Hornsby Shire Festival of The Arts


21 Oct-11 Nov


Hornsby Shire Festival of The Arts

Studio ARTES
at the Festival of The Arts


Presented as part of the 2017 Festival of the Arts

Festival Launch

When: Sat 21 Oct 11am-3pm
Where: Hornsby Mall
Cost: FREE

Studio ARTES will take part in the Opening of the Festival. Come to the Hornsby Mall and check out our artisan merchandise – candles, dream catchers, textiles and small artworks.

Meet the Artists and
Launch of the Studio ARTES Mural

When: Fri 10 Nov 3pm-5pm
Where: 33 Jersey St Hornsby
Cost: FREE

Run by Studio ARTES, come and explore techniques and drawing styles using different mediums. Exhibition of artists in mixed media, sculpture and textiles,and launch of our new mural! Refreshments will be provided. The launch of the
Studio ARTES mural is supported by TRANSURBAN.

Art Workshops

When: Sat 11 Nov 10am-1pm
Where: 33 Jersey St Hornsby
Cost: FREE

Join us for art workshops at Studio ARTES Saturday 11 November from 10am – 1pm. There will be three workshops exploring techniques run by artists. Workshops will run subject to numbers – 16 maximum (4 minimum). Tea and coffee provided.

Workshop 1: Felted Jewellery

Working with colourful merino wool fibres, layer colours, add textures and sculptural elements to create a hand felted cuff while learning the basics of felting.

Workshop 2: Portrait Drawing
Learn the basics of drawing a face and how to get a likeness in a stress free, relaxed environment. Beginners
are welcome.

Workshops 3: Coffee Printing
Learn a variety of intaglio printmaking techniques on cardboard plates. Coffee will be used as the primary colorant, along with printing inks and various masking materials.

Hornsby Shire Festival of The Arts