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Pilbara Rocks a Pastel Workshop with Val Brooks

February 4, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 3:00 pm

| $125 - $140

Learn how to draw our unique Pilbara rocks with Val Brooks.

This workshop is offered as a 1 day or 2-day Karajini Landscape workshop.  On Saturday we will focus  on grasses.   Sunday on rocks and paths.  You will master how to create depth in your scene, as well as how to use pastels to best compliment your style.  This workshop is suitable for beginners and those wanting to learn new skills.  Adults and very mature children are welcome.

Each day is limited to 16 participants and it is necessary to purchase a ticket, by clicking on the appropriate ticket link below to reserve your space.

  • One day price, either Saturday or Sunday costs $140 or discounted to $125 for HARTZ members
  • Both days ticket price is $235 or discounted to $215 for HARTZ members
  • Our website is acting up processing payments, so please also send us an email saying you signed up!  Payment via EFT is also an option: HARTZ, Westpac, BSB 036183, Acc: 210717, and email proof of payment and what day/s you are signing up for to arts@hartz.org.au.

Pastels, primer. mat board, boards and easels are provided

Please Bring:

  • An inspiration photo.  Preferably one with rocks!
  • Old bath towel/cloth to go under your easel
  • Apron – pastels can get messy!
  • Lunch, snacks & cold drinks
  • Old t-towel
  • Optional –
    • your own pastels and/or pastel pencils.
    • Wet wipes
    • Chux rag
    • Blow dryer if you need your primer to dry fast

About Val Brooks:

Val Brooks is an artist, teacher and president of the  Pastel Society of Western Australian. Born in the UK, Val emigrated to Western Australia in 1981.  She enjoys painting the amazing colours of the Australian landscape and says, that after her last visit to this area she is loving painting our red rocks and grasses.


Pilbara Rocks


February 4, 2018
9:30 am - 3:00 pm
$125 - $140


Sangita Daniel


Lot 4 No2 Richardson Rd,
Port Hedland, WA 6722 Australia
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