Botanical Art

We are a self-help group with varying levels of experience who enjoy botanical drawing and painting. PLEASE NOTE - some experience in botanical art is necessary as there is no teacher.

Developing Artists

This course will provide support to emerging artists in an encouraging environment. We will focus on different aspects of Art each week eg Light & Shade and Composition and we will have fun.

Drawing ABC - Group 1

Discover your hidden talent. This course is for people who say ‘I wish I could draw’. Well - You Can. Come and learn the basic building blocks of how. We will cover areas like line shapes, forms, shading, texture and perspective. Come and have some fun discovering your new talent.

Drawing ABC - Group 2

Discover your hidden talent. This course is for people who say ‘I wish I could draw’. Well - You Can! Come and learn the basic building blocks of how. We will cover areas like line shapes, forms, shading, texture and perspective. Have some fun discovering your new talent.

Multi Media

Multi-media is the old term used to describe painting in various mediums, ie. acrylic or oils or pastels, etc. We paint portraits, landscapes or anything we wish. No formal training is required; we are a friendly group who help each other to achieve our artistic goals.

Oil Painting

This introduction to traditional oil painting techniques is aimed at beginning artists and artists who usually work in other mediums.  Students will build artwork in layers beginning with charcoal drawing, moving to a monochromatic layer and finishing with colour.  Estimated cost of marerials - $150.00.

Pastel Drawing for Beginners

A friendly group of people with varying levels of skill who share and help each other to improve their ability in composition and applying pastel to paper.

Portraiture

An opportunity to create a portrait of a live model in a medium of your own choice. Improve your skills by learning from each other in a friendly and encouraging environment.
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