Rabbit Books is home to a working art studio, gallery and art school. 

We offer a variety of classes suitable for all ages and abilities. Many people are a little nervous about joining an art class. At Rabbit Books we pride ourselves on providing a friendly, approachable and relaxed learning environment where experimentation is encouraged and you are not afraid to make a mistake! It is after all, how we learn! Our Term 1 Art Time Table is published below.

Keep an eye out for upcoming and speciality classes: 

Life Drawing Classes - Last Friday of every month from 7:00pm - 8:00pm - Bookings Essential -  $65.00 pp - Call us to enquire about the next date.  

Private lessons - One on one tutorials with our artist in residence working in the medium of your choice. 1.5 hours $110.00.

Term 1 2020 - Art Classes Time Table: 



Young Guns – Under 18 years       

4:00 – 5:30pm

10 weeks with School Term

Colour Fundamentals 

11 February 2020  
6:00 - 8:00pm 
Learn the elements of colour and their interactions
- value, temperature, compliments, light, harmony and contrast -
elements of the colour wheel and how to mix paint. 


Beginners Oil Painting 

Duration: 3 Weeks 

Tuesdays March 17, 24, 31
$195.00 pp 

6:00pm - 8:00pm

Perfect for the beginner, this class focuses on fundamental oil painting 
techniques and applications. A comprehensive introduction to basic elements of creating an oil painting including surface preparation, mixing techniques and mediums. Students will complete a still life painting in oils. Materials List Provided.  

Intermediate Drawing 

Duration: 4 weeks 
Tuesday February 18, 25 March 3, 10 

6:00pm - 8:00pm

Price: 220.00

Advance your existing drawing skills. A technical class designed to extend your understanding of composition, proportion, perspective, and thefigure. This class will also cover various drawing materials and their applications. This class includes 1 x hour life drawing class. Materials list provided. 



Intermediate Oil Painting 

Duration:4 Weeks 
Tuesday April 7, 28 May 5 & 12 
6:00pm - 8:00pm 

Students must have completed beginners Oil Painting or a private oil 
Painting class with the tutor. This class focuses on the more advanced 
emelements of oil painting. Mixing techniques, paint application, 

different blending techniques and a more complex still life composition 
with various surface textures. Materials List provided. 

Please note that this term class starts in term 1 and will continue in term 

2 after school holidays. 



Studio Time 

10 weeks with school term

5 February 2020 - 8 April 2020 

Every Wednesday from 12:00pm- 2:00pm 

Work on your own piece under the guidance of a tutor. 

Price:$275.00 for term or $30 per week


Young Guns – Under 18 Years

Start date: 6 February 2020 - End date: 9 April 2020

4:00 – 5:30pm

10 weeks with school term

Intermediate Painting 2. - Acrylic Paint 

Duration: 4 Weeks 

Price: 260.00
Thursday March 19, 26, April 2 & 9. 
6:00pm - 8:00pm 

Perfect for students who have completed beginners painting /
intermediate painting No 1. This class focuses on more 
established painting & drawing techniques with a still life 

Materials List Provided. 


Studio Time 

Every Thursday Evening from 6:00pm - 8:00pm. 
Work on your own piece in the medium of your choice under 
the guidance of a tutor. 

Duration: 10 week term $275.00 
or pay weekly $30 pp per session. 



Brushstroke Masterclass 

Duration: 4 Weeks 
6:00pm - 8:00pm 

Thursday February 20, 27 & March 5, 12

Price: $220.00 pp 

Materials List Provided 

A four week course that focuses on various methods of applying paint. 
Brushes, palette knives and their application. Techniques used to achieve 
specific textures and appearances. Techniques to be taught include: wet- on - 

wet blending, dry brushing, painting trees, clouds, fabrics fur, grasses, skin 
blending with fingers and creating texture. 



Beginners Drawing

Duration: 3 weeks 
Saturday February 8, 15, 22. 
12:00pm - 2:00pm 
Price: $195.00

Learn fundamentals drawing techniques using pencil and charcoal, how to 
create three-dimensional form, depth and perspective in drawing. 

Beginners Painting – Acrylic Paint

Duration: 3 weeks 
Saturday February 29, March 7, 14. 
12:00pm - 2:00pm 
Price: $195.00

Perfect for the absolute beginner. Learn fundamental painting techniques 

using acrylic paint. Mixing colour, blending paint and paint application, 

creating three dimensional forms using paint with a focus on still life 


Tel: (02) 6921 5391 | Email: rabbitbooksarthouse@hotmail.com

44 Johnston Street Wagga Wagga NSW 2650