Masterclass series with Tony Smibert: Turner’s Method


Be inspired by the art of18th-century watercolourist JMW Turner in our last instalment of the Tony Smibert Masterclass series at QVMAG.

Join our last workshop within the Tony Smibert watercolour Masterclass series as you explore the methods of JMW Turner.

Follow along as Tony explains and demonstrates the skill of the splendid colour harmonies of JMW Turner, sharing how any painter might understand and make use of Turner’s methods to create their own original works, whether in a traditional or contemporary way.

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About this series

For three weekends you'll be initiated into an apprenticeship with an internationally recognised master of watercolour at the Art Gallery at Royal Park.

This Masterclass series with Tony Smibert is designed to be a progressive series, allowing you to either build and refine skills throughout the duration of the program or attend individual sessions as a standalone experience.


Single masterclass entry

General admission - $420*

Friends of QVMAG - $380*

Admission bundle (all three workshops)

Admission bundle - $980*

*All materials needed on the day are included in the ticket price.


Explore the three-part Masterclass series with Tony Smibert:



  • Saturday, 01 October 2022 | 09:30 AM - Sunday, 02 October 2022 | 04:30 PM


Art Gallery at Royal Park, 2 Wellington Street, Launceston, View Map

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