Currumbin Studio Workshops

 


Studio Workshops are held from time to time in my studio in Currumbin QLD.
We are 10min from Coolangatta Airport and reasonably priced accommodation is just 5 minutes away.

COST

2 Day Workshops Cost $295

NUMBERS

Limit 10 Students.

TIME
9:00am - 4:30pm (Qld Time)

LOCATION:
42 Tierney Drive,
Currumbin 
Queensland  4223
Ph. 07 55986001
 

 

BOOKING & PAYMENT:

First email info@johnlovett.com to confirm space, then a Direct deposit of $295 into the bank account below will secure your position.

Next Workshop

Sat 1st -Sun 2nd December 2018

Account Name JA & DG LOVETT
BSB : 064410
Acc No: 00221867

PARKING:
Tierney Drive is narrow and busy so please park in either of the 2 driveways or on the lawn.
 

LUNCH

Morning tea will be provided, but bring your own lunch. There is a fridge for food and drinks and a constant supply of tea or coffee



RECOMENDED MATERIALS
PAINT
French Ultramarine Blue
Phthalo Blue ( or Winsor or Prussian )
Permanent Alizarin Crimson (or Art Spectrum Permanent Crimson)
Quinacridone Gold (or Indian Yellow )
Phthalo Green (if you happen to have a tube) 
White Gouache
Small container of Gesso

INK
Burnt Sienna pigment ink (Art Spectrum) Screw cap on tight and seal in zip lock plastic bag if flying.
Plain dip in pen and nib

BRUSHES
1/2 inch flat Taklon (One Stroke)
1/4 inch flat Taklon(One Stroke)
1/8 inch flat Taklon(One Stroke)
#1 or #2 Taklon liner
Neef are a good brand of taklon brush
An old 1/2” bristle house painting brush (I will supply these)
2” or 3” Hake brush or wide soft goat hair brush

OLD TOWEL
Handy for adjusting the amount of water in your brush.

PALETTE
Small enamel or plastic folding palette

PENCILS
A couple of Schwan Stabillo or Conte, pastel pencils
A black and a white charcoal pencil.
A couple of inktense pencils (Brown or Grey)
...and a craft knife to keep them sharp

WATER SPRAY BOTTLE
Small atomizer type sprays are best for traveling. If you can't find one of these, cut down the tube on a normal
spray bottle to screw onto a smaller container.

PAPER
I prefer Arches Watercolor blocks 300gsm (140lb) Medium 26x36cm (approx.10" x 14") or I carry sheets of arches paper
cut into quarters and tape them onto a core flute backing board with masking tape as I paint on them. 

OTHER STUFF
Masking Tape
Small sketch pad




 

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John Lovett

 

John Lovett is an Australian artist working in oils, watercolor and mixed media. Since commencing his career John has held over thirty five solo exhibitions and taken part in many joint ones. John’s work is represented in private and corporate collections in Australia, United Kingdom, Europe, Asia and USA. John’s passion for his work and his open easy approach to teaching make his books, DVD’s and workshops thoroughly enjoyable, extremely informative and always very popular. His articles are regularly featured in “International Artist” magazine.      

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Contact

info@johnlovett.com

Postal Address

PO Box 254

Currumbin

Queensland   4223

Australia.

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