Workshop: Get out of your Mind and into your Art

Do you feel stuck creatively? Would you like to paint from your heart rather than your head? Have you always wanted to explore abstract painting and mark making, but not sure where to start? Then this workshop is for you.


In this one-day workshop we will explore the psychological blockers to the creative process and how you can respond to these to get into your creative flow. We will be working with drawing, ink and painting. You will learn strategies to free yourself up so you can create from your heart instead of your mind.

We will be working with drawing, ink and acrylic paint. All materials provided, but please bring your own canvas/boards if you would like to work on something bigger/better. Paper is provided, also suitable for painting. You are of course also welcome to bring any other paint or materials you’d like to experiment with – favourite pencils, brushes, pastels etc. 

ONLY 4 participants in this workshop, for plenty of individual support. The workshops is held at my art studio in Gerringong NSW, the perfect environment to relax, explore and experiment. Tea and lunch break with the best view in town – the green rolling hills, and if we are lucky, the cows will be roaming outside. 

Please wear clothes that are ok to get dirty (and inclosed shoes) and bring an open mind and prepare to get messy and have some fun. 

Location: My studio in Gerringong NSW Australia
When: Enquire for dates via
Cost: TBC
Note: Small group of max 4 participants. 
Material list provided on booking. Materials provided: Paper (also suitable for painting) is provided. However, if you would like to work on something bigger/better, please bring your preferred canvases/boards to work on.

Morning & afternoon tea included. BYO lunch. 
BOOKING: email Your spot is secured with full payment.

“I appreciated the process of freeing up” 
  Jane L.
“A great day challenging our preconceptions!”  
Gail M.
“Gitte is friendly and warm and very knowledgeable. She created a safe environment to express yourself and just go for it and provided clear instructions and guidance” 
Larissa S.
“I had the best day, thank you Gitte”
“Gitte’s knowledge and experience she so willingly shared” 
Joy D.
“ Thank you Gitte for an extremely enjoyable day and for being a wonderful teacher”
“It was really useful with encouragement that everything doesn’t have to be perfect and to go out of my comfort zone”
“I loved the encouragement to try anything. All enjoyable”