This workshop is designed for people who are looking to learn the fundamentals of painting. Perfect for beginners or those looking for a refresher on painting fundamentals.
Level: Beginner / Intermediate
Ages: This course is designed for adults
(Art students aged 15 – 17 may be able to attend, please contact to discuss suitability)
This workshop is designed for people who are looking to learn the fundamentals of painting and is an abbreviated version of our 5 week Introduction to Painting Short Course. Perfect for beginners or those looking for a refresher on painting fundamentals.
Over the 3 week workshop, artist David Hamilton will introduce you to:
This workshop works with oil paints and all materials are provided. Places are limited to ensure one-on-one tuition.
This course will be taught by experienced Artist and Teacher David Hamilton. David has a wealth of experience to share with Melbourne Art Class students. David has a long teaching history at RMIT and Monash University and has had an impressive career as an artist for over 30 years. David’s courses at Melbourne Art Class are always well received, students enjoy David’s calm nature and willingness to share his knowledge.
If you can’t make it this time please provide us with your details and we will keep you informed regarding upcoming courses
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