from street etiquette to how to control a spray can, and lead you in creating your very own spray painted piece of art.
The 5 hours workshop will start with a sketching session where you’ll begin planning what you want to paint, with lots of feedback and advice Deb, before moving onto the all-important part of choosing an eye catching colour palette. You’ll have plenty of space to practice technique and develop your skills, with Deb providing 1 on 1 guidance to help gain your confidence with your mad new skills and get your can control down!
She’s back in Aus for a brief time only, so get in quick on these limited tickets before they sell out!
Melbourne-born painter, Deb, is one of Australia’s leading contemporary artists. Her instantly recognizable fine art and murals are splashed across the breadth of Australia and beyond. Deb works with many different materials, across a multitude of surfaces, from aerosols on the street and selected interiors, to acrylics, oils & gauche on wood or canvas, digital design, illustration and sculpture.
Amongst other commissions and projects, some of her clients include DC Comics, Mambo, Myer Australia, Foxtel, Oxfam, Wheels and Dollbaby, and T-world . Over the years she has also collaborated with some of the most well-respected painters and graffiti & street-based artists from around the globe.
In 2012 Deb created a unique fundraiser towards prostate cancer research and support raising thousands of dollars for the Cancer Council of Victoria, and continues to donate her art towards many different charities in time found between on-going projects. She has participated in countless art exhibits and has been working as a professional artist for more then 15 years.
After traveling back and forth to the states several times over the last few years, Deb has now relocated to San Francisco, USA after being granted her 01 American Artist Visa, but tries to get back to visit her hometown of Melbourne as much as possible!
- Learn everything from street etiquette to how to control a spray can.
- Starting off with a sketching session where you will begin planning what you want to paint on the day
- Colour selection and help you choose an eye-catching colour palette and give you a rundown on some different types of paints that are on the market
- All materials needed for use in class including pencils, markers, paper, spray paint, caps, masks & gloves
- Large spaces to work on to warm up, you skills on, plus a large piece of canvas to take home a stunning work of art, made by you!
- Expert guidance and feedback through the whole process by Deb
- Bring any sketches/ reference images that you would like to paint.
- We'll provide pencils and paper if you like, but if you have a sketch book you like to work in, please bring that as well
- Wear clothes that you don’t mind getting paint on
Vendor since 2014
Work-Shop is a creative concept that will broaden your horizons and help you unleash your inner awesome. We provide affordable short courses in life skills and alternative art. We’ve teamed up with Australia’s brightest creative minds to share their knowledge and help teach you a new skill.
From printmaking and stencil art through to music and gardening. From life skills and personal development through to blending tea and parkour, we offer a broad range of fun and creative short courses to suit our time poor lives. We will inspire you to pick up that pen, paintbrush, hammer or sewing machine and flick the switch that will kickstart a whole new way of life.
Locations: Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide & Fremantle
Work-Shop requires 48 hours notice in writing prior to the class for a full refund or transfer. Refunds and transfers will not be processed if cancellation occurs within 48 hours of the event commencing. If you do miss this window, earn some extra karma points and give your ticket to one of your buddies. For cancellations prior to the 48 hour cut off, email email@example.com to organise a refund or transfer.
We’ll do our darndest to run all scheduled classes, however, let’s face it… sometimes shit happens! Most of our classes must have a minimum of 5 participants before we can put them on. In the event that a class is cancelled, students will be notified via text message or email and entitled to a full refund or credit.
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1.) LIABILITY WAIVER
- Any damage, loss or theft incurred to personal property property brought into Work-Shop’s premises.
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Work-Shop requires 48 hours notice in writing prior to the class for a full refund or transfer. If you miss this window, earn some extra karma points and give your ticket to one of your buddies. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to organise a refund.
We’ll do our darndest to run all scheduled classes. Most of our classes must have a minimum of 5 participants before we can put them on. In the event that a class is cancelled, students will be notified via text message or email and entitled to a full refund or credit.