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Carolyn Jarvis Art


Events

Apart from creating unique works of art commissioned by my clients and offering art classes and painting parties, I hold various special events that my clients can attend. For more information, don’t hesitate to contact me at Carolyn Jarvis Art in Brisbane, Queensland.

Holiday Art Workshops with Carolyn

September 2021

Carolyn’s Holiday Art Workshops for children and teens, aged 6-16, are open for bookings! All 4 workshops are at her Home Studio in Graceville. Everything needed to create these fabulous artworks is supplie​d, including a small morning tea. Contact Carolyn soon to book your child’s place, as she keeps the groups small so that everyone gets the attention they need, while keeping the atmosphere fun and relaxed.

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Tuesday

21st September

9:30am-12:30pm

Grey Scale Apple ,$45

Use black and white paint to make a 10 part grey scale value finder. 

Then use it to paint this classic - an apple!

(Acrylic paint on canvas)

Wednesday

22nd September

9:30am-12:30pm

Happy Dog, $45

Learn about abstraction and colour and value choices to paint this happy little dog.

(Acrylic paint on canvas)

Tuesday

28th September

9:30am-12:30pm

Whimsical Landscape, $45

Embrace the principles and spirit of naive art to create and paint your own

composition of a colourful and joyful landscape. (It’s not as easy as it looks!)

(Acrylic paint on canvas)

Wednesday

29th September

9:30am-12:30pm OR 1-4pm

Butterfly Migration, $45

Nothing says springtime like butterflies!

Learn the many techniques and mediums Used to paint this layered artwork.

(Acrylic paint on canvas)

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Holiday Art Workshops with Carolyn

June/July 2021

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Tuesday

29th June

Palette Knife Lion

Tuesday

6th July

9:30am-12:30pm

Dream Catcher

Wednesday

7th July

9:30am-12:30pm or 1-4pm

Scuba Diving

Thursday

8th July

9:30am-12:30pm or 1-4pm

Happy Dog

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HOLIDAY ART WORKSHOPS - APRIL 2021

Carolyn’s Holiday Art Workshops for children and teens, aged 6-16, are open for bookings! All 4 workshops are 9:30am-12:30pm at her Home Studio in Graceville. Everything needed to create these fabulous artworks is supplied, including a small morning tea. Contact Carolyn soon to book your child’s place, as she keeps the groups small so that everyone gets the attention they need, while keeping the atmosphere fun and relaxed.

THESE WORKSHOPS ARE COMPLETE

1. Campfire Marshmallows

Tuesday 6th April, 9:30am-12:30pm

$45

Enjoy painting this lovely campfire scene, using acrylic paint on canvas

2. Lighthouse Glazes

Wednesday 7th April, 9:30am-12:30pm

$45

Learn about glazing techniques to paint this artwork, using acrylic paint on canvas.

3. Bookclub Flowers

Tuesday, 13th April, 9:30am-12:30pm

$45

Learn to paint this happy artwork using acrylic paint on canvas.

4. Palette Knife Budgie

Wednesday 14th April, 9:30am-12:30pm OR 1:30-4:30pm

$55

Use gel medium and palette knives to create your own budgie artwork, using acrylic paint on canvas.

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SUMMER 2020/2021 HOLIDAY ART WORKSHOPS

THESE WORKSHOPS ARE COMPLETE

1. Christmas Decorations, $45

9:30am-12:30pm Wednesday 16th December 2020

Enjoy the lead up to the big day by painting these

fun decorations, using acrylic paint on a 30x40cm

stretched canvas.

2. Merry Christmas, $45

9:30am-12:30pm

Friday 18th December 2020

Have a great time painting your canvas in fun and

abstract ways, while learning about colour theory. Then

reveal any Christmas shape you like to complete your

artwork! (Acrylic paint on a 30x40cm stretched canvas)

3. Fireworks, $45

9:30am-12:30pm Wednesday 6th January 2021

OR 1:30-4:30pm Wednesday 6th January 2020

Happy New Year! Learn the variety of techniques used to create this fun scene, using acrylic paints on a 30x40cm stretched canvas.

4. Icecreams, $45

9:30am-12:30pm Friday 8th January 2021

Nothing says Summer holidays like an icecream! Learn

about colour theory while Using acrylic paints on a

30x40cm stretched canvas to paint these cool treats!

