Painting Workshops 

Workshops are the perfect way to immersed yourself in a painting, learning the specific skills of the painting topic and finishing the session with a completed painting ready to take home.

 

It's the ideal gift and makes a great way to spend a day with friends or family. 

 

The workshops are taught at Studio Door, with plenty of free parking and delicious lunch options available nearby.

 

Running 9.30am - 4pm daily, our workshops include both demonstrations then time to practice on your own canvas. You will be taught each stage of the painting with individual help as you need.

 

All paints and materials are provided, you just need to bring a good quality canvas (or purchase one at the Studio) and be set for some fun.

 

These workshops are open to all levels of painters.
 

  • $220 for One Day Workshops

  • $390 for Two Day Workshops

  • All materials other than canvas provided 

  • 9.30am - 4.00pm daily

  • Taught at the Studio Door,  6 Malland Street Myaree.​

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 Upcoming Workshops 

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Weekend Workshop Yallingup Beach

Sat 14th & Sun 15th May

With Kirsty Watkins

Over these two action packed days in May we will paint in acrylics this photo of a perfect wave off Yallingup Beach. 

 

Throughout the weekend you will learn step by step how to paint this image from composition and layout to all the elements needed to create the wave, reef and whitewash.

 

I will show you the color pallet and brush strokes for each section so that you will finish the weekend with a near completed painting and having learnt the skills to paint waves.  

  • $390 for Weekend.

  • All paints and materials provided

  • 26 x 52 inch or similar dimensions canvas 

  • BYO Canvas or purchase at Studio Door (please arrange prior as canvas stock is limited)

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Busselton Shoreline

Saturday, 21st May

With Fiona Buchanan

In this one-day workshop, Fiona will teach you how to paint this stunning shoreline, sharing her water painting techniques in pastels.

 

Featuring the early evening low light, so beautiful. The gentle waters edge and the slow curve of the bay. Concentrating on the light, movement, shapes and colours of the shoreline water.

 

The workshop includes both demonstration and then practice, so you will leave at the end of the day with your own painting, completed in part and the skills to finish any uncompleted detail at home.

 

Fiona will cover palette, materials, pastel essentials for this painting.

 

  • $220 for day.

  • All pastels and other materials provided

  • Ideal for all levels of expertise

Dwellingup Rockpool

Sunday 22nd May

With Jessica Holliday

 

Join Jessica as she shares her passion for Pastels.

 

In this workshop she will show you how to create the cool rockpools of Dwellingup. She will teach you how to paint where the trees meet the river and the rocks cascade down the bank and hide submerged underwater. 

Jessica will share her pallet and many tips on successful pastel painting.

 

During this workshop you will see Jessica paint step by step then create your own painting, finishing the day with the tools necessary to finish any uncompleted details at home.

  • $220 for day.

  • All pastels and materials provided

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Sunset on the Beach

Sunday 11th June

With Kirsty Watkins

Nothing can move you like a magic sunset over the ocean. At this one day workshop Kirsty will teach you how to paint an amazing beach sunset in Acrylics. 

 

Throughout the weekend you will learn step by step how to paint this image from composition and layout to all the elements needed to create the wave, reef and whitewash.

 

I will show you the color pallet and brush strokes for each section so that you will finish the weekend with a near completed painting and having learnt the skills to paint waves.  

  • $220 for Day.

  • All paints and materials provided

  • 36 x 30 inch or similar dimensions canvas 

  • BYO Canvas or purchase at Studio Door (please arrange prior as canvas stock is limited)

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Wild Wave

Sunday, 12th June

With Fiona Buchanan

In this one-day workshop, Fiona will teach you how to paint this stunning shoreline, sharing her water painting techniques.

 

Featuring the early evening low light, so beautiful. The gentle waters edge and the slow curve of the bay. Concentrating on the light, movement, shapes and colours of the shoreline water.

 

The workshop includes both demonstration and then practice, so you will leave at the end of the day with your own painting, completed in part and the skills to finish any uncompleted detail at home.

 

Fiona will cover palette, materials, pastel essentials for this painting.

 

  • $220 for day.

  • All pastels and other materials provided

  • Ideal for all levels of expertise

Noble Falls

Sunday 19th June

With Jessica Holliday

 

Join Jessica as she shares her passion for Pastels.

 

In this workshop she will show you how to create the cool rockpools of Dwellingup. She will teach you how to paint where the trees meet the river and the rocks cascade down the bank and hide submerged underwater. 

Jessica will share her pallet and many tips on successful pastel painting.

 

During this workshop you will see Jessica paint step by step then create your own painting, finishing the day with the tools necessary to finish any uncompleted details at home.

  • $220 for day.

  • All pastels and materials provided

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Greens Pool Denmark

Sat 25th & Sun 26th June

With Kirsty Watkins

Over these two action packed days in June we will paint in acrylics the stunning Greens Pool Denmark. 

 

Throughout the weekend you will learn step by step how to paint this image from composition and layout to all the elements needed to create the sky, rocks and turquoise waters.

 

I will show you the color pallet and brush strokes for each section so that you will finish the weekend with a near completed painting and having learnt the skills to paint Greens Pool.  

  • $390 for Weekend.

  • All paints and materials provided

  • 32 x 42 inch or similar dimensions canvas 

  • BYO Canvas or purchase at Studio Door (please arrange prior as canvas stock is limited)

Underwater Lights

Sunday 7th August

Learn how to create underwater light reflections as the ocean meets the sky, how if vanishes into the dark depths and the light reflections on the sand in the foreground.

At this workshop we will paint the view into an underwater landscape similar to these paintings created at the last Underwater Lights Workshop.

 

During this workshop you will see me paint step by step then create your own painting, finishing the day with the tools necessary to finish any uncompleted details at home.

  • $220 for day.

  • All paints and materials provided

  • 20 x 24 / 30 inch or similar dimensions canvas

  • BYO Canvas or purchase them on the day at Studio Door.

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To book workshops please follow the "Book your Workshop" button below or select from the list of Workshops available above.

You will then be taken to my Calendar of Classes. Please select the appropriate date and you will see the Workshop.

(Easiest to select Calendar View rather than Schedule)

You can then purchase a ticket and register yourself for the workshop.

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