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Mixed Media with Craig Rawlings

Mixed Media with Craig Rawlings

Mixed Media class

Over 100 people have attended this class


Whether you enjoy sketching or producing framed artworks, this mixed media class with Craig will help you develop your skills with a variety of techniques. Using pencils, pens, watercolour and sometimes acrylic, you will find new ways to describe the world and capture the essence of your chosen subject.

A Focus on Plein Air

This term the focus of this class will be Plein Air.

Initially the focus will be on drawing, then we will develop our skills of mark making, perspective tone and form.

We will also explore colour palettes from other references to create a dynamic original artwork.

Artworks can be interpreted in mixed media, acrylic and watercolour.

During term we will also go outside to experience Plein air at a location to be selected by the group at a time convenient for all and weather dependent.

The class is suitable for artists of all skill levels and we will use watercolour, acrylic and mixed media.

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What you will learn

  • We will explore a variety of techniques for making your artworks more dynamic and lift them out of the ordinary.

What you will get

  • This is an opportunity to be exposed to different mediums, before you launch into making a true choice of where your interest lies. If you are a practiced artist already, it's an opportunity to be exposed to different ways each artist works with different mediums .

What to bring

  • Bring along your own art materials

What to wear

Casual (Warning: this might get messy)

Appropriate for

Open to all skill levels for adults aged 16 and above.

Box Hill Art Group

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Our offer to you
Painting pictures is enjoyable, satisfying, therapeutic, good for the soul, great for your social life, combats social isolation, and helps the brain fight against depression and dementia.

Let our expert tutors show you how it’s done because expressing yourself through art is about the best way to be happy and fulfilled.
We cover all styles for all levels.

Our history

The Box Hill Art Group Inc. was established in 1952 and since then it has nurtured many thousands of budding artists, as well as stretching the skills of experienced and exhibiting artists.

Moreover, we cater for watercolours, oils, acrylics, pastels, drawing, life drawing and mixed media.

We also offer our member’s access to lessons, paint outs, art demonstrations, competitions, exhibitions and arts awards.
The Box Hill Art Group will open up a whole new colourful world for you to enjoy.

Our membership
Membership is open to anyone between 16 and 116 years of age. Whether you are just starting out in painting or drawing or have been doing it for years you will love being a part of this group, meeting with like minded people to express yourself visually.

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5.0 (32 reviews)
Kathyrated it
07 Apr 2024
I especially loved the first half of the term when we created all of the backgrounds.
Monica rated it
26 Mar 2024
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Nancyerated it
26 Mar 2024
Craig’s classes are always very exciting and fun. They offer the opportunity to experience unimaginable levels of creativity. I love attending Craig’s classes not only to create but to experience Craig’s warm support encouragement and inspiration and to enjoy the company of fellow artists. Nancye Davison
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Cancellations & Refunds

If the organiser cancels the class:

You are entitled to a full refund.

If you can't attend the class:

  • A transfer can be requested anytime before the class starts. Free of charge.

No changes will be allowed after these times.

We recommend the refund upgrade option upon checkout in case you’re not able to attend the class. Learn more about refund upgrade option.

Terms & Conditions

Transfers for classes that cannot be attended need to be made up within the same term.

Non members are entitled to only purchase ONE single $26 tutored class. All additional purchases require the participant to become a member of the Box Hill Art Group. This condition excludes Life Drawing sessions and one day workshops which are open to everyone.

Memberships are not transferable to other people. Class payments are not transferable to other members.

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