Workshops are a way to extend our skills, refine our art-making and stimulate new art-making practices. Our workshops foster an appreciation of each others’ art-making in the presence of expert guidance from the tutor.

Members have priority booking.

For more information contact the workshops coordinator at:


Title: Monoprints, mixed media and collage

Tutor:  Jan Melville

Date: Saturday 21st October 2023 10am-4pm
Entry form below

Fee:  Members fee $90 
Non Members fee $110 

Venue:  BAS studio, 139a Station St, Blackheath

Closing date: Sunday 15th October 5pm

Description: Experiment with the exciting and diverse possibilities of monoprinting, collage and mixed media. In this 1-day workshop artist Jan Melville will be your guide in this new world of creative potential. You will be encouraged to freely experiment and then combine these techniques in a final artwork. Gelli plates will be shared to create both background and collage papers, there will also be a special bonus technique shared on the day.

Suitable for beginners and intermediate

About the tutor: Jan Melville is a printmaker, collagist, book and assemblage artist. She has been teaching and making art for over 25 years in both Sydney, Regional NSW and Overseas. Website:  

Download the entry form here


Jan Melville
Jan Melville
Jan Melville
Jan Melville

Collage, Mixed Media + Assemblage Studio Day

Sunday 17th September
Sunday 19th November

Time: 10am-3.30pm

Cost $5 for members
All members welcome. If you are not currently a member you will need to join BAS. Membership is $40 per calendar year.

Please email Jules to RSVP

Title: Sculptural relief in clay (more details coming in September)

Tutor: Annette Coulter

Date: Saturday 25th of November 2023. 10am – 4pm

Venue: BAS studio, 139a Station St Blackheath.
Express your interest here

Sean Hutton
Sean Hutton
Sean Hutton
Sean Hutton

Title: Attelier Drawing for Beginners

Tutor: Sean Hutton. Website:

Dates: Saturday 2nd & Sunday 3rd December 2023. 10am – 4pm

Venue: BAS studio, 139a Station St Blackheath.

There are a few spots still left.  Click on the link to complete your registration form.  

 Download the entry form here

If you are interested in any of our workshops, please fill out the Expression of Interest form

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