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

Sorry, this course is sold out. Please see waiting list below.

This is a specialised course in painting and drawing for ages 9 to 12. The course is taught by Marco Corsini, Director of Melbourne Art Class. You can find out more about Marco here.

Libby, self portrait, 2014
Maddy, Lily, 13

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. Participants can work in the drawing or painting media of their choice. Marco will also work with parents and guardians to find the right balance of technical/ creative for their child.

The course takes Melbourne Art Class’s focus on fundamental skills and creates a program suitable for the age group.

Enrolments are capped at ten children. For these children’s classes, Marco generally works with the aid of an assistant. Courses run by the term. To find out more about this course or to discuss your children’s suitability please contact Marco through the contact page.

You can see artwork produced in previous classes here.

Dragon, 2014
Matilda, Dragon, 11

Enrolment details – Term 2, 2019

Time: 4:30pm – 6:00pm
Location: MAC Hawthorn Studio, 817B Glenferrie Road, Hawthorn
Materials: all materials included

Please read our Refund Policy before enrolling by following this link.

Monday afternoon course

MONDAYS Term 2, 2019 – 8 sessions Enrolment

29-Apr, 6-May, 13-May,
20-May, 27-May, 3-Jun,
17-Jun, 24-Jun; 2019
(No class 10-Jun, Queen’s Birthday)

Sorry, sold out.


Friday afternoon course

FRIDAYS Term 2, 2019 – 9 sessions Enrolment

3-May, 10-May, 17-May,
24-May, 31-May, 7-Jun,
14-Jun, 21-Jun, 28-Jun; 2019

Sorry, sold out.

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Student and parent feedback

“Coco loves this class with Marco.  He is a patient and skillful arts teacher.  We are very glad that we found this art class.”- Pearl, 2018

“We recommend the course very much. Marco is a very good teacher. He inspires the students and teaches fundamental skills, also a very good communicator with kids and parents.  We are very happy about the course.” – Yuki, Dec 2016