Want to explore realistic portrait painting? There are many challenges in capturing a likeness and Alvin is passionate in sharing his knowledge on how to achieve this. We’ll get started using photo reference, first learning the essentials in beginning an oil portrait painting then moving on to the head structure and facial features, correct lighting, shading and colour choices. All abilities welcomed. You will see great results.
Portrait Oil Painting Classes
Gain confidence, strengthen and develop your own voice as a painter. Take risk with colour, material use, paint, drawing techniques and composition. For beginners, each session will include structured exercises learning essential techniques for abstraction.
Talented local potter, Raewyn, teaches coiling & slab building; pinch pots; working with moulds & experimenting with different styles, textures and finishes. Create sculptural pieces or useful domestic ware. (Wheels are available). Fees cover material for an initial piece.
Learn to paint or improve your practice! This fun, arts course is a variety of guided, practical sessions that help students develop their skills and paint-handling techniques.