Large-Scale Painting Weekend (BACK!) with Joss Gregson

Working on a large canvas, create your own painting in this immersive weekend workshop. Be guided through painting techniques on the first day, such as colour theory, layering, and composition, before focusing on creating a large-scale painting over the rest of the weekend.

What to bring:-

  • Acrylic paint  - Titanium white, Carbon black, Matisse Primary red, yellow and blue, Prussian blue, Cerulean blue, Burnt Umber, Cadmium yellow medium, Pthalo green or blue, - bring any other colours you have!
  • Canvas (A3 min. - A1 max.)
  • Brushes selection to include - medium sized nylon/prolon flat, filbert, round plus a small round (Westart Scholastic Brush Set is a good start)
  • A large flat nylon house painting brush
  • Mediums (if you have any but not essential)
  • Palette (e.g. ice cream container lid is fine or a pro wet palette - rectangular)
  • Water jar
  • Visual diary or watercolour pad
  • Images or photographs that you might like to work from


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

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 or email [email protected] to discuss suitability and how we can help.

Tutor Joss Gregson

Joss Gregson is a prominent WA artist and a popular tutor at Fremantle Arts Centre.

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