Thank you! Thank you! Thank You Very Much!
I have done a face-to-face and an online Zoom workshop with Paula and have always followed
@Arts_Inc. on social media. Paula is so generous with the information she shares, and I have learnt more from her about drawing portraits, than any other teacher. Paula's workshops are fun and informative. She is always willing to give helpful advice and share her creative knowledge.
Janelle Cookson Belmont NSW 2020
Paula is so talented and the nicest, most caring person you will ever meet.
Carole Deal Belmont 2020
Paula, Five years ago this week I took a workshop with you at your home in Shanghai. We had recently returned from our Arts & Culture trip to Chendu together. You inspired me to be more free with my art and try new things. Now I'm back in the US and active in our local Calligraphy and Paper Arts Club. Thank you, for encouraging me to go through this door!
Joan Rocomora USA 2020
I was lucky enough to have the opportunity to attend one of Paula's Artist Retreat at the beautiful Norah Head lighthouse in NSW recently. What an amazing lady, not only is her artistic talent unbelievable but her patience, compassion and belief that we all have a little artist inside of us just waiting to be born. WOW what an amazing 3 days. Both myself and the others that attended were treated to a plethora of inspirational artistic inspiration of all sorts. Three days of drawing, painting, texture and so much more. Paula opened her heart to us from the time we arrived and then opened our eyes to all the possibilities that surrounds us everywhere each and every day. By the end of the three days we were looking at our surrounding through the eyes of an artist, our eyes ! I went from being a dummy to being an artist and .for that I will be forever grateful to the lovely Paula.
Carol Deal NSW Central Coast 2015
Have fun with Paula! She is a truly unique person & I can't say enough fabulous things about her!! She has infectious laughter too!
Suzi Holm Student Shanghai 2107
(Your Enchanted Dreamcatcher children's arty party) "Paula MacMillan Perich you are amazingly beautiful. You bring out the best in everyone!"
Zarin Blomqvist Student Parent China 2017
"Thank you, Miss Paula! You have been a great teacher, and it's because of you that my art skills have developed. I want to continue my art tuition next year!
Hannah Dulwich College Shanghai Student, China 2016
"Paula is an extremely talented artist who has a passion for teaching art and can successfully transfer her art skills to her teaching. She provided our students with a high quality program. Students were actively involved in their learning through a wide variety of carefully planned activities."
Karen O'Connell Principal, Western Academy Beijing, China 2011
"Paula MacMillan Perich is a very hard-working focused and committed educator. Along with her experience and qualifications, Paula's sincere, open, and compassionate manner is a definite asset to a variety of teaching and educational situations, and I highly recommend her."
Donna Connelly, Principal, Middle School,
WAB Western Academy Beijing, China 2009
"Thanks Paula for your brilliant work...everyone loves your book illustrations, including the author. I have included a special acknowledgement in the forward of the book."
Prof. Terry Lovat Newcastle University NSW Australia 1986
"Paula's 'Joyful' Art Journaling was recommended to me by a friend, and now I know why! The quality of her art tuition was outstanding. Totally worth the interstate flight (twice)!"
Tania Van Edan Brisbane QLD Australia 2013
"Paula is highly regarded and has been an asset to the Creative Arts Department. She carries my highest commendation."
Peter Crousen HOD Creative Arts
Central Coast Senior Campus, The Entrance High School NSW Australia 1992
"I saw your bronze sculpture work in the 5 Lands Art Trail Exhibition Paula! Very strong work Paula! Very strong!"
Tony Tozer Abstract artist/teacher Avoca Beach, NSW Australia 2012
" I can recommend Paula as a highly creative and committed ART teacher..."
Ann Gittens. Headteacher Pimlico Comprehensive School Inner London UK 1988
"I am so grateful for all you have done to encourage and prepare Zara for university. She has an acceptance from Parson's Fashion School Paris to study fashion design, and so is absolutely over the moon! I have YOU to personally thank for her private art tuition and guiding her along the way!"
Pia Kanaan Head Of Dept, Junior School ART, Dulwich College Shanghai, China 2015
"Wow, what a class I experienced over the weekend. I have extremely limited drawing experience but I was blown away with the results of my 'Fanciful Face'. Your teaching style was nurturing and encouraging to a novice. I had a fun time, did not feel out of place and the technical drawing tips were wonderful. I was so excited after the class that I went home and continued drawing. Funny story: I was carrying my drawing out, and a young man in the Noodle Bar said "did you draw that", (me:ha ha, yes!) He replied "awesome! ", I was so thrilled. Once again, thank you, and to anyone thinking they would like to take this class, or enjoy an Arty weekend retreat, do it, best class ever!
Kim Hutchinson NSW Australia 2013
"Paula's Teaching is calm, patient and friendly....and is an adaptable, and creative visual arts teacher."
Nic Borrow HOD Pimlico Comprehensive School, Inner London UK 1988
"The level of quality in Paula's artwork is fantastic. I am consistently impressed by the level of professionalism I have come in contact with. Thank you! "
Mr. Ross Le Clerk
Maribrynong Community Centre Melbourne VIC 2000