Grampians Brushes

Grampians Brushes offers quality art courses set in Halls Gap in the heart of the Grampians National Park, (Western Victoria).

Get renewed inspiration from the beauty and tranquillity of this Australian bush environment to practice and develop drawing and painting skills under the instruction of professional artists in various medium and techniques, from traditional to modern. It is a learning vacation and a great way to experience extending your creativity.

Learn and explore in a fun, comfortable and inspirational setting with renowned instructors. Workshops are designed to offer instruction in a variety of genre and medium, studio and plein air, with various needs in mind for every level of artist.

The focus is on providing workshop participants with the finest, widely known instructors designed to enhance participant experiences and satisfaction. Being in intimate contact with a vibrant artistic community for two, four or six creativity-filled days this is a chance to inspire and nurture your artistic self. The Workshops offered at Grampians Brushes are Weekend (2 day) and Monday –Thursday (4 day) and are all located in Halls Gap.

Grampians Brushes is the destination for turning inspiration into fine art, and students into artists. Fostering the talents and skills of each student – from novice to experienced, the artists express their love for teaching and encourage each student to discover their unique artistic voice.

Lunch and morning tea are provided at all workshops. Upon enrollment a class requirements list will be forwarded to participants, most workshops will have a small materials charge to cover consumables provided by the tutor. Class run 9 am  – 4 pm each day.

A range of after class activities are conducted for participants, family and friends to enjoy. Special exhibitions and several dinners are all opportunities to make and renew friendships with art enthusiasts during the forum. The full program of evening activities will be forwarded to enrolled participants in late July.

At Halls Gap Community Hub Senior Art Supplies will set up shop, other traders will be Redrock books with an inspiring range of art books and Fibreworks with beautiful hand dyed yarns and fibres.

Grampians Brushes is a project of GrampianArts, a not for profit organization that strives to provide opportunities for artists to extend their skills and showcase their work. It is supported by Halls Gap Tourism and Northern Grampians Shire.

Would you like to help? Grampians Brushes is supported by a small group of volunteers.  If you are interested in assisting in any small way please contact us.