Art in Action

art in action TM

Art in Action will be on again in 2017!
At the Merroo Conference Centre, Kurrajong

May 19th, 20th, & 21st 2017

Visit the Royal Easter Show and enjoy the fabulous art exhibition – featuring works by some of our tutors, past and present. Ted Lewis’ work is wonderful and there are other artists you will recognise from your art societies and the annual CASS Art of Sydney exhibition. Congratulations to Chris Seale for her RAS prize for the best rural scene!

All the information you need for Art in Action is right here!

Check below for the Workshop materials lists for all workshops for each tutor. Simply print the pages you need.

Accommodation Update: There are NO en suite rooms left at Merroo. We still have single, twin and quad non-en suite rooms available. Book now and experience Art in Action!


No 1, Charlie Tong, Friday, Painting the Figure
No 5, Todd Whisson, Friday, Australian Landscape with a broad looser approach
No 7, Patrick Carroll, Friday, Interpreting the Landscape
No 10, Jane Canfield, Friday, Landscape Painting – Plein Air
No 13, Chan Dissanayake, Friday, Freedom with Watercolour
No 14, Jacky Pearson, Friday, Trees and Water
No 15, Julie Goldspink, Friday, Still Life in Watercolour on Watercolour Canvas
No 16,  Charlie Tong, Saturday, Painting Portraits
No 20, Todd Whisson, Saturday, Painting Florals from Life – Still Life Bouquet
No 25, Jane Canfield, Saturday, The value of Still Life
No 28, Chan Dissanayake, Saturday, Mood and Atmosphere in Watercolour
No 29, Jacky Pearson, Saturday, Painting a Portrait
No 31, Charlie Tong, Sunday, Painting a Seascape
No 35, Todd Whisson, Sunday, Understanding Colour – Australian Landscape
No 40, Jane Canfield, Sunday, Working Towards Abstraction
No 43, Chan Dissanayake, Sunday, Painting Boats and Seascapes

Workshop Information Booklet (updated 19-11-2016)

Accommodation Booking Form

Workshop Booking Form

2017 Art in Action MATERIALS LISTS

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