Skip to content

Viewing only:
Coming Workshop events (view Calendar)

Drop in and draw: Grand Courts

Free artmaking activity for all ages

Sunday 21 September 2014, 11am-4pm

Duration 5 hours
Location: 19th c Australian art
Free

Drop in and make: Treasures, jewels and secrets

Free drop-in artmaking activity for children

Image: Sir Edward John Poynter The visit of the Queen of Sheba to King Solomon 1890 (detail)

Sunday 21 September 2014, 11am-4pm

Duration 5 hours
Location: Entrance court
Free

Portrait printmaking: stamp your face

Learn how to linocut your portrait

Image courtesy Libby Lloyd

Sunday 21 September 2014, 1pm

Duration 3 hours
Location: Art Gallery Society (members lounge)
Charges apply

Paint and create children's holiday workshop

Sessions for ages 3-13

Image: Phillip Barnes Anna Meares, Archibald Prize 2014 finalist

Tuesday 23 - Friday 26 September 2014
See listing for details

Location: Ticketing and information desk
Charges apply

Treasures, jewels and secrets

Free drop-in artmaking activity for children

Image: Sir Edward John Poynter The visit of the Queen of Sheba to King Solomon (detail) 1890

Monday 22 - Friday 26 September 2014
11am-4pm

Duration 5 hours
Location: Function space
Free

Face off BOOKED OUT

Portrait drawing with Mike Barnard

Image: Mike Barnard Ian 2009 (detail)

Sunday 27 July 2014, 1pm
Sunday 17 August 2014, 1pm
Saturday 27 September 2014, 1pm

Duration 3 hours
Location: Art Gallery Society (members lounge)
Charges apply

Teenage drawing workshop: Drawing from paintings

For 13-17 year olds

Image: William Henry Margetson The sea hath its pearls 1897

Monday 29 September 2014, 10.30am

Duration 2 hours
Location: Art Gallery Society (members lounge)
Charges apply

Drawing workshop with Annie Herron

Back by popular demand!

Image courtesy Annie Herron

Sunday 28 September 2014, 10am
Wednesday 1 October 2014, 10am

Duration 6 hours
Location: Art Gallery Society (members lounge)
Charges apply

Carnevale masks

Free drop-in artmaking activity for children

Image: Agostino Carracci Portrait of Giovanni Gabrielli, called 'Il Sivello’ c1599 (detail)

Monday 29 September - Friday 3 October 2014
11am-4pm

Duration 5 hours
Location: Function space
Free

Art Club: In the manner of the masters

For members’ children aged 9–12

Image: Samuel Palmer The lonely tower 1879 (detail)

Saturday 11, Sunday 12 October 2014
10.30am, 1pm, 3pm

Duration 2 hours
Location: Art Gallery Society (members lounge)
Charges apply

Kids Club: Colour my world

For members’ children aged 5–8

Saturday 11, Sunday 12 October 2014
10.30am, 1pm, 3pm

Duration 2 hours
Location: Art Gallery Society (members lounge)
Charges apply

Discover drawing 2014

With Jennifer Keeler-Milne

Image: Jennifer Keeler-Milne

Various weekends in 2014, 10am - 4pm
See listing for dates

Duration 6 hours
Location: Function space
Charges apply

Costumed figure drawing

Life model and drapery workshop

Image: istock image

Saturday 25 October 2014, 1pm

Duration 3 hours
Location: Art Gallery Society (members lounge)
Charges apply

Painting with Juliet Holmes à Court BOOKED OUT

View through the trees

Image: Juliet Holmes à Court Fragments of a distant view. Image courtesy the artist.

Sunday 26 October 2014, 10am

Duration 5 hours
Location: Restaurant
Charges apply

Tours for tots 2014: Secret treasures

Fun art-making tours for 3-5 year olds

Tuesday 28 and Thursday 30 October 2014
Register by 10.15am for 10.30am start

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Charges apply

Pop printing workshop

Print like a pop artist

Image: courtesy Libby Lloyd.

Saturday 1 November 2014, 1pm

Duration 3 hours
Location: Art Gallery Society (members lounge)
Charges apply

Creative drawing workshop

Dynamic drawing

Image courtesy Andrew Antoniou

Sunday 2 November 2014, 10.30am
3 August cancelled

Duration 5 hours
Location: Art Gallery Society (members lounge)
Charges apply

Peter Griffen workshops 2014

Weekend painting workshops at the artist's studio

Image © Peter Griffen (detail)

Various Fridays-Sundays in 2014
See listing for details

Duration 2 hours
Location: Art Gallery Society (members lounge)
Charges apply

Absolute beginners 2014

Monthly classes with Brenda Tye

Image: Absolute Beginners class in action

Various Fridays and Saturdays in 2014, 1pm
See listing for dates

Duration 3 hours
Location: Art Gallery Society (members lounge)
Charges apply

Drawing with thread workshop

Experiment with stitching to draw

Image: courtesy Alex Falkiner

Sunday 16 November 2014, 1pm

Duration 3 hours
Location: Art Gallery Society (members lounge)
Charges apply

Art essentials 2014

With Brenda Tye

Image: workshop tutor Brenda Tye

Various Fridays in 2014, 10.30am–3.30pm
See listing for details

Duration 5 hours
Location: Art Gallery Society (members lounge)
Charges apply

Life drawing 2014

Classes at the Brett Whiteley Studio, Surry Hills

Image: Brett Whiteley Woman under the shower 1976, gift of the Art Gallery Society of NSW 1994 © Wendy Whiteley

Saturdays 10.30am – 12.30pm
Term 1: 22 February – 29 March 2014
Term 2: 10 May – 14 June 2014
Term 3: 2 August – 6 September 2014
Term 4: 18 October – 22 November 2014

Duration 2 hours
Location: Brett Whiteley Studio, Surry Hills
Charges apply

Pop painting workshop

Let Howard Arkley inspire you to paint

Image: Howard Arkley Triple fronted (detail) 1987 © The Estate of Howard Arkley, Courtesy Kalli Rolfe Contemporary Art

Saturday 22 November 2014, 1pm

Duration 3 hours
Location: Art Gallery Society (members lounge)
Charges apply

Follow the curve 2014

Six-week drawing course at the Brett Whiteley Studio, Surry Hills

Image: Brett Whiteley Hand with brush © Wendy Whiteley

Saturdays 1.30–3.30pm
Course 1: 22 February – 29 March 2014
Course 2: 10 May – 14 June 2014
Course 3: 2 August – 6 September 2014
Course 4: 18 October – 22 November 2014

Duration 2 hours
Location: Brett Whiteley Studio, Surry Hills
Charges apply

Introduction to soft sculpture

Stitch your own pop inspired sculpture

Image: courtesy Alex Falkiner

Sunday 23 November 2014, 1pm

Duration 3 hours
Location: Art Gallery Society (members lounge)
Charges apply

Tours for tots 2014: Water

Fun art-making tours for 3-5 year olds

Tuesday 25 and Thursday 27 November 2014
Register by 10.15am for 10.30am start

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free