Cultural Awareness and Painting Workshop

Learn about Australian Indigenous culture and paint a group artwork

2 hours Class size 6 to 100     label $75 - $95 ($75 for Weekdays, $95 for Weekends)

This cultural awareness workshop is led by artist Peta Joy Williams a Wiradjuri woman, born in Sydney.

Peta will share her culture, her language, and the history of Aboriginal Art and you will reflect on your own roots and stories.

Your team will then work together on a large canvas to bring together your individual stories and create an artwork that is reflective of you all.

Bookings must be confirmed and paid 2 weeks prior to confirmed time

Please note: Peta Joy will not be available for bookings during Reconciliation Week and NAIDOC Week 2022.

Knowledge required
Suitable for beginners.
What you'll get
One large canvas representing all teams stories.
Suitable for

This class is great for a team building activity, birthday, hens party or bucks party.

The Wiradjuri Wave is fully vaccinated against COVID-19, and adheres to COVID-19 government guidelines.


Your teacher can travel within 50 kms of Matraville

Your teacher
The Wiradjuri Wave
The Wiradjuri Wave

Wiradjuri woman, born in Sydney

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Peta Joy Williams is a Wiradjuri woman, born in Sydney. She has been painting since before she can remember, and her work is a range of paintings, weaving and cultural awareness workshops. After High School she completed a Cert IV in Aboriginal Art and Cultural practices and a Diploma in Fine Arts. In 2012 she founded Wiradjuri Wave, for which she creates custom Aboriginal artworks on sports paraphernalia and fashion products. Peta currently teaches Wiradjuri at Eora College, facilitating art workshops and mural projects.

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Zoe Borkowski Jul 2022

Peta-Joy ran a fantastic session with our team, to open up the conversation about Indigenous Cultural Awareness. The team loved it and were full of energy after the fun painting session. Peta-Joy's message was received well and everyone left the session with a new appreciation.

Cultural Awareness and Painting Workshop review by Zoe Borkowski

Linda Temple Dec 2021

Peta-Joy was a wonderful host & we all got a lot out of the class

Cultural Awareness and Painting Workshop review by Linda Temple Sydney

James Grant Nov 2021

Amazing experience with Peta-Joy. We had a team of 100+ people across 3 shifts and every one of them loved it. Thanks Peta-Joy for such great sessions.

Lisa Takach Nov 2020

Peta Joy was fabulous and engaging with the young people during the workshop.

Feedback from the participants included:
"Eye-opening - could look at different parts of Australia and move past the stereotypes, and look into other peoples lives."
"Motivational, symbolic, we could explore our own meaning"
"Symbolise childhood and remember/get in touch with your history"
"Fun and enjoyed it"

Sarah Liebetrau Jul 2020

Peta is an awesome facilitator - very warm, engaging and knowledgeable. This was a great team building session where we all learned a lot and had fun. Highly recommended.

Alex Herlihy Jan 2020

Peta-Joy was an excellent teacher who brought great energy and knowledge to the workshop. We loved creating together and would recommend this workshop for both work and social groups.
Thank you again from all of us at SVA!

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