Ink Art & Painting Tools Workshop


$149 Limited inc GST / $74.50 / $119.20 / $134.10
Ink Art & Painting Tools Workshop

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Course description

Learn how to make your own brushes and painting tools to create abstract ink art at this workshop in Sydney.

Join this unique and hands-on workshop to get creative making your own painting tools to produce a large ink painting.

Learn how to select recycled and found materials to create “brushes” to produce a range of interesting textures and effects – your imagination is the limit!

Experiment with your brushes through the ephemeral art of ink and water painting. To explore the character of each brush, you will practice on various papers before expressing your ideas on a larger scale.

A selection of inks and paper will be provided in class.

Course content
  • Make your own “brushes” and painting tools
  • Ephemeral water painting history and practice
  • Experimentation on different qualities of paper
  • Creativity and ink painting development
  • Realisation of a large ink painting
Learning outcomes

At the end of this ink and tool making workshop you will have:

  • developed further ink painting skills
  • painted in an unusual and experimental way
  • developed a personal visual lexicon
  • challenged your creativity and explored ways to express it
  • deepened your theoretical and practical knowledge of abstract ink painting
Ideal for

This course is for students with some experience in painting with ink and/or other media.

Materials provided
  • Inks
  • Selection of different types of paper
Please come prepared...
  • an apron (and wear clothes you can
  • Recycled items such as sponges, cloth rags, cleaning and tooth brushes, etc
  • Elastic bands
  • Note book and pen

Students are eligible for a 10% discount at:

  • Tillys Art Supplies, 661 Darling St, Rozelle ph. 9810 8309
  • Newtown Art Supplies, 15 Wilson St, Newtown ph. 9516 2339

* Eckersleys Art Supplies, 93 York St, 
Sydney NSW 2000 ph. 9299 4151

Just show a copy of your course enrolment confirmation.

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