Classes

Malvern Artists Society Art classes will be running across 4 terms in 2020

Term 1 – 28th January – 28th March

Term 2 – 20th April – 20th June

Term 3 – 13th July-12th September

Term 4 -5th October -5th December

LIFE DRAWING

Mondays 10 – 12.30pm  with Linda Robertson 

Highly acclaimed and widely exhibited, Linda Robertson has worked with the figure and charcoal for many years, teaching life drawing to adults and senior students.  A class suitable for both beginners and experienced artists – Linda is always generous with her knowledge and guide students through their various stages of development.

Members $310, Non-members $340

OIL PAINTING

Thursday 10am – 12.30pm with Keming Shen

This is a great class for students of all levels, you will cover all aspects of oil painting under a professional teacher, and will develop visual awareness in observation. This class covers still-life, landscape, portraits and the human form(2 models are used per term). Keeming studied art in Shangai and majored in Graphic Design. He is proficient in all mediums and an accomplished painter in all subjects.

Members $235, Non-members $265

OIL PAINTING

Friday 1pm – 3.30pm with Carmel Mahony

Learn oil painting from a professional teacher. Explore the structure and content of oil painting with a teacher who brings to her classes continuing enthusiasm in painting from nature. To paint correctly as well is a never ending endeavour and this teacher is eager to guide her students along this path of study.

Members $215, Non-members $245

CLASSES IN WATERCOLOUR    NEW IN TERM 2

Wednesday 1-3.30PM with It Hao Pheh

Over a 9 week Term, This watercolour class is perfect and open to abolute beginners or those who have previously enjoyed with some experience.It will cover basic and traditional watercolour techniques, basic drawing, wet in wet, drybrush, blending and glazing.

Members $215 , Non-Members $245

MIXED MEDIA: Pastel, Watercolour and Acrylic

Friday 10am – 12.30pm with Manfred Horn

This class accommodates students wishing to learn artistic techniques in various media: including watercolour, acrylics, pen and ink and pastels, or mixed media Manfred will assist you in developing your own style and finding your own particular favourite medium. Great for beginners as well as advanced students and for those wishing to try something new.

Members $215, Non-members $245

WATERCOLOUR – CASUAL CLASS

Sat 9.30 – 12noon with MAXINE WADE

The main purpose in this watercolour class is to give everyone a sound basis in the technique of watercolour painting which is made easier by seeing how it is done. For example the dampness of the paper is important and includes the timing of when to put on the paint and the amount of water on the brush. Other topics include drawing, laying basic washes and colour.

Members $20, Non-members $25

ACRYLICS

Thursdays 1-3.30pm with Susan O’Brien

This class is great for beginners or those that want to explore different techniques.  Susan has an eclectic style using bold colours and will usually start the class with a quick demonstration and then students have a go at applying that on canvas. This class is led by Susan following her structure however there are times when students can be free to do their own work.

Members $215 Non-Members $245

 

WATERCOLOUR

Tuesday 1-3.30pm with Andrew Gemmill

The main purpose in this watercolour class is to give everyone a sound basis in the technique of watercolour painting which is made easier by seeing how it is done. For example the dampness of the paper is important and includes the timing of when to put on the paint and the amount of water on the brush. Other topics include drawing, laying basic washes and colour.

Members: $215 , Non – Members $245

DRAWING AND PAINTING  

Tuesday 10-12.30pm with Vicki McInnes

Wednesday 9.30-12pm with Vicki McInnes

Both Beginners and those with more experience will be guided in the medium of their choice, to find an individual style and create finished pictures. You may choose to work from a photo, or directly from a subject, drawing with pencil, pastels or ink, or painting in oils or acrylics.

Members: $215 , Non Members: $245

DRAWING – BEGINNERS

Saturday 1-3.30pm with Salvatore Trigila

He has over 25 years experience teaching art and design. He specialises in  Portraiture, Urbanscapes and Figure Drawing.

Have a look at his website www.salvsart.com

Members: $215 and Non Members $245

INTRODUCTION TO COLOURS  NEW IN TERM 2

Monday 1-3.30pm 6 weeks 20/4 – 25/5 with Sofie Dieu

This series of classes will encourage you to explore your own unique relationship with colour. It intends for you to learn how to combine colours harmoniously, its symbolic and why we use them the way we do. It covers how to apply with purpose and how to make art to stand out from the masses. It is structured around set exercises, looking at other artists’ work and time for personal exploration.

book with Sofie  at  www.sofie-dieu.com/events/colour-series-at-malvern-artists-society     or  ring 0413 469 882

Members: $190 and Non members $220

CASUAL CLASS RATE IS $35 PER CLASS AND $50 FOR LIFE DRAWING

In all classes you bring your own materials and a list will be given to you before hand.

Interested in participating in one of the MAS art classes?

Contact the MAS Gallery on (03) 9822 7813 or email malvart@optusnet.com.au