Cat’s Eyes

Cat’s Eyes

  • Workshop Presenter: Cat Leonard

  • Date: Saturday 20 June 2020

  • Time: 1.00 – 5.30 pm (doors open 12.45 pm)

  • All Inclusive Fee: $210 ($70 deposit required with booking)

Included in fee:
Large, quality stretched canvas
Full selection of acrylic paint colours
Quality art materials
All necessary equipment
Quality brushes (bring your own optional)
Teas/coffee/biscuits/cake provided free throughout the day

  • Venue:  Splashout Art Studios – 5 Ravine Street, Marino, 5049

    ‘Splashout Art Studios’ is a gorgeous little ‘Boutique Art School’ tucked away in Marino, South Australia.  The fabulous indoor/outdoor Studio is nestled on the edge of a tree filed valley, overlooking the sea at Marino Rocks.

The Workshop

Learn how Cat creates those amazing ‘Eyes’ that are the signature of her sensational art pieces.

Cat will demonstrate her skills, then lead you through various well thought through exercises to learn how and practice your new abilities.  The Workshop culminates in each person creating a final portrait piece (creature and/or person) on a small stretched canvas.

Cat’s personal eyes artwork . . .


The Presenter

Cat Leonard is an award winning South Australian Artist.  She specialises in portraiture of many types and is highly sought after for both her artworks and her illustrations.  Cat’s style is ‘mod’, ‘funky’ and often with a multi-colured, slight zany twist!  An exceedingly, well recognised South Australian Artist and now a Splashout Tutor.

‘Cat’s Eyes’ Workshop Feedback

‘Cat is amazing when it comes to imparting her wisdom and knowledge with great patience and skill. I learnt a great deal from the workshop and I understand a lot more when it comes to creating eyes in my work and would highly recommend it.’  Stephanie Critchley – November 2017
‘The workshop was very insightful and helped me tremendously in my development as an artist.’ 
Amy Botha – November 2017
‘I enjoyed the workshop with the inspirational Cat Leonard.  I would recommend this workshop to anyone wanting to paint human or animal eyes.’  Aileen Jackson – November 2017
‘Exhausting and cathartic, Cat is a genius’ – Trish Hodgson – March 2015
‘Cat imparts practical tips, if you listen you gain knowledge’ –Cathy Harry – March 2015
‘Cat plus Splashout – what a great team’ – Monica James – March 2015

Workshop Slideshows

View Cat’s Eyes – March 2015 Workshop HERE
View Cat’s Eyes – July 2014 Workshop HERE
View Cat’s Eyes – April 2014 Workshop HERE
View Cat’s Eyes – April 2014 Workshop HERE

A comment from Cat: ‘Splashout Studios promotes, organises and hosts my workshops.   It’s great to be part of the Splashout workshop team. The studio, the people, the music and the vibe is really cool’.


Important – Please check availability before enrolling/paying by calling or emailing Splashout:
Tel: (08) 8296 3859
Email: art@splashout.net.au

Please note: a $70 deposit is required with booking to secure your place

Payment options:

Paypal – you will be redirected to the Paypal website
Credit card – call the Studio Office on 08 8296 3859
Internet electronic funds transfer – BSB: 735621 | Account number: 545035 | Account Name: Splashout Studiosm (Please advise when paid)

View our Terms and Policies HERE


Did you know Splashout has its own modern, self-contained and fully equipped nearby Studio Apartment?
Enjoy a ‘Weekend Workshop Getaway Package’ for a small additional fee. Bookings can be made through Air BNB.

Visit the AirBNB website HERE to make your booking