To enter in the 55th Annual Exhibition

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Art Workshops

Come and enjoy learning new skills with our talented tutors at the Short Street Studio. We encourage artists of any level to attend. Our courses provide you with the opportunity to really get into the flow of the painting, and give you plenty of ideas and information to carry on with your artistic journey.


Sat 9th & Sun 10th March.

Cost $85 per person, at Short Street Studio.

Come join Bronwyn Shimmin for two days on a journey on how to bring animals alive with oils or acrylics. Under her guidance, learn to incorporate light and colour as vital elements into your art. All levels are welcome.


5 Sundays: August 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th and 5th September.

Cost $200 per person, 10am – 2pm, at Short Street Studio.

Learn how to use watercolour in experimental and intuitive ways with Susie’s highly sought after 5 day class.

Beginners to Intermediate level.

Don’t miss out, numbers for these classes are limited.
Secure your spot and book now.

Contact Jenny Barnaby at or phone Jenny on 021 260 7026 or Diana on 03 308 5259.

Jenny will confirm your place in the class once payment has been received. Please use your name and the class you wish to attend as a reference.

Details and a supply list of what to bring etc will be emailed to you near the date of the class. No Refunds.

Bank Account 03-1354-0424470-00