5. Evening Stroll, Inspired by Leonid Afremou, $45

9:30am-12:30pm Wednesday 13th January

OR 1:30-4:30pm Wednesday 13th January 2021

Learn about the alla prima approach to painting and use a palette knife to create this colourful night time scene; acrylic paints on 30x40cm stretched canvas.

6. Moonlit Jacaranda $45

9:30am-12:30pm Friday 15th January 2021

Enjoy painting this pretty landscape, using acrylic paint

on a 30x40cm stretched canvas.

7. Solar System Balloons, $45

9:30am-12:30pm Wednesday 20th January 2021`

This quirky galaxy themed artwork is great fun to paint

and looks extremely effective! (acrylic paints on

30x40cm stretched canvas)

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September/October Holiday Art Workshops

Chocolate Cupcake

Wednesday 23rd September, 9:30am-12:30pm

AND Wednesday 23rd September, 1:30-4:30pm, $45

Who doesn’t love a chocolate cupcake? Have fun learning the techniques used to paint this artwork, using acrylic paint on a 30x40cm canvas. 

Hedwig

Thursday 24th September

9:30am-12:30pm, $45

Calling all Harry Potter fans and those who just like owls! Have a great time creating this artwork, using acrylic paints on a 30x40cm canvas.

Springtime Bicycle

Thursday 1st October, 9:30am-12:30pm

AND Thursday 1st October, 1:30-4:30pm, $45

Imagine riding this bicycle with it’s beautiful basket of flowers! Learn to find light and shade while painting this piece, using acrylic paint on a 30x40cm canvas.

Budgie, with a Cherry on Top

Friday 2nd October AND Wednesday 30th September

9:30am-12:30pm, $45

Learn about blending while you create this adorable artwork, using paper and acrylic paints on a 30x40cm canvas.

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June/July Holiday Art Workshops!

 1. Colourful Jellyfish, $45

Tuesday 30th June, 9:30am-12:30pm

Have fun learning to paint this colourful jellyfish using artist quality acrylic paints on a 30x40cm stretched canvas.

 2. Precious Panda, $45

Thursday 2nd July, 9:30am-12:30pm

Use a variety of brushes and techniques to paint this adorable Precious Panda, using artist quality acrylic paints on a 30x40cm stretched canvas.

 ***New - Paint at Home Online Art Workshops/Tutorials!***

I am now offering Paint at Home Online Art Workshops/Tutorials! So, now you and your children can paint along with me as I teach you how to use different brushes and techniques to achieve different effects! You can find my Online Art Workshops' Video Links as well as the corresponding Art Supply Packs and Acrylic Paintbrush Packs in the Art Shop.

Online Workshops

Summer Holiday Art Workshops with Carolyn 2019/20

THESE WORKSHOPS ARE COMPLETE

Christmas Tree and Reindeer

Thursday 19th December 2019

9:30am – 12:30pm, $45

Paint this fun pair of Christmas pictures using acrylic paint on 25 x 30cm canvas boards, for easy packing away between Christmases.

Pelican on the Beach

Tuesday 7th January 2020

9:30am – 12:30pm, $45

You can learn to paint this beautiful summery scene using acrylic paint on a 30 x 40cm stretched canvas.

Hello Sweet Cow

Friday 10th January 2020

9:30am - 12:30pm, $45

Learn to use sponges and brushes to paint this lovely girl, using acrylic paint on a 30 x 40cm stretched canvas.

Sunset Beach

Tuesday 14th January 2020

9:30am – 12:30pm, $45

Enjoy painting this gorgeous silhouette artwork, using acrylic paint on a 30 x 40 cm stretched canvas.

Monet’s Bridge

Friday 17th January 2020

9:30am – 12:30pm, $45

Inspired by Claude Monet’s ‘The Water Lily pond’; you can learn about masking, perspective, different ways of applying paint, and much more, all while enjoying painting your own interpretation of this beautiful artwork.

Flamingo Queen

Tuesday 21st January 2020

9:30am – 12:30pm, $45

Paint Using palette knives and brushes to create this pretty pink bird, with acrylic paint on a 30 x 40 cm stretched canvas.

Mixed Media Seahorse

Thursday 23rd January 2020 9:30 am – 12:30pm

Use mixed media and a variety of ways to apply paint your canvas (30 x 40cm), then learn to paint the negative space to create a wonderful underwater scene.

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A night of fun, laughter and paint

at Somerset Studio

Join Carolyn at Somerset Studio and learn to paint this gorgeous terracotta flower pot - no experience needed!.

