Woodblock Workshop, 13-15 Jan, Auckland

Artsight is running a workshop in Auckland on 13–15 January 2012.

Looking at themes of the carnival and celebration 
Brazilian born Printmaker Annie Sandano combines pattern and animal motifs 
with exquisite embossing to create visually rich artworks. 
In this three day workshop with Annie you will explore 
woodblock techniques, printing and embossing. 
You will develop a series of three works based on a theme of your choice, 
fitted into their own hand printed and hand made box. 
Suitable for both beginning printmakers and those with some experience. 
Cost $410 (or $370 early bird fee if paid by Dec 20)

Annie Smits Sandano, Kapua Cloud Fantails, 2010

Annie Smits Sandano was born in Brazil and grew up in NZ. 
She graduated from Elam School of Fine Arts, 
has studied at the prestigious Rhode Island School of Design 
and spent a semester attending Fine Arts College SACI in Florence. 
Annie has participated in numerous group exhibitions throughout NZ, Australia 
and select cities in the USA, and has had several successful solo shows at Seed Gallery. 
Annie is represented by galleries all over NZ, 
and her pieces feature in collections all around the world. 
An important part of Annie’s practice is the donation of artwork 
to numerous organisations to raise funds for various causes.

Annie Smits Sandano, Kokowhai Rauponga with Tuis, 2007

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