Congratulations to Alumna and instructor Colleen Stapleton on being selected as finalist in the KAAS with this wonderful example of an Alla Prima portrait.
Colleen has also recently been selected as a finalist in the Portia Geach award, Kennedy art prize ARC Salon, Lethbridge prize, A.M.E prize and Florence Academy Scholarship. Colleen has a workshop in January, and will also be teaching on Wednesdays at the Rocks campus in 2020.
Book now for David Briggs’ Life Drawing workshop this weekend for an introduction, refresher, or to get some additional drawing practice in before Term 4 starts on Monday. David’s Life Drawing Workshop is on Sat and Sun the 5th and 6th of October, 10 AM to 4:15 PM.
Build on your life drawing skills and anatomical knowledge during the term with quick dynamic poses with Andrew Paviour on Tuesdays or construction techniques with Keith Dewel on Mondays, Enroll online now.
Term 4 also means that the end of year JAAS Students and Teachers Exhibition will be coming up very soon in November, so now is the time to complete your works and enter now online. Add your name to the exhibition helper lists in the doorway, a great way to gain some experience in a hanging(pictures :-).
Now is also the time to be finalising your portfolio submission for JAAS awards and Scholarships, why not have a go?
As JAAS is an accredited School by the Art Renewal Centre, JAAS students are eligible to apply for a scholarship through the ARC, held in May each year. The international awards and scholarships are intensely competitive, requiring input from your instructors, so start work now for a second chance at a well regarded award and/or a scholarship by the ARC.
We also have gift vouchers available. Students, be cheeky and put the link in your signature when emailing your patrons!
Reminder, classes are held on public holidays, so the first classes of term 4 will start on Monday the 7th of October, Labour day public holiday, with the exception of the Monday Evening Fortnightly Watercolour Classes which start on October the 14th.