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Landscape Painting for Beginners

  • Level: Beginner
  • Number of Parts: 1
  • Price for Class: $30.00*

This class aims to teach fundamentals of landscape painting. Students will learn some basic techniques, such layering the view and adding brightness and contrast to provide depth. This is a class for beginners. We'll learn a bit about perspective, both linear and tonal, and how to mix colours from the three primaries. It's easy to get disheartened, especially when you're starting out at something, so this super condensed session aims to keep things as simple as possible.

  • Let's Paint

    • Session Duration: 1 hour

    We'll jump straight in with a painting of the mountain; Starting by blocking out basic tones and shapes and then gradually building up the detail and adding depth. Finally we'll add some foreground features to add interest.

    Sessions Available

    To be announced

Other Information About the Course

There are no specific equipment requirements for the course, just bring yourself. We do suggest old clothes as painting can be a messy business. Feel free to bring a notepad and pen in case you want to take notes, but we'll provide all the equipment that you need for the course:

  • Brushes
  • Canvas board
  • A rag for those little mishaps...
  • Turpentine


Payment is required before the class starts. and can be:

  • On the day the price will be $35.00 - and places will be alloted on a first come, first served basis. We do not currently have EFTPOS facilities, so cash only please (be advised that there are no ATMs in Arapuni).
  • By bank transfer - account details will be included in the email you receive upon booking.