Penrith Regional Gallery School Holiday Workshops

Participants will have fun in workshops inspired by the current exhibition

Penrith Regional Gallery are excited to announce their much loved school holiday art workshops during the upcoming  school holidays based on the current exhibitions.

Ignite your imagination and get your creative juices flowing by experimenting with different art techniques and materials along with the guidance of our skilled instructors.

All skill levels are welcome and all materials are supplied too, so all you have to do is to wear old clothes and bring a snack.

Bookings are essential via their website


Ages 7-9. Come and join in to create a collage treehouse. Begin with a painting of a beautiful tree (many in the garden). Construct a treehouse on top of your painting to make an artwork ready to take home at the end of class.

7th & 14th April 2021 | PAINTING OUR PLACE 

Ages 10-12. Create a beautiful painting reminiscent of our rambling garden. Drawing inspiration from the garden and viewing the exhibition Cummings & Poulet. Working with acrylic paint and mixing your favourite colours, come and create an original work all about our special place.

8th & 15th April 2021 | CLAY PLACE POTS 

Ages 7-12. For all who enjoy working with clay and painting, this is a workshop for you. Come and make a clay pot, painted with a landscape of a special place. Try your hand at creating a beautiful pot with a unique twist.

9th & 16th April 2021 |  TEEN STUDIO: DRAWING IN THE GARDEN

Ages 13-15. Bring a friend or make a new one in this drawing workshop. Finding inspiration from our current exhibition Fieldwork – Landscapes West of Sydney – Landscapes West of Sydney, set up in the garden with one of our easels to create a charcoal drawing. This is your chance to place a fantasy character of your own design and create a story in your landscape.