Art Workshops

Would you like to enhance and discover new skills? Join our art workshops tutored by a selection of talented guest artists. 

We encourage artists of any level to attend. Our workshops held at the Short Street Studio provide you with the opportunity to really get into the creative flow, and give you plenty of ideas and information to carry on with your artistic journey.

2 Day Course with Ben Reid - Printmaker

Saturday 15, Sunday 16, August 2020

Cost $100 at Short Street Studio.

Ben is a mixed media artist and printmaker whose interest lies in the fragile relationship that New Zealanders have with the natural environment. 

He would like to you bring along your own items to draw (that can sit on a table in front of you, items that will inspire you creatively, or that you think will spur you to make creative prints during the workshop.

Jo Loughlan Workshop

Saturday 5 September 2020

Cost $45 at Short Street Studio.

Jo is an accomplished artist and teacher and will run us through her methods to achieve a piece of art that incorporates her distinctive techniques, colours and style.

This course is fully booked, but you can put your name down on a waitlist.

Limestone Sculpture with Paul Dean

Date – TBC

Cost $85 per person plus cost of materials TBC, at Short Street Studio.

This is an introduction to sculpting with Limestone. Enjoy the tactile hands-on skill of working with Limestone, congenial company and Paul’s gentle guidance through the creative process.

This workshop will benefit painters and sculptors alike with emphasis on the anatomy and proportions of the head, neck and shoulders.

Summer School 2021

Learn new skills from guest artists, join us in January/February for our annual summer school. 

2021 Artists to be confirmed.

Summer School

Date – TBC

Cost $TBC per person plus cost of materials TBC, at Short Street Studio.

Don't Miss out

Secure your spot and book now.

Please email ashsocart@gmail.com or phone Nel 027 241 5966 .

Alternatively you may contact Diana on 03 308 5259.

Your place in the class will be confirmed once payment has been received. Details and a supply list of what to bring will be emailed to you near the start date of the class.

Bank Account 03-1354-0424470-00.
Please use your name and the class you wish to attend as a reference.

No Refunds.