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from AU$35.00/head

One-on-one Mentoring and Studio Practice

Achieve your artistic endevors

Live via Zoom
Available Days: Mon, Tue, Wed
30 minutes
Group Size: 1 - 1
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Achieve your goals with support from a professional artist.

You may be a beginner who wishes to learn to paint or draw or you may wish get your creative life in balance. A practicing artist who has been out of the loop for a while. You may have been working alone at home during lockdown and just need extra guidance.

Breath a sigh of relief!

These half hour online sessions offer valuable feedback, encouragement and advice for students who wish to develop their practice.  

Available dates and times

Monday 10:am to 12:00 and 7.00 pm to 9:00 pm

Wednesday 10:00 am to 12:00pm

About the teacher

Visual artist and art educator for over two decades, Jacqui Stockdale has a reputation for providing insightful, fun and productive lessons from her studio in Fitzroy. Many of her students have gone on to exhibit their work and establish their own practice. 

Make sure you have Zoom installed on your computer or device before starting your session.

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What you will learn
  • Valuable advice and support to suit your individual needs
  • How to set up your home studio and the materials you need to do so
  • Learn to self manage by having a plan to support you short or long term goals
What you will get
  • Confidence, support and guidance.

What to bring
  • You will need your own art materials of we can discuss what you may need
What to wear

Dress for a valuable half hour of art nurturing

Appropriate for

Anyone who is ready to take the next step to enrich their creative practice



Vendor since 2013

Due to Covid 19 restrictions we are offering online teaching until further notice. 

Welcome to the most popular 'mini art school' in Melbourne, Artclassco was founded in 2009 by award winning artist Jacqui Stockdale and is situated in the heart of the Melbourne, Brunswick St, Fitzroy. The experienced tutors help create a warm and productive atmosphere to work in and many students return for years on end. 

Fundamental skills and techniques are introduced and developed through a range of mediums including painting, drawing and multimedia with an emphasise on enhancing observational skills by working directly from life. As well as the structured four week short courses, one-one mentoring, individual projects can be developed and long term attendance arranged at a discounted fee. 

Join us as a complete beginner wishing to express yourself and learn the basics, to brush up on your existing practice or anything in between. 

The traditional art studio offers beverages, nibbles and an inspiring music play list to work to. 

Artclassco has an annual 'salon exhibition' at the end of the last semester where students work is on display for family friends and the public to enjoy. 

View the students work and more information at ARTCLASSCO.COM


Born 1968, Melbourne, Australia; lives and works in Melbourne, Australia, Jacqui Stockdale was raised in Benalla in northeast Victoria. She graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts (Painting) from the Victorian College of the Arts in 1990 and later moved to Hobart to undertake a Graduate Diploma (Video Art) at the University of Tasmania. She moved to Sydney in the late 1990s and then to Darwin in 2000 to take up an appointment as the Arts Officer at Berrima Prison.

Her experiences teaching art to inmates has fundamentally shifted the way she approached her art practice and thought about the construction of identity. Since returning to Melbourne in 2002 Stockdale has exhibited extensively within Australia and internationally, including  in Magic Object, Art Gallery of South Australia, 2016; Arthur Guy Memorial Award, Bendigo Gallery, 2015; Joseph Ulrick & Win Schubert Award, Gold Coast City Gallery, 2015; Alles Maskerade, Museum Villa Rot, Germany, 2014; and Living Rooms, curated by Robert Wilson, Louvre Museum, Paris, France, 2014. Stockdale's work is held in significant collections within Australia and internationally.


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Refund & Cancellation Policy

COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS: Should a course booked need to be postponed or cancelled a credit voucher will be issued.

There is no charge to transfer you to another course or workshop at a later date with 14 days notice.

A 50% refund will be given for cancellations up to 5 days before the course commencement date.

Make-up classes can be offered for our 4 week courses if the situation allows.

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Terms & Conditions

These Terms & Conditions apply to online classes as well as face to face learning.

Due to the high demand for classes in our 4-week courses, Artclassco is unable to swap, substitute or offer ‘make-up’ classes unless they have room. 

Students are requested to contact us if unable to attend a class. 

Should Artclassco be forced to cancel a class all students will be notified and will receive a credit voucher for a replacement class.

Please understand that our storage capacity is limited.  Students artwork will be retained for one month after which they will be disposed of, unless they are working on a longer term project. 

Ongoing students may store materials in the shelving provided at the studio. 

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