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Want to know the details of how to prepare your own canvas for mixed media painting? This three hour workshop for beginners to experienced painters explores the techniques involved from stretching a canvas over the frame to professionally preparing the surface of your canvas to hold mixed media materials. You will create a robust support for your painted masterpiece to last a life time.

Learn the trick of the trade from experienced teacher and Cairns-based visual artist, Jacqueline Scotcher. Never paint on cheap flimsy canvas again! Course details


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Course details

1300 656 959

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How to enrol

Entry requirements

There are no entry requirements, this short course is aimed at beginners with moderate experience.

Resources required

Students can pre-order a canvas and frame (80x80cm) for $70.00 directly from the teacher.



Cairns Campus: 17 May at 6:00pm - 9:00pm. Located in R block, Art Studio R1.32-40



Not all electives available at all campuses

What are my payment options?

No matter what your circumstances, TAFE Queensland North has a payment option to suit you. If you are unsure of what's right for you, call us on 1300 656 959. We're here to help.

Prices are subject to change.

Additional costs

Canvas and Frame (80x80cm): $70.00


NACC Prepare your own canvas

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You're ready if you have:

  • checked your important dates (under the course details tab)
  • checked you meet the entry requirements (under the course details tab)
  • checked your course costs and know which payment option is right for you
    (under the costs tab)
  • Read the student rules and refund policy
  • Created your Unique Student Identifier and can provide this code to TAFE Queensland
  • If you are applying for a subsidised cost, please ensure you have all the relevant documents at time of enrolment

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Enrolment options

By telephone: 1300 656 959. In person: at any TAFE Queensland North location.

Last updated on 10 May 2017

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