Watercolour Workshop With kathleen O’Hagan
Friday 12 April 1:00-3:00pm

Join illustrator and artist Kathleen O’Hagan to create your own watercolour animal illustration in commemoration of ANZAC Day. Learn a variety of watercolour techniques to colour your chosen animal – cat, dog, or donkey. Hear the stories behind the courageous animals who served in war and the significance behind the purple poppy.

Afternoon Tea will be supplied (bring a water bottle) All art materials provided. Suitable for ages 6 – 12. 

Take home a copy of the picture book ‘Wear A Purple Poppy’.

Bookings are essential. Go to our online shop to pay and secure your spot.

About the Artist

Kathleen O’Hagan is an emerging Meanjin-based artist, educator, and arts worker. Her work has been displayed in numerous exhibitions and art prizes across Australia. Her debut children’s book, Colourful Memories, was illustrated in the spare hours during her final year of school. In 2021, she completed a Bachelor of Visual Art (First Class Honours) at the Queensland College of Art and was awarded the University Medal. Her illustrated children’s book, Wear a Purple Poppy: Remembering Animals in War, written by Fiona White, was published by Hachette on the 31st of January 2024.