Studio closed for Term 3

By |2019-06-04T12:58:52+10:00June 4th, 2019|News at the Studio|

To all current and future students. As some of you already know Rings Road Art studio will be closed from July 8thand re opening for Term 4 in October.  I will be taking a much-needed break with my family to Europe, the first in 19 years. I will be travelling through Greece, Italy, France and [...]

Folio Prep Sculpture

By |2019-06-02T15:42:08+10:00June 2nd, 2019|News at the Studio|

This term our Teen folio prep students have been busy learning the art of sculpture. Our topic is self portraits. Students started with drawing their face from various angles and observing planes.  They are now onto the building stage of modelling out of clay which will then be fired and glazed. Students will learn how [...]

The artist look

By |2019-04-10T18:24:33+10:00April 10th, 2019|News at the Studio|

We've all had that look of frustration and determination when producing art. Niamh, our painting studio student has done a fabulous job painting our stone cast completely from life! Well done, so proud of you putting in all the hours in this piece. She has learnt so much  from this experience and I'm looking forward [...]

Essendon Fields Titian Project

By |2019-04-10T18:05:52+10:00April 10th, 2019|News at the Studio|

Extremely grateful to artist Eolo Paul Bottaro for taking the time to talk to our Folio Prep students about his Titian Project at the Essendon Fields. Great educational experience to see the process from idea; research; developmental sketches; frame and now form. Students were also fortunate to meet prominent and renowned sculptor Peter Corlett and [...]

King Agamemnon in the studio

By |2019-03-16T21:06:19+10:00March 16th, 2019|News at the Studio|

So wonderful to see our Junior tackling a difficult subject as the stone bust of the Greek Mythological King Agamemnon. Students started with sketches in pencil and moved towards a tonal study in charcoal. I think more got on their faces and hands than the paper! History: In The Iliad, Agamemnon was the commander of the Greek [...]

Term 1- 2019

By |2019-02-19T13:23:02+10:00February 19th, 2019|News at the Studio|

What a great start to the new year. We welcome back past students and greet new students to the studio. All our junior classes are now at maximum capacity as I like to keep the number at 10 per class, allowing more one on one time with students. I've always been one for quality rather [...]