Floral Ink Painting

Sunday, 10 February

11:00AM - 2:00PM

Member $55
Non Member $105 - Includes an adult 12 month Cannery Arts Centre membership

Course Description:

Lead by visiting artist Sofie Dieu, this floral ink workshop will develop your own visual language to create your personal vision of Australian native flowers. You will be introduced to the subtle art of layering, playing with lightness & darkness, as well as texture, to create stunning backgrounds, on which you will paint the flowers of your choice.  All materials provided. 


Tutor: Sofie Dieu

Born in France, Sofie Dieu is a culturally & linguistically diverse artist. Sensitive to cultural cliches, she has developed from it a penchant for the non-obvious and what makes us unique. Multi-art prizes and award finalist, Sofie Dieu’s work was recently included in Hornsby Art Prize, Sydney North Art Prize, Ravenswood Australian Women’s Art Prize, among others. In 2016, she was one of the four artists who worked on the Camperdown Cemetery installation for the Sydney Biennale. She also co-curated « Keeping the body in mind » as part of The Big Anxiety Festival, in Sydney. In 2017, her work was shown during Vivid Sydney. She was recently invited to take part to the Great Alpine Artist in Residence program in Victoria. As a result, she is showcasing her project Calling for Rain in a solo show at the East Gippsland Art Gallery from March to April 2018.

For more information on Sofie please visit her website: www.sofie-dieu.com