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Enrolments for the Summer Art School 2019 will open in August 2018

Make a creative start to the New Year at Art Est. Art School’s annual Summer Art School for adults. Our annual Summer Art School for Adults runs 5-13 January 2019.

  • One and two day workshops to enjoy over the week
  • Workshops for all skill levels and interests
  • Experienced and award winning tutors
  • Painting, drawing and printmaking classes in a wide range of media and across different genres are available in our 4 spacious and dedicated teaching studios
  • Pottery wheel and ceramics classes in our purpose built ceramics studio that includes 8 pottery wheels, spacious and fully equipped hand building studio, 3 kilns and glazing studio.
  • A maximum 12 students per class (8 for pottery wheel classes) for optimal learning
  • All Summer Art School workshops suitable for HSC and senior school students

Try something new to kick off the new year, or if you are a visitor to Sydney try something fun and different.

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Acrylic Painting for Everyone | Boots, tools and tankards

Acrylic Painting for Everyone | Boots, tools and tankards

Course Overview A special theme for Father’s Day, this one day acrylic painting class is for anyone who would like to give painting a try. Our subject for today is Boots, Tools and Tankards taking inspiration from Van Gogh’s early paintings as well as the everyday tools you’d find in your shed (or kitchen!). Bring along a few objects to paint from your own collection, or a vintage tool that reminds you of your father or grandfather. (We’ll also supply some props too.) Anyone can... [More]
$150 Limited inc GST
Acrylic Painting for Everyone | Boots, tools and tankards

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A SPECIAL WORKSHOP FOR FATHER’S DAY. Fee includes materials.

If there isn't a class to suit you, please the waiting list.

Pottery Wheel Introduction for Beginners | 2 Day Workshop

Pottery Wheel Introduction for Beginners | 2 Day Workshop

Course overview If you’ve always wanted to have a go at the pottery wheel, then this is introductory workshop is for you. In this two day workshop you will learn and practice the basics and you’re sure to get hooked! This session is suitable for absolute beginners or those who have a little previous experience and would like to practice under the guidance of a tutor. What to expect: Day 1 watch demonstrations by your tutor who will show you step by step what to do learn how to... [More]
$360 $342 Limited inc GST
Pottery Wheel Introduction for Beginners | 2 Day Workshop

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2019 Summer Art School Early Bird Offer. Enrol in a Summer Art School workshop before 30 September and receive a 5% saving
Limited to 8 students only | No experience necessary | Price includes 1 bag of clay and use of our clay tools + bisque firing of several pieces | Price does not include glazing and glaze firing, additional fee is payable for this.

If there isn't a class to suit you, please the waiting list.

Drawing Essentials for Beginners One Day Workshop

Drawing Essentials for Beginners One Day Workshop

Course overview This one day drawing class is an introduction to some fundamental principles of drawing with charcoal. It’s a class for absolute beginners to give drawing a go! In a relaxed and friendly environment students will: learn how to approach drawing simple still life subjects with charcoal be introduced to some fundamental drawing concepts including composition, proportion, perspective learn about simplifying what and how you see Is this course right for me? This drawing... [More]
$180 $171 Limited inc GST
Drawing Essentials for Beginners One Day Workshop

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2019 Summer Art School Early Bird Offer. Enrol in a Summer Art School workshop before 30 September and receive a 5% saving
Price includes most materials | Suitable for absolute beginners

If there isn't a class to suit you, please the waiting list.

Pottery Wheel Intermediate Workshop | 2 Day Workshop

Pottery Wheel Intermediate Workshop | 2 Day Workshop

Course overview This class is for students with previous wheel throwing experience who want to refine and build on existing skills. Students may work with Greg to solve problem areas, practice working with larger amounts of clay, throwing forms and vessels of different shapes and sizes and altering forms; learn new finishing and clay decoration techniques. Our purpose built ceramics studio is equipped with 8 wheels. Clay can be purchased at the workshop, a limited number of glazes... [More]
$380 $361 Limited inc GST
Pottery Wheel Intermediate Workshop | 2 Day Workshop

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2019 Summer Art School Early Bird Offer. Enrol in a Summer Art School workshop before 30 September and receive a 5% saving
Limited to 8 students | Price includes most materials | Not for beginners

See our full program of term, one and two day ceramic and pottery courses

If there isn't a class to suit you, please the waiting list.

Painting | Expressive Acrylics with Larissa Blake

Painting | Expressive Acrylics with Larissa Blake

Course overview We welcome back Larissa Blake to the studios of Art Est. for a dynamic and energetic one day acrylic painting workshop. Bring along your own images of interiors, landscapes, urban landscapes, flowers or even fresh flowers or still life objects to work from. Larissa will demonstrate ways and guide you to capture the essence of your subject and help you to ‘loosen up’ and develop a more expressive and contemporary style. Work small or large, on paper or canvas, and at... [More]
$180 $171 Limited inc GST
Painting | Expressive Acrylics with Larissa Blake

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2019 Summer Art School Early Bird Offer. Enrol in a Summer Art School workshop before 30 September and receive a 5% saving
Price excludes art materials | All levels are welcome, however beginners should have at least attended a beginner acrylic workshop

If there isn't a class to suit you, please the waiting list.

