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Adult Art Classes

Have you ever considered joining an art class? Unleash your inner artist.

MAC Studio Open Day

Three Days only! Tuesday 10 – Thursday 12 December

Session One: 1pm-2pm
Session Two: 2pm-3pm

Have you ever considered joining an art class? Come and meet our professional tutors and enjoy a free artmaking activity during these fun and relaxed introductory sessions. Unleash your inner artist.

  • Free Event
  • Closed shoes and bookings required

Book online - Studio Open Day


Adult Holiday Art Classes

Life Drawing

Learn to draw the human form, exploring gesture, contour and proportion while observing a life model.

Monday 13 January, 10am-12pm

Tickets $45pp, includes all materials

Ages 16+

Bookings Essential | Materials List Available | Close Shoes Requires

Book Online – Holiday Life Drawing


Adult Weekly Art Classes

Term 4

Acrylic Painting Class

Learn about materials and techniques with a professional artist in a relaxed and friendly environment.

Tuesdays 10am-12pm, 26/11/2019 - 17/12/2019

4 x sessions $120pp

Bookings Essential | Materials List Available | Close Shoes Requires

Book Online – Acrylic Painting Class


Natural History Illustration

Use watercolour techniques to illustrate a series of subjects based on a Christmas theme. Each week you will illustrate a different subject such as Christmas bells, Christmas beetles, Australian mistletoe, and Christmas bush. The finished artworks will make ideal gifts or cards for someone special at Christmas.

Tutor: Tanya Hoolihan

Thursdays 10am-12pm, 28/11/19 - 19/12/19

4 x sessions $120pp

Bookings Essential | Materials List Available | Close Shoes Requires

Book Online – Natural History Illustration


Term 1

Life Drawing

Learn to draw the human form exploring gesture, contour and proportion while observing a life model.

Monday, 10am–12.30pm, 3/2/2020 - 24/2/2020

Level: adult (Beginners welcome)

4 Sessions $180pp

Bookings Essential | Materials List Available | Close Shoes Requires

Book Online – Life Drawing


Acrylic Painting Class

Learn about materials and techniques with a professional artist in a relaxed and friendly environment.

Tuesdays 10am-12pm, 4/2/2020 – 25/2/2020

4 x sessions $120pp

Bookings Essential | Materials List Available | Close Shoes Requires

Book Online – Acrylic Painting Class


Drawing FUNdamentals

This course is an introduction to the basic drawing skills all artists should know about. Through a series of exercises you will gain a better understanding of the concepts of perspective, proportion and composition.

Level: Beginners welcome

Wednesdays 10am-12pm, 5/2/2020 – 26/2/2020

4 x sessions $100pp

(Optional further 4 sessions if you choose to continue)

Bookings Essential | Materials List Available | Close Shoes Requires

Book Online – Drawing FUNdamentals


Wednesday Waterfront Studio

Develop your individual practice with a trained tutor in a relaxed and friendly environment.

Venue: Bolton Point Hall, Bolton Point

Wednesdays 10am -12pm, 5/2/2020 – 26/2/2020

4 session $140pp

Bookings Essential | Materials List Available | Close Shoes Requires

Book Online – Wednesday Waterfront Studio


Natural History Illustration

Learn how to capture the true character of a natural object through illustration using watercolour.

Tutor: Tanya Hoolihan

Thursdays 10am-12pm, 6/2/2020 - 27/2/2020

4 x sessions $120pp

Bookings Essential | Materials List Available | Close Shoes Requires

Book Online – Natural History Illustration


Group Art Sessions

The museum caters for corporate and community groups. Use the power of art for personal stress relief, to learn new skills, or to just have fun! For further information about costs and possibilities, call our Visual Arts and Public Programs Leader on (02) 4921 0705