This workshop forms part of our annual group retreat in Northern NSW. It is a chance to gather with the larger arts community. We keep this retreat very affordable through dorm shared accommodation. If that's not your thing, then you are best to book one of our regular art retreats.
Hobie Porter Workshop Description:
In this workshop, Hobie will be sharing his tried and true oil painting techniques to convey a sense of light in his landscapes. Students, over the 5 days, will learn how to create both a "Grisaille" and full colour artwork from an artist who is highly experienced in creating high level realism.What's Included
|Tuition with your chosen artist for 5 days||Art materials - see supplies list from tutors|
|4 nights shared dorm accommodation with ensuite||travel to and from the venue (please request if you need a lift from the airport)|
|all meals - breakfast, lunch, dinner, morning/afternoon tea||alcohol and extra snacks (please byo - there are fridges on site for storage)|
|nightly art demos, Q&A sessions, games nights and more||internet and phone connection - there is limited wifi and phone reception - telstra works best|
|nightly fireside sessions||marshmallows, guitars|
|easels, drawing boards and clips|
|pillows, linen and light doona provided||towels, bedding for extra warmth (please request if you are flying in)|
|art supply shop on location||art supply shop will not stock items outside tutor lists|
To book, email your enquiry using the button below or phone Gillian on 0411 317 606.
Meet the Teach
Hobie Porter brings his incredible eye for detail and realism to teach oil painting at Artable to all levels of experience. Hobie is a contemporary landscape painter who values place and environment. He holds a Bachelor of Arts (Visual Arts) with Honours and a Graduate Diploma of Education having taught at both TAFE and University level.
Hobie holds vast knowledge around the technical skill of painting and is the ideal teacher for those wanting to achieve realism using oils and take their artworks to the next level. Hobie has been exhibiting professionaly since 2004 and is represented by ArtHouse Gallery, Sydney and Mossgreen Gallery Melbourne.