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Art of Playing: A Creative Retreat

29 August at 10:30 am - 30 August at 3:30 pm

Covid-19 Update (2.4.2020): We are closely monitoring developments relating to Covid-19. Please be aware that the course dates could still be subject to change.


Two-day weekend workshop:

Saturday 29th &  Sunday 30th August 2020

10.30am – 3.30pm

Join artist and facilitator Lisa Bates for a weekend workshop exploring your creativity. This experimental weekend offers time and space for play, along with ideas to find inspiration, whether you’re an established artist or cautious creative.

Day 1: 10:30am – 3:30pm (lunch break 12.30-1.30pm)

Part 1 – Warming Up

Part 2 – Getting Started: road test a range of ways to get unstuck, make a mess, or to let go of apprehensions

Day 2: 10:30am – 3:30pm (lunch break 12.30-1.30pm)

Part 3 – Why Do I Make Art?: explore what motivates you to make

Part 4 – An Artist’s Toolkit: consider the resources you need to keep your practice nourished

This class is open to all; previous experience is not required. Materials are provided within the cost of the class fee.


Venue: OVADA

Please note: the classes are normally held in our first floor learning space, accessed via stairs only. If this would prevent you from attending, please contact us in advance so that we can discuss individual requirements.


29 August at 10:30 am
30 August at 3:30 pm
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