pots photo nov 2020


pot painting, painting, art class, painted pots



Learn how to paint a terracotta or concrete pot for your very own home.  Classes run in a home studio with a maximum of 6 students to ensure they are covid safe.

During this class you will learn:

  • How to  prime your pot
  • How to come up with a design
  • How to develop a colour palette
  • Which paints to use and different techniques
  • How to add details with posca paint markers
  • How to seal your pot at the end.

Materials provided:

  • Large Concrete (20cm), terracotta (25cm) pot or two smaller pots (depending on supplier availability at the time)
  • Primer, paints, brushes, posca markers and sealer.  These are to be used on the day, they can't be taken home.  You are welcome to leave your pot and collect it sealed a week later.  If you require more time to do work with markers these are available from Officeworks.
  • Refreshments, tea and coffee.


This workshop runs for approximately 3 hours.  Some students may work faster or slower than others.  If you finish well before time you are welcome to do some paintings on paper or purchase an additional pot or basket.

Your Teacher:

Fiona has been teaching children and adults from her home studio for the past 8 years.  She is always working on her own art practice and specializes in a variety of mediums.  She has been painting pots for about two years and sells these through local retailers, online and at markets. Fiona ran an online art class on painted pots for Glen Eira City Council in July 2020.

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What you will learn

  • Learn how to create your very own painted pots. Create your piece of beautiful home decor.

What you will get

  • You will go home with your very own painted pot.
Parking Info

Park in street outside house.

What to bring

  • All materials including refreshments provided.

What to wear

Wear clothes that won't mind getting a little paint on them. Aprons are provided.

Appropriate for

Adults and teenagers. No experience required.

Sunnyside Art House

Vendor since 2020

Art classes for children and adults.  Run by artist Fiona Wood who has been teaching art classes for over 8 years.  Fiona is passionate about creativity and loves to share her enthusiasm for all things arty.  Classes are process driven, experimental and fun.  Sunnyside Art House studio is in a garden setting and is located in Bentleigh. 

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5.0 (1 review)
Had the most lovely morning with Fiona painting pot plants, she is so helpful & encouraging and her studio space is an oasis of colour!! Thanks so much oxo

Refund Policy

- Transfer requests. Transfers or credit will not be processed if you cancel within 1 week of the class or event commencing. To request a transfer, Sunnyside Art House requires at least 1 weeks notice via email prior to the start of a class or event. Please email sunnysidearthouse@gmail.com to organise.

- Missed classes. Sunnyside Art House does not offer refunds for missed classes.  If you can't make a class, you can arrange with Sunnyside Art House to send someone else in your place.

- Cancelled class/event. In the event that a class is cancelled by Sunnyside Art House, students will be notified via text message or email and entitled to a full refund, transfer or credit.

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Terms & Conditions

Anyone partaking in any classes or coming to any events at Sunnyside Art House or organised by Sunnyside Art House must agree to these terms and conditions.


I agree to take on full responsibility for any damages, injuries and for physical and/or personal property, which I might incur whilst participating in classes and/or events organised by Sunnyside Art House


I agree to give Sunnyside Art House unrestricted publishing rights for any photographs or videos taken at Sunnyside Art House  classes and events or on Sunnyside Art House premises. (For use of Sunnyside Art House marketing materials).


Sunnyside Art House does not offer refunds for missed classes.  If you provide at least one weeks notice, you may be able to transfer to a different class or send someone else in your place.


In the event that a class is cancelled by Sunnyside Art House, students will be notified via text message or email and entitled to a full refund, transfer or credit.

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