Arts Inc-spirations Artist Events
NSW Central Coast Australia
Seminyak Bali Indonesia
Porcelain Capital China
Create Amongst the Vines
People of the vines let your imagination flow in this three day workshop! Throw away your creative inhibitions, and enjoy the process of creating amongst the vines! Join us for an intense two-day instructional creative weekend workshop, using a variety of creative techniques from a practicing artist and international art teachers, to develop your own creative voice. Create a unique chapter of your hand bound mixed media art journal, filled with textured, personalized and colourful pages. Whether you are new to creativity or experienced, a novice or professional, you will enjoy the passionate guidance and inspirational love of the land of Paula's in-person workshop. Let Paula put 30+ years of creativity into action and learn to build upon art techniques including drawing, painting, stamp carving, printing and collage. Join us 5:00pm-9:00pm Friday night to get started on our first layers which we will build on over the weekend. Saturday and Sunday is 10:30am - 5:30pm, and you will feel invigorated and inspired at the end of each day and enthusiastic to create again the next day! Lunch is NOT included, but available on location at this popular SwanValley vineyard and restaurant, for those of you who do not want to stop and break the flow of creativity!
Lennox Head Beachfront
Artist Retreat Lake Ainsworth
August, 2020 TBD
Sand on your feet. Sea breeze in each breath. Don't say goodbye to summer just yet! Treat yourself, and/or a friend and catch the last of the warm summer weather, beachfront at beautiful Lennox Head. Sunrise morning coffee and meditation over the ocean and sunset cocktails over Lake Ainsworth. Create inspirational art in this beautiful oceanic location, 15 minutes to Byron Bay Australia's most Easterly point. Relax and listen to the waves crashing as you enjoy every sight this beachfront location has to offer. Learn printmaking techniques, play with fanciful fonts and oceanic faces and figures, and experiment with mixed media techniques. Create your beautiful oceanic journal inspired by beach imagery and icons, in the land of sand and surf. Registration is already open, and all inquiries HERE but don't leave it too long! This popular location will leave lasting memories you will just LOVE to journal about!
Bali Seminyak Private Tropical Villa Retreat
Relax and unwind in our own private tropical Villa Liang, nestled amongst the rainforest in a quiet cul-de-sac.
The word, “Liang”, means in Balinese, “happy” and in Mandarin, “bright”;
both of which reflect the ambiance of this charming Villa. Create your own art journal and painting, with Balinese influenced hand carved stamps to print onto canvas and paper. Paint, draw, , imagine, dream and art journal. Be inspired by the tropical surrounds. Our villa is only a short walk to beaches and restaurants. Non-painting partners are also welcome. Make this your escape artist adventure for the year! This retreat allows you the freedom to explore Bali through artists eyes. You will be given daily challenges, daily inspirations and daily workshops with some free time scheduled in to explore the surrounds. Enjoy delicious Balinese meals will be prepared for us on location, and sip and relax by our own private swimming pool. I hope you can join us. Don't leave it too long to register. Registration closes .
Oriental Art Express
Shanghai, Donhuang & Xian China Retreat.
Ni Hao, Creatives! Come join us for 6 nights (with second week option), of awesome creativity and cultural submersion starting in the heart of one of the world's most vibrant cities, Shanghai. Enjoy a feast of art supplies in Shanghai's art street plus enjoy culinary flavours and sights. Take in Shanghai by boat, road and high speed train to Beijing and the Great Wall. Be inspired by the space-age modern architecture against the old charm of little back alleys, where it feels you are stepping back in time in this ever-changing Oriental city. Enjoy the peacefulness of hypnotic Suzhou and surrounds and take in the tranquility of the ancient waterways. Allow your art to break all language barriers, as you document and illustrate your amazing journey through ancient city of Xi'an and the entombed warriors. This will be one retreat you will never forget! Contact me HERE to secure your spot!