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Art Classes

Art Shed hosts regular art classes and workshops for adults and kids in many mediums and styles.

So if you are looking for art classes in Melbourne check out what we have on offer.

 

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Free Art Workshops and Demo's Melbourne

 

Art Shed Moorabbin holds free art demo's every second Saturday between 10am and 1pm

Art workshops and demo's are run by Art Shed's very talented Andrew Monk.

Andrew has nearly a decade of formal training in Visual Arts and is more than happy to answer any questions you may have!

Andrew is Art Shed’s Mixed Media Fanatic!


From Watercolour, Acrylic, Charcoal, Pastels, Sculpting, Printmaking, Calligraphy and Illustration to Photography, Andrew has dabbled in them all.


After completing 4 years of Visual Arts at TAFE, he proceeded into University where he completed a Bachelor of Honours in Painting & Photography, Andrew is now trying to break out into the Prestigious Australian Gallery scene.

Art Shed's demonstrations are held in the main part of the Moorabbin store.


They are FREE, informal demonstrations, run by either our talented, artistic staff or local guest artists.

The demonstrations are fun and relaxed, covering a wide range of age groups, different mediums and materials.

No booking is required - simply pop into our store! However, there is limited seating available, so if you require it, please arrive a bit earlier to secure a seat.

There will be Q&A time with the artist at the end of each demonstration. 

 

 

Saturday 22nd April

3 sessions

10am, 11.30am and 1pm

 

Watercolour Paper 101

 

 

In this free demonstration, Andrew will show you everything you need to know about watercolour paper and watercolour surfaces

 

Andrew will discuss and show:

 

Why and How to stretch Watercolour Paper- using Gummed Tape

Working on Dry, Wet or Partly Wet Paper

The differences between Hot and Cold Press

How to choose the right GSM for the job

Loose Paper vs Pad vs Block.

Hints, Tips and Special Techniques

 

Andrew will do 3 x 1 hour sessions with a 30min Q & A after each one.