Directors of the Sunshine Print Artspace, Adrian Spurr and Phillip Doggett-Williams are surrounded by some of the fabulous artworks that will be available at SPA’s fundraiser auction this Saturday May 5.
You can have a sneak peek at the artworks this week and see why Adrian and Phil are smiling. Preview times from 12.00 – 4.00pm daily at 29 Western Avenue Sunshine.
Art Auction 5.00pm for registration and preview Auction 7.00pm sharp
Join us to celebrate and support the establishment of Sunshine Print Artspace (SPA) as a Not For Profit access and custom printmaking studio.
All funds raised by this auction will facilitate set up costs, public workshop programs, outreach education opportunities, art events and forums.
As we are getting closer to our Art Auction Fundraiser of 5th May we continue to receive generous donations from Artists who have donated to support Sunshine Print Artspace Come along on the 5th and purchase one of these fabulous artworks. There will also be entertainment, refreshments and fun.
The artists featured in this post are;
- Pamela Andrews
- John Barcham
- Godwin Bradbear
- Julia Boros
- Michelle Caithness and Clive Murray White
- Sarah CrowEst
- Yvonne Day
- Ross Digby
- Joel Gailer
- Rona Green
- Chris Ingham
- Imogen Hall
- Peter Hutchinson
- Martin King
- Vietta Koren Steele
- Michael Kluge
- Stephen Macarthy
- Elisabeth Milsom
- Marina Perkovich
- Julia Raath
- Jeff Raglus
- Hugh Ramage
- Fleur Rendell
- Susan Stevenson
- Giles Warren
Athanasios (Arthur) Kokkinos
Wow! Generous artists in our community- we now have nearly 80 Artworks donated. Here is a sneak peek on just a few more.
It’s going to be a fun evening – we have entertainment, refreshments as well as wonderful artworks to purchase.
You can register to attend at Eventbrite here.
We look forward to seeing you!
Our first Collagraph print workshop for 9 young artists conducted by SPA printmaker Adrian Spurr this month.
This was a busy and creative workshop that was a lot of fun to boot. After a preliminary introduction to the SPA workshop, the students got their creativity flowing by drawing flower shapes with compressed charcoal on newsprint. Using these initial drawings as a starting point for a collagraph, materials that had strong textural characteristics were cut, torn, positioned and stuck to a sheet of thick card. The freshly glued constructions were dried and then printed after lunch. All students made three or four preliminary prints in order to judge how much ink was required to get a perfect print. Once this was finalised, to the satisfaction of the artist, a final print was made using Hannemule, watermarked paper.
The success of this workshop was such that follow up workshops taking the collagraph images of the flowers into the medium of screen printing are planned.
If you would like to be part of SPA or to take a workshop with us send us an email here
Here is a preview some of 40 Artworks that have been generously donated for our Inaugural Fundraiser Art Auction. Don’t miss this extraordinary opportunity to support SPA and purchase a collectable artwork.
To attend and bid at the auction on 5th May 2018, please register for the event HERE.
Sunshine Print Artspace would like to thank the following Artists who have generously donated their work for our Inaugural Fundraiser Art Auction to be held on 5th May.
Bart Sanciolo and Sonny Dalimore
Bart Sanciolo and Sonny Dalimore