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March 27, 2022

Artist’s Block? This may be the workshop for you!

Save the date: Saturday 23rd July, 10am - 4pm.
Helen Mueller will lead a workshop on Exploring the Creative Process, which delves into current understandings about some of the things that both help and hinder us in our creative undertakings.  A range of specific and targeted tasks will be employed to test out this intriguing and elusive process and to assist each person t...

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March 25, 2022

Member’s Exhibition ‘CONNECTED’

Exhibition Opening - Thursday 7th April, 5.30pm at The Schoolhouse Gallery
Everyone is welcome to the Opening of the collaborative exhibition "Connected" at the Schoolhouse Gallery, Rosny Barn.  The exhibition is in conjunction with Hunter Island Press, Bellerive & Moving Creature Print Studio, Lindisfarne.  The them of this joint exhibition is to reflect on th...

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March 25, 2022

2 Day Multi-Colour Woodblock Printing Workshop

Save the Date - Weekend 2-Day Workshop, 7th and 8th May, 2022
Michael Schlitz will be running a multi-colour woodblock printing workshop. In this two-day workshop, Michael will cover image construction & development, tool sharpening, image transfer, traditional registration methods, printing by hand and press using three colours. Spaces available for 8 participants.&n...

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February 14, 2022

Annual General Meeting

Our AGM will be held at the Studio at 12 noon on 26 March. All positions are vacant and any financial member may nominate and vote. Non members are welcome to attend. Please bring a plate to share. Note that the meeting will be followed by the presentation of Frame of Mind prints to the Derwent Valley Arts committee.
We look forward to seeing you all there!...

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September 22, 2021

Portraiture for Printmaking

Portraiture for Printmaking with Yillian Basser.
6 - 8pm Thursday 4th, 11th and 18th November 2021 at the HIP Studio, Bellerive.
Over the history of art until now, the subject of portraiture continues to engage artists from all walks of life. It inspires empathy and connection, at the same time challenging skill and expression.
In this three week workshop we will journey fro...

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April 15, 2021

Portraiture for Printmaking

Portraiture for Printmaking
Over the history of art until now, the subject of portraiture continues to engage artists from all
walks of life. It inspires empathy and connection, at the same time challenges skill and
expression. In this six week workshop we will journey from the basics of drawing the head
and face to the complexity of detailing the features. We will look at ...

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April 10, 2021

‘Plein Air’ at James Austin’s Cottage on Sunday 30th May 2021

 

HIP members are invited to spend an afternoon at James Austin’s Cottage in Austins Ferry, drawing, painting, scratching or cutting ‘plein air’.

The cottage is the oldest of its type in Australia and I am sure you will enjoy drawing the cottage, the surroundings and/or the interior of the cottage.

Some materials (paper, coloured pencils) will be provided bu...

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February 20, 2021

WILLOW COURT PROJECT

This HIP project is being organized in conjunction with the Derwent
Valley Arts (DVA) at Willow Court in New Norfolk. For more
information on DVA https://www.facebook.com/derwentvalleyarts
HIP members are invited to take a tour around Willow Court on the
14th March with the Willow Court History Group. They will show us
around and give us the background to this fascinat...

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