Have you always wanted to learn to paint? This is your chance! Paint is a very expressive medium where you can make the most of colour, texture and personal style. Most importantly it’s a lot of fun and a great way to relax.
This introductory course takes the fear out of learning to paint. With simple step-by-step exercises and lots of support you will be confident in no time!
Mark making with different brushes and paints
How to compose a painting
How to use colour effectively
How to create texture with stippling, blending and palette knives
We keep our class sizes small to ensure you get lots of individual focus. This is a perfect taster course that will boost confidence and act as a great foundation as your artistic skills develop.
Suitable for beginners, or those wishing to develop their confidence in painting.
All materials are included.
Full list of class dates
Kate is a painter working from her studio in Cardiff. She draws on traditional techniques but applies her own instinctive style using glazes, drips and textures to combine the representational with the abstract. She was recently shortlisted for Jackson’s Painting Prize. Recent exhibitions include The Senedd (National Assembly for Wales), The Riverfront Gallery, Fringe Arts Bath and Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester.
For all courses we offer a full refund if you call or email us to cancel at least 14 days before the start of your booking. We are unable to offer you any refund if your course is due to commence within 14 days, or if you do not attend a session/s during the course.
For all workshops we offer a full refund if you call or email us to cancel at least 48 hours before the start of your booking. We are unable to offer you any refund if your workshop is due to commence within 48 hours, or if you do not attend.
Cancellation by Cardiff Artspace
We reserve the right to cancel any course or class at any time. If this happens you can choose either a full refund or a transfer to an alternative course/ date.
How to find us:
Our Studio is based in Meanwhile House, just a 10 minute walk from Cardiff Central station. We're just off Curran Embankment. From Penarth Road take the turning between Big Yellow Storage and Kwik Fit and we're the first turning on the left.
The carpark on site is available to visitors from 6pm. If you do arrive early for your class we'd advise you wait with your car until 6pm just in case of inspection.
Access Our studio is on the first floor, accessed via a staircase. Please contact us if you have any access requirements. We will always do our best to accommodate but due to the restrictions of the building this is not always possible.