Gallery Sketchers 2021

At Incinerator Gallery — Wednesdays 10am — 10 Mar | 12 May | 14 July | 8 Sep | 17 Nov 23 2021
Free — Tickets essential

Pre-recorded videos released — 10 Feb | 14 April | 9 Jun | 11 Aug | 13 Oct 2021

Gallery Sketchers

Relaxed drawing at the Incinerator Gallery

Recommended for people all drawing abilities

Learn new drawing techniques to improve and refine your drawing abilities. This year we are offering an alternating bi-monthly schedule with limited numbers of attendees able to attend sessions at the iconic Incinerator Gallery and complemented each other month with a pre-recorded activity released online for you to be follow along at home. We encourage you to share your artworks and join the conversations in our Facebook Group.   

All programs will be presented by our artist educator Carly Richardson.  

BYO sketchbook (A3 or A4 size), pencils (HB, 2B, 4B), eraser and sharpener.

Gallery Sketchers at Incinerator Gallery runs from 10am to 11.30am on the following Wednesdays:

  • 10 March — Tickets
  • 12 May — Registrations open 14 April
  • 14 July — Registrations open 9 June
  • 8 September — Registrations open 11 August
  • 17 November — Registrations open 13 October

Gallery Sketchers pre-recorded videos will be released here and on Facebook on the following Wednesdays:

Gallery Sketchers at Incinerator Gallery is a free program, with a limited number of seats available. Attendees will only be permitted entry if they have a ticket. If you are no longer able to attend, please cancel your ticket via the link in the confirmation email or to let us know so we can cancel the tickets for you. This will enable other people on the wait list to attend in your place. Thanking you in anticipation of your cooperation. Please note this program is entry by ticket only and refreshments will not be served. Please feel free to bring your own hot or cold drinks.

Gallery Sketchers pre-recorded videos will be presented on the Gallery website and Facebook, so there is no need to register your attendance. To view this program, you will require access to a smart phone, tablet, or computer with speakers or headphones. Your local library may be able to help you if you require support with technology. Please contact Gallery staff if you have any other questions.


Presenter bio

Carly Richardson is a visual arts educator and collections specialist who is passionate about engaging people through the arts. Having worked as a secondary Arts, Visual Communication Design and Humanities teacher and as an Educator at Heide Museum of Modern Art. Carly is interested in the intersections between artistic practice and their social, cultural and historical context. Having also worked as Curator of Top Designs 2019 at Melbourne Museum, as Collections Manager at The Dax Centre and on the board of Blindside Artist Run Initiative, Carly’s work focuses on the way audiences engage with objects and the importance of museums in telling our stories.

Click here for previous Gallery Sketchers Online programs.

Please note: We will do our best to keep to this schedule but classes, themes and topics may change without notice.

See our Visit page for information regarding Covid-19-safe conditions of entry.