Noosa 3 Day Sketchbook Workshop

SOLD OUT

May 18th - 20th 2022

Sketchbook On Location

*** Terms - Due to the limited number of places available in this workshop we are unable to hold places. Your place is only confirmed upon registration and completion of the registration payment of $347 AUD. No refunds or credits are given for cancellations within 14 days of the start of the event. Cancellations outside of the 14 day time frame will incur a $47 administration fee.

Join me in Noosa this May 18th - 20th for a 3 day Sketchbook workshop on location .

Noosa in Queensland, Australia is one of the most beautiful beaches in the world, and one of Australia's most popular tourism destinations. And for good reason with its beautiful beaches, and stunning hinterland regions nearby.

And for Artists it provides an endless amount of quality painting subjects that you never tire of.

In this 3 day Plein Air painting workshop we will be painting on location along Noosa River, main beach and the river mouth, and more.

Here is some of the scenes you can choose to paint

As you can see there are some stunning scenes around Noosa that make for great subjects to paint.

This is a Sketchbook workshop:


Sketch in any of the following mediums:

- Pencil
- Pastel
- Charcoal
- Pen & Wash
- Watercolour
- Gouache

Rod will be demonstrating mostly with Gouache but you can use any medium that you like that is suitable for sketchbook work.

A great opportunity to collect lots of reference materials and subjects to paint back in your studio.

Here is the Itinerary for the three days

Noosa 3 Day Sketchbook Workshop

May 18th - 20th 2022

Wednesday 18th May

8:30am - 11:30am - Noosa River (Near Yacht Club)

11:30am - 1:30pm - Lunch (Plenty of Cafes Nearby)

1:30pm - 4:30pm - Noosa River (Northern End facing River Mouth)

6:00pm - 8:00pm - Pizza Night At Rod's Studio

Thursday 19th May

7:30am - 10:30am - Noosa Main Beach (Early start to capture morning light)

10:30am - 1pm - Lunch & Shopping Hastings Street

1:pm - 4:00pm - Noosa River Mouth (Optional Noosa Beach)

Friday 20th May

8:30am - 11:30am - Stumers Beach Coolum

11:30am - 1pm - Lunch 

1:30pm - 4:00pm - Coolum Beach

4:00pm Farewell

This will be 3 days for you to escape your regular life and just relax in the warmth of the Noosa sun and allow your creative side to come out as we paint some iconic locations around the Noosa River and Beaches.

On the first night we will have a group dinner at a local Thai or Indian restaurant (dinner cost not included) so that you can get to know your fellow artists who have joined us for the workshop.

Each day your instructor will do a demonstration painting, and then assist you with your painting to help you get the most out of the workshop.

About Rod Moore

Rod Moore is a contemporary Australian landscape artist.

Rod has taught hundreds of students to paint in his workshops and 85,000 plus online through the Learn To Paint Academy. He is the creator of Learn To Paint TV & the Moore Method of Painting which is an easy 3 step process for learning how to paint.

The star of two TV shows on painting, "Plein Air Painting TV" and "Yes, You Can Paint", Rod is passionate about helping beginner to intermediate artists to develop their painting skills.

To learn more Rod and to see more of his work visit his website at http://www.RodMoore.art

Register Now - Limited To 8 Registrations

Registrations Now Open

In order to make sure that adequate time is spent with each student through the three days Rod has decided to limit the number of registrations to just 10 students.

This way you can be sure that there will be plenty of personal instruction from Rod.

During his demonstrations Rod will be walking you through how to apply the Moore Method of Painting to the subjects being painted.

The cost to join us for the Noosa 3 Day Sketchbook workshop is just $347 AUD

*** Terms - Due to the limited number of places available in this workshop we are unable to hold places. Your place is only confirmed upon registration and completion of the registration payment of $347 AUD. No refunds or credits are given for cancellations within 14 days of the start of the event. Cancellations outside of the 14 day time frame will incur a $47 administration fee.

This Is More Than Just A Workshop

You Also Receive These Bonuses

BONUS #1 - Video Walkthrough of Equipment

As we will be painting Plein Air (on location) it is important than you have the right equipment with you. So Rod has recorded a special video walkthrough of the equipment he uses so that you can make sure you are fully prepared for the 3 days of painting.

BONUS #2 - FREE Learn To Paint Introduction Course

In order to fully equip you with the right knowledge you will receive a registration to the Free course in the Learn To Paint Academy which gives you an introduction to learning to paint with the Moore Method of Painting along with 4 painting demonstrations. It is suggested you have a go at these painting demonstrations prior to your trip.

As you can see this workshop represents great value and is a terrific opportunity for you enjoy a break in beautiful Noosa, and learn to paint on location in one of the most beautiful coastal towns in the country.

Answers To Frequently Asked Questions

As you can see this workshop represents great value and is a terrific opportunity for you enjoy a break in beautiful Noosa, and learn to paint on location in one of the most beautiful coastal towns in the country.


How Do I Get To Noosa?

Noosa is about 1 1/2 hours north of Brisbane via the Bruch Highway.

If coming from Interstate you fly into Brisbane Airport and hire a car from the airport. It's an easy drive up the Bruce Highway.

Alternatively you can fly to Maroochydore Airport and hire a car from there. The Maroochydore Airport is on the Sunshine Coast and is only about 30 minutes drive to Noosa up the Sunshine Coast Motorway

Accommodation In Noosa

You will need to organise your own accommodation for this workshop. Accommodation in Noosa can sell out so we recommend doing so asap.

The best places to try include:

Air BnB

Visit Noosa

Booking.com

Noosa Holiday Rentals

Wotif.com

Last Minute

Weather In Noosa

The weather conditions are usually great in May. 

Average maximum temperature of 24c and the sea temperature average is 15c which is ideal for painting outdoors. 

Read more about Noosa's weather in May here - https://www.weather2travel.com/november/australia/queensland/noosa.php

Please ensure that you bring appropriate clothing for the weather conditions.

Do I Need To Bring My Own Equipment?

Yes you will need to bring all your own equipment, painting supplies, easels etc.

Prior to the event we will provide you with a video run through of the equipment you will need and a written checklist

Is This Class For Beginners?

Yes we have designed this workshop to be suitable for beginners to intermediate levels.

Rod will demonstrate twice each day how he goes about painting with the Moore Method of Painting.

While it is designed for beginners to follow along we do recommend if you are new to painting that you go through the Learn To Paint Introduction course and have a go at the four demonstration paintings prior to this event.

Will This Be In The Studio or Outdoors?

This three day event is a Plein Air Painting workshop. Plein Air is the french term for on location (or in the open air).

So no ... this will not be in the studio it will be on location as per the itinerary posted above.

Please be aware that there will be some walking involved and carrying of equipment from the car to the painting site. We have tried to organise the locations for ease of access however there is naturally still some walking required. We recommend you keep your equipment as light as possible.

What Painting Medium Will This Be In?

This is a sketchbook workshop. So any medium you can use for sketchbooks is fine.

Rod's demonstrations will be with gouache, pencil, and pen and wash.


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