Services and Fees

Studio Hire
Osewald1The printmaking studio is available for unsupervised access to the facilities for approved experienced printmakers only. Artists must supply their own materials. Rags, solvents, tea/coffee etc supplied.
Fee $60 or $160 for 4 day sessions

Personalised Tuition
This is a one-on-one session to learn a specific technique, suitable for any level of proficiency. Expert professionals are available as tutors for photogravure, etching, monotype, digital photography and ephemeral sculpture. 6 hour day, from 10am -4pm. Materials extra. Ideal for Professional Development days, or to fast-track to a level of technical skill. POA

Art Retreat with Accommodation
This is a special package for three or more consecutive days of studio access with accommodation in the Studio Garret self-contained flat. Baldessin Studio offers this opportunity to have a relaxed but focused period of time out from life in the fast lane to be creative. Writers are equally welcome to use the studio office as a workroom instead of the studio for the same package price.

Special price of $325 for three days and $100 per day thereafter. (One person only, second person fees on application)

Does not include art materials or food. Free pickup service from Hurstbridge Station by arrangement.

Monday Studio Access Day
Every Monday the studio is open for a regular weekly supervised art workshop/access day, from 10am-4pm. This is an open day for artists to use the facility and interact with each other. No materials supplied.

Individual daily rate $60, or $160 for 4 day sessions, valid for 12 months. Email or ring 0448 144 449 to book.


Technical assistant for printing/editioning of prints
An expert printer will assist you to to print from your plates (intaglio or relief).
$70 per hour for the printer plus studio hire fee ($60 day fee) No materials supplied.

Mentoring for Artists and Students
Arrange regular tutorials with a professional who will critique your work, advise, support and encourage your creativity over a period of time. A mentor will have a personal and working relationship which may be short or ongoing. Email for details on

Folio Critiques for Artists and Students
Show your work to an objective critic to get a new and stimulating view on it. This is an invaluable way to assess where you are and give ideas on where to proceed. This will be a one-off session with an art professional experienced in assessment, analysis and critiquing.
Fee $70 per hour

Custom designed workshops – organise your friends!
Take a workshop in exactly what you want to learn. Organise your ideal workshop for 6 to 8 people in photogravure, etching, monotype, digital photography or ephemeral sculpture. Duration, price, dates and content all by consultation. Special discount price on workshop fees for the person who organises the group. Suitable for clubs, artgroups, schools etc.

PLEASE NOTE! the above list does not include scheduled workshops at the Baldessin Studio or to a location away.

Individual prices for these workshops vary according to the nature and duration, and are published on the website. Please go to our Workshops page.

Gift Vouchers available


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