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A night of networking, conversation and collaboration.
Date: Tuesday 13 June 2017
Time: 5.30pm - 9pm
Venue: Warehouse No 5, 87 West Burleigh Rd, Burleigh Heads
Cost: Free - Places are limited, register now via Eventbrite to secure a place.
Food and Drink: Food truck and Warehouse No 5 bar serving from 5.30pm
The benefits and rewards that learning art can bring to students..
If you are an aspiring artist or art student in or around Queensland, attending art classes on the Gold Coast may be one way for you to ensure you get off to a sound start. Building a solid footing for your future profession, by attending formal painting or drawing classes makes great sense.
However, learning art isn’t just good for future artists. Research has shown that spending time at art classes can bring immeasurable benefits to the minds of young children too!
The Joys of Matching Passion with Profession
Whether it’s about drawing, sketching or painting – art has acquired the status of business. Few adult artists today, who attended painting classes as children, would have dreamed that one day their love of art would repay them in terms of a profession. But if you ask any prominent art professional about the secret to making a success in the arts, there’s one thing that they will say:
Start out early!
Martina Pook has been involved in the art industry since 1982 and held many positions within the industry. With a degree in commercial illustration / design and classical training in the arts, she is a teaching artist today, an art show judge and conducts art workshops and art business presentations and seminars.