Location: Perth Observatory
Date: 4th of February
Time: 1:15 pm to 5 pm (Doors open at: 1 pm)
Immerse yourself in the serene beauty of Korung National Park at the Perth Observatory as you embark on a creative journey with artist Hayley Savage. This unique workshop offers you the chance to capture the essence of our natural surroundings through the creation of a stunning acrylic blossoming banksia painting.
Begin your afternoon with a fascinating guided tour of Perth Observatory’s historic grounds and museum. Delve into the rich history of astronomy and the captivating stories that unfold under our starlit skies. Then under the expert guidance of Hayley Savage, unlock your artistic potential as you learn step by step how to bring a banksia to life. No prior painting experience is required – just a willingness to embrace your creativity!
We’ll fuel your artistic inspiration with a delectable grazing platter provided during the painting workshop. Indulge in a variety of delicious nibbles that will keep your energy levels high and your taste buds satisfied. You can also bring along your favourite beverages to enhance your painting experience. Whether it’s a glass of wine or a refreshing soft drink, you’re welcome to make the event uniquely yours. We’ve got you covered with a dedicated tea and coffee station. Recharge your creative spirit with a hot cuppa whenever you need a break.
Secure your spot for this extraordinary art and astronomy experience! Limited tickets are available, so don’t miss out on this opportunity to connect with nature and unleash your artistic flair.
Note: All art supplies will be provided; just bring yourself and a willingness to explore your artistic side.
To make a booking on the Blossoming Banksia Painting Workshop, simply enter the number of people attending and select the desired date from the booking calendar. Dates with green backgrounds indicate available spots, while red backgrounds denote fully booked tours and yellow highlights today’s date.
Once you have selected your desired tour date, click the “Book Now” button to proceed to the checkout section, where you can complete your payment. You will receive a confirmation email once your booking is complete, and on the night of the tour, our host will ask for the name under which the booking was made and mark you off on the booking sheet.
Please let us know if you have any food allergies at the time of booking in the notes field in the checkout section.