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As you may now know, Mark was hospitalised with a brain tumour on the 19th May 2016 the day after his solo exhibition "Time & Space" in Fremantle WA closed, and the day before a series of sell-out workshops were due to commence in the South-West of WA.
Surgery to attempt to remove the tumour occurred on the 23rd May. Mark received results from pathology indicating his melanoma (from 2013) had reappeared in the form of a brain tumour. They also discovered 2 tumours on his lungs. His treatment requires an ongoing mix of immunotherapy and drug therapy; as well as regular scans and assessment.
Due to the ongoing treatment and rehabilitation Mark requires, his workshops and classes for 2017 will be structured slightly differently; to allow him to rest when required. Managing a group of diverse people, teaching and painting at the same time, is extremely challenging - we will be taking it slowly with workshops in 2017. We want to make you aware if you have attended a workshop with Mark in the past, it will now be a slightly different experience. In saying all that we are committed to providing you with a quality learning experience packed with information to improve your painting process, and will do our utmost to deliver this.
We thank you for your patience and ongoing support :)
We are coming back to the Sunny State in October for another workshop in the beautiful Somerset Region, west of Brisbane.
This workshop Mark will take you through the process of painting a gorgeous, sun-drenched beachscape like this one, during which you'll discover a raft of processes to help you "get out of jail" with your paintings, simple techniques to create planes and therefore dimension in your paintings, and LOADS more information over 2 days.
All day variety of snacks and instant tea and coffee provided, with your purchase price including a hot beverage from a local cafe at morning tea, and all skill levels are more than welcome.
***PLEASE NOTE THIS WORKSHOP IS NOW FULL***
For more information, click here.
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If you would like us to organise a workshop in your local area,
please contact us.
This is not as difficult as you might think, as Mark is willing to travel pretty much anywhere, and is always up for a new adventure. If you can get a group of friends together who are interested in having Mark as a workshop tutor, please don't hesitate to contact us!
Mark also holds regular classes on Thursday mornings at the Artspace in Lennox Head.
Read about one visitor's experience in Mark's class right here.
For all past workshops -- notes, experiences, videos and more, click here. This is the place to visit if you are considering a workshop but don't know what to expect.
Can't attend a workshop? Mark also hosts tutorial webinars! Check out our webinars right here.
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Thanks heaps! Hope to see you at a workshop soon.