With the evolving coronavirus (COVID-19) situation, CAE has suspended all face-to-face short courses and languages courses as of Wednesday March 25 2020.
Take the first step toward drawing confidently by using the design elements and principles to achieve a personal visual solution. You will develop your skills and personal style through fun and challenging exercises.
Explore your talents today.
From initial concepts to final artwork. Create original characters, develop a storyboard and learn appropriate techniques for contemporary children’s book illustration.
A fun course that will teach you technique and encourage you to develop your skills and personal drawing style in a supportive learning environment.
Build your skills in the art of caricature using a variety of fundamental drawing techniques.
Get started in cartooning with this basic drawing class that will teach you how to draw faces, gestures and simple perspective drawing.
This course provides an introduction to basic principles of drawing. Using still-life arrangements in the studio explore composition, tone, shading and proportion. All materials are included in the fee.
Diane Hamilton introduces you to the basic skills of tone, proportion, texture and rendering are developed, while encouraging your personal expression. Generate a wide range of techniques using grey lead and coloured pencils.
Continue to explore with pastels. Janet Hayes inspires you to improve on your techniques and learn new ones.
Learn the techniques and gain the confidence in using pastels in a variety of situations; from quick sketch to extended drawing.
Your iPad is your home studio in miniature offerings an opportunity for creativity as you replicate drawing and painting – oil, pastel and watercolour painting and discover the best apps
Develop your techniques for drawing and painting on your ipad, with artist Janet Hayes.
Explore drawing the human figure using a live model. Focusing on body proportion and shape and learning the techniques of shading to bring out definition of muscles and finer features.
Use different techniques to draw flowers accurately, working with photographs and still life.
Get into painting and drawing using charcoal, ink, acrylic and pastels. The course will cover composition, representation, abstraction and colour theory.
Study the structure and proportions of the head and facial features to develop portrait and self-portrait drawing techniques using pencil, charcoal and ink.
Be inspired by Melbourne’s famous gardens as you make descriptive sketches of the landscape, foliage and flowers focusing on line drawing, tone, composition and perspective.
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This course provides an introduction to a range of painting styles, methods and techniques. Fun and challenging exercises will encourage...
Chinese Painting with Patrick Lam
This intermediate course is ideal if you already have some experience in Chinese Painting.