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Learn how to paint with a palette knife, with our painting courses in Sydney.

Explore the art of palette knife painting with its range of effects, from textured impasto to sweeping areas of colour. If you've always wanted to learn the basics of how to use a palette knife for applying paint, and create awesome colourful and abstract paintings with acrylics, then this course is for you.

Through teacher demonstrations - and loads of time to paint - this workshop will teach you the techniques behind the tools, as well as plenty of tips and tricks. You'll go home with the confidence to develop your new painting technique, as well as at least one framed canvas painting of your own creation.

Course outcomes

By the end of this workshop you will have:

  • an understanding about palette knife painting
  • practiced different painting techniques
  • learned about colour, texture and effects
  • produced your own abstract painting

Ideal for…

This course is ideal for beginners, as well as students with some painting experience.

Course content

  • What is a palette knife?
  • Knife painting techniques
  • Texture, layers and effects
  • Colour and medium

Materials provided

Acrylic paints, canvases and palette knives all provided.

Please bring your own:

  • apron (or wear clothes suitable for painting in)
  • if you have a special knife, selection of paints and a palette you love, you are more than welcome to bring them along.

Additional information

  • Closed-in shoes required
  • Please wear old clothes
  • Long hair should be tied back

Classes

Palette Knife Painting Workshop

<p><strong>Learn how to paint with a palette knife, with our <a href="https://www.sydneycommunitycollege.edu.au/courses/art-classes-sydney/painting-classes-sydney-courses-workshops">painting courses</

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$149 Limited inc GST / $119.20 / $134.10
Palette Knife Painting Workshop

<p><strong>Learn how to paint with a palette knife, with our <a href="https://www.sydneycommunitycollege.edu.au/courses/art-classes-sydney/painting-classes-sydney-courses-workshops">painting courses</

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$149 Limited inc GST / $119.20 / $134.10
Palette Knife Painting Workshop

<p><strong>Learn how to paint with a palette knife, with our <a href="https://www.sydneycommunitycollege.edu.au/courses/art-classes-sydney/painting-classes-sydney-courses-workshops">painting courses</

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$149 Limited inc GST / $119.20 / $134.10
Palette Knife Painting Workshop

<p><strong>Learn how to paint with a palette knife, with our <a href="https://www.sydneycommunitycollege.edu.au/courses/art-classes-sydney/painting-classes-sydney-courses-workshops">painting courses</

...
$149 Limited inc GST / $119.20 / $134.10

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Course testimonials:

  • said: I had the best time, learnt heaps and the teacher was FANTASTIC!!!

  • said: I like learning a new skill.

  • said: The course was far too expensive at $150 for what it was. But it was good.

  • said: The friendly and casual atmosphere of the class and the helpfulness of the teacher. I would attend another class to learn more of this style of painting.

  • said: great class, really enjoyed learning a new skill