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pARTicipate portrait workshop


pARTicipate portrait workshop

Presented by the Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery

Portrait Workshop with Penny Carey-Wells and Pamela Shepherd

Join Penny and Pamela, both experienced arts practitioners and volunteer art guides at TMAG, for an afternoon of exploring the different ways to draw a portrait; anyone can do it. Come along and have a go!

Sunday 1 August 2021

1:00 - 3:00 pm

Tickets: $10.00

Suitable for ages 14 +
All materials provided


About the facilitators

Penny Carey-Wells is a former lecturer and technician at the School of Art, University of Tasmania. She is a practicing artist, bookbinder, and graphic designer. Her motto is that ‘Art saves lives’.

Pamela Shepherd is an Art Guide with TMAG. She has taught Visual Arts for many years, spending most of her career teaching in Sydney. Her art making practice focuses principally on printmaking but also incorporates watercolour, gouache, and collage. She is involved with the Images Exhibition each year as an exhibitor.


Centre for Learning and Discovery
Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery
Dunn Place, Hobart Tasmania 

COVID safety

Visitors should note that upon entry to the TMAG site they will also need to check in using the Tasmanian Government Check in Tas app to comply with COVID-19 requirements.

Do not plan to visit if:

  • you’re unwell, have experienced cold or flu symptoms, fever or recent loss of smell or taste
  • had close contact with a confirmed case of COVID-19 in the last 14 days
  • been instructed to quarantine and your 14 days has not yet finished 

Through making a booking, visitors agree to abide by the physical distancing and public health requirements in place.

If you are unable to attend your booking, please cancel your booking in advance to enable your session to be reallocated to others.

Information collected via the bookings system will be stored securely for a period of 21 days unless approval is given by the visitor to receive further communication from TMAG in the form of our monthly e-newsletter.