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The 2019 bat night season is here! Below are events to be held across ACT.
Nature Art Lab Flying-fox Workshop
Friday 5th April
Saturday 6th and Sunday 7th April
21 Blaxland Crescent Griffith, ACT
9.30am - 4.30am
This workshop is the first in a series on threatened species of Australia combining art and science. The workshop includes a field trip to the Grey-headed flying-fox camp in Commonwealth Park on the Friday evening with a full scientific briefing from Belinda Wilson, ANU, followed by a weekend art workshop with wildlife artist, Peter Wale, who will guide participants through various techniques to illustrate a grey-headed flying-fox. He will teach drawing skills and watercolour brush techniques to produce vibrant animal portraits. Suitable for artists with drawing experience and use of watercolour. Beginners also welcome. A materials list will be provided on booking.
Workshop fee $330.
Early bird discount: $40 off the workshop fee if booked by 5 March.