|Workshops and public
Ulla's fun and educative public workshops
serve the full spectrum of the community, and they are great activities in schools and at
Pavement Art workshops and collaborative,
community artworks can be structured for casual "drop-in" or intensive involvement for children,
youth, and adults.
Pavement Art workshops can be used;-
In the local community to focus on important issues...
in the park,
at the local shopping centre,
In the school to combine art working with...
Theme weeks or cross-curricular learning
Ulla has a Diploma of Education (secondary
Art/Craft), a Working with Children check, and over 30 years experience
designing and conducting art workshops.
Ulla has worked at many educational institutions creating
art in-situ whilst talking to school groups, including-
Kingswood College, Methodist Ladies College, Mount Scopus College, Catholic
Regional College, Sienna College, Geelong College.
The Chalk Horse - of Scone
Known as Australia's horse capital, this workshop was
designed accordingly as part of the Horse Festival, and enthusiastically
coloured by St Mary's students
Ulla also runs workshops in pavement art for youth and
Damon finishing up his third
drawing at the Newcastle Livesites Pavement art workshop October 2005
Royal Melbourne Z00 - Frog Week
Sidewalk Art Project, Class of 2000
Bev, Peter, Ulla, Jenny and Diana of Chalk Circle with a group
of our workshop participants at the Arts Centre Christchurch,
CHAWK art group NZ was formed as a result of this
workshop and I have since had the honour to work with my former students
as professionals in my 2002 NZ tour.
Youth Week art workshop - City of Hobsons Bay
Pavement art workshops can offer your school or
A great contemporary artwork
A fun learning activity
Skills in cooperative group work
Skills in self expression, communication and
Immediate and visible achievement- at your feet.
An insight to professional practice
and artworking techniques.
Ulla's art events can
be tailored to your needs.
Popular workshops range from small group
work, to major multi-day events, including formats such as:
Melbourne Museum Big Draw 2005
Produced as a part of Drawing Australia program, the
Museum won an Innovation Award
from the Vice Chancellor at Macquarie University for this program.
In this workshop
designed by Ulla and assisted by Chalk Circle artists and numerous museum
school groups and the public contributed to this major public artwork.
Children sketched items from the museum collection, and had a talk about
pavement art before working on the pavement in public. This was a major event-
many hundreds of
pictures were drawn over the week-long program.
Giant Boomerang - with animal designs
at Moomba Chalk the Walk Melbourne.
Designed by Ulla for Chalk the Walk's workshop program at
Art Play during Moomba festival, many school groups and the public came to
draw. It's very rare to get such a great big space to
use, without fear of inundation from crowds (we were on the car park roof at
Federation Square) . This has Ulla's largest community workshop
design, over about 300sq m. Melbourne 2007.
on the Crusoe College Bendigo Anti Grafitti workshop 2018
Pavement art workshops have been
the highlight of many events including:
Melbourne Museum The Big
Draw 05 and Children's Week 2009,
Royal Zoological Gardens of Melbourne
Garden Weeks Zoo Month,
Frog Week and Mission Australia Family Day,
Christchurch's Sidewalk Art Project
World Buskers' Fest Kids days,
Sydney Road Street Party,
Mt Gambier's Blue Lake
Canberra Multicultural Festival, Albury Applause Festival,
Pavement Art Festival
Chalking it up for World Aids Day - adults produced major
artworks highlighting issues relating to World Aids day after a pavement art
workshop in St Kilda, 1992.
High school students in Murray Bridge, S.A., were featured in this
article after an intensive pavement art workshop in 1995.