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Welcome !

Still trading.

Thank you to all our customers for the joy you gave us in sharing our passion for the visual arts in Wangaratta and beyond.

Katharine and Frank.

Shades of Art Website and Online Art Supplies Shop

In this site you will find access to all of our products and services, the new Regional Arts Events Calendar, information about artists work from the Region, including the owners work Katharine Martin-Burgers and Frank Burgers, a variety of workshops, as well as our brand new online Art Supplies Shop. Our Wangaratta Shop is open from 9am to 5.30pm Monday to Friday and 10am to 2pm Saturdays. For Brides and Grooms wanting their own special time to search for wedding invitation materials please make an appointment by visiting Katharine at Shades of Art, 74C Ovens Street, Wangaratta .

Shades of Art is now on Face book ,

follow the link to Shades of Art Face book page .

Twitter under@realshadesofart

 And Pinterest your favourite image and product.

Want some help to submit an 'Arts' related event,

follow this link

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please contact: Deanne Bramley

tel: 0358332580

mob: 0467 715 158


Course links

                                Folow the link to the Art Show Entry forms



Michael Ashby Drawing Classes


Shades of Art is proud to offer

 set of 4 drawing

classes with the well known and

highly successful artist

Michael Ashby.


Dates to be Confirm for 2017

Time:   from 1.30 pm to 3.30 pm 

Cost $120.00

 For further details follow the link.



Colour Linocut Workshop

Iinocutting classes- printing in colour

with Fleur Rendell

Well know Printmaker and Artist Fleur Rendell is offering some

linocut/printing workshops at Shades of Art next term.

There will be a four week block of workshops on Thursdays.

Dates to be confirm for 2017.

Learn to print linocuts using colour inks.

We will explore reduction linocuts and multi-block

printing using traditional registration techniques.

Time: 9.30am – 12.30pm

Cost: $130 for four weeks, with colour ink supplied

Tools and materials can be purchase from

Shades of Art with a 10% discount.

Place: The workshop at Shades of Art,

74c Ovens Street, Wangaratta.

Phone (03) 57222296


Life Drawing classes  

 To book your place go to Contact !
Life Drawing : Thursday 
 6.30 pm -  9.30 pm .

Dates to be confirm for 2017

 Life Drawing continues at Shades of Art.

 Once again we have a number of people keen

to do life drawing and 6 models rearing to go!

 Cost: $100– per person for 6 sessions.

 Casual positions available at $20 – per session

 Easels and drawing boards supplied

the usual routine from short to long poses,

at the (intimate) workshop space

at Shades of Art. With refreshments, too!

Facilitator - FRANK BURGER


3D Mixed Media,

Contemporary Textiles and

Silver Smithing Jewellery

workshops with

Katharine Martin-Burgers

(find out more about Katharine)

Workshops are organized by appointment.

Available Mondays, Fridays

9 am to 12 noon.

$30.00 per session 

Please ring for more information

Oil painting workshops

with Frank Burgers

Beginners to Skilled painters are welcome who

wish to explore and develop their creative potential.

Dates to be confirm for 2017

  • Idea development techniques.
  • Learn control oil paints as a creative and expressive medium.
  • Develop colour mixing skills and colour knowledge.
  • Learn to use art elements in the expression of ideas.
  • Experiment with various painting techniques.

Workshop:$ 25.00 for 3 hours.

$150 per person for 6 sessions.

  ( Spaces available)

Each block consists of 6 classes over 6 weeks and is to be

paid for in advance to secure a spot.

Work shop artists receive a 10% discount

for all materials purchased at  Shades of Art.


Kate Gorman's 

Acrylic Painting Group

Kate Gorman has decided to take time off

to concentrate on her painting for 6 months.

The Tuesday painting time is still offered for

any one wanting to keep a painting routine going and

for begingers to explore the workshop experience.

9 am to 12 noon and 1 pm to 4 pm

$10.00 per week

starting 14th February to 27th of June 2017,

booking is accentual.

Kate Gorman will resume classes in July.


Looking for

evening/night art classes

Please contact Shades of Art



Shades of Art 

provides Face Painting

for Fetes, Festivals and

Parties by appointment.

Image painted by Sophia,

 During Face Painting at Shades of Art

Wangaratta Jazz Festival 2014



Arts Space Wodonga

Date: 01/12/2016 - 30/06/2017
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Arts Space Wodonga, Wodonga Victoria
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Acrylic Painting Group

Date: 14/02/2017 - 27/06/2017
Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
SHADES OF ART, Wangaratta Victoria
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Broken River Potters Inc, Monday's meetings 10am-5pm & Thursday's meetings 10am-10pm

Date: 03/04/2017 - 11/12/2017
Time: 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Broken River Potters, Benalla Victoria
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Wangaratta Artists Society

Date: 03/04/2017 - 18/12/2017
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
The Studio : Wangaratta Artists Society, Wangaratta Victoria
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Wangaratta and District Men's Shed Inc : Meetings Mondays and Wednesdays

Date: 10/04/2017 - 11/12/2017
Time: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wangaratta and District Men’s Shed Inc, Wangaratta South Victoria
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Date: 12/04/2017 - 13/12/2017
Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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GANEAA : Goulburn And North East Arts Alliance

Date: 12/04/2017 - 13/12/2017
Time: 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
North Eastern Hotel, wangartta vic
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Mansfield Photography Group

Date: 17/04/2017 - 18/12/2017
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Mansfield Community Education Centre (MACE),, Mansfield Victoria
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Embroiderers Guild, North Eastern Branch Tuesday Meetings

Date: 25/04/2017 - 28/11/2017
Time: 9:30 am - 2:30 pm
Masonic Lodge Centre, Wangaratta Victoria
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Stitched Up Friends

Date: 01/05/2017 - 04/12/2017
Time: 12:00 am
Wangaratta, North East Victoria, Wangaratta Victoria
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