Upcoming Public Classes

  • Warragul Arts Market on 18th Mar 2017 9:00:am, at Warragul Arts Market

    Buy direct from the maker!  Browse my colourful cards and unframed limited edition linocuts. Warragul Arts Market bustles with 60 artisan stalls boasting handmade goods, live music and and a free arts activity. This lovely little market runs in conjunction with the gastronomically exciting Warragul Farmers Market. You'll find me under a gazebo with a banner emblazoned "Linocut" in the months of October, November, December, January, February and March.


  • Open Studios Weekend on 25th Mar 2017 10:00:am, at Helen Timbury Design Studio

    Come and visit my studio in Drouin and the studios of other local artists in the area on special Open Studios West Gippsland weekends. This self guided tour will take you on a country drive around beautiful West Gippsland. Start at any studio and collect your $5 weekend pass and a map. Visit the Open Studios West Gippsland website to see participating artists.    


  • LINOCUT WORKSHOP – big hairy things on 5th Apr 2017, at Drouin Library

    Carve a huge 40x60cm lino block as  a one-off sculptural piece. It's your chance to create your own monster or wild hairy creature using texture and repetition. The emphasis will be on cutting and shaping the block, with one print on tissue paper and your plate to take home. This is a school holidays one day workshop suitable for adults and youth 12+.

    All materials supplied but please bring your own linocut tools.

    10:00am - 3:30pm

    $90

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    Booking required by 29/3/17

    Book here


  • LINOCUT WORKSHOP – basic prints on 3rd May 2017, at Drouin Library

    Learn the basics of linocut design, cutting and printing. Create a small edition of prints using black ink on Dutch etching paper. Prints can be hand coloured later at home. Workshop suitable for adults and youth 12+.

    All materials supplied but please bring your own linocut tools.

    10:00am - 3:30pm

    $90

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    Booking required by 26/4/17


  • LINOCUT WORKSHOP – make a name for yourself on 16th May 2017, at Trafalgar artspace

    Cut individual decorative alphabet letter blocks to form your name or another word. These will be printed on the day and can be hand coloured later.

    Great for baby names, artisan packaging, signs, anything where you need to create an individualised handmade font.

    Workshop suitable for adults and youth 16+

    All materials supplied but please bring your own linocut tools.

    10:00am - 3:30pm

    $90

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  • LINOCUT WORKSHOP – reduction prints on 30th May 2017, at Yarragon Hall

    Create a small edition of prints using the reduction technique where a colourful print is made from a single block. With progressive cutting, and inking the image emerges. Workshop suitable for adults and youth 16+

    All materials supplied but please bring your own linocut tools.

    10:00am - 3:30pm

    $90

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    Booking required by 23/5/17


  • LINOCUT WORKSHOP – cards & wrapping on 21st Jun 2017, at Drouin Library

    Design and cut a small soft lino block to print onto cotton rag paper to create beautiful greeting cards that reflect your your own style. Perfect for Christmas, birthdays or Ramadan. We'll also be making a sheet of matching wrapping paper using the same block. This winter solstice workshop is suitable for adults and youth 12+

    All materials supplied but please bring your own linocut tools.

    10:00am - 3:30pm

    Cost: $90

    Booking required by 14/6/17

    Book here


 

Learn linocut in the studio, 1-3 people

By appointment I hold intensive one day workshops in the studio for up to three people. In the supported environment of the studio get help with ongoing projects or learn from scratch. I give hands-on advice on design, cutting, papers, printing with or without a press. These flexible learning days are great for art students, and teachers. ABN tax invoice available for personal learning days.

All materials and workshop notes supplied.

BYO lunch or grab some eats and coffee from Albert’s Kitchen just across the road.

10:00am – 3:00pm

Cost per day: $200 (one person or up to 3 people)


Available most weekdays. Please phone to arrange a day that suits you :
Phone – 03 5625 1999
Mobile – 04 0852 7943
or use the contact form.

Helen Timbury Linocut

Helen Timbury Linocut

Helen Timbury working in Drouin Studio 2015
Draughting the design: diamond doves