A course designed to cover some of the basic rules for drawing, using dry media, pencils, charcoal and pastel. You will explore line, tone and perspective working from a number of sources to deliver exciting marks on paper. Discover different techniques from hard to soft pencils, from shading to blending with charcoal and pastels. Bring along your favourite objects or photos. A fun and exploratory investigation and experience into the art of drawing.
BVA Dip Teaching
Watercolour is a beautiful and expressive medium with which you can create jewel-like clarity in your paintings. In this class Susannah will take you from the beginning stages but also further develop technique for those with some experience. Each week we will focus on elements for still life - e.g fruit, flowers etc., and basics for landscapes such as water, mountains, skies and so on. We will also cover composition and painting techniques. Watercolour is the perfect medium to record life's gems.'
$220/$200 (LH Friend)
A ceramic class for all levels of ability. Bring along your choice of clay, learn the basic techniques of working with clay and bringing a piece through to fruition.
Kiln firing and basic glazing included in price. Clay and specialist glazes are extra.
$290/$260 (LH Friend)
BFA (Elam), MFA (VCA)
Drawing is the fundamental framework for all visual art forms. It helps us to understand and respond to what we see and feel, also to generate ideas so to bring creativity into our lives. Although drawing can often be a small scale, intricate and intimate process, in this class you will embrace drawing on a large scale to push the boundaries of what we consider as drawing. Han Nae will teach different drawing methodologies and processes in order to translate your ideas into large-scale works.
$220 $200 (LH Friend)
The best kept secret; “everybody can paint!”. This is a class for ALL styles, abilities, subject matter and materials. Bring your own ideas or Gerry can help you get started then assist you each week to develop and hone your skills.
37 Fred Thomas Drive,
Takapuna, Auckland 0622
Phone: 09 486 4877
Phone Cafe: 09 486 0802
Office WINTER HOURS
Monday - Friday 9:30am - 3:30pm
Gallery WINTER HOURS
Monday - Friday 9:30am - 3:30pm,
Saturday & Sunday 10am - 3pm
Cafe WINTER HOURS
Everyday 9am - 3pm