Courses – 2021

 

A WHOLISTIC APPROACH TO DRAWING AND PAINTING

Take a break and tap into your creative flow!  Courses which nurture your creative expression and inner exploration, grounded in skill development.

Dawn believes in the potential of the creative process for transformational change. She loves to guide students to develop their authentic vision and build confidence to step outside their comfort zones and take risks with their work.
Learn to tap into your unique creative flow as you explore and develop new techniques and deeper ways of seeing. These transformative programs have produced wonderful results, and many students are now exhibiting and selling their paintings, and best of all, are recovering their creative spirit.  

 

MONTHLY
FULL DAY WORKSHOPS: SUNDAY 10am – 4pm  —– COMING UP 18th JULY 
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 choice. These workshops are a great opportunity to loosen up and learn, develop your technique, as you build your confidence and have fun in a relaxed and supportive group.  
Charcoal, paper, and light refreshments are included. Suitable for beginners and experienced.
Venue: mix of venues – Enderby Hall, Richmond,  Plein Aire and on-line sessions 
Time : Sunday 10am – 4pm,  July 18th, August 15th, September 12th, October 17th, November 14th, December 12th

 

WEEKLY
RECOVERING YOUR CREATIVE SPIRIT: TUESDAY 11:30am – 2:30pm —– STARTING 20th JULY!
This 8 week x 3 hour course includes deepening your perceptual skills, exercises to help access the right hemisphere of your brain, a little theory, 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 artistic self, move through creative blocks, take risks with your work and have fun! 
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.
Venue: Glen Iris Scout Hall
Dates: 20th July – 14th September

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 practice. A great opportunity to access professional mentoring 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.
Day and evening times available online at times to suit you.  

ART AND MINDFULNESS: perfect for schools and corporate sector
Art and Mindfulness are powerful tools and are especially relevant today.  With consultation and discussion, I work with you to 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 me: dawn@dawncsutoros.com or +61 (0) 422 391 202