Below you will find all our online courses, please don’t hesitate to contact us if you have any questions.
Melbourne Lockdown #6 courses
August – November 2021
In your own time. New project weekly!
Born from a desire to help motivate beginner and experienced artists alike to keep creating during lockdowns, we bring you our new initiative to help inspire and educate.
Friday’s at 9:30 am during Melbourne’s Lockdown
Continuing over a decade of Studio Art Classes Founder and Director of Melbourne Art Class, Marco Corsini, will be video conferencing live into your own home studio.
Saturday’s at 9:30 am in September and October, 2021
Beginner friendly. Be introduced to significant historical drawings and their techniques which are demonstrated while you follow along in your home studio. There will be an opportunity for regular feedback as you progress.
Saturday 16th October, 1:30 pm
Students will be introduced to the process of drawing a self-portrait. This is a technical course where you will focus on processes of portraiture drawing such as drawing fundamentals, structure of the head and face, and understanding form.
5 weeks starting Tuesday 9th November, 6:30 pm
Award-winning Japanese Ink artist and teacher, Junko Azukawa, will host this 5 week online short course, allowing you to learn the ancient art of sumi-e from the comfort of home. Participants will receive a materials pack to use at home.
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Please add yourself to the list on each course page to be notified when a new course opens for enrolment.
Online Children’s Art Class with Marco Corsini (Ages 9 – 14)
4 weeks starting Wednesday 6th October, 4:15 pm
This course for students aged 9 to 14 will focus upon ongoing development of foundational skills in art making while also studying historical art images. Each class will consist of the discussion and practical work.
Thursday 30th September, 2021
During this 2 hour online workshop, teenagers will have the opportunity to create together, and express how they currently feel through their art. Jaana fosters a gentle and welcoming online space to allow personal expression and playfulness. All activities have a focus on the creative process and freedom of expression instead of an end-product.
Online Teen’s Portrait Drawing Workshop with Marco Corsini (Ages 13 – 17)
Monday 27th September, 2021
Students will be introduced to the process of drawing the portrait with a focus upon structure and accuracy. Using plaster busts to draw from, Marco will discuss and demonstrate how to develop a more accurate way of seeing and drawing the face. ds entertained this school holidays with our online school.
Friday 24th September, 1:30 pm
Students will be introduced to the process of drawing the portrait with a focus upon structure and form. Using plaster busts to draw from, Marco will discuss and demonstrate how to develop a structural approach to drawing the face.
Monday 20th – Thursday 23rd September, 2021
This is a daily workshop for students aged 9 to 14. Each session will consist of a discussion about a particular artwork, the context in which it was made and how it was made. Using this conversation as a starting point, participants will be given the task of making their own artwork as a response.
Saturday 28th August, 9:30 am
Suitable for beginners. Be introduced to some of the most powerful drawing techniques you will ever use. With a focus on the perception of a three-dimensional world this intensive is designed to re-train your brain to see.
Please add yourself to the list on each course page to be notified when the course opens for enrolment.
Students will be introduced to basic watercolour painting techniques such as colour mixing, laying washes, colour glazing and lifting out. Marco will also explore the basic materials and equipment of watercolour such as a selection of basic colours in pans or tubes, brushes, watercolour papers, palettes and accessories.
Using a live model, Marco will discuss and demonstrate how to develop a more accurate way of seeing and drawing the face. Students will be introduced to the process of drawing the portrait with a focus upon structure and accuracy.
Online Children’s Drawing Workshop with Marco Corsini (Ages 9 – 14)
Children will explore fundamental techniques and tools and refine their drawing skills with this extremely experienced tutor.
A one and half hour drawing workshop for your Saturday morning. Bring your family together for a fun, educational and rewarding drawing experience.
Be introduced to some of the most powerful drawing techniques you will ever use. With a focus on the perception of a three-dimensional world this intensive is designed to re-train your brain to see.