Stockroom is offering an exciting program of Masterclasses in our new Learning Space.
The Masterclasses are exclusive to Stockroom and present a valuable opportunity to be introduced to specialist skills, delivered directly by artists, designers and craftspeople who are recognised experts in their field.
Now well into Semester 2 the program is featuring specialised topics linked to each tutor’s particular area of expertise. Course lengths vary from beginners one-day Intensives through to Masterclasses over several weeks. Courses have been tailored to suit skill levels from the beginner to the advanced with a broad range of learning outcomes.
Ways of Approaching the Making of Sculpture
with Peter Cole
In Ways of Approaching the Making of Sculpture Peter D Cole will be offering an overview into spatial understanding and the creation of sculptural forms. Participants will be offered an insight into Peter D Cole’s practice and approach to sculpture. He will cover topics such as drawing for sculpture, spatial practice, understanding sculptural form and colour theory. Each week, in this intensive program participants will be guided through a different sculptural approach though in-depth discussion ending in a practical outcome.
with Anton Hasell
In Moulding Form, Anton Hasell will be delivering a program over 3 intensive sessions on techniques and methods of mould making and replica casting. In this course learners will be guided through a range of mould making skills including, how to analyse form for mould making, casting methods and techniques and finishing treatments for cast objects.
with Pia Johnson
Pia Johnson will be delivering a series of sessions on portrait photography. In this program Pia Johnson will guide the participants through aspects of creating a portrait as well as techniques involved to capture the subject. How to work with light and techniques involved in the creation of atmospheric photography are also covered. Throughout the course Pia Johnson will offer insights into her own practice.
Self Portrait Painting
with Daniel Butterworth
In the Self Portrait Painting Daniel will be delivering an energetic one-day crash course into creating a self-portrait in acrylic paint. Over the day Daniel will offer an insight into his own practice, and guide the participants through a range of techniques and approaches through a number of experimental works with a focus on a loose painterly approach.
Introduction to welding
with Jason Waterhouse
In Introduction to welding Jason Waterhouse will be covering the basic skills required to operate a MIG welder and perform gas welding. There is a maximum of three students in each session allowing for plenty of one on one time instruction. Jason will guide the participants through types of welding and their application and offer a number of practical exercises in both MIG and Gas welding. This course is delivered in Jason Waterhouse’s studio in the stockroom complex.
Building a Squarespace Website
with Magali Gentric
In the course Building a Squarespace Website, Magali Gentric will guide the participants through the process of website design for art folios using the online platform Squarespace. Participants will be shown how to use the Squarespace program and its applications. The course will provide the participants with the knowledge to build and update their own website which will automatically format for smart phones.