Workshops


Upcoming courses: Enrolments open now


Japanese Ink Painting (sumi-e) Workshop with Junko Azukawa

Join Junko, an award-winning shodo and sumi-e artist over three hours. She has exhibited widely in Japan and Australia, and her work, Bamboo Grove and the dragonfly, is in the permanent collection at the National Gallery of Victoria.


Painting and Abstraction Workshop with David Palliser 

Melbourne Art Class welcomes one of Australia’s most extraordinary abstract artists – David Palliser – to conduct a workshop series about working in abstraction.


Drawing Bootcamp with Marco Corsini

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.


Future courses


Drawing the Portrait with Marco Corsini

The course will be presented by portraiture artist and teacher Marco Corsini. Students will be introduced to the process of drawing the portrait.


Watercolour Workshop with Marco Corsini

Director of Melbourne Art Class, Marco Corsini, will present a watercolour workshop exploring basic watercolour painting techniques such as colour mixing, laying washes, colour glazing and lifting out.


Life Drawing Workshop with Ignacio Rojas

This workshop is a great opportunity to extend your Life Drawing skills and challenge yourself under the tutelage of an experienced artist and educator.


Painting the Figure Workshop with Ignacio Rojas

Join experienced artist and educator Ignacio Rojas as he explores painting the human body. Participants will be drawing and painting from an undressed life model over the two sessions.


Japanese Ink Painting (sumi-e) Advanced Workshop with Junko Azukawa

This workshop is for students who have attended a course with Junko previously, as she will building upon the foundational skills learned in beginners workshops.


Creative Reflections – Introduction to Art Therapy Workshop with Jaana Sahling

This two-day workshop offers participants a chance to pause and reflect on how they are feeling right now, as well as imagining their future selves in a safe and nurturing space. 


Painting Alla Prima Workshop with Ignacio Rojas

Join experienced artist and educator Ignacio Rojas as he introduces his favourite oil painting process, alla prima. Alla prima is a painting technique in which paint is applied on top of another layer of wet paint.


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.


Introduction to Floral Design, 2016
Painting Workshop, 2016