Shana James is an award winning West Australian artist and printmaker with 25 years experience making and exhibiting art. She has been teaching adults printmaking, drawing and painting for over 20 years. For more information go to Shana’s website http://shanajames.com/ and blog http://shanajames.com/blog/
Her classes are relaxed and friendly. Shana is experienced at teaching classes that cater to all levels of ability. Ubud workshops have a maximum size of 12 participants, so everybody can be helped individually. While many people may wish to work from Balinese imagery and the course will be structured that way, there is also flexibility for those who wish to follow their own theme or ideas. Shana regularly teaches classes at the Fremantle Arts Centre in drawing and many different types of printmaking including linocut. Other
recent workshops Shana has taught include Adjunct lecturer at UWA, Penrhos College visiting Artist. Professional development workshop in copper etching to the Art teachers at Seton College. Relief teacher at Central Tafe.
Shana is well known for her linocuts, winning highly commended in the Printmakers Association Awards and also the Mosman Park Art Awards for two of her linocuts.
She was also commissioned to make a series of six images for wine labels telling the story of wine maker Damian North. Journey Wines by the Jack Russel Wine Company. See image below.
See shana’s Alice linocuts on her website http://shanajames.com/understanding-alice-images-2/