WORKSHOPS

Throughout the year Plein Air Down Under presents painting workshops across all mediums.

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2022 Workshops

TIFFANIE MANG

Tiffanie Mang is a digital illustrator as well as a gouache and oil landscape painter with a BA in Animation and Digital Arts from the University of Southern California.

Tiffanie now works as a freelancer in animation and as an instructor in both digital and gouache painting. Read more on Tiffanie

Tiffanie is conducting three workshops this year for Plein Air Down Under.

Tiffany Mang

Shape Meditation

An online Plein Air Down Under Satellite Event

In this online workshop from California, Tiffanie will teach what it means to design with intention with seven main visual tools, discuss the principles one can use to organize their composition better, and share exercises to help students design the shapes that make up their painting in the best way possible.

Finding Freedom with Limitation

A two-day Masterclass held in Mandurah Western Australia

In this masterclass, Tiffanie will be sharing the power of creating thumbnail studies from a limited palette consisting of the primary colours and white.

September 19 and 20, Mandurah

Cost: $425 per person

The Power of Harnessing Greys

A two-day Masterclass held in Mandurah Western Australia

In this masterclass, Tiffanie will show how to harness and transform any grey to work for your painting, and to be able to see past the colour and understand the relationships between your hues.

September 22 and 23, Mandurah

Cost: $425 per person

Leon Holmes

Leon is an international award-winning plein air artist, lecturer and ambassador. 

A professional artist since 2003, Leon paints outdoors in the old masters’ style of impressionistic realism.  He works in oil to quickly capture natural light and colour. Read more on Leon.

Leon is conducting one workshop this year for Plein Air Down Under.

OIL PAINTING, EN PLEIN AIR

A two-day Masterclass held in Mandurah Western Australia

In this Masterclass, Leon will be teaching in oils, focusing on perspective and scale, lights and darks, tonal values, colour mixing and a myriad of oil painting tips and tricks.

Andy Dolphin

Andy is an award-winning Oil Painter and Watercolourist.

With a background in sign writing, graphic art and commercial illustration dating back almost
40 years, Andy Dolphin brings a solid foundation in design and attention to detail to his fine
art pursuits.

Andy is conducting one workshop this year for Plein Air Down Under.

PLEIN AIR DRAWING

Half-day workshop

Andy will cover the basics of sketching en plein air. Topics covered include simplifying the landscape, handling perspective and finding successful compositions through tonal thumbnails.

Thursday 22 September, Mandurah

Cost: $70 per person