Arthaus - Oil Painting Series

Arthaus - Oil Painting Series

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Unlock some of the basics of oil painting in this fun and accessible oil painting class. In this weekly drop in workshop Jason will take you through the process of building up an oil painting from scratch and personally work you through the process so that at the end of the night you have a painting to take home with you.

At the start of each class you will be presented with a canvass board with the initial sketch already done so we can get straight into the painting (if you want to learn about the drawing stages there will be other classes for that). From there you will learn the basics of mixing your own paint, care of brushes, how to select instruments and materials, blending colours… the fundamentals.

People have often commented that they find oil paint an intimidating medium and are nervous to take that first step. What I’ve found is that once you get you know it a little, it's really quite friendly. With the bar open and a relaxed atmosphere you should have a bunch of fun along the way to learning the basics of oil painting.

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What you will learn
  • Unlock some of the basics of oil painting in this fun and accessible oil painting class.
What you will get
  • A hands on workshop taking you through the basics of oil painting
  • A painting to take home with you at the end of the class
  • All the materials you need to do the class

What to bring
  • Just your enthusiasm! We will supply everything else.
What to wear

Casual (Warning: this might get messy)

Appropriate for

Open to everyone interested!


The Motley Bauhaus

Vendor since 2019

Not quite commercial gallery, not quite artist run space, The Motley Bauhaus is a new kind of art house. An art, craft and performance centre dedicated to promoting skills based art practices, encouraging intermingling across all disciplines and spreading art like a virus through the community. With a couple of exhibition spaces, workshop space, several studios, a theatre, a podcasting booth and a bar we are providing a space for artists to work, and to share their work and skills with each other the local community and the wider world at large.

The ethos of the space is derived from the Staatliches Bauhaus school opened in Germany in 1919 which combined art and craft and respected them equally. In that vein we are focused on promoting skills based arts practises and fostering creativity in the wider community by giving a home to artists of any and all disciplines and running various art and craft classes and related activity.

If you’re an artist then you can apply for our residency program, hire the podcasting booth or apply to put a show on in the theatre.

If you are a member of the general public then you might want to check out the wild array of workshops we have available.

If you are a business then you might want to get in touch to ask us about our corporate team building packages.

Our aim is simple; to make work for artists so that they may make art for the world.

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Refund & Cancellation Policy

The Motley Bauhaus requires 48 hours notice via email prior to the start of a class or event for a full refund or transfer.  Refunds and transfers will not be processed if cancellation occurs within 48 hours of the event commencing. We do not offer refunds for missed classes. There are no fees for refunds or transfers. For cancellations prior to the 48 hour cut off, email The Motley Bauhaus to organise a refund or transfer

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Terms & Conditions

Anyone partaking in any classes or coming to any events at The Motley Bauhaus or organised by The Motley Bauhaus 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 The Motley Bauhaus.


I agree to give The Motley Bauhaus unrestricted publishing rights for any photographs or videos taken at The Motley Bauhaus classes and events or on The Motley Bauhaus's premises. (For use of The Motley Bauhaus marketing materials).


The Motley Bauhaus requires 48 hours notice in writing prior to the class for a full refund or transfer. 


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

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