All materials will be supplied and Carolyn will help you create your own artwork! 

7-9pm Friday 25th October

Somerset Studio; 63 Somerset Road, Kedron

Tea, coffee and refreshments provided. BYO beer and wine.

Email: [email protected]

Book Online at www.somersetstudio.com.au 

Adult and Child Combined Art Workshop

THIS WORKSHOP IS COMPLETE

Children and adults will have a fun and arty morning with Carolyn, painting a canvas each that can be hung together as a pair! These paintings are designed to be suitable for all ages and stages, over 5.

Wednesday 2nd October 2019, 9:30-11:30am

at the Thrift & Thrive Shop

3/26 Kingussie Street, Kenmore

$45 per adult and child pair, additional children $15

Contact Carolyn to make a booking

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.Spring Holiday Art Workshops with Carolyn, 2019

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Sparrows at Sunrise

Tuesday 24th September 2019 9:30am-12:30pm $45

I love these sweet little birds, full of optimism and joy! Have fun painting with a variety of techniques, using acrylic paint on stretched canvas. 

Moonlit Pier

Thursday 26th September 2019 9:30am-12:30pm $45

This is an atmospheric artwork, with a long wonky pier – you’ve got to love a long wonky pier! Learn to paint this using acrylic paint on stretched canvas.

Mixed Media Balloon Flight

Friday 27th September 2019 9:30am-12:30pm $45

Use a variety of media to create an artwork like this one. There are many options to really make this painting your own, on stretched canvas.

Tropical Birds

Tuesday 1st October 2019 9:30am-12:30pm OR 1-4pm, $45

Use brushes and palette knives to paint this fun colourful artwork. With acrylic paints on stretched canvas.

Dragon

Thursday 3rd October 2019 9:30am-12:30pm $45

Enjoy painting this dragon in your choice of colours and markings, using acrylic paints on stretched canvas.

Party Llama

Friday 4th October 2019 9:30am-12:30pm $45

This is back by popular demand, for those of you who missed out last holidays! Learn to paint this adorable party llama using acrylic paints on stretched canvas

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Holiday Art Workshops, July 2019

Art Workshops with Carolyn are great holiday activities for children and teens, aged 6 to 15. Everything is provided, along with Carolyn’s step by step assistance, for the children to spend a wonderful 3 hours creating artworks that they will be proud of. Bookings are essential, as Carolyn keeps numbers small to maintain a relaxed atmosphere and to make sure everyone gets her help and attention.

Party Llama

Tuesday 2nd July, 10am-1pm, & Wednesday 3rd July, 10am-1pm, $45

Learn to paint this adorable party llama using acrylic paints on stretched canvas.

Starry Night Cats

Friday 5th July, 10am-1pm, $45

Use gel medium and acrylic paints to create this Vincent van Gogh inspired artwork on stretched canvas.

Mixed Media Flowers

Tuesday 9th July, 10am-1pm, $45

Learn a variety of Mixed Media techniques to create an amazing flowery artwork on stretched canvas.

Moonlit Little Owl

Friday, 10am-1pm, $45

Learn to paint this moonlight scene using acrylic paints on stretched canvas

Holiday Art Workshops for Children and Teens April 2019

Holiday Art Workshops for Children and Teens are open for bookings! Carolyn will assist everyone to spend a fun 3 hours in her home studio in Graceville, helping everyone learn new ways to create acrylic paint artworks. Everything needed for the workshops will be provided, as well as some morning tea. Bookings are essential, as Carolyn keeps numbers small to maintain a relaxed atmosphere and to make sure everyone gets her help and attention, and will go home with their own masterpiece to be proud of.

Holiday Art Workshops have finished for these April 2019 holidays!

1. Monarch Butterflies
Wednesday 10th April 2019, 9:30am-12:30pm; $45

Learn about using underpainting and gel medium

to paint this vibrant artwork of our beautiful

Autumn Monarch Butterflies.

2. Turtle

Friday 12th April 2019,9:30am-12:30pm $45

Learn to use different types of brushes and brush strokes to paint this lovely swimming turtle.

Summer Holiday Art Workshops for Children & Teens

Christmas has snuck up on us again, which means that Summer Holiday Art Workshops for Children and Teens are open for bookings! Carolyn will assist everyone to spend a fun 3 hours in her home studio in Graceville, creating mixed media and acrylic paint artworks. Everything needed for the workshops will be provided, as well as some morning tea. Bookings are essential, as Carolyn keeps numbers small to maintain a relaxed atmosphere and to make sure everyone gets her help and attention, and will go home with their own masterpiece to be proud of.

