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Painting from scratch

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Explore the way paint can achieve different effects

This course will introduce you to the fundamentals of painting. You will learn the correct procedure for colour mixing and paint application. Each participant will be taken through a series of exercises to help them acquire the skills for painting. The course will conclude with the production of a still life painting.

Dress requirements

  • Participants must wear enclosed shoes e.g. sneakers or leather type shoes

You will need to bring

  • Apron or oversized shirt
  • Own brushes (optional)

Topics covered in this course include:

  • Colour, colour mixing and matching
  • The expressive potential of colour
  • Black and white still life - familiarising yourself with basic paint application and manipulation
  • Paint a masterpiece - exercise in colour and composition
  • Still life painting

Classes run Wednesdays, from 6:00pm.

Next course starts 10 February.


Fee disclaimers

The fees quoted are estimates only and are for the entire course for students enrolling on a full-time basis in 2021 (fees are subject to change in 2022). Please view the full list of Fee disclaimers.

Enquiries regarding fees can be made by calling us.

T  1300 300 822

Study options and next steps

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Semester 1, 2021

Duration 6 Weeks
When Semester 1, 2021
Where Perth
How On Campus

Semester 2, 2021

Duration 6 Weeks
When Semester 2, 2021
Where Perth
How On Campus
Duration 6 Weeks
When Semester 2, 2021
Where Perth
How On Campus

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