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PLEASE NOTE THAT OUR STUDIO IS CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE DUE TO COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS. Members are free to use the studio, however recommended social distancing and hygiene disinfecting of surfaces and washing our hands is required for the safety of all.  Thank you. 



CANCELLED: Join us in our Paintbox Studio on any week day except Monday from 10am for a pleasant day of painting and socialising with other members.

Dates for your Calendar!


Sat –  1st Saturday of month Life Drawing (with model) CANCELLED .     Coordinator: Olga Juskiw

Sat – 2nd Saturday of month Acrylic/Mixed media CANCELLED. Coordinator: Jill Scanlon

Sat – 3rd Saturday of month Portraits session CANCELLED Coordinator: Janelle Hoban

Sat – 4th Saturday of  month Plein Air CANCELLED Coordinator: Barb Strand

CANCELLED: Regular “Wednesdays” social group paint/chat.  All members are welcome.

CANCELLED: Weekdays – watercolour, pastel, acrylics, oils… – daily access for members. Informal.


Social Events

Studio Session Co-ordinators

Life Drawing          Contact:  Olga Juskiw 0447 770 735

Acrylic & Mixed Media          Contact    Jill Scanlon 0412 477 804

Portraiture             Contact:   Janelle Hoban 0401 919 813

Plein Air                  Contact: Barb Strand 0412 688 507


Sat 26 Sep 9.30am – 4.00pm – “Mood and Atmosphere” Mixed media with Steve McCall.  Contact Judy Balfour 0439 953 903 jybalfour@outlook.com

Fri 23 and Sat 24 Oct 9.30am – 4.00pm “Colour Mixing and Sketching with Christine Cansfield-Smith.  Contact Judy Balfour 0439 953 903 jybalfour@outlook.com

Workshop Co Ordinators

Water Colour        Contact:   Jenny Wallace 0428 264 801

Oils                            Contact:   tba

Acrylic & Mixed Media            Contact:    tba

Life Drawing          Contact:  Olga Juskiw 0447 770 735

AWAS Special Events


AWAS Exhibitions

Plant Farm Exhibition Dates 2020.  Note: Changeover time 2.30pm 

2 June – 4 August 2020 – “Still Life”

4 Aug – 6 Oct 2020 – “Dwelling Place”

6 Oct – 1 Dec 2020 – “Figures and Faces”

1 Dec – 9 Feb 2021 – “Christmas Specials – Under $150”

Contact: Tanya Healy 02 6056 2869



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