Term Classes - Adults

Term Classes - Adults

Ceramic Sculpture- " Wonderful class and great teacher" Daniella Solberg 08/08/2017

Everybody Can Paint - "Great class" Juliet Dunning 08/08/2017 

Mastering Watercolour Painting - " Great class and very patient teacher" Gwen McGeown 16/08/2017

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Te Reo Learning Group

Kia ora whanau,

Following up on our recent Matariki community hui, Lake House Arts is please to be able to offer  an ongoing learning group discovering the Maori Language.

This is an informal learning group so you can come along for one session or more, and it's absolutely free.

Working from online video tutorials and through discussion participants will have the opportunity to develop their language skills in a supportive environment.

8am - 8:30am Fridays through school term starting August 10.  Bring notebooks and pen/pencil as desired to create your own Reo Notebook.

Nau mai haere mai ki to tatou hāpori - Welcome to our community.

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Te Reo Learning Group
Friday, 10 Aug 2018 - Friday, 28 Sep 2018
8am - 8:30am

Art of Pastels with Marie Sanders (Beg/Int)

In the past 20 years, there has been huge renaissance in pastel, as it can be used as both a drawing and painting medium, and is easy for students new to art to experiment with.

This  class caters for students who are new to pastel, and also students with some experience with pastel. The course will cover lessons in still life, portrait and landscape pastel paintings, with plenty of demonstrations and weekly emailed class notes from the tutor.  Students will develop skills and confidence and discover the joy of working with pastels.

MATERIALS: The tutor has spare sets of pastels which she is happy to lend to students who are new to pastel. Also she has examples of the different pastel papers for students to try.

Otherwise, bring your own pastels, pastel papers, willow charcoal, bull dog clips, wet wipes, apron and drawing board. An A2 light weight foam board makes an excellent drawing board.     

$220/$200 (LH Member)

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MSA1: Art of Pastels with Marie Sanders
Wednesday, 1 Aug 2018 - Wednesday, 26 Sep 2018
12.30pm - 3.30pm

Enjoying Pastels with Marie Sanders (Advanced)

 

Pastels are created using almost pure pigment, and when an artist picks up a stick of pastel, they’re holding light and colour in their fingertips. The tactile nature of this medium gives the artist immediate feedback and a direct connection to both pigment and paper. Pastels have an unlimited colour palette of rich vibrant colours, and artists are able to use them to express their own individual style.. 

This class is for experienced students who wish to work on their own subject matter. The tutor will give plenty of demonstrations, showing the qualities and vibrant colours that make pastels so unique. Weekly emailed class notes with information about the work of other pastel artists, will also accompany this course.  

MATERIALS: Pastels, pastel paper, willow charcoal, bull dog clips, wet wipes, apron and drawing board. An A2 light weight foam board makes an excellent drawing board.     

$220/$200 (LH Member)

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MSA2: Enjoying Pastels with Marie Sanders
Tuesday, 31 Jul 2018 - Tuesday, 25 Sep 2018
12.30pm - 3.30pm

Open Studio with Petra Ludvigson

This class provides unstructured and self-directed studio time for experienced students to continue developing  their art practices with individualised input and guidance from an experienced artist.

This is a unique opportunity for students of all levels and abilities to have extra time in the studio to develop their work, deepen their understanding and hone their artist voice.

Designed to accompany/sit alongside other painting and drawing classes, students are invited to bring along their projects and continue working with the drawing or painting materials of their choice.

 

$165/$150 (LH Member)

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PLA1: Open Studio
Monday, 30 Jul 2018 - Monday, 24 Sep 2018
10am - 12.30pm

Realistic Drawing (All Levels) with Alvin Xiong

This class is designed for students who aim to explore realistic drawing by using the photo reference (students own or tutor provided): portrait, landscape and still life, all are welcome. Students will be introduced to the method to start a drawing, as well as the shading, outline and the texture. The tutor will offer tips and methods for correcting shape, lighting and shading, supported by demonstrations.

This class will cover the methods that simplify the challenge of capturing a likeness. All abilities are welcome, as the class is structured to give a short group introduction then one on one instruction to each student. 

MATERIALS: Pencil set: 2H, HB, B, 2B, 4B, 6B, A3 Sketch Pad and Sketch/Clip board https://www.gordonharris.co.nz/product/2741-expression-field-drawing-board-clip-band

$220/$200 (LH Member)

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AXA1: Realistic Drawing
Wednesday, 1 Aug 2018 - Wednesday, 26 Sep 2018
9.30am - 12pm

Everybody Can Paint with Gerry Copas

A class for all styles. The class is designed for both the novice and experienced painter wanting a safe and encouraging studio space and those  beginning their visual journey. The course looks at the basics such as setting up, types of materials, painting styles, composition and techniques. We encourage water based mediums such as acrylics for ease of use and clean up. You can choose to work from your own photographs or still life objects.

MATERIALS: A3 size canvas boards or canvas stretchers, a selection of paints (include primary colours) round and square bristle brushes. In the first instance just something to get you started! We will talk more about materials in the first session.

$220/$200 (LH Member)

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GCA1: Everybody Can Paint!
Tuesday, 31 Jul 2018 - Tuesday, 25 Sep 2018
9.30am - 12pm

Ceramic Sculpture (Int/Adv) with Susan Browne

A class for the more experienced practitioner who wants to hone skills and develop further. 

Kiln firing and basic glazing included in price.  Clay can be purchased in advance from CCG Industries https://www.ccg.co.nz/ or Botpots http://www.botpots.co.nz/

$290/$260 (LH Member)                                                                     

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SBA1: Ceramic Sculpture (Int/Adv)
Tuesday, 31 Jul 2018 - Tuesday, 25 Sep 2018
10am - 12.30pm

Ceramics for All Levels with Susan Browne

A ceramic class for all levels of ability.  Bring along your choice of clay and learn the basic techniques to bring a piece through to fruition.

Kiln firing and basic glazing included in price.  Clay can be purchased in advance from CCG Industries https://www.ccg.co.nz/ or Botpots http://www.botpots.co.nz/

$290/$260 (LH Member)

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SBA2: Ceramics for All Levels
Wednesday, 1 Aug 2018 - Wednesday, 26 Sep 2018
7pm - 9.30pm
Lake House Arts Centre

37 Fred Thomas Drive,
Takapuna, Auckland 0622

Phone: 09 486 4877

Email: info@lakehousearts.org.nz

Opening hours

Office WINTER HOURS
Monday - Friday 9:30am - 3:30pm
Office is not open on weekends.

Gallery WINTER HOURS
Tuesday - Friday 9:30am - 3:30pm,
Saturday & Sunday 10am - 2pm

Cafe WINTER HOURS
Tuesday - Friday Open from 8am - 4pm
Saturday & Monday Open from 8:30am - 3pm

Mondays are coffee and counter food only.

 

 

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