Jeff Thomson French Knit

Jeffrey Thomson will be taking you through a unique process of making your own French knit tool to create a one of a kind art-piece using the method of French knitting.

To book email manager@artcentrehelensville.org.nz 

Pencil Drawing Course with Mike Rowland

 

Have you been looking for a structured drawing class that ventures into the traditions and methods of pencil on paper?
Mike Rowland’s 6 week course will be covering the basics of object drawing and perspective, his skillset from training at Elam and work as a graphic artist will be instrumental to this course. Each student will come away with practical instructions and the confidence that can be utilized in all artistic avenues.
Local artist Mike Rowland is well known to our community participating in Helensville Art Trail, his hyperealistic paintings are an extension of his passion and technical mastery.
This course runs each Friday 1-3pm starting 8th March ending 12th April, Easter week will be Thursday 28th March in place of Easter Friday 1-3pm.
Course cost is $220 per person which includes a materials pack.
Payment can be made into account 38-9020-0478416-00 reference your name and ‘drawing’
If you are interested to book into this course please email manager@artcentrehelensville.org.nz
 

Portrait Course for Adults with Olga Atkins

 
Portrait Course for adults with Olga Atkins.
$180 per person, Wednesday’s 6-8pm starting 21st February ending 13th March .
Materials not included – Material list to be sent after signing up. For booking and payment details to secure your spot please email manager@artcentrehelensville.org.nz.
Unlock your artistic potential with Portrait Drawing classes for beginners!
Discover the secrets of drawing life-like portraits as you explore proportion, structure and facial features. Elevate your skills with step by step guidance, painting vibrant, realistic and playful portraits.
Immerse yourself in a relaxing and meditative art practice, painting beautifully stylized portraits that reflect your creative spirit. Unleash your inner artists, whether you are a novice or a seasoned enthusiast.
No experience required.
To see more of Olga’s art please visit her Instagram site here https://www.instagram.com/art_atkins_art/

Illustration for Kids with Olga Atkins

 
Kids Illustration 6 week course $120 per kid or $25 drop in per session.
Start date February 21st, end date March 27th all materials included. Wednesday’s after school 3:30-5pm.
To book and for payment details to secure your spot please email manager@artcentrehelensville.org.nz
Unleash your child’s creative genius with our enchanting
Illustration art class!🌟
Embark on an extraordinary artistic journey this new school term, starting this February 🌟Join us weekly after school for an immersive and tailored experience just for kids.
● 🌈Discover the Magic of Drawing!
● 🚀Captivating Themes: Your little artist will bring their favourite characters to life on Paper!
● ✨Develop the Power of Imagination and Visual Language🌟
Classes are taught by Olga Atkins link to artist profile here: https://www.instagram.com/art_atkins_art/

Christmas Centre Piece workshop

 
 
Christmas creative fun with Jacky Pieper!
What a glorious way to get into the festive season and take home an elegant Christmas centre piece to decorate your home!
The class is $65 which includes all materials.
To book please email manager@artcentrehelensville.org.nz, payment to be made into account 38-9014-0641993-03
Account name J F Pieper to secure your space.
We recommend wearing old clothes as you might have some paint and glitter spillages.
What’s included:
* About 2 hours step-by-step floral arrangement session led by experienced artist.
* All materials provided including the vase, Christmas decorations, wire, candle, greenery, oasis, glitter, spray paint etc.
* Heaps of fun exploring your creative side.
* Learn new skills and take home a gorgeous work of art.

Wine and Paint with Jacky Pieper

 
*Class is now fully booked*
Please email manager@artcentrehelensville.org.nz if you would like to go on the waiting list for our next wine and paint class!
 
Come and enjoy a super FUN and CREATIVE evening.
This is a BYO event as Alcohol is not included in the price. At the end of the class you get to come away with a completed painting of your own👌🏻👩‍🎨
Arrive at the venue a few minutes earlier. Grab yourself a drink and get comfy before the session starts.
The class is $55. We provide the necessary step by step guidance as well as all painting supplies.
Follow along with the artist or feel free to go your own way and create a one-of-a-kind work. You’ll be surprised at how different everyone’s paintings come out at the end.
We recommend wearing old clothes as you might have some paint spillages.
What’s included:
* 2 hour step-by-step painting session led by our experienced artist.
* All painting materials provided including canvas, paint, easels and brushes.
* Heaps of fun exploring your creative side.
* A completed artwork to take home and skills to continue painting.
To book please email manager@artcentrehelensville.org.nz to confirm your spot, payment of $55 to be made into account 38-9014-0641993-03
Account name J F Pieper
 

Cherry Blossoms Oil Painting Workshop with Diana Peel

Our most popular painting class is back!!!!
 
Oil painting with palette knife by our colorful and exuberant tutor Diana Peel.
Diana’s classes full up really fast so get in quick! Cherry Blossoms will be a gorgeous start to our summer season! Please email Diana at dianapeel@live.com to book and reserve your spot!
 
All materials provided including a canvas and isle to paint on only $165 and you come away with a finished floral oil painting!!! This could be a creative Christmas gift for someone, or a treat for yourself and your wall!
 
Saturday 11th November 10-2

Sunflower Bouquet Oil Painting Workshop with Diana Peel

 
 
Our most popular painting class is back!!!!
 
Oil painting with palette knife by our colorful and exuberant tutor Diana Peel.
Diana’s classes full up really fast so get in quick! To book into Sunflower Bouquet Please email Diana on dianapeel@live.com
 
All materials provided including a canvas and isle to paint on only $165 and you come away with a finished floral oil painting!!! This could be a creative Christmas gift for someone, or a treat for yourself and your wall!
 
Saturday 25th November 10-2

Beginners Embroidery with Jo Dixey

To reserve a space please email manager@artcentrehelensville.org.nz, payment can be made into account 38-9020-0478416-00

 

Location 2a Rata Street, Helensville. Tea and coffee provided