Queer trans drawing booking now

Queer and trans drawing class – Monday night 6 week class starts 8th November – Monday 13th Dec 6.30 – 8.30pm upstairs at Thistle Hall, Upper Cuba St Wellington A queer and trans space for us to explore drawing . In my experience it can be a very powerful and liberating experience to represent ourselves…

Queer trans drawing class – online or in person?

Great news, we have received Creative Communities funding from Wellington city Council and Creative New Zealand to run Queer trans drawing class again, yay! I’d love to hear from you if you’d like to attend, and whether you’d be up for doing it on zoom. In level 2 my numbers are limited, so it means…

Teaching and learning online

Since the last lockdown, I’ve been attending amazing classes by other creatives.a constant has been Kaia Hawkins, who offers a wonderful dance art writing combo that really works for me. Check out what they do here: https://www.kaiakindness.com/ Encouraged by my own experience, I’ve also just taught my first art class online. It was the last…

CLASS FULL :) Anti-perfectionism Drawing Class open for booking

A space to relax, play, learn, and loosen up together. A series of 4 creative workshops to get together, connect and explore through anti-perfectionist, expressive drawing. We will make abstract, expressive drawings, and also draw a model for 2 sessions. This class is a development from the live sessions and online sessions developed after our first…

Queer and trans drawing class

Getting the message loud and clear that people want another round of #queerandtransdrawingclass I just was asked to describe what’s different about it. When I started, I thought it needed to be really specific content. But actually, a space where we respect pronouns, bodies, self determination, and vulnerability, as well as being gently creative together,…

Expressive Life Drawing class dates

Expressive Life Drawing At Toi poneke, Abel Smith St, Thursday 29th, October, 12th nov, 19th Nov, 26th Nov, 3rd Dec, 10th Dec, 6 – 8pm Learn to draw, or hone your skills with new, surprising and fun exercises. We generate a wide variety of marks and approaches to drawing, diving in and covering our pages…

Queer and trans* drawing class

FULL CLASS- message me to go on the list for next time! Up next! We always have such a good time with this class. It’s wonderful to build community in a gentle way, while doing something together. We make drawings that are experiments – playful learning about materials, and then move into drawing a model….

How to get through – staying creative

I feel like writing a letter. It starts – Dear creatives, dear humans, dear fellow isolated and fearful friends. How shall we get through this time? I have felt myself shrinking and retreating fast – my whole body closing up as I read more and more online about this virus. But this is not good…

What if? Naenae drawing workshops

Sometimes if you have a question, you gotta get out and ask it with others. What came up really strongly in this free workshop to explore where we live, is that “All of our perspectives are different.” I heard that in different ways, all day, and yes, you’re so right! I love drawing as a…