Painting adults Courses

Bold Contemporary Acrylic Painting

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Join new tutor Maggie Johnson for a bold new course, to complete a large contemporary painting for your home and be guided through every step of the process from ideation, to composition, choosing a colour pallet, and completing a finished painting.

What to bring:

  • Acrylic paints - (Chromacryl/Atelier/Matissse)
  • Warm yellow/yellow deep
  • Cool yellow/cadmium yellow light
  • Warm red/cadmium red
  • Cool red/primary red
  • Warm blue/ultramarine blue
  • Cool blue/pythalo blue
  • Magenta
  • White/titanium white
  • Black (optional)
  • Acrylic paintbrush set
  • Pallet
  • Rag
  • Jar for water
  • Apron (optional)
  • Lead 2B pencils
  • 1 canvas roughly 10X10inch to 12x16 inch
  • 1 canvas 30X30 to 40X40 inches (or any large sized canvas to be purchased later in course)
  • Canvas paper pad (A4 or A3)

Further materials may be required throughout the course


Please note, COVID restrictions may apply at the time of this course. By enrolling, you agree to abide by the restrictions at all times while onsite. Please visit the COVID Safe page on our website to read the most up to date information, or visit

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Building Access:

FAC is a heritage listed building with access limitations. If you have any special access requirements please contact reception on 9432 9555 before enrolling in a course.

Students with Special Requirements:

If you or the person you are wishing to enrol has special requirements, please contact reception on 9432 9555 to discuss suitability and how we can help.

Tutor Maggie Johnson

Maggie is a Western Australian Artist living and working in Walyalup/Fremantle. She has completed studies in both Fine Arts and Creative Arts Therapies and now works as an acrylic painter, mural artist and digital designer/illustrator with a passion for attaining an overall element of fun in her work.

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