Drawing and Painting for Beginners

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Explore a range of painting and drawing techniques from ink and watercolor to impasto and realism using acrylic paint. Bring along your own visual diary.


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4 Weeks

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Explore a range of painting and drawing techniques from ink and watercolor to impasto and realism using acrylic paint. Each week we will explore a different medium and subject to expand your knowledge, and confidence in your own artistic ability.

Bring along your own visual diary (A4 or larger) All other course materials will be provided.


By the end of the course, you’ll be able to:

  • Use  a variety of painting and brush techniques in your own work

  • Understand how light moves around an object

  • Blend and shade using wet and dry media

  • Mix and apply colour to your painting and drawings

  • Further develop your own painting and drawing style



Courses need a minimum number to go ahead so if we don't have enough enrolments a few days before the start date, we have to cancel. We'll let you know by email so please check yours regularly. 

  • Wellington Branch

    249 Taranaki Street, Wellington

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