Painting and Drawing - Single Session

Take some time out from your day

Over 20 people have attended this class


Forget the pressures of daily life for a couple of hours and indulge and develop your creative side at our Wednesday evening art class.

Our tutor is the very talented Gail Shawyer who has a wealth of knowledge and the teaching skills to help both beginners and more experienced artists create some very satisfying works of art.

In this class you can

  • Learn to draw
  • Paint using Oils, acrylics, pastels, gouache, pen and wash and watercolours
  • Bring your own projects or paint a still life
  • Learn portraiture
  • Explore the possibilities with colour. Try new palettes, find new ways to use colour, change tones without using black or white, explore complementary and analagous colours etc
  • Exchange ideas with others on the same creative journey
  • And more.....

An evening at a painting class is very relaxing in the middle of a busy schedule. It's time out for the mind.

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What you will learn

  • Learn to draw and paint using oils, acrylics, pastels, gouache, pen and wash and watercolours

What you will get

  • An evening at a painting class is very relaxing in the middle of a busy schedule.

What to bring

  • Bring along your own paints/pastels/pencils, brushes and paper/canvas.

What to wear

Casual (Warning: this might get messy)

Appropriate for

Open to all levels of experience for adults aged 16 and above.

Box Hill Art Group

Vendor since 2019

Our offer to you
Painting pictures is enjoyable, satisfying, therapeutic, good for the soul, great for your social life, combats social isolation, and helps the brain fight against depression and dementia.

Let our expert tutors show you how it’s done because expressing yourself through art is about the best way to be happy and fulfilled.
We cover all styles for all levels.

Our history

The Box Hill Art Group Inc. was established in 1952 and since then it has nurtured many thousands of budding artists, as well as stretching the skills of experienced and exhibiting artists.

Moreover, we cater for watercolours, oils, acrylics, pastels, drawing, life drawing and mixed media.

We also offer our member’s access to lessons, paint outs, art demonstrations, competitions, exhibitions and arts awards.
The Box Hill Art Group will open up a whole new colourful world for you to enjoy.

Our membership
Membership is open to anyone between 16 and 116 years of age. Whether you are just starting out in painting or drawing or have been doing it for years you will love being a part of this group, meeting with like minded people to express yourself visually.

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4.8 (6 reviews)
14 July 2021Painting and Drawing - Single Session
Great class! Knowledgeable teacher with a lot of experience and a well organised class in great facilities.
Box Hill Art Group 14 July 2021

Thanks for the great review Nicole. Hope to see you again next week. Box Hill Art Group. 

08 April 2021Painting and Drawing - Single Session
Great class and tutor, she was helpful with her advice on improving my skillsets on painting. Class experience was friendly and supportive.
Box Hill Art Group 09 April 2021

Thanks for your review Moe. Hope you can join us to learn more from Gail next term. Box Hill Art Group. 

14 March 2021Painting and Drawing - Single Session
Really helpful and learnt a lot, keen to do many more!
Box Hill Art Group 15 March 2021

That’s great to hear James. Hope to see you again. 

Box Hill Art Group

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Refund Policy

Term Classes: Make up classes are available free of charge within the same term.
Single Classes: Not refundable, however classes are transferable within the term in which they are booked.
No tutor available: Considered to be a regular class if a substitute tutor is provided. If not attended a make up class is available within the same term. If you stay and paint without a tutor a make up class is still available within the same term.

Life Drawing : Members: A make up/transfer session is available for the next life drawing session only.
Non members: A make up/transfer session is NOT available and a refund will not be provided.

Workshops: Members and Non members: 100% refund (less booking fees) will be provided if at least 10 days notice. 50% refund (less booking fees) will be provided if at least 5 days notice.

All sessions: If cancelled by Box Hill Art Group a full refund will be provided.

Any further clarification please email secretary@boxhillartgroup.com.au

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Terms & Conditions

Non members are entitled to only purchase ONE single $25 tutored class. 

All additional purchases require the participant to become a member of the Box Hill Art Group. 

This condition excludes Life Drawing sessions,and one day workshops which are open to everyone.

Victoria's Roadmap: Delivering The National Plan indicates that double vaccination will be a requirement for in person classes.

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