Drawing | Red, Black and White Chalk Pencils on Coloured Paper with Dominique Millar

Drawing | Red, Black and White Chalk Pencils on Coloured Paper with Dominique Millar

Course Overview Before the invention of the modern graphite pencil in the late eighteenth century, the most common dry medium employed by artists to draw with came from naturally occuring chalk deposits. Red, black and white chalks were the materials employed by Michelangelo, Raphael, Titian, Rubens and Rembrandt. Learn how the Old Masters employed this sensual material on a coloured paper ground, to describe so-called “warm” and “cool” values. All aspects of the lesson will... [More]
$180 $171 Limited inc GST
Drawing | Red, Black and White Chalk Pencils on Coloured Paper with Dominique Millar

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2019 Summer Art School Early Bird Offer. Enrol in a Summer Art School workshop before 30 September and receive a 5% saving
Price excludes art materials | Suitable for all levels

If there isn't a class to suit you, please the waiting list.

Oil Painting Master Class | Illusions of Reality with Still Life | Marie Mansfield

Oil Painting Master Class | Illusions of Reality with Still Life | Marie Mansfield

Course overview Discover how to give the illusion of reality to your paintings through observing tone. In this two day Masterclass students will be shown how to observe tone through various exercises, be introduced to a method of mixing colours tonally and paint a still life study in oil. Students will learn how to observe light by studying still life. Learn techniques of observing light. Give your paintings a sense of distance, space and atmosphere. Learn to see what is there... [More]
$350 $333 Limited inc GST
Oil Painting Master Class | Illusions of Reality with Still Life | Marie Mansfield

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2019 Summer Art School Early Bird Offer. Enrol in a Summer Art School workshop before 30 September and receive a 5% saving
Price excludes art materials | Prior oil painting experience is assumed. Students should have at least attended a beginner workshop

If there isn't a class to suit you, please the waiting list.

Learn to Paint Landscapes from Photos or Sketches with Nicole Kelly

Learn to Paint Landscapes from Photos or Sketches with Nicole Kelly

Course overview This one day painting class is for anyone from beginners to those with prior experience who would like to learn the paint the landscape from photographs or sketches. Students may use acrylics, watercolour, gouache or oil or a combination. Students will work from drawings or black and white photographs to discover new ways of building colour landscape compositions. An informative, relaxing and fun day for anyone who loves to paint, or wants to learn how to paint the... [More]
$180 $171 Limited inc GST
Learn to Paint Landscapes from Photos or Sketches with Nicole Kelly

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2019 Summer Art School Early Bird Offer. Enrol in a Summer Art School workshop before 30 September and receive a 5% saving
Price excludes materials | Suitable for all levels, however students should have at least attended a beginner workshop in their chosen painting medium

If there isn't a class to suit you, please the waiting list.

Oil Painting Master Class | Portrait Painting with Marie Mansfield

Oil Painting Master Class | Portrait Painting with Marie Mansfield

Course overview This is master class style workshop is for students with prior oil painting experience who would like to try portrait painting or refresh their skills. Students will work from a model and: learn the proportions of the head and facial structures learn how to paint the features of the face by studying light and tone learn to mix a colour palette for painting portraits learn about tonal painting In 2018 Marie is in the Archibald Prize Salon des Refuses with her... [More]
$380 $361 Limited inc GST
Oil Painting Master Class | Portrait Painting with Marie Mansfield

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2019 Summer Art School Early Bird Offer. Enrol in a Summer Art School workshop before 30 September and receive a 5% saving
Price includes model fee but excludes materials | Prior experience with oils is assumed

If there isn't a class to suit you, please the waiting list.

Oil Painting | Glazing + Scumbling Demystified with Matilda Michell

Oil Painting | Glazing + Scumbling Demystified with Matilda Michell

Course Overview Glaze and Scumble are two terms that are often heard in the art studio, but have you ever wondered what they mean, why, how and when would you use these techniques? Then this 2 part workshop is the class for you. Over two mornings oil painting students with some prior experience will learn glazing and scumbling materials, methods and techniques. Students will start with an acrylic underpainting, and working over the top with oil paints and mediums Glazing is the... [More]
$180 $171 Limited inc GST
Oil Painting | Glazing + Scumbling Demystified with Matilda Michell

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2019 Summer Art School Early Bird Offer. Enrol in a Summer Art School workshop before 30 September and receive a 5% saving
Price excludes materials | Prior oil painting experience is assumed

If there isn't a class to suit you, please the waiting list.

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