All posts by bonnyhut

Beginners paintings in progress

Beginners paintings in progress

Learning to paint in oils
Learning to paint in oils

Melborne art classes  (13)

complete beginers Painting in progress
complete beginners Painting in progress
Step by step
Step by step





Beginner Oil painting courses with Bonny Hut.

The courses are run by professional artist, Bonny Hut (  )

  • Starting: Mid 2014 TBA
  • 6 week course / 3 hour classes:
  • Monday evenings: 6.30pm – 9.30pm
  • $ 290


Course includes:

Materials for the first class and a 50 minute “learn to paint in oils” DVD by Bonny Hut (also available on Amazon.)

@ Jika Jika community center
Cnr Union & Plant streets, Northcote
Near westgarth Station and High street trams.


Absolute beginners 6 week painting course structure: (SOME of the info covered in the course:)

We generally have one hour discussion during the course followed by two hours of painting. You will be assisted every step of the way.

Week one: Principles of drawing, underpainting and the psychology behind how painting works.
Week two: Base layer of painting and art materials.
Week Three: How to paint detail and shading.
Week Four: All about canvasses and how to stretch them
Week Five: Colour theory and colour mixing.
Week Six: The principles of creating mood and the principles of design.
All about the art world.

And we will be covering much more…


Online course registration is available from the art school website or contact
Bonny for alternative registration methods and / or split payment options.

PLEASE see the Alchemy Art School website for more course details: