To book and pay on line, please ensure that you have registered your details. Enrolments must be completed on line. If you do not wish to pay online, you can pay in person or over the phone.
Please note that a $10 administration fee will be charged if you would like a staff member to do the enrolment for you.
Ceramic Sculpture- " Wonderful class and great teacher" Daniella Solberg 08/08/2017
Everybody Can Paint - "Great class" Juliet Dunning 08/08/2017
Mastering Watercolour Painting - " Great class and very patient teacher" Gwen McGeown 16/08/2017
Feel at home in this introductory short course. Enjoy exploring the subtleties and intriguing processes of painting in water colour. We will explore small studies and the basics for land and seascapes.
MATERIALS REQUIRED: 1 A4 Watercolour pad - Bockingford, DAS or Canson. 1 small sketch pad. 1 set watercolour paints - Pebeo, Staedler, Reeves recommended. Also pan sets - Cotmans or Winton
Brushes - Sizes 6, 8, 10 round, Taklon. Das brand are good. 1 3/4" Goat Mop. Square brushes - Das or similar brand 1/2 " and 5/8"
HB pencil, eraser and light masking tape.
$140/$130 (LH Member)
Learn the basics to guide you into the wonderful world of ceramics. A great introductory class for our popular adult ceramic courses.
NO CLASS ON MONDAY 3 JUNE-QUEEN'S BIRTHDAY
All materials included
$170/$150 (LH Member)
Learn Te Reo Maori with Natanahira Pona, one of Lake House Arts founding whakairo (art carving) artists. Have fun learning in a supportive environment
MATERIALS REQUIRED: Notebook and pen
$180/$160 (LH Member)
Come, relax and learn to breathe life into your figure drawing with industry trained artist and ex Disney animator, Dean Trembath.
With a combination of models sheets and live models you will be guided through the art of gestural drawing, anatomy and the use of boxes, spheres and cylinders to create 3 dimensional forms that will take your skills to the next level.
MATERIALS REQUIRED: Artist quality A3 paper, 2B artist pencil, eraser and pencil sharpener. Individuals can bring along their own reference material and pencils.
$220/$200 (LH Member)
A class for all styles. The class is designed for both the novice and experienced painter wanting a safe and encouraging studio space and those beginning their visual journey. The course looks at the basics such as setting up, types of materials, painting styles, composition and techniques. We encourage water based mediums such as acrylics for ease of use and clean up. You can choose to work from your own photographs or still life objects.
MATERIALS REQUIRED: A3 size canvas boards or canvas stretchers, a selection of paints (include primary colours) round and square bristle brushes. In the first instance just something to get you started! We will talk more about materials in the first session.
Begin your exploration into drawing the human figure in a supporting and encouraging environment. A course developed for both beginners and advanced students to recognise proportions and gestures, light sources and identifying masses and planes that underlay the human form. You will learn to train your mind, eye and hand co-ordination to deliver quality studies through personal instruction. All models provided.
MATERIALS REQUIRED: A3/A2 sketch pad; bulldog clip or similar; Selection of pencils: HB, B, 2B, 4B, 6B. Compressed charcoal sticks; Soft pastels (greys); Putty eraser. Advanced students feel free to complement with your own preferred materials.
A class for the more experienced practitioner who wants to hone skills and develop further.
$290/$260 (LH Member)
A ceramic class for all levels of ability. Bring along your choice of clay and learn the basic techniques to bring a piece through to fruition.
$290/$260 (LH Member)
37 Fred Thomas Drive,
Takapuna, Auckland 0622
Phone: 09 486 4877
Monday - Friday 9:30am - 3:30pm
Not open on weekends.
Monday - Friday 9:30am - 3:30pm,
Saturday & Sunday 10:30am - 2pm
Tuesday - Friday Open from 8am - 4pm
Saturday - Monday Open from 8:30am - 3pm
Mondays are coffee and counter food only.