Evolve. development programme

1 - 31 August 2017

Arts & Culture Education Free Young people

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The Evolve development programme, introduced in 2014, runs alongside the City of South Perth's Emerging Artist Award and consists of workshops and professional development sessions for both Award entrants in the early stages of their artistic careers and established artists keen to further develop their skills.

The 2017 programme will offer both practical and theoretical sessions to cater for a wide range of interests and needs.

Programme of events


The Exquisite Portrait

Pagoda Resort & Spa- Dolphin Room 2 August 2017

Christophe Canato will present a variety of ways to work a portrait using available and studio lighting.

Arts & Culture Education

Introduction to Paper Cut Art

Civic Centre – Reception Room 5 August 2017

Learn how to create a beautiful paper cut artwork in a friendly and enjoyable atmosphere.

Arts & Culture Education

Drawing Portraiture

South Perth Library Function Room 10 August 2017

Discover how to draw the human face.

Arts & Culture Education

Creating an Under Painting - Oil Portrait Painting for Beginners

George Burnett Leisure Centre 12 August 2017

This workshop is a great introduction to the basics of oil painting and using oil materials.

Arts & Culture Education

Sculpture from Scrap

Manning Men's Shed 19 August 2017

Produce fun pieces of sculpture using up-cycled materials and found objects.

Arts & Culture Education

Conception to Creation

Civic Centre – Reception Room 23 August 2017

The development of visual diaries can have huge benefits in forming and extending personal concepts and ideas, and finding ones authentic self.

Arts & Culture Education

Artist's Application Pack: Curriculum Vitae, Artist Statement and Portfolio of Images

Manning Community Hall 26 August 2017

An overview of the industry standard for the professional presentation of an arts practice.

Arts & Culture Education

Brush Lettering

The Cutlery Drawer 31 August 2017

Explore the basics of how to create beautiful hand-drawn typography using your very own Tombow brush pens to take home.

Arts & Culture Education

Event contact

For event related enquiries, please contact the City’s events team.