Art Workshop Information & Registration

  Contact: Workshop Coordinator- Joanne Hegney Email: Phone: 0418 313 585

 Still Life- Transparent & Reflective Surfaces with Jan Lawnikanis.

Day 1 Sat – Transparent Surfaces - Full       Day 2 Sun- Reflective Surfaces - FULL 

Venue: St Agnes Church Hall, 85 Ipswich St, Esk QLD 4312         Cost per day: SASI Member $65  Non-member: $85   

Day 1: Sat 27 Feb 2021 10am-4pm Glass: We will look at transparent objects such as vases, tumblers and bottles, then learn how to  paint the distortions that happen when items overlap and change colour etc. 

Day 2: Sun 28th Feb 2021 9am-3pm 

Reflective surfaces: Shiny, metallic and ceramic objects are the focus for this day. Learn how to  paint the interesting shapes and patterns that are reflected onto these surfaces.

Thank you for your interest in these popular workshops.

Unfortunately the Jan Lawnikanis workshops are now full.

Next Workshop: Introduction to Mixed Media with Kim Mancini 10 April 2021

SASI Workshops focus on skill building in a supportive and friendly environment.

To express interest in, or offer a workshops focusing on a particular media or tutor please contact the SASI Workshop Coordinator email:

Payment options

EFT: Bendigo Bank Account Name: Somerset Art Society Inc. BSB 633-000 Account 1493 80339. Ref: JL2 and Your Name 

Cheque: made out to Somerset Art Society Inc, and mail with your contact info to SASI, P.O. Box 413, Esk Q 4312

Other: email

Registration opens 1st March 2021

Introduction to Mixed Media with Kim Mancini

presented with the assistance of the Somerset Council Regional Arts Development Fund (RADF) Grant

All materials provided.

Saturday 10 April 2021 9am-3pm 

Venue: St Agnes Church Hall, 85 Ipswich St, Esk QLD 4312 

 Cost per day: SASI Member $40  Non-member: $60

About this workshop

Participants will be shown how to create a picture using torn and cut papers, layering up a surface through thoughtful placement as well as random use of textures in paper. Then they will have opportunity to work back into their artwork using ,pencils, crayons, markers, watercolour and acrylics.


This activity is well suited for beginners as no skills are required. Participants can learn how construct an artwork with no drawing skills in a way that built confidence and encourage exploration in art and materials.

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Materials List

All product required for the activity will be provided including CANVAS board (30cm x30cm), transparent papers, sheet music, paints, markers, brushes etc. to share during the activity.


You are encouraged to bring your personal art supplies to learn new ways to use products you already own.

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