Upcoming Events

Shades of Raw: Miami Marketta

Wednesday, 24 November 2021 6:00pm – 8:30pm
Miami Marketta, Gold Coast (Miami, QLD)

Shades of Raw is presented by experienced artist Basilia from BASILIART
This workshop is a dynamic artists affair, full of positive energy in a supportive fun space. Free up, release your creativity and explore your identity through discovering the pleasures of drawing and sketching. The workshop will also include live music by well known artist Nick Waters, a groove soloist, creating a fun night of drawing and movement. 

Professional life drawing models.
This class is for all skill levels. 

This event is held in Miami Marketta’s beautiful new champagne bar, Mona Lisa’s Lair (located at the front left of the venue). It will run alongside Midweek Marketta, so grab yourself some street food and catch free live music in the market from 5pm. 

We can’t wait to see you there!

Shades of Raw –  Life Drawing Workshop: sunset session with Basiliart and Presto Creations

Saturday, 13 November 2021 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM
51 Lemana Lane, Miami, Gold Coast

Come and explore your creative side, drawing in the beautiful atmosphere of a twilight evening amongst a garden setting at Presto Creations and Basiliart.

You will be guided throughout the evening with your drawings while sipping on your favourite beverage and indulging in beautifully prepared platters whilst listening to music to get your creative energy flowing.

No experience needed and art students wanting to build on their portfolios are welcome.

Bookings essential. BYO. 18+.

Developing your potential

Open classes

This format is ideal for people who want to improve their skill, technique, subject choice and approach. Working with Basilia, you will experience substantial progression of your work which enables the widening of your creative horizon. Whether this is by trying new media or different techniques.

Workshops

This intensive format is for artists who want to improve in certain areas. Whether this is academic drawing, figurative or abstract. If you are working towards exhibiting or selling your work, this is class is a must. Besides all the facets of creating art, it also touches upon the commercial and culture significance of art.

Private art tutoring classes

Always wanted to start painting or drawing but need a gentle guided approach before joining a class? Call now for details and more information on this private class for yourself or for a friend.

Previous Events

Shades of Raw – Life Drawing Workshop

Was: Wednesday, 22 September 2021 6:00 PM
Miami Marketta, Gold Coast (Miami, QLD)

Join us for a creative and expressive evening of life drawing in Miami Marketta’s private Champagne bar, Mona Lisa’s Lair.

This workshop is a dynamic artists affair, full of positive energy in a supportive fun space. Free up, release your creativity and explore your identity through discovering the pleasures of drawing and sketching. The workshop will also include live music by well known artist Nick Waters, a groove soloist, creating a fun night of drawing and movement.

Looking for a unique team building experience? Or looking to create a fun and creative event with friends and family?

We can help you organize an unforgettable experience. Whether you are a global corporation or a group of friends looking to celebrate life, art brings people together. With extensive experience in organising corporate experiences, social sip, draw and paint and guided classes to improve self esteem, we’re looking forward working with you on your new lasting memory.

Corporate Experiences

Looking to engage your participants with a life drawing experience during your conference sessions, days or events ? Be unique by building staff or participant morale in your business by exploring all the talents of the people that you employ . Bring out the creative side of your staff or participants as we explore using the right side of the brain by drawing form in a guided session .
Call now for more details on how basilart can make your conference or team building day a unique and memorable event

Social Sip, draw and paint

Come and meet friends in a creative guided environment where all materials are provided . Themes explored range from landscapes , beaches , still life , pet drawings and much more. Call us for more details and keep an eye on the events posted on the website.

Improve your wellbeing

Book or come along to a unique guided class for teens to adults that focus on improving self esteem through drawing and painting . Call now for details and more information on this event.

About Basilia

I’m a practicing artist educator with more than 25 years experience. Besides teaching, I’m actively involved in the Gold Coast Creative industry organising auctions, exhibitions and interdisciplinary events. Commissioned by regional and domestic clients, my work keeps on developing by embracing a wide range of themes, techniques, subjects and media.

Do you want to know more about me or my work and classes, please contact me.

Looking forward hearing from you 🙂

Basilia