Courses – 2021

“I was surprised at the progress I made in such a short time…” Charlotte 
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Classes are offered in person and also as interactive zoom sessions. Group sizes are small to ensure quality individual participation and attention in a relaxed and supportive environment. Suitable for beginners and experienced artists.

 

DAWN’S CLASSES OFFER A WHOLISTIC APPROACH TO DRAWING AND PAINTING 
Learn more than just technique!  
– learn to tap into your unique, artist flow
– integrate inner exploration with creative expression grounded in skill  development
– move through creative blocks
– explore exercises that tap into the creative, right side of your brain
– step outside your comfort zone
– take risks with your work
– create artworks from the inside-out
– explore different techniques
– develop a deeper seeing
– transform your perceptual skills

– build your confidence
– have fun 🙂

 

AWAKEN YOUR INNER ARTIST AND TAP INTO YOUR CREATIVE FLOW!
monthly full day workshops –  interactive zoom 
For those of you who would like an uninterrupted day to indulge your creative spirit, hone your skills, and, focus on a painting of your own choice. The full day is a great opportunity to loosen up and learn, stretch and build on your technique, as you build your confidence.  We will begin the day with a little art theory, guided exercises specifically designed to free up your mark making, develop your perceptual skills and tap into your creative flow.
The afternoon is free for you to develop the morning’s studies or work on a painting of your choice. Charcoal, paper, and light refreshments are included. Suitable for beginner and experienced. A great opportunity to build your artistic confidence and have fun in a relaxed and supportive group.
Plein aire sessions also available.
Sunday 10am – 4pm, January 17th, February 21st, March 21st, April 18th, May 16th, June 20th, July 18th, August 15th, September 12th, October 17th, November 14th, December 12th

 

” EVERY CHILD IS AN ARTIST, THE PROBLEM IS, HOW TO REMAIN AN ARTIST ONCE THEY GROW UP, ”   PICASSO
weekly classes: Tuesday 11:30am – 2:30pm, 9th February – 30th March, interactive zoom
This 8 week x 3 hour course includes deepening your perceptual skills, exercises to help access the right hemisphere of your brain, theoretical background, a look at artists and art movements, along with technique development as students explore a variety of mediums. The classes are relaxed and supportive, enabling you to delve deep inside your creative self, move through creative blocks, take risks with your work and have fun! 
A special emphasis is on tapping into your creative flow, to paint with greater authenticity and confidence. Along with mindfulness exercises for a wholistic approach to the artist process.  A variety of subject areas will be explored such as still life, the figure, portrait and free choice with guided instruction and a focus on developing your unique vision.  A great opportunity to open yourself to art.

 

FINDING YOUR DIRECTION – private one on one coaching
Great for beginners, just starting out or those with experience, to work through creative blocks, and refine and deepen their unique direction and line of inquiry in their work. A great opportunity to access professional guidance specific to your drawing and painting needs. These tailor made individualized sessions, help you move through blocks, connect deeply with your natural, creative spirit and allow you to express more freely and authentically.
Connect with your inner artist, tap into the creative flow and express yourself through technique and skill development.
Day and evening times available at times to suit you.  

 

ART AND MINDFULNESS – perfect for schools and corporate sector
Art and Mindfulness are especially relevant and powerful tools in today’s unsettled and transitional climate.  With consultation and discussion, I work with you and design a program to suit the individual and group requirements of your company.  These personal and professional development sessions, promote creative thinking, problem solving, destressing, relaxing, stepping outside your comfort zone, risk taking, drawing and painting technique and building confidence in a fun and supportive way.
Contact Dawn to create the perfect program for you.

 

ART RETREAT IN BEAUTIFUL QUEENSLAND
I am very excited to offer you a one week art retreat in one of the most beautiful settings in the world.  Seven days to immerse yourself in recovering your creative spirit: combining inner reflection, with creative expression, grounded in skill development. Relaxed, supportive and fun. More details coming soon.
Contact Dawn for further information.

 

Contact Dawn for further details:
E dawn@dawncsutoros.com        M+61 (0) 422 391 202