Ink Art Painting Workshop


$99 Limited inc GST / $49.50 / $79.20 / $89.10
Ink Art Painting Workshop

<p><b><a href="/courses/art-classes-sydney/painting-classes-sydney-courses-workshops">Learn to paint</a> abstract Ink Art in Sydney.</b></p><p>Ink Art captures the beauty of light and darkness,


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Course description

Learn to paint abstract Ink Art in Sydney.

Ink Art captures the beauty of light and darkness, combining the movement of broad brushstrokes with more precise strokes and detailed finishes.

Perfect for anyone who wants to learn how to paint with ink, this course will guide you through a series of structured exercises to introduce you to the basics – including ‘wet on wet’ and ‘wet on dry’ techniques, greyscale variation, reserve and texture work.

You will learn how to paint in layers and create depth by applying and removing the medium in different techniques. The course will also show how you can enhance your paintings by adding gold leaf and experimenting with different types of papers and inks.

Come along to unleash a new creative skill and represent your world through textures and light.

Ideal for…

This course is ideal for beginners and students that have some experience in ink painting.

Course content
  • The main principles of ink painting
  • Tips for ink management and paper quality
  • Use of large and small brushes
  • The importance of water in black ink painting
  • How to create layers using absorbing tools
  • Techniques to achieve different textures
  • Gold leaf application.
Learning outcomes

By the end of this Ink Art Painting class you will have

  • acquired basic to advanced ink painting skills
  • developed your own style and creative potential
  • learned about good composition
  • learned how to use negative and positive space to create harmony and contrast
  • developed different ink painting techniques
  • produced a range of ink paintings which explore a variety of textures and details.
Materials provided

Inks, paper and gold leaf are included in the course fee.

Please bring your own:

  • apron
  • tissues
  • notebook and pen
  • Taklon ink brushes (1 x small no. 2; 1 x medium no. 16; 1 x large (50mm wide)

You can buy brushes online from these links:
Taklon Round Brush no.2
Taklon Brush Medium no.16
Taklon Brush Flat large

Other information
  • Closed-in shoes required
  • Please wear old clothes
  • Long hair must be tied back

Students are eligible for a 10% discount at:

  • Tillys Art Supplies, 661 Darling St, Rozelle ph. 9810 8309
  • Newtown Art Supplies, 15 Wilson St, Newtown ph. 9516 2339

* Eckersley’s Art Supplies, 93 York St, 
Sydney NSW 2000 ph. 9299 4151

Just show a copy of your course enrolment confirmation.

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