Children and Teens Classes


Term Courses


Children’s Art Classes – Painting & Drawing for ages 8 to 10

This is an ongoing course which focuses on the development of foundational techniques for painting and drawing, combined with a mentoring style support for children producing their own artwork.
Suitable for children 8 – 10 years of age.


Children’s Art Classes – Painting & Drawing for ages 9 to 12

This is an ongoing course which focuses on the development of foundational techniques for painting and drawing, combined with a mentoring style support for children producing their own artwork.
Suitable for children 9 – 12 years of age.


Teenagers’ Studio Art Classes – for ages 13 to 18

This class is for students who are interested in creating outside of regular school hours and would like to further develop their artistic skills. Suitable for teenagers 13 – 18 years of age.


Express Yourself: Creativity and Wellbeing short course for teens

In this new course teenagers will have the opportunity to explore art activities that encourage spontaneity, playfulness and imagination in a safe and inclusive environment. All activities have a focus on the creative process and freedom of expression instead of an end-product.


School Holiday Workshops


Teen’s Drawing Workshops (Ages 13-17) with Marta Gola

Morning Workshop – Introduction to Drawing: Artist Marta Gola will guide Teens in exploring fundamental drawing techniques for refining their drawing skills.

Afternoon Workshop – Drawing Composition and Expression: Teens will explore the expressive elements of drawing, including mark making, line, diverse mediums and scale as well as composition and lighting for narrative and emotional impact.


Children’s Mixed Media Workshop (Ages 9-12) with Ilona Kiss

During this engaging half day workshop, artist and tutor Ilona Kiss will introduce children to a diverse range of media, techniques and processes for making a street art inspired artwork. She will demonstrate the use of drawing, painting and collage in a mixed media context. Participants will be able to make unique artworks exploring creative processes whilst drawing inspiration from artists and illustrators.


Teen’s Mixed Media Workshop (Ages 13-17) with Ilona Kiss

During this engaging half day workshop, artist and tutor Ilona Kiss will introduce teens to a diverse range of media, techniques and processes for making a street art inspired artwork. She will demonstrate the use of drawing, painting and collage in a mixed media context. Participants will be able to make unique artworks exploring creative processes whilst drawing inspiration from artists and illustrators.


Children’s Mixed Media Australiana Workshop (Ages 9-12) with Olivia York

A stand alone 3 hour masterclass, which focuses on the development of key foundational techniques for watercolour and collage. The children will then be supported whilst creating their own Australian animal character in watercolour, wearing a collaged native flowercrown.


Introduction to Watercolour Workshop for Parents & Children (Ages 7-12) with Olivia York

This workshop gives an opportunity for parents and guardians to experience a watercolour workshop with their child during the holidays. The workshop is taught by Olivia York, a Melbourne-based artist and illustrator who specialises in watercolour illustration.


One Day Workshops


Children’s Drawing Workshop (Ages 10-15) with Marco Corsini

Children will explore fundamental techniques and tools and refine their drawing skills with this extremely experienced tutor.


Children’s Watercolour Workshop (Ages 10-15) with Marco Corsini

Teacher and Director of Melbourne Art Class, Marco Corsini, will present a Watercolour Workshop for children to discover and explore watercolour painting techniques.


Children’s Colour Workshop (Ages 9-13) with Marco Corsini

Founder and Director of Melbourne Art Class, Marco Corsini draws from his extensive experience in training painters to present a workshop for children about colour and colour theory.


Teenagers Drawing Workshop (Ages 14-18) with Marco Corsini

Teens will explore fundamental techniques and tools and refine their drawing skills with this extremely experienced tutor.


Online Course


Online Children’s Art Class with Marco Corsini – The class of ideas

This is a specialised course for students aged 9 to 14 that uses ideas based approach to looking at art, the times within which they were created and the underlying question the work attempts to answer.


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