Adult Art Classes

Adult Art Classes

Everyone can draw!

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.

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GCA2: Everyone can draw!
Thursday, 3 Aug 2017 - Thursday, 28 Sep 2017
9:30am - 12pm

Mastering Watercolour Painting with Susannah MacDonald

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)

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SMA1: Mastering watercolour painting
Wednesday, 2 Aug 2017 - Wednesday, 27 Sep 2017
1pm - 3pm

Ceramic Sculpture with Susan Browne

‚ÄčA 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)

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SBA1: Ceramic Sculpture
Tuesday, 1 Aug 2017 - Tuesday, 26 Sep 2017
10am - 12:30pm
SBC3: Ceramic Sculpture 14-18 yrs
Tuesday, 1 Aug 2017 - Tuesday, 19 Sep 2017
6:30pm - 8pm
SBA2: Ceramic Sculpture
Wednesday, 2 Aug 2017 - Wednesday, 27 Sep 2017
7pm - 9:30pm

Drawing on a large scale with Han Nae Kim

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)

 

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HNA1: Drawing on a Large Scale
Monday, 31 Jul 2017 - Monday, 25 Sep 2017
7pm - 9pm

Everybody can paint with Gerry Copas

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.

$220/$200(LH Friend)

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GCA1: Everybody can paint!
Tuesday, 1 Aug 2017 - Tuesday, 26 Sep 2017
9:30am - 12pm
Lake House Arts Centre

37 Fred Thomas Drive,
Takapuna, Auckland 0622

Phone: 09 486 4877

Email: info@lakehousearts.org.nz

Phone Cafe: 09 486 0802

Opening hours

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
 

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