Art Est. a dynamic visual arts hub in Sydney

Art Est. Art School and Gallery is Sydney’s dynamic creative hub for the visual arts. Located in a spacious, light-filled warehouse in inner west Leichhardt at the artistic heart of Sydney, Art Est. is an inspiring art space with three dedicated teaching studios, artists studios and an art gallery.



Enrolling over the Christmas - New Year Period

The Art Est. office will be closed from 5pm Friday 19 December and will reopen at 9.30am on Monday 5 January for the Summer Art School. But don't worry you can still enrol in classes!

January School Holiday enrolments: Click here to view class availability before emailing your enrolment form. Enrolments will then be processed in date order after 5 January.

Summer Art School bookings, we will try to reply to your email as soon as we can before Christmas. Any bookings after 24 December will receive confirmation at the latest on Saturday 3 January.


Summer Art School | 5-11 January 2015

Explore the program of one-three day workshops in our Summer Art School for adults between 5-11 January 2015. There's drawing, watercolours, oils, acrylics, egg tempera, encaustic painting, and more. So much to choose from for beginners and more experienced artists. Come for a day or the whole week and create your own program. Places still available in :

View the whole program here.


Summer School Holiday Workshops for Kids

During the summer school holidays, there's a bumper program of activities for the kids with workshops in December and January.  Our December program runs from 11-19 December 2014, and the January program runs from 12-23 January 2015. That's a lot of summer art fun.

December School Holiday Workshops - click here for details

January School Holiday Workshops - click here for details.

2015 Calendar Now available

The much anticipated Art Est. calendar with a different student artwork each month is now available. Help organise your art year, with all the key dates and events in an easy to reference format. Special student price just $5 (rrp $10) or pick up your free copy when you enrol in any term course.


Gift certificates and other arty ideas

Art Est. Art School has the most creative present you can give for any occasion. Why not buy a gift certificate for a friend or relative so they can discover their artistic potential? Certificates can be purchased for any amount, a particular art class or art workshop, or for the value of the art class or workshop of your choice. Other Art Est. gifts include art sets, aprons, and more.

Find out more


Artrageous corporate art events

An art workshop is an inspiring, fun and creative way to teambuild with your colleagues. With a range of art activities to choose from, our corporate packages provide team building, creative thinking and your very own masterpieces to keep.

Find out more about corporate art events.


Art parties for all ages and occasions

We've got some great art party ideas — for all events and occasions — to get everyone involved and creating their own masterpieces at our inspiring warehouse studio.

Birthday Art Parties cater for kids of all ages and interests. Adults might like to try a Life Drawing Party for a cheeky Girl's Night Out, or we can design a fun painting workshop for any celebration.

And if you found last year's work Christmas Party uninspiring, why not do something creative instead this year? We can host groups of up to 40 and everyone gets to be hands on and create their own artwork in a fun catered art party!

Contact us now to discuss how we can design a unique art event that everyone will enjoy.

Christmas and end of year festive events

Find out more about art parties for adults here

Find out more about kid's birthday art parties here




School Holiday workshops for kids

Art Parties for Children

Art Parties for Adults