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Summer Art School 2021 now enrolling

Make a creative start to the New Year at Art Est. Art School’s annual Summer Art School for adults weekdays 4-8 January 2021, and weekends 9-10, 16-17 and 23-24 January.

  • One, two and three day workshops to enjoy over the week 4-8 January 2020
  • 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 that are air-conditioned for a more comfortable experience
  • Pottery wheel and ceramics classes in our purpose built ceramics studio that includes 8 pottery wheels, spacious and fully equipped hand building studio, 2 kilns and glazing studio.
  • A maximum 8-10 students per class depending which studio is used (8 for pottery wheel classes) for optimal learning
  • All Summer Art School workshops suitable for HSC and senior school students

Be creative and covid safe

As we navigate our way around COVID-19 and implement covid-safe measures we continue to offer classes on site in our spacious studios. Additional measures will be in place to ensure our students and tutors are in a safe environment. Classes are limited to 8-10 students depending on the studio allocated.

Please read about our Covid-19 safe measures here.

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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Contemporary Landscapes in Acrylic | Master class with Paul McCarthy

Contemporary Landscapes in Acrylic | Master class with Paul McCarthy

Come on an exciting and informed acrylic painting journey with Paul McCarthy as you learn to become loose and vibrant with your approach to painting landscapes. This master class is perfect for students not afraid to have a go at something wild yet controlled; free and yet composed. Your end result can be as abstract or as realistic as you wish, with emphasis during the day on design and composition, combined with colour control and harmonies. Paul McCarthy is known for his... [More]

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Painting Expressive Acrylics with Larissa Blake

Painting Expressive Acrylics with Larissa Blake

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 your own pace... [More]

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Oil Painting | Landscape Painting after Arthur Streeton | Michelle Hiscock

Oil Painting | Landscape Painting after Arthur Streeton | Michelle Hiscock

Discover the pleasures of landscape painting in oils through an intimate study of a work by Arthur Streeton from the major retrospective of his work at the art gallery of New South Wales. In this two day workshop you will be introduced to the fundamental principles of oil painting including preparation of supports and coloured grounds, underpainting, setting the palette, selecting brushes, colour mixing and paint handling. Michelle Hiscock will share her extensive knowledge of the... [More]

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Landscape Painting Master Class in Oils | En plein air | Marie Mansfield

Landscape Painting Master Class in Oils | En plein air | Marie Mansfield

This two day master class style workshop with Marie Mansfield is for students with prior oil painting experience who would like to improve their landscape painting skills. The focus of this two day workshop is painting tonally as it relates to painting landscapes en plein air (ie out in the field). Enjoy two days of working both in the studio and in the field at a nearby outdoor location. You will gain a solid understanding and observing tone and observing light – vital ingredients... [More]

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Exploring Colour and Gesture in the Landscape | Master class with Ashley Frost

Exploring Colour and Gesture in the Landscape | Master class with Ashley Frost

This two-day workshop will explore ways of painting landscape paintings with a practical approach to finding gesture and colour. The workshop begins with developing methods to create small compositional studies and research drawings from your photographs. For these initial gestural studies you can use all types of water based media on paper including charcoal, dry pigments, inks, pastels, watercolours, gouache and acrylics. This will help to understand composition, tone and colour... [More]

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Oil Painting Essentials for Beginners | Two Day Workshop with Matilda Michell

Oil Painting Essentials for Beginners | Two Day Workshop with Matilda Michell

Course overview Painting with oils will be demystified as you learn the fundamentals of oil painting in this two day workshop. Students will be guided step-by-step through the process of planning and painting in oil paints and take home your own colour charts and small finished paintings. Award winning artist Matilda Michell is your tutor. Matilda has been a finalist in numerous major prizes including the Eutick Memorial Still life Award, the Black Swan Portraiture Prize and the... [More]

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Introduction to Block Printmaking | Julia Flanagan

Introduction to Block Printmaking | Julia Flanagan

Learn relief printmaking techniques to produce limited edition works on paper. Lino cut is a simple process which gets great results and is easy to continue at home. Over this weekend you will learn how to effectively use lino plates for relief printmaking and experiment with imagery, printing and colour. Students should bring along any ideas, in the form of drawings, their own photographs (or similar) to create imagery. No experience needed, just your imagination and desire to try... [More]

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Watercolour Bootcamp with Susie Murphie

Watercolour Bootcamp with Susie Murphie

Enjoy sharpening your watercolour skills in this three-day workshop. Susie will address the many mistakes that are so easy to make in watercolour and how to avoid or fix them. And she will teach you how to make your work have more impact and confidence. All while having lots of fun. She will teach you how to control your tone, how to mix colours with subtlety and how to apply the paint so it always looks beautiful and transparent. She will also cover basic and effective drawing.... [More]

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Ceramics | Wheel Throwing Pottery Introduction | one day workshop

Ceramics | Wheel Throwing Pottery Introduction | one day workshop

Workshop overview: If you’ve always wanted to have a go at wheel throwing pottery, then this is introductory workshop is for you. In this 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 already had a go and would like to practice under the guidance of a tutor. What to expect: watch demonstrations by your tutor who will show you step by step what to do learn how to prepare your clay... [More]

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Drawing | Dynamic Urban Landscapes in Charcoal & Mixed Media with Jody Graham

Drawing | Dynamic Urban Landscapes in Charcoal & Mixed Media with Jody Graham

Course overview A two-day workshop about how to draw buildings and street scenes in mixed media. This workshop is ideal for people who what to learn how to draw buildings and street scenes with a better understanding of perspective. The class suits people who have an interest in mix media, architecture and a desire to express their artistic voice in unique artworks. Held in our studio over 2 days, this is a comprehensive contemporary drawing workshop. What to expect in this 2 day... [More]

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