Role and key duties
Artists create work which involves communicating an impression or an idea through painting, drawing, printmaking, carving, sculpting, photography, film-making, music, acting and dancing.
Duties may include: developing ideas for paintings, drawings, designs or installations; choosing a subject and deciding how to approach it; selecting a medium such as oil, watercolour, pencil, pastel, acrylic or ink; preparing surfaces such as canvas, paper or board; mixing or applying colours to the surface using appropriate techniques and taking into account the relationships of line, colour, design and form; and producing designs or illustrations for publications.
Minimum qualification required
Completion of a Certificate IV in Visual Arts or Contemporary Craft.
Certificate IV in Visual Arts or Contemporary Craft.