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Art Classes in Albany WA

Art classes, workshops and short-courses in Albany WA. Painting, drawing, oils & acrylics. Group classes and private tuition. 

Join Kirsten in her Albany studio and learn about the joys of painting. Classes cater for all ages and experience levels. Private and group classes are designed to help artists and enthusiasts learn new skills, gain confidence and have fun making art.

The following schedule of 2021 Art Classes in Albany WA are perfect for beginners and intermediate painters looking to learn new skills and gain confidence using oils or acrylics. 

Kirsten’s 5 week oil painting short courses cover the foundations of visual art making as well as methods and techniques specific to oil painting. The skills students learn will add strength to their creative work and equip them with the knowledge to continue painting with oils in future.

2021 Oil Painting short-courses, Albany WA

Oil Painting | Portraits

Wednesdays Jan 27 – Feb 24 2021, 10am-12pm

Wednesdays June 23 – July 21 2021, 1-3pm

An intimate series of five 2 hour, weekly group sessions suitable for beginners to intermediate level painters. Students will have the opportunity to learn about colour mixing, plotting paintings, underpainting techniques and how to layer oil paint to develop paintings of faces. Some materials provided.

Cost $200 pp

Oil Painting | Buildings

Wednesdays Jan 27 – Feb 24 2021, 1-3pm

Wednesdays June 23 – July 21 2021, 10am-12pm

An intimate series of five 2 hour, weekly group sessions suitable for beginners to intermediate level painters. Students will have the opportunity to learn about colour mixing, perspective and draughtsmanship, and how to layer oil paint to develop paintings of buildings. Some materials provided.

Cost $200 pp

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Oil Painting | Landscapes

Wednesdays March 3-31 2021, 10am-12pm

Wednesdays May 19 – June 16 2021, 1-3pm

Wednesdays July 28 – Aug 25 2021, 10am-12pm

Wednesdays Oct 13 – Nov 10 2021, 1-3pm

An intimate series of five 2 hour, weekly group sessions suitable for beginners to intermediate level painters. Students will have the opportunity to learn about colour mixing, plotting paintings, underpainting techniques and how to layer oil paint to develop paintings of landscapes. Some materials provided.

Cost $200 pp

Kirsten Sivyer Fine Art Fire Painting

Oil Painting | Fire

Wednesdays March 3-31 2021, 1-3pm

Wednesdays Oct 13 – Nov 10, 10am-12pm

An intimate series of five 2 hour, weekly group sessions suitable for beginners to intermediate level painters. Students will have the opportunity to learn about colour mixing, plotting paintings, underpainting techniques and how to layer oil paint to develop paintings of fire. Some materials provided.

Cost $200 pp

Kirsten Sivyer Art Classes Night painting

Oil Painting | Night Scenes

Wednesdays Apr 14 – May 12 2021, 10am-12pm

Wednesdays July 28 – Aug 25 2021, 1-3pm

An intimate series of five 2 hour, weekly group sessions suitable for beginners to intermediate level painters. Students will have the opportunity to learn about colour mixing, plotting paintings, underpainting techniques and how to layer oil paint to develop paintings of night scenes. Some materials provided.

Cost $200 pp

Oil Painting | Clouds

Wednesdays Apr 14 – May 12 2021, 1-3pm

Wednesdays Sept 1 – 29, 10am-12pm

An intimate series of five 2 hour, weekly group sessions suitable for beginners to intermediate level painters. Students will have the opportunity to learn about colour mixing, plotting paintings, underpainting techniques and how to layer oil paint to develop paintings of clouds. Some materials provided.

Cost $200 pp

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Oil Painting | Water

Wednesdays May 19 – June 16 2021, 10am-12pm

Wednesdays Sept 1-29 2021, 1-3pm

An intimate series of five 2 hour, weekly group sessions suitable for beginners to intermediate level painters. Students will have the opportunity to learn about colour mixing, plotting paintings, underpainting techniques and how to layer oil paint to develop paintings of water. Some materials provided.

Cost $200 pp

2021 Acrylic Painting Classes Albany WA

Acrylic painting classes Albany WA

Acrylic Painting Class
4 hour session

Classes run 10am-3pm with a break for lunch

January 5,7,10,14

April 6, July 10, October 6 

Learn to paint with acrylic paint on canvas. Beginners and intermediate levels. Learn about picture composition, colour mixing and brush techniques to create a canvas painting to take home. Cost $140 pp. All materials provided. BYO lunch.

Anytime Classes

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2 hour acrylic painting class for beginners

Tap into your creative freedom with these relaxed and fun 2 hour sessions. Classes are designed for a minimum of 2 people to a maximum of 4 and are available throughout the year on Saturdays, Sundays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Thursdays. Classes are suitable for all ages and are a great option for visitors looking for something creative and different to do in Albany. All materials provided.

Cost $80 pp (min 2 people per session)

More information about the classes

Tap into your creative freedom with these relaxed and fun 2 hour sessions. Classes are designed for a minimum of 2 people to a maximum of 4 and are available throughout the year on Saturdays, Sundays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Thursdays. Classes are suitable for all ages and are a great option for visitors looking for something creative and different to do in Albany during the holidays.

Students will join Kirsten in her studio and be guided through the process of unlocking their creativity and creating a simple canvas painting using acrylic paints.

Sessions take place in Kirsten’s Studio at the Small Business Centre in Albany. Materials are provided, including easels, drawing supplies, artist canvas, brushes, acrylic paints. Students are welcome to supply their own materials if preferred.

Cost $80 per person. Minimum of 2 people per session and maximum of 5. For groups of 6 or more, contact Kirsten.

For enquiries, availability and bookings, please contact Kirsten on 0432 839 779.

Kirsten offers private tuition to students wishing to develop particular skills in oil painting. 

Hourly rate : $60/hr

Kirsten also offers informal mentoring sessions for artists starting out or wanting to further develop their practise and arts career with support and guidance. Mentoring is available for a single session or as a series of regular meetings or studio visits. Kirsten is happy to meet with prospective mentees at her studio to discuss their aims and goals before beginning planned mentoring sessions.

Hourly rate for mentoring : varies

For information or to request a meeting, please contact Kirsten on 0432 839 779