Painting in the stunning Hunter Valley with Sandra Blackburne

Painting in the stunning Hunter Valley with Sandra Blackburne Saturday 10th and Sunday 11th August 2024

Weekend workshop and winter escape. ‘From Drawing to Paint”

Session 1 Saturday 11th August Plein air and Studio 10am to 4pm

Participants join us Saturday morning. Meet at The Vintage Studio, No 2 Spotted Gum Drive Pokolbin at 9.30. We will then head out to our location in the lovely grounds of Winmark Estate Art Gallery and Sculpture Park with views of the vineyards and Broke Range where we will be painting and sketching Plein air.
After sketching and painting in the grounds you will be able to taste some of Winmark’s award winning wine, with an opportunity to purchase. We return to The Studio in the
afternoon. Light lunch provided.

Session 2 Sunday 11th August Vintage Studio 9. – 3

All day in the studio developing drawings from previous day into paintings. You can work in your choice of materials, acrylics or oils. Morning tea and light lunch included.
Full payment is required upon booking confirmation by direct deposit. BOOKINGS ARE ESSENTIAL (workshop numbers are limited and will not proceed without minimum
number). Accommodation can be recommended in the grounds of The Vintage Estate.

Book early.

Materials list provided on confirmation of booking.

For enquiries and information, Email

I look forward to welcoming you to a fun, constructive weekend and taking you to a new level of painting expertise.

Weekly Plein air to Studio 

Always wanted to paint outdoors but don’t want to be by yourself? I will be running workshops again this term  Join a group of friendly like minded people who enjoy painting outdoors in our beautiful Sydney Coves, beaches and forest areas. See new works section for paintings inspired by Plein air sketches.

Every Tuesday 1-4pm at the Willoughby Arts Centre, 33 Laurel Street Willoughby. Contact the Workshop Arts Centre for info Ph 02 99586540

Once a month – A morning of Plein air 

Discover Sydney’s hidden beautiful locations. Join me once a month on the third Tuesday of each month from 9 am to 12 pm

Contact me for more info. Email: or Ph 0416100449