Paper Art - 1 Day
Wednesday 10 March
10am to 4pm
Moving paint, elements in sculptural directions, layering with extended shapes and design properties.
Using ‘instruments’ of mystery... embossing, shredding, paint, compounds,
Exciting, fun and ‘accidentally’ creative...
This workshop suits all levels of experience, even those who have never painted before.
Most art materials are supplied. All you need to bring is your lunch, drinking water, a good craft knife, sharp scissors, a small collection of old cotton rags, 3 small brushes (if you have them) and a hairdryer.
About Paula McNeill
Paula is known and respected for her work with colour, expressionism and her approach to cubism. Working in all mediums, she surprises the viewer with the diverse use of subject matter, colour and approach to modernism. An award winning artist of some distinction, Paula allows the viewer to enjoy their 'journey' through the many aspects of her work, delighting in the direction in which it takes them. Her preferred artists are from the European, Polish and Russian schools, which she visits and studies on a regular basis.
Trained in sign-writing, illustration, display and marketing, Paula studied painting and associated art forms over a period of years in New Zealand, Australia and Europe.
Paula's works have won numerous awards which include first place in the New Zealand Lion Brewery Art Awards three times, first place in MAA Awards, MBAE Michael Smither Selected Artist Award and the Waikato Display Artist Award. She has had numerous group and individual shows over her 40 year career, with works in major collections here in New Zealand and internationally.