Linda MacAulay's Latest NewsExhibitions, Workshops, Demonstrations, Youtube Videos and other events
Recently I was lucky to lead a painting tour to the beautiful Norfolk Island to paint en plein air and quirky creatures. Click to read more about the trip and view the photos…..
During the month of July Linda MacAulay will be exhibiting a large collection of acrylic paintings at Volumes Cafe in Eltham on the North East fringe of Melbourne. Please feel free to visit the cafe during opening hours or join Linda for coffee at 10 am Thursday 13th July, 2017.
In May of 2017 I was honoured to be selected to be the Artist in Residence at Kings Bridge Cottage which overlooks the Cataract Gorge. The residency is managed by the Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery on behalf of Launceston City Council and aims to provide artists with time away from their usual lives to create a body of work that is inspired by their surroundings. Click post to read more about the project.
Wide Bay Gallery in Maryborough Qld will be hosting a weekend workshop featuring Matisse Derivan Acrylics and Mediums. With all product donated by Matisse this workshop is a great opportunity to come and try a large range of products and explore the huge range of effects that can be created under Linda’s step by step guidance..
Learn the fundamentals of watercolour in this one day studio workshop with Melbourne artist Linda MacAulay.
Learn how to create a large variety of textual effects in acrylic and then layer them to create abstract pieces that combine metallic paints with a variety of rust and patinas. This course will introduce you to an exciting range of art materials and the endless possibilities that can be created by layering and combining techniques. Kinglake in March 2017.
The Diamond Creek Traders association have teamed with local artists to showcase their works at local businesses in 2017. Linda will have her works on display at Degani, 29 Chute St, Diamond Creek.
Join Linda in Kinglake for an evening of wine, cheese. She will talk about her journey as an artist, her inspiration, methods and techniques. Wednesday 2/11/16
Linda will be demonstrating her acrylic painting techniques at the Diamond Valley Arts Society on Friday the 7th of October.
Linda will be back in Coleambally for the Food and Farm festival starting with judging the art competition on Friday the 21st. She will be working on a mural project on the Saturday and running a Mixed Media workshop with a focus on Acrylics on Saturday 22rd of October, 2016.
Artist Palette Magazine 2016/17 yearbook features a 10 page article on the work of Linda MacAulay including a step by step demo of this painting “Local Royalty”, an interview with Linda and loads of handy painting hints. Learn about using “wet on wet” in acrylics, glazing and much more.
Art Demonstration – Watch Linda MacAulay demonstrate her wet on wet acrylic painting techniques at the West Australian Society of the Arts in Subiaco on the 18th of August, 2016 between 7.45 and 9.30pm.
Join Linda MacAulay on the spectacular Norfolk Island for 5 fun filled days of painting and relaxation in October 2017. Create your own quirky creature painting and also spend some time painting plein air at various locations around the island. With time to explore on your own this painting tour is the perfect combination. Non painting partners are also welcome.
Join Linda MacAulay this September in the Grampians to for 2 acrylic painting workshops “Quirky Creatures” and “Textures, Rust and Patina” . For more information visit the workshops page.
Linda MacAulay has been working with Tim Read from Tread Sculptures to produce a range of outdoor garden artworks using recycled rusty metal. View these artworks at Tread Sculptures Gallery along with some of Linda’s acrylics on canvas in the Bend of Islands on the first weekend of every month. 10 – 4 . Catch Linda at Tread on Saturday the 5/8/17 between 10 – 4.
See a range of Linda’s quirky animal paintings and saw blade creations. The gallery also stocks a range of Linda MacAulay greeting cards, small original artworks on paper and her usual quirky animal characters on canvas. Gallery open Wednesday to Sunday (and Public...
Recent paintings by Linda MacAulay. Visit her individual Gallery pages for more examples of her work.
Linda has a number of educational videos on YouTube to help you learn various acrylic painting techniques. Learn about Using Cracking Medium to create a faux distress frame on canvas, using Rusting Mediums, Painting a...