The 2018/2019 Summer Holiday Workshops are finished!

1. We Wish You a Merry Christmas!

Tuesday 18th December 2018, 9:30-12:30, $40

Use acrylic paint and mixed media techniques to make 4 beautiful Christmas cards to give to someone special, or keep them as festive works of art.

2. A Holly Jolly Christmas!

Thursday 20th December 2018, 9:30-12:30, $45

Paint the faces of well known and much loved Christmas characters onto 3 small stretched canvases. Then we will join them together with colourful ribbon and they will be ready to hang on a door or wall!

3. Elephant with Attitude

Friday 4th January 2019, 9:30-12:30, $40

Learn to use palette knives (my favourite painting tools) and how to apply bright colours so they make sense in your painting! Using acrylic paint on stretched canvas, you will create a bold and bright elephant with attitude.

4. Mixed Media Beach Scene

Tuesday 8th January 2019, 9:30-12:30, $45

Learn how to layer acrylic paint and collage papers to interpret a photo of a beach and create a fabulous mixed media artwork.

5. Pop Art French Bulldogs

Friday 11th January 2019, 9:30-12:30, $40

Learn about the Pop Art movement of Andy Warhol and Roy Lichtenstein and paint your own adorable French Bulldogs in the Pop Art style, using acrylic paint on stretched canvases.

6. Golden Tree

Tuesday 15th January 2019, 9:30-12:30, $45

Create a gorgeous shimmering golden tree with a magical atmosphere, using gold foil and acrylic paint on stretched canvas.

7. Let Your Converses do the Walking

Friday 18th January 2019, 9:30-12:30, $40

Paint a fabulous zoomed in picture of these iconic shoes in any colour you like, using acrylics on stretched canvas.

8. Mixed Media Self Portrait

Tuesday 22nd January 2019, 9:30-12:30, $45

Express yourself by embracing intuitive collage and mixed media to create an artwork that is all about you, inside and out! Starting with a photo of yourself, it will grow and develop to give you have an amazing mixed media self portrait.

Halloween Art Workshops 2018

Halloween Art Workshops at Carolyn’s Home Studio are open for bookings! Everything is provided for a fun and relaxing afternoon of painting, even afternoon tea! Groups are kept small, so contact Carolyn soon to make a booking.

Halloween Art Workshops have finished for this year!

‘Happy Halloween’ door sign

Sunday 21st October 1-4pm $40

Paint a fun and inviting ‘Happy Halloween’ door sign on a 40x50cm canvas panel using acrylic paint, with ribbon attached so it’s ready to hang!

‘Wicked Witch’ in black and white

Sunday 28th October 1-4pm $40

Paint a spooky black and white ‘Wicked Witch’ using bold paint stokes and acrylic paint on a 30x40cm stretched canvas.

Springtime Art Workshops for Children & Teens 2018

With school holidays nearly upon us, Springtime Art Workshops for Children and Teens (adults love them too) are open for bookings! Carolyn will assist everyone to spend a fun 3 hours in her home studio in Graceville, creating mixed media and acrylic artworks. Everything needed for the workshops will be provided, as well as some morning tea. Bookings are essential, as Carolyn keeps numbers small to maintain a relaxed atmosphere and to make sure everyone gets her help and attention, and will go home with their own masterpiece to be proud of.

Sorry, the Springtime Art Workshops have finished

Hello Beautiful Butterfly

Tuesday 25th September 2018, 9:30-12:30, $40

Paint a beautiful and colourful butterfly, using palette knives (Carolyn’s favourite tool) and artist quality acrylic paint on a 40x40cm stretched canvas.

Springtime Inspired Art

Thursday 27th September 2018, 9:30-12:30, $45

Learn how to make wonderful layers of paint and pattern and have fun with mark making, using a variety of tools and media. Use your paintings to create an artwork on a 30x40cm stretched canvas.

Reach for the Stars

Tuesday 2nd October 2018, 9:30-12:30, $40



Learn to paint an amazing deep-space nebula, using artist quality acrylic paint on a 30x40cm stretched canvas.

Cherish the Little Things

Thursday 4th October 2018, 9:30-12:30, $45

Create this gorgeous little collage bird, using mixed media techniques on a 40x40cm stretched canvas.

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