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Painting country: Watercolour masterclass

Saturday 4 March 2017

10.30am – 12.30pm | Bookings essential | Costs apply
Main Hall | National Museum of Australia

Join watercolourists Lenie Namatjira and Gloria Pannka, granddaughters of acclaimed artist Albert Namatjira, and Hermannsburg potter and emerging watercolourist Clara Inkamala for a traditional landscape watercolour painting masterclass.

This is a unique opportunity to paint alongside these artists from the Iltja Ntjarra (Many Hands) Art Centre. They will share the skills passed down from Albert Namatjira and the importance of keeping his legacy alive.

Lenie Namatjira working on a painting.

Participants are encouraged to invite a guest from a different generation to share in this wonderful experience, just as Albert taught his grandchildren.


Prices include all workshop materials

Single: general $65, Museum Friends $55, concession $60
Pairs: general $120, Museum Friends $100, concession $110
Bookings essential: Eventbrite (fees apply)

This event is held in conjunction with the National Museum’s Ntaria display in the Landmarks gallery, featuring works by Albert Namatjira and his descendants.

Image: Lenie Namatjira at work. 

Iltja Ntjarra (Many Hands) Art Centre is supported by funding from the Australian Government through the Indigenous Visual Arts Industry Support program.

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