Architectural Drawing & Mixed Media Workshop

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Architectural Drawing & Mixed Media Workshop

Produce a series of architecturally inspired drawings using the overlay and recovery process.

This process:


  • Develops the idea of time and space
  • Develops multiple images and multiple ideas
  • Promotes cultural and historical diversity
  • Promotes the interplay of objectivity and subjectivity
  • Uses direct observational drawings of buildings for the overlay and development of spatial compositional devices.

 The media that will be explored include:

  • Artline pens
  • Charcoal
  • Graphite powder
  • Acrylic medium
  • Acrylic paint
  • Modelling compound
  • Bronzing medium
  • Collage


Surfaces that will be used include:

 Graphics papers

  • Drafting film
  • Cartridge paper
  • Coloured collage papers
  • Newsprint

Date: Wednesday 8th October

Time: 10 am to 1 pm

Lunch:  Bring your own lunch to share if you wish. Coffee and tea will be provided

Venue: Aquinas College Art Department

Fee: $20 for members of the Art Education Association of WA

$40 for non members of the association

Things to bring: drawing board, bulldog clips, water container, brushes, glue stick, stencil knife. All other materials and equipment will be provided. You may like to bring a digital camera to record results and record the processes.

Minimum number of participants: 10

Contact: Eileen Walter on  or 0414752329



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  1. sarah osborne Says:

    Can I see some of the results. I have a student who needs some help and direction and this may be just the thing for her.