arc yinnar

sound production sat 29 June

This is a Great Opportunity to learn from local Gippsland musician Danny Boothman.
A hands-on experience in the active theatre/music/performance space we call the Switchroom.

Full information HERE



introduction to drawing and painting


from etching to screenprinting 2019

Your tutors Sharon Anderson and Jenny Peterson will guide you through this foundation printmaking course, a total of 40 hours of hands-on learning. Students of all levels will be catered for in the well equipped print studio at arc.

Beginning with 3 Sundays starting on 28 April with Screenprinting, continuing on Wednesday evenings in May with a final Sunday session on 16 June.
Cost is $460 or $230 with ACFE concession - please contact the arc office.
More information available HERE

Blacksmithing Workshop 2019

Blacksmithing with John Stewart on the Queens Birthday long weekend 8, 9, & 10 June 2019, 9am - 4pm each day.

This is a beginners to intermediate course and is strictly limited to 6 participants so book early.
Wear long sleeve shirt or jacket, sturdy shoes, protective glasses & gloves.
Cost for the 3 days is $305 FULL or $165 ACFE Concession
More information    HERE    or contact the arc office.

colour theory workshop - cancelled!

Colour Theory with Alvina Bishop-Edwards, two Saturday mornings 10am - 1pm on 11 & 18 May. Learn the basics of colour mixing for your art and design practice. More information HERE

Nature Prints & etching 23 & 24 March, 2019

Jenny Peterson continues with a botanical bent using old printmaking techniques and moving them into contemporary context. Collect some plant specimens now if you can - others will be provided and shared at the workshop. Members of arc pay $170 and others $185. For more information please read this flyer

coming up in 2019


Weekend of Photo Screen Printing August 25 & 26, 2018

Sharon Anderson is back by popular demand with Photo Screen prints over a two day intensive: 10 - 4.30 both days. Cost of $195 includes materials fee for inks and screen use. Just bring some ideas, good paper, fabric and sense of fun! More information on this flyer

Introduction to Drawing and Painting 2018

Step towards becoming a visual arts professional with this course in drawing and painting with Alvina Bishop-Edwards

Tuesday evenings 5.30—9pm March 13, 20, 27, April 3, 10, 17, 24, May 1,
and Sundays 10am—3.30 May 6, 13, Final day 20th May 10am– 4.30pm. (a total of 40 hours)
Cost is $420 or $210 with ACFE concession - please contact the arc office.

More details here

Leadlighting Weekend 2017

Leadlighting with Pip Nikodemski on 14 & 15 October, 2017 from 10am  – 4pm at the Matchbox Gallery Workshop in Main Street, Yinnar. Cost for the weekend is $280, includes all materials.

Pip is a well known glass artist who works from his studio in Yinnar. He creates spectacular leadlight windows, and The Matchbox   Gallery has a large collection of his colourful work. Over this weekend workshop Pip will teach his students the basics from cutting glass to leadlight and copperfoil. Please wear sturdy covered shoes and bring your lunch, tea and coffee is provided.

Contact the arc office to book your place 51631310. Places are limited


03 51631310

office hours:
Tuesday - Friday    12pm - 4pm
Saturday    11am - 3pm

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We have a SOUND PRODUCTION course with musician DANNY BOOTHMAN coming up fast on Saturday 29 June. It will be a great day and also leads into the Open Stage in the Switchroom later in the evening. Give us a call and get involved. Danny has a lot of knowledge to pass on so don’t miss out!
More Info HERE

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