Art Classes

A variety of art classes and workshops run throughout the year, below you will find links to different classes.

If there are no dates for workshops that you are interested in, please sign up to receive information on up coming classes.

Drawing for beginners

This workshop is designed for beginners or those wishing to learn the basic techniques of drawing.

Over the four week period you will be guided through the basic techniques of drawing looking at:-


How to get things in proportion



How to pull things forward

How to push things back into the distance

Pulling it all together


Running Term one only – Saturday 3rd Feb 2018 four Saturdays from 4 pm to 6.30

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Portraiture – The Basics

If you have always wanted to draw faces but not know where to start, this workshop is for you.

We will be covering all the basic techniques for drawing faces.

The workshop will run from the RIOT Art and Craft shop, 121 Crown St, Wollongong.

It will run over two Saturdays the 10th and 17th of March from 4 pm to 6.30.

The cost for the two weeks is $75

Numbers are limited to 6 or 7 students so first in best dresses.

For payment details or any other enquiries please call me Faith on 0412 643 263

We will not be covering painting portraits in the workshop.

Introduction to Acrylic Painting

In this workshop you will be guided through the basic techniques of painting.

In this section of the course you will be guided through putting a painting together.

Areas that will be covered in this section are:

The basic techniques and properties of acrylics paint.

How to prepare a surface for painting.

Mixing paint and medium to create specific effects.

Different marks with different brushes and more.

You will also complete a painting using step by step instructions

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Mixed Media Workshop

In this workshop will will explore a variety of mixed media techniques.

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