The Doug Moran National Portrait Prize Semi-Finalists have been announced and Effie has made it through with her Ophelia painting of Kim Vega. Congrats Effie and can't wait to see if you make it into the Finalists again this year. About: The Doug Moran National Portrait Prize (DMNPP) was established by Doug and Greta Moran [...]
The Black Swan National Portrait Prize finalists have been announced and Effie has made it into the finalists with her Portrait of Vani Chiavone. The 2017 Black Swan Prize is one of Australia's richest Portraiture Prizes. Held in the heart of Perth, Western Australia, it proudly showcases and promotes Australia's top artists. The Art Gallery [...]
Printmaking module: A big thank you to Zach Beltsos Russo for his wonderful work with our teenage folio students the last few weeks. Students were taught screen printing from drawing to printing. This was a valuable learning experience for our students and works will make great folio pieces. Prints will also be made into a [...]
Well done to our beginner drawing students.. great job!
Folio Prep students spent an inspiring morning at the NGV viewing the Van Gogh exhibition. Amazing show and busy. A must see.
'Van Gogh and The Seasons' exhibition at NGV International excursion will take place this Saturday the 3rd June 2017 for Teens/ Folio Prep students of the studio. We can't wait to visit this amazing showcase of the masters work. The exhibition is exclusive to Melbourne and presents the largest collection of Van Gogh artworks to ever [...]
Oil Painting Classes are growing in leaps and bounds at the Studio. Some recent works by our Wednesday students showcases the techniques and skills of the students being developed. From colour mixing to learning about techniques - all topics are covered. We have a wonderful educational resource page on our website which is always being [...]
Portraits - no problem! Our Juniors did a magnificent job of drawing portraits from a life model in last weeks classes. Teaching such young students the fundamental principles of art making is the aim of the studio. Craft move aside, art is here to stay. Well done to all of our students for their hard [...]
Rings Road Art Studio hosted an awards BBQ on the 2nd of April to celebrate the fantastic work by our students. We wish we could have handed out prizes to everyone but had to choose a handful who have shown great progress so far in the past 6 months. Congrats to the students who won prizes, [...]