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Weekend Workshops and Master Classes for Adults

Workshops and Masterclasses for Adults

Our workshop program for adults runs year-round and includes one-day and two-day weekend workshops or masterclasses. Occasionally, we run specialised workshops at other times throughout the year and workshops with special guest tutors. We carefully curate workshops for beginners and intermediate artists so there’s something for all experience levels.

Our workshop program is updated regularly so visit this page or sign up to our mailing list to stay up to date with what’s on offer.

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Expressive and Abstract Painting in Acrylics with Peter Griffen

Expressive and Abstract Painting in Acrylics with Peter Griffen

Course overview Abstraction, colour and energy are the key concepts of this two day acrylic painting workshop. Join popular tutor Peter Griffen for hands-on experimental, abstract and semi-abstract painting. Peter will demonstrate many acrylic painting techniques, with a particular emphasis on composition, line, strong colour and collage. Simple projects will be set and participants will be encouraged to work at their own rate and in their own way, allowing themselves to be guided... [More]
$350 Limited inc GST
Expressive and Abstract Painting in Acrylics with Peter Griffen

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

The Human Figure from Life in Watercolour Workshop | Tanya Baily

The Human Figure from Life in Watercolour Workshop | Tanya Baily

h3. Course Overview Feeling ambitious and wanting to apply your watercolour and drawing skills to the live model! – here is your chance. This workshop is an intense two days of painting the human figure and the portrait from life, with an emphasis on using the beautiful medium of watercolour. Workshop Delivery This workshop will take place over two days in Art Est studios What to expect *Day 1 begins with the nude model and some rigorous drawing practice, understanding proportions... [More]
$380 Limited inc GST
The Human Figure from Life in Watercolour Workshop | Tanya Baily

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

Textiles | Creating Landscapes with Felting Techniques | Denise Lithgow

Textiles | Creating Landscapes with Felting Techniques | Denise Lithgow

Course overview An inspiring textile/felting workshop for students who want to try something a little different. In this fun one-day workshop you will design and create a landscape inspired 2D hanging artwork using textiles rather than paint. Students will use pure merino wool, felting techniques and added fabrics to bring a favourite landscape/seascape scene to life. Denise will guide you through the design and creation process introducing you to techniques and materials. Denise... [More]
$190 Limited inc GST
Textiles | Creating Landscapes with Felting Techniques | Denise Lithgow

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Materials fee of $25 payable to the tutor on the day.

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

Acrylic Painting |  One Day Workshop for beginners and beyond with Mellissa Read-Devine

Acrylic Painting | One Day Workshop for beginners and beyond with Mellissa Read-Devine

This one-day acrylic painting class is for anyone who would like to give painting a try. Mellissa will help you create a bright and contemporary work from your own reference images. Take home a finished painting and a newfound confidence to continue. Anyone can learn to paint and in this relaxing, friendly and supportive class, you will be shown practical methods and techniques to paint a simple subject on canvas. No experience is necessary and all painting materials are included... [More]
$190 Limited inc GST
Acrylic Painting | One Day Workshop for beginners and beyond with Mellissa Read-Devine

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<p>This one-day acrylic painting class is for anyone who would like to give painting a try. Mellissa will help you create a bright and

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

Watercolour | Painting Flowers Loose and Vibrant | Susie Murphie

Watercolour | Painting Flowers Loose and Vibrant | Susie Murphie

In this workshop, students will learn tips and tricks for painting flowers in watercolour. Susie will teach simple tricks and techniques for capturing the colour, form and delicate nature of flowers in a loose and vibrant way. You will learn methods for mixing colour mixing and ways of keeping watercolours transparent and beautiful. This workshop will give you the essential techniques to paint flower buds and bouquets with confidence. You will come away with a feeling of wonder and... [More]
$190 Limited inc GST
Watercolour | Painting Flowers Loose and Vibrant | Susie Murphie

<p>{image name:“Hero_Watercolour Flowers”}</p><p>In this workshop, students will learn tips and tricks for painting flowers in watercolour. Susie will teach simple tricks and techniques for capturing

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

Acrylic Painting | Beautiful Birds with Mellissa Read-Devine

Acrylic Painting | Beautiful Birds with Mellissa Read-Devine

Course Overview Join Mellissa Read-Devine for this bold and vibrant workshop, where you can paint an image of your favourite bird. Bring along images of birds such as fairy wrens, galahs, parrots or cockatoos and infuse your subject with character and personality. Learn to simplify shapes and keep your colours bold and bright, learn about colour mixing, composition and much more. Mellissa is well-known for her impressionistic style of painting, has been the recipient of many award... [More]
$190 Limited inc GST
Acrylic Painting | Beautiful Birds with Mellissa Read-Devine

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

Watercolour | Painting Dogs, Cats and Other Pets | Susie Murphie

Watercolour | Painting Dogs, Cats and Other Pets | Susie Murphie

Course Overview In this class learn how to capture cats, dogs and other pets in watercolours – it’s usually all about their eyes. This workshop will give you the essential techniques to tackle all sorts of domestic animals with confidence. Please bring along photos of your pets for reference or you can use Susie’s reference material. In Susie’s classes, students learn tips and tricks for keeping watercolours transparent and beautiful. You will come away with a feeling of wonder and... [More]
$190 Limited inc GST
Watercolour | Painting Dogs, Cats and Other Pets | Susie Murphie

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Portrait Painting Master Class in Oils with Marie Mansfield | 2 days

Course overview This master class style workshop is for students with prior oil painting experience who would like to improve their painting skills. The focus of this two day workshop is ‘tone’ as it relates to portrait painting. Marie Mansfield has developed a strong reputation for her tonalist portrait, landscape and still life paintings and in this workshop she will share her knowledge and skills with students. Gaining a solid understanding of tone is a vital ingredient to... [More]

This course has no current classes. Please the waiting list.

Working With Watercolour | Tanya Baily | All About Colour

Working With Watercolour | Tanya Baily | All About Colour

Course Overview Working with Watercolour is a monthly series of related weekend workshops that will expand your skills and understanding of watercolour painting and will challenge you to discover and experiment with the full expressive qualities of this elusive and magical fine art medium. This is one of a series of six workshops by Tanya Baily in 2022 1. Wet-in-Wet 2. Descriptive Brush Techniques 3. All About Colour 4. Plein Air and the Sketch 5. Colour and Composition 6.... [More]

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Acrylic Painting | Contemporary Landscape Painting from Photos |  Mellissa Read-Devine

Acrylic Painting | Contemporary Landscape Painting from Photos | Mellissa Read-Devine

Join Mellissa for the day as she demonstrates her style of painting and encourages you to paint big, bold and bright with layered application of bush strokes. She sees the landscape through a vibrant and optimistic vision of colour and light. Using your own photos, the landscape will be explored using tone, composition and colour. Images: Recent paintings by Mellissa Read-Devine Is this course right for me? Some prior experience with acrylics is assumed. Students should have... [More]

This course has no current classes. Please the waiting list.

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