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Art classes for everyone

Art Est. is Sydney’s leading independent art school, offering art classes for kids, teens and adults.

We believe people of all ages and abilities can discover their artistic potential in a relaxed and nurturing environment.

Our classes are run by practising and award-winning Australian artists. We offer term courses for week-on-week learning, a year-round workshop program for adults and a school holiday workshop program for kids and teens.

Art Est is based in Leichhardt, where we have been operating for over 14 years and created a community of local creatives. We have recently opened the doors to our newly refurbished venue which has transformed Art Est into a multi-venue art space and the largest independent art school in Sydney.

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Ceramic Program

Our ceramic classes are back! We’re excited to welcome our students back to our new ceramics studio.

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Coming up

  • 21 Aug
    Wood Engraving workshop

    Learn how to do printmaking by hand, using engraved blocks with artist Mellissa Read-Devine

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  • 28 Aug
    Drawing with confidence for watercolour painting

    Learn how to give enough information in your drawing so you can finish the work with your brush.

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  • 11 Sep
    Colour and Composition Workshop

    Join artist Tanya Baily in this one-day workshop to achieve stronger expressive watercolour paintings

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