Course Summary

Experiment with different materials from landfill to create a unique picture from upcycled items. DMR will show you how to take your art from standard to dimensional, adding a hit of pop to your work! Creative, fun and expressive course.

Currently, we have no dates scheduled for this course. Please contact us via email enquiries@cae.edu.au to register your interest.

DMR (Donna Racovalis) is a self-taught local Melbourne based artist who has a passion for Pallet knife Art.

DMR enjoys building esteem through art and doesn’t hold back teaching all the techniques she knows. Helping her students let go of the outside world DMR brings her students into her multi-dimensional world. DMR is an intuitive patient teacher and is learner focused. DMR personalises her teaching even in a group setting and allows her students to grow at their own speed without the pressure of conventional teaching.

Utilising interesting recyclable materials DMRs’ own works are flamboyant, expressive and fun in nature and will make you smile. DMR has taught on television, cruise ships, in the education system and more. Representing Galleries in Sorrento and Albert Park DMR finds herself drawn to the sea and the creatures in them. Researching different subjects giving them a voice by bringing them to life with bright vivacious colours and neutrals too. DMR’s signature is made up of manmade materials sunk into resin.

Please have the following materials ready for each session:

  • Acrylic Paint
  • impasto
  • small, light recycled materials 

(e.g. beads,plastic lids)

  • brushes 
  • palette knife 
  • rags
  • jar for water
  • palette 
  • Small Canvas or board
Last updated: May 27, 2020 12:42pm