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WATERCOLOURS: THE NATURAL WORLD LEVEL 2

Ongoing class for intermediate & advanced students

Fri, 12 Nov 2:00PM (AEDT) (+5 more)
3 hours
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Over 50 people have attended this class

Description

This ongoing class has a wonderful community feel, and explores a range of drawing and watercolour techniques  under the guidance of Melbourne artist

Fitzroy Painting has kits for purchase at checkout or at the studio. Kits contain eight  tubes of artist quality watercolours, a porcelain palette,  10 hand-torn sheets of 300GM cold-press watercolour paper and three special brushes.

 Where to purchase your materials: The following offer our students a 10% discount

 St Luke, 32 Smith St, Collingwood Tel: (03) 9486 9992

MES, 33A St David St, Fitzroy Tel: (03) 9419 5666

Neil Wallace Printmaking Supplies 409 Gore St, Fitzroy Tel: (03) 9419 5949

Chapman & Bailey, 420 Johnston Street
, Abbotsford Tel: (03) 9417 7957


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What you will learn

  • An understanding of the principles of observational drawing
  • Basic skills in using watercolours
  • Advanced watercolour techniques

What you will get

  • One-on-one guidance from an established artist
  • Insight into the practical application of art materials and techniques
  • Refreshments
Parking Info

Parking is ticketed in Brunswick St but there are some 2-4 hour spots in the surrounding streets. 

There is all-day parking around the Edinburgh Gardens in Fitzroy North, a 15-minute walk down Brunswick St. The No 11 tram comes down Brunswick St, get off at stop 15.


What to bring

  • Your own materials. We also have kits, brushes and paper available for purchase at the studio.

What to wear

Your own apron, art smock or painting shirt.

Appropriate for

Complete beginners and those wanting to develop new skills and techniques


Fitzroy Painting

Vendor since 2013

About us: Established in 2009 and based on the top floor of a Victorian heritage building overlooking bustling Brunswick Street, Fitzroy Painting is the original and best of private art classes in Fitzroy!  A working artists studio, the space provides a great environment to develop your painting and drawing skills with the expert support and guidance of highly qualified teachers and full-time professional artists.

Our 4 - week beginners courses in oil painting, drawing and watercolours are designed for the complete beginner, taking you through a series of exercises and building your skills week by week. Students may choose to continue to our Beginners Courses Level 2 in both painting and drawing..  Ongoing students are supported to help develop their own direction, with optional exercises offered to expand on skills and knowledge, and our Atelier students are assisted in taking it to the next level in professional practice.

Love the class? All students wishing to extend their course may purchase class-passes for ongoing students at a discounted rate. Some of our students have gone on to Higher Education courses and are now exhibiting professionally!

Evening classes include wine and refreshments, and morning classes include tea, coffee and cakes. Classes run for 3 hours and basic equipment is available for student use at the studio, including easels, palettes and drawing boards. We believe in safe studio-practice and provide low-toxic, low-odour materials for student use, as well as high-quality clean-up materials for brushes and hands. We also have storage facilities if you wish to keep your materials at the studio.

Each student works at their own pace and receives one-on-one attention, and all students are invited to exhibit in our annual end of year exhibition, a fun opportunity to show family and friends what you’ve been doing!

Visit our website for more info and pictures of student work. www.fitzroypainting.com

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5.0 (5 reviews)
Mark
08 August 2021WATERCOLOURS: THE NATURAL WORLD LEVEL 2
Great space, instructor and atmosphere. The level 2 class has been a great opportunity to continue on my path with some constructive input in an encouraging environment! Thank you!
Renata
13 June 2021WATERCOLOURS: THE NATURAL WORLD LEVEL 2
What a great experience in Judith's class at Fitzroy Painting. The studio provides a great environment that is encouraging and welcoming for all skill levels. Judith caters well for the varying degrees of support required from the very new to watercolor to the more experienced working on their own projects. Even though I have been painting for a while, it was great to go back to a few steps I had missed like color mixing and techniques to achieve various styles of layering. If you're new to watercolor or an old hand looking for some community to enjoy your craft with - this class will suit.
Yolande
17 April 2021WATERCOLOURS: THE NATURAL WORLD LEVEL 2
I’m so enjoying spending time in the light filled studio with wonderful guidance from Judith and an interesting group of enthusiastic people. So glad I found Fitzroy Painting.
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Refund Policy

Course refund policy:

  • There is no charge to transfer you to another course or workshop at a later date with 30 days notice.
  • A 50% refund will be given for cancellations up to 10 days before the course commencement date.
  • No refund will be given after 10 days before the course commencement date. 
  • No make-up classes can be offered for our beginners courses.
  • Please note there is a $30 administration fee on all refunds requested by customers.
  • COVID-19 UPDATE: Should a course booked need to be postponed a credit voucher will be issued  and the class or workshop rescheduled.

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Terms & Conditions

Bookings and class cancellations policy: 

Due to the high demand for classes and small number of places available in our 4-week beginners course and workshops, Fitzroy Painting is unable to swap, substitute or offer ‘make-up’ classes. Full details can be found on our refund policy. 

Ongoing students please contact us if you are unable to attend a class. Absences without notification will forfeit the full class/course fee and receive no credit.

Should Fitzroy Painting be forced to cancel a class students will be notified as soon as possible prior to the scheduled class and will receive a credit voucher for a replacement class, course or workshop.

Collection of work and materials left at the studio: Please understand that our storage capacity is extremely limited.  Beginners work and painting kits will only be retained for one month after which they will be disposed of.  Ongoing students may store their materials in the shelving provided at the studio. 

COVID-19 POLICY

The safety of our students, staff and community is our utmost priority. If you are at all unwell, please get tested and stay at home until you receive your results.

We are offering additional flexibility at this time, having regard to the uncertainties posed by COVID-19 and to encourage you to stay at home if you are unwell.

If you or someone whom you have been in contact with exhibits symptoms of COVID-19 or is a confirmed case after you make your booking and prior to commencing your course/workshop please contact us and we will convert your booking to a credit note if you are unable to attend on the date booked.

If you, or someone you have been in contact with, develop symptoms after commencing your course you must contact us as soon as possible and stop attending classes. We will arrange make-up classes for you.

You agree to abide by all physical distancing, health protocols and the studio’s COVID-Safe plan.

You agree to follow the instructions of the tutors at all times.

If you do not comply with protocols, or authorised requests, you will be asked to leave immediately without refund or further recourse.






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