Kina and Toi Toi Workshop

Create a modern painting that you can hang anywhere. If you want to use a different background or banding colour…that’s all fine. Bring a piece of fabric or photograph and I’ll help mix the colours

WHEN: November 4 2018

VENUE: 49 Huatoki Street, New Plymouth. Park on our gravel drive or on the road My workshop is round the back of the house.First black building through the ranch slider doors

PAINTING SIZE: 30×30 cm Canvas for your final painting.

MEDIUM: Acrylic paint, art inks, texturing medium, glazing medium

TIME: 9 – 4 ( 9.00am sharp starting time. 4.00pm finishing time is variable. Some people might need extra time and that fine with me )

FEES INCLUDE: All paints, inks, brushes, glazes, cartridge paper for ‘ dry runs’ and a canvas for your final painting. Pencil, Eraser, Step by Step Instructions, Picture Reference, Morning & Afternoon Tea.( BYO lunch)

CLASS SIZE: Minimum 4 students / Maximum 12 students.

TUTOR: Jayeta Valentine

FEES: $115 per workshop ( non refundable in the case of cancellation. )

Outline For The Day

Jayeta will be demonstrating drawing and painting techniques and taking the students STEP BY STEP through the initial practise activities. After this…..she will be doing the same Kina and Toi Toi painting as the students……just one step ahead of them so they can pick up on technique. And of course Jayeta will be working with students on a individual basis, problem solving with you and ensuring you are completing each step successfully.

Here is a basic outline for the day. The times are approximate.
9am Paint base layer on canvas and leave to dry
9.20am – Sketching Drawing on Paper with step by step instructions transfer Kina image on to using a simple technique. Practise painting Kina and Toi Toi on cartridge paper
10.30am – Morning Tea
10:45am Second base coat on canvas
11.00am More practise painting Kina and Toi Toi. Design painting. Paint sgraffito bands and scratch in pattern
12.30pm – Lunch (BYO)
1pm – Paint your masterpiece
2.30pm – Afternoon Tea
2.45pm – Completing painting with detail
4pm – sign your painting……amble off home and surprise you family and friends with your genius work of art

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Booking Form

Please fill in the following form to register for the Kina and Toi Toi Workshop. For inquiries please email me.