Contemporary Painting Practice with Sam Leach

Saturday morning 9:30 am - 12:30 pm - Union Studio

20 April - 22 June 2024 (10 sessions)


Our studio-based art class for Adults & an opportunity to develop your contemporary painting practice in this class with Sam Leach. In 2010, Leach famously won both Wynne and Archibald Prizes at the Art Gallery of New South Wales. His work has been extensively exhibited nationally and internationally.

$660

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Description


Studio-based art class for Adults.

Contemporary Painting Practice with Sam Leach

Level: Intermediate/ Advanced (some painting or drawing experience required/ or a previous Intro to Painting or Studio Art course completion)
Ages: This course is for adults
VCE students may be able to attend, please contact us to discuss.

Join an immersive painting experience led by acclaimed artist Sam Leach, recipient of both the Archibald Prize and Wynne Prize. Elevate your painting practice with a weekly rendezvous with one of Australia’s foremost contemporary painters, exclusively at our new Union St, Armadale studio.

Establishing a painting practice? Then imagine a weekly studio environment focused entirely on contemporary painting—exploring its practical contexts, practice, and techniques. This course offers a unique blend of theory and hands-on studio practice, providing a dynamic learning experience. The studio sessions feature personalised tuition alongside a series of concise presentations, creating an engaging environment for artistic growth.

Located in MAC’s state-of-the-art Union St, Armadale studio, the studio-based art class for adults welcomes participants to experiment with a variety of mediums, you can bring your own preferred tools or use the materials provided. The course operates on a school term basis, offering a structured yet flexible schedule that caters to students from senior secondary school age and beyond.

Don’t miss this opportunity to hone your painting skills under the mentorship of an accomplished artist. Enrol now and elevate your artistry with Sam Leach in this exclusive contemporary painting course.

*Basic materials are included in the course fee, however, ongoing students will be encouraged to put together a materials kit. Materials lists are available.

Portrait Image source: Total Outdoor Media

Other Images are of Sam’s work.


 

TERM 2, 2024 Studio Art 

  • Dates: Saturdays; 20 April – 22 June 2024
  • Duration: 10 sessions
  • Time: 9:30 am – 12:30 am (3 hours)
  • Location: MAC Union Studio, Level 1, 85 Union Street, Armadale
  • Course fee: $660 (pro rata)

 


 

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Mondays 9:30 am – 12:00 pm - Elgin Studio

15 April - 24 June 2024 (10 sessions) (no class June 10)


The program is a studio-based class that mixes personalised tuition with a program of short presentations. A wide range of mediums are available, including drawing and painting in both oils and acrylics. It would be suitable for anyone who is interested in a class that develops observational skills and fundamental artistic skills while maintaining a degree of flexibility for creativity. We welcome all skill levels in this class – from complete beginners, or focused artists pursuing a project. For beginners, Marco will initially use a more structured approach that covers the fundamentals of drawing and painting.


$590

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Tuesdays 9:30 am - 12:00 pm - Union Studio

16 April - 25 June 2024 (11 sessions)


The program is a studio-based class that mixes personalised tuition with a program of short presentations. A wide range of mediums are available, including drawing and painting in both oils and acrylics. It would be suitable for anyone who is interested in a class that develops observational skills and fundamental artistic skills while maintaining a degree of flexibility for creativity.


$649

Elgin Studio

Thursdays 12:30 pm – 3:00 pm - Elgin Studio

18 April - 27 June (10 sessions) (no class April 25)


The program is a studio-based class that mixes personalised tuition with a program of short presentations. A wide range of mediums are available, including drawing and painting in both oils and acrylics. It would be suitable for anyone who is interested in a class that develops observational skills and fundamental artistic skills while maintaining a degree of flexibility for creativity.


$590

Thursdays 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm - Elgin Studio

18 April - 27 June 2024 (10 sessions) (no class April 25)


The studio-based art class for adults that mixes personalised tuition with a program of short presentations. A wide range of mediums are available, including drawing and painting in both oils and acrylics. It would be suitable for anyone who is interested in a class that develops observational skills and fundamental artistic skills while maintaining a degree of flexibility for creativity.


$590

Fridays 9:30 am – 12:00 pm - Elgin Studio

19 April - 28 June, 2024 (11 sessions)


The program is a studio-based art class that mixes personalised tuition with a program of short presentations. A wide range of mediums are available, including drawing and painting in both oils and acrylics. It would be suitable for anyone who is interested in a class that develops observational skills and fundamental artistic skills while maintaining a degree of flexibility for creativity. We welcome all skill levels in this class – from complete beginners, or focused artists pursuing a project. For beginners, Marco will initially use a more structured approach that covers the fundamentals of drawing and painting.


$649

Melbourne Art Class

Saturdays 9:30 am - 12:30 pm - Elgin Studio

20 April - 22 June 2024 (10 sessions)


The program is a studio-based class that mixes personalised tuition with a program of short presentations. A wide range of mediums are available, including drawing and painting in both oils and acrylics. It would be suitable for anyone who is interested in a class that develops observational skills and fundamental artistic skills while maintaining a degree of flexibility for creativity.


$660

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