Painting Atelier



Successful Steps to Painting (Intro to Painting and Drawing)

This course is suitable for participants who have never painted before or are returning to painting.

You choose:
Wet media:  Water colours, Acrylics, Oil Painting, Ink
Dry media:  Coloured pencils, pastels, charcoal, graphite

Demonstrations and discussions are held throughout the course to further your knowledge and skills.

  • Basic drawing fundamentals
  • Tonal Values and Tonal Drawing exercises
  • How to draw with a paint brush, brush strokes and layers
  • Colour mixing and theory
  • How to prepare a canvas and underpainting.
  • How to draw up on your canvas using various grid systems
  • Life set ups to study, draw and paint from 'LIFE'
  • Encourage you to develop your own style in a supporting environment

Studio supplies: easels, pencils, paper and some brushes.  Materials list will be provided on booking.

Monday nights 6.15pm to 9.15pm (6 weeks 3 hours per week)

Wednesday mornings 9.30am to 12.30pm (6 weeks 3 hours per week)

Cost:  $305.00 (minimum of 7 people, maximum 9 people).

(prerequisite for Open Studio unless you have previously done Intro to Painting course)

Teaching Artists:  Natalie Zuchetti and Mig Ramanyake

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Once enrolled into a course, you cannot, swap over to another term or refund available.   You can have someone else take your spot if you cannot attend the course.

Open Studio: Painting

Open Studio are ongoing classes where everyone works on their own project with help.   The aim of Open Studio is to give you the opportunity to work in a professional artists studio, in the company of others, and work on your own pieces of art with the help and guidance.   Your confidence to paint alone will be an advantage but help will always be at hand should you need instruction and advice along the way.  Ideally Intro to Painting or confidence in painting to enrol into Open Studio.

OPEN STUDIO IS FIVE SESSIONS OF 3 HOURS AT $240 or $50 per session.  You have the flexibility to use your five sessions in any of the classes below in the block scheduled, we require 24 hours notice if you cannot attend your session.  

Once enrolled into a course, you cannot, swap over to another term or refund available.   

Monday pm (6.15pm to 9.15pm)

Wednesday am (9.30am to 12.30pm)

Teaching artists: Natalie Zuchetti and Mig Ramanyake

Please Book Online 



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