2020 QMHW Art Workshops

Richmond Fellowship Queensland (RFQ) is proud to offer a series of art workshops led by two of Queensland’s very talented artists as a special Mental Health Week event.

Phoebe Hofsteede (photographer and mixed media artist) and Maria Watson-Trudgett (Aboriginal contemporary artist) will be leading workshops in their own special way to bring their style of art to you.

Held at RFQ’s Herston Hub from Monday 12 October to Saturday 17 October 2020, there will be two workshops available per day.

The cost per workshop is $15. Materials are provided.

Please read the Terms & Conditions before booking.

RFQ requests participants to book ONE workshop only. If you would like to attend workshops by both artists, please register on the waiting list. If a place is available after bookings close you will be notified.

Bookings open: Monday 3 August 2020 at 9am
Bookings close: Monday 28 September 2020

(Bookings are restricted to a maximum of 12 participants per workshop.)

Click on the button above to make your booking via Eventbrite.

About each artist’s workshop

Phoebe HofsteedePhoebe Hofsteede will provide an introduction to the art of flower pressing, and how to delicately craft, design and adhere them to create elegant and unique collages. Participants are welcome to submit photographs of their own to info@rfq.com.au(before the closing date of 28 September) or use photographs Phoebe will provide on the day. Phoebe has exhibited her work at the Recovered Futures Art Exhibition.

To see Phoebe’s work visit:

Phoebe’s workshops will be held on
Monday 12 October 2020: 10am-12pm and 1:30pm-3:30pm
Friday 16 October 2020: 10am-12pm and 1:30pm-3:30pm
Saturday 17 October 2020: 10am-12pm and 1:30pm-3:30pm

Maria Watson-TrudgettMaria Watson-Trudgett is a Wiradjuri person, contemporary artist and cultural consultant. Maria is offering a cultural immersion painting experience. Join Maria’s painting and yarning session where you will learn about Aboriginal culture, symbols in art, traditional vs contemporary art and how to tap into your intuition to express yourself in an explosion of colour. Maria has exhibited her work at the Recovered Futures Art Exhibition.

To see Maria’s work visit:

Maria’s workshops will be held on
Tuesday 13 October 2020: 10:30am-12:30pm and 1:30pm-3:30pm
Wednesday 14 October 2020: 10:30am-12:30pm and 1:30pm-3:30pm
Thursday 15 October 2020: 10:30am-12:30pm and 1:30pm-3:30pm

Participants must be 16 years or older as no supervision for minors is available and space is limited due to social distancing requirements.

All participants must comply with COVID-19 safety requirements and regulations.

Parking is not available onsite. Metered parking is available on Gilchrist Avenue and Herston Road but may be limited due to the close proximity to the hospital. There is also an adjacent parking station. Getting a lift or catching public transport is advised if possible. The RBWH bus station is in close proximity to RFQ’s Herston Office.



RFQ’s Herston Hub

298 Gilchrist Avenue
Herston QLD 4006


Richmond Fellowship Queensland (RFQ)
Central Office
T 07 3363 2555
E info@rfq.com.au

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