Drawing from Nature

Event details

Events and Exhibitions

Date & time

14 May 2021

5:30 pm to 7:30 pm


National Archives of Australia
National Office
Kings Avenue, Parkes ACT


$30 or $27 for NAA Members

Come and enjoy a guided tour of the Waterhouse Natural Science Art Prize and then delight in some wine and an antipasto plate before participating in an artist-led drawing workshop.

Be inspired by the beauty of the natural world and be introduced to a variety of drawing techniques by local printmaker and previous Waterhouse award winner, Tess Barker.

No previous drawing experience necessary. Participants will get to experiment with materials including oil pastels, ink drawing with found natural material, charcoal, and Conté crayons.

This event is 18+. If you have dietary requirements please email events@naa.gov.au

Enjoy discounted tickets to National Archives events by becoming a NAA Member.

The Waterhouse Natural Science Art Prize is a travelling exhibition developed by the South Australian Museum.