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ART RETREAT at The Monastery, Tamahere, Hamilton with Raymond Jennings
Join artist Raymond Jennings on a two day weekend sketching, drawing and colour workshop, at The Monastery; boutique bed and breakfast accommodation in the heart of the Waikato, a 15 minute drive to Cambridge or Hamilton.
The Monastery; set within twelve enchanting acres, panoramic views of the valley in all directions; features heritage architecture, private gardens, river access, orchards, walking trails and more; an inspirational location for you to explore your creativity; relax, unwind and discover.
Raymond’s mastery of drawing gives you fresh inspiration and direction. Equipped with the basics, be encouraged to experiment with different techniques, extend yourself, learn new skills, as Raymond teaches you to see a new perspective, combine colour, to be adventurous. His enthusiasm and expertise will arouse the artist, nurture the beginner, stimulate and develop the more advanced.
My paintings, drawings and sculpture are a positive expression of our world in form and colour, motion and character, radiance, and depth, with the energies of universal inspiration. - Raymond
Arrive: Friday June 22, 5.30pm Leave: Sunday June 24, 5pm
The QUALITY of SPEED – inspired focus, enthusiastic ENERGY creates the CHARACTER of my drawing – the free expression of its line – the spontaneous dance of the pencil and pen . . . and the patterned texture within the areas of shadow.