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Enrolments are open for the following classes: 
 

To enrol click Book Now for enrolment form.

Creativity for Kids - Mondays     Ages 9 - 12 years 
Tutor: Patrice Buescher

8 weeks commencing Monday 29th April 2024

3.45 - 5.15pm

Cost $170

Age Suitability: Ages 9-12

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Class Description:
In this class we are focussing on the process of art making. We will be exploring a variety of mediums such as drawing, paintin, collage, illustrations and more.  Different subjects will allow us to develop our artistic skills as we pursue our artistic skills as we pursue our artistic journey.
All materials supplied

Creativity for Kids - Tuesdays      Ages 6 - 9 years 
Tutor: Patrice Buescher

8 weeks commencing Tuesday 30th April 2024

3.45 - 5.15pm

Cost $170

Age Suitability: Ages 6-9

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Class Description:
In this class we are focussing on the process of art making. We will be exploring a variety of mediums such as drawing, paintin, collage, illustrations and more.  Different subjects will allow us to develop our artistic skills as we pursue our artistic skills as we pursue our artistic journey.
All materials supplied

Creativity for Kids - Wednesdays     Ages 6 - 9 years 
Tutor: Patrice Buescher

8 Weeks commencing Wednesday 1st May 2024

3.45 - 5.15pm

Cost $170

Age Suitability: Ages 6-9

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Class Description:
In this class we are focussing on the process of art making. We will be exploring a variety of mediums such as drawing, paintin, collage, illustrations and more.  Different subjects will allow us to develop our artistic skills as we pursue our artistic skills as we pursue our artistic journey.
All materials supplied

Painting with Acrylics and Oils
Tutor: Roger Key

7 weeks commencing Wednesday 8th May 2024    

6.30 - 9pm

Cost $155

Age Suitability: While this is an adults drawing class I’m happy to have students high school age and older enrol if the parent/guardian is confident they are mature enough to attend.

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Class Description:
Choosing your own subject, media and style, you will create paintings from your own reference, photograph or imagination.  The tutor will be able to assist in all aspects of your work to help you achieve your individual goals in whatever direction you wish to take things.  This is a relaxed and friendly environment and suitable for any level of knowledge from complete beginner to experienced.

What to bring
Whatever painting media and materials you wish to work with.
 
If you’re unsure, feel free to contact me prior to the start of the class - rogkey@gmail.com

Exploring Ideas & Media
Tutor: Roger Key

7 weeks commencing Thursday 9th May 2024

6.30 - 9pm

Cost $155

Age Suitability: While this is an adults drawing class I’m happy to have students high school age and older enrol if the parent/guardian is confident they are mature enough to attend.

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Class Description:
This class is all about developing a more innovative approach to creating your drawings and using drawing media.  We will explore different ideas to draw, giving you fresh ways to bring a more imaginative approach to your work by using creative exercises designed to help with idea generation and conceptual possibilities as well as media techniques to take your drawings and skills in new directions.  This will give you broader ways to think conceptually about your drawing and discover how to get more from drawing media!
 
What to bring
You will need a drawing paid (minimum A4 size) and HB pencil
Other media that will be required is black acrylic ink & charcoal sticks. However, I will discuss this at the first class so don't buy anything until I've explained what to get.  Some other media supplied.


If you’re unsure, feel free to contact me prior to the start of the class - rogkey@gmail.com

Beginners Pottery Class
Tutor: Chris Parkin

8 weeks commencing

Tuesday 30th April 2024  or - class full

Friday 3rd May 2024

6 - 8pm

Cost $275 includes materials and firing

Age Suitability: 

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The first two evenings will look at preparation of clay and hand-building techniques and then move on to wheel work.  Throwing will include: centering the clay, pull up the walls, shaping actions, shaping bowls, turning the foot, making glazes or slips and the final class covers glazing.  Students should bring an apron or old clothes and old towel. 

Please submit the enrolment form, but do not pay the class fee until you receive an email confirming your place.



 

Textile Art

Classes for 2024 

Age Suitability: 

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Class Description:
An opportunity to learn a new technique in hand embroidery, fabric manipulation, slow stitching or dye / print your own unique piece of fabric.  Our experienced tutors, Clare Smith, Sue Swann, Jo Dixey, Mary Self and Cherie Gurney will be joined by some other local tutors this year.  for information on the classes available - click on the link.

If you are interested in other classes.styles, please send an expression of interest' to huttartsociety@xtra.co.nz

Watercolour Classes 2024
- Beginners, Intermediate and Experienced (Adults or high school age 16+)

Dates to be advised
$200 per 5 week term

Age Suitability: 

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Class Description:
Tutor, Jacky Pearson invites you to a term of watercolour painting at the Hutt Art Centre. Jacky is an experienced international tutor and watercolour artist.  A variety of subjects are included for each lesson with Jacky supplying the reference material. Lessons include step by step demonstrations and individual help.

Please email Jacky direct to book: jacky@jackypearson.co.nz
Website: www.jackypearson.co.nz

Porcelain Painting/Decorating Classes
 

To be advised

Age Suitability: 

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Class Description:
Beginners and those looking for an interested and fun art form. 
Come and join an enthusiastic group of painters who want to pass on their knowledge and skills.  
Porcelain painting gives you scope to achieve modern or heirloom pieces onto porcelain. Once you have mastered the basics, porcelain pieces of differing shapes are your canvas.

First term all products and firing will be provided – except for porcelain pieces 
Classes will be either Monday or Wednesday 1- 4pm depending on numbers.
Please email Monica Martin direct to book:  monicabarry2017@gmail.com

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