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.



Autumn School Holiday Workshops now enrolling

Enrolments for our Autumn - Easter School holiday program are now open. We have another great range of workshops on each day of the holidays 14-17 and 22-14 April 2014 (weekdays except the Easter and ANZAC Day public holidays).  For more information and bookings click here.


Term 2 Now Enrolling

We are now enrolling for kids and adults term 2 classes. Your favourites are back plus we have some great new classes Drawing with Textiles | with Nicole Barakat (Mondays), Oil Painting for Beginners with Adrienne Tarver (Tuesdays AM), and we welcome new tutor John Bokor to teach Painting and Drawing | Still Life, Interior and Landscapes on Fridays. Remember book and pay for your course by 17 April to qualify for our 5% early bird discount.

Click here for adult day and evening classes

Click here for kids after school and Saturday classes


Weekend workshops and masterclasses

Take time out on the weekend to delve into art. Our one and two day workshops focus on particular mediums such as drawing, painting, etching or mixed media. In our masterclasses you can learn from award winning artists Cherry Hood, Kerrie Lester or Bernhardine Mueller or join a regular workshop in watercolours or acrylics.

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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.

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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