Exterior image with Rita Angus Cottage on the right and greenery in the foreground.

Sketching in the Rita Angus garden

Sketch the flowers and plant life that surround the Rita Angus Cottage.

The garden at the Rita Angus Cottage (Category 1 historic place) will be open to visitors, who are encouraged to stay and sketch the abundant array of flowers and plant life that surround the 1877 cottage where New Zealand artist Rita Angus lived between 1955 and 1970, providing her with much inspiration and subject matter.

Koha is welcomed.

Health & Safety

Please contact the event host for health & safety information.

194a Sydney Street West, Thorndon





Event times

12-4pm Sat 28 Oct


Rita Angus Cottage Trust

The Rita Angus Cottage Trust exists to benefit the community by managing and conserving the cultural heritage values of the Rita Angus Cottage and garden, by facilitating engagement with the Rita Angus Cottage and garden.

Email: ritaanguscottagetrust@gmail.com