Melbourne, VIC

4wk Oil Painting Short Course Starts August 17th (RETURNING STUDENTS)

What to Bring

  • Your own materials, this may cost around $80 -$120. The list will also be emailed to you on enrolment.
  • Cotton rags are always handy.
  • Alternately, if you are just starting out, purchase a beginner's kit for $30, including a canvas. See MERCHANDISE

What to Wear

  • Appropriate attire for painting, might need a smock.

Appropriate For

  • all types of people

4wk Oil Painting Short Course Starts August 17th (RETURNING STUDENTS)

About This Class

Class Schedule

  • Every Thursday eve for four consecutive weeks, 6-9pm. (Note:this course will skip a week and make up for it the following week, see details).

What You Will Learn

  • How to make an oil painting from start to finish.
  • basics of oil painting, composition, color mixing and fabulous secrets of the trade.
  • A step-by-step guide to painting using traditional and contemporary techniques.

What You Get

  • To be amongst a lively and productive atmosphere in a relaxed setting.
  • Expert individual tuition from a highly regarded artist and popular teacher.
  • A kitbag of new skills and a painting of your very OWN


Welcome to the four week OIL PAINTING COURSE with Jacqui Stockdale

Please note, there is a change in the four weeks as the last Thursday, the tutor will be away. The classes are as follows, 

Thursday 10,17,24 August then 14th of Septmber.

Address: Art Studio Fitzroy, Level 1, 5a/236-248 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy

SUITABLE FOR BEGINNERS TO THE MORE EXPERIENCED. This is an inspiring 4 week course set on a Thursday evening, from 6-9pm in the heart of Fitzroy, Melbourne. The small class size benefits students by an individualized tutoring program to achieve greater development in your painting practice. Once you have completed a four week short course you become a 'return student' and can continue advanced courses and discuss working on an individual projects.

Beverages provided, including a nice glass of vino!


Art tutor and visual artist for over two decades, Melbourne based Jacqui Stockdale provides insightful, fun and productive lessons from her private studio in Fitzroy. Many of her students have gone on to exhibit their work and establish their own practice. See Jacqui's art practice at

IMPORTANT: Students enrolled in this Painting Course can receive the highest quality products, advice on materials and a student discount from St Luke Artist Colourmen in Smith St, Collingwood. Chapman and Bailey, Abbottsford. Just mention these classes. You will be provided with a list of materials on enrollment.

Due to limited places in the four-week courses  ARTCLASSCO, appologies but does not offer 'make-up' classes.


Purchase under MERCHANDISE a 4 week studio kit for $30 which includes a canvas. 


Bring your own. See list below


Buy materials. See list below.



Canvas or canvas board approx 16 x 20 inches. Or you can purchase a canvas from me for $15. Palette - wooden, plastic or disposable is fine or you can bring an old white plate from home.!

1 x zinc white

1 x spectrum red (or cad red)

1 x spectrum yellow (or cad yellow)

1 x ultramarine blue

1x burnt sienna


Style of bristle- filbert  or flat (ask store person)

Ferrel means width of bristle.

CHECK THE WIDTH OF THE BRUSHES to make sure you dont go too small, ask the shop assistant.

1 x size 6 (1.2 cm wide ferrel)

1 x size 8 (1.5cm wide ferrel)

1 x size 10 (1cm wide ferrel)

Cover Image: Oil painitng of money tree and chook jug, by Nicoll Heaslip.

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