Course Summary

Unsure whether to choose Painting or Drawing? Try both! Get into painting and drawing using charcoal, ink, acrylic and pastels. Beginning with black & white, then moving into an understanding of colour, students will explore basic aspects of representing an image, in a relaxed and supportive environment. Covers composition, representation, abstraction and colour theory.

Course Sessions

Friday, 31st May - 4 classes

Session ID HXW84403C
31 May - 21 Jun 10:00am - 1:00pm
Location CAE
Session Fees
$369 / $351 (conc)

In this course students will be introduced to painting and drawing. The course will cover the following areas:

Introduction to drawing still life with charcoal, ink and pastels

Exploring space, form and tone

Introduction to painting still life using acrylic paints

Using colour temperature mixing methods

Exploring painting and drawing issues

Please bring to your first class the following drawing materials:

– 4B, 3H pencils

– Two bulldog clips

– A4 visual diary

– 2 sharpie pens

– ruler & eraser & Pencil sharpener

– compressed charcoal


Further materials requirements for the course will be discussed in the first session. It is expected that materials are likely to cost approximately $120 depending on how much you may already own.

Notification of a class cancellation will be advised 48 hours prior to the course commencement date. We advise to purchase your materials once you have received email confirmation that your class is proceeding as scheduled. All efforts are made to ensure that our classes proceed to avoid disappointment.

Last updated: March 18, 2019 04:25pm