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The Art of Spices (2 day event – 10am to 4pm)

15 August, 2015 - 16 August, 2015

| Cost $150, $125 Members

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Join a two-day workshop exploring the world of spices. Experience and learn first-hand the techniques of a skilled botanical artist and create your own work of art.

Day 1 Begin by hearing Dashorst talk about his botanical illustrations, followed by a guided viewing of key works from the exhibition. After lunch at the Gallery, take a spice tour of the Adelaide Botanic Garden and sketch or photograph the many examples of spices on hand in preparation for the rendering of your original work of art on Day 2.

Day 2 Learn about the support materials required by the botanical artist – paints, colours, pencils. Use your sketches and photographs to create your work. Participants are recommended to bring a camera.

When: 15 & 16 August, 10am–4pm

Speakers :  Gilbert Dashorst (former botanical illustrator at the Adelaide Botanic Garden)

Details

Start
15 August, 2015
End
16 August, 2015
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Website
http://treasureships.com.au/

Organizer

Art Gallery of South Australia
Phone
08 8207 7035
Email
Website
artgallery.sa.gov.au

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Booking Information
Bookings essential, Limited to 15 participants, Call 08 8207 7035
Cost
Cost $150, $125 Members

Venue

Function Room (AGSA)
North Terrace
Adelaide, South Australia 5000 Australia
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Phone
08 8207 7000
Website
artgallery.sa.gov.au/