Candle Painting - New!

Learn how to transform a plain candle into a beautiful work of art in this one-day workshop. From tutor-led demonstration and explanation, you will learn the necessary steps to prepare and paint a plain candle in colourful acrylic paint. A hand-painted candle makes an ideal ornament or a heartfelt gift for Christmas, Easter, Christenings, Weddings, Birthdays, and many other special occasions. All material is supplied for this workshop. The workshop is designed for students of all levels of drawing and painting ability.

Course Content:

  • Preparing the candle for painting
  • Creating the candle design
  • Transferring the design to the candle
  • Painting the candle

Materials Supplied:

  • 2 x (7x15cm Pillar Candles) – One pre-prepared with Gesso
  • Sheet of Tracing Paper
  • Handout with Candle Design Ideas
  • Use of Pencils, Paint Brushes, Acrylic Paint, Gesso, and Masking Tape during the workshop

Learning Outcomes:

At the end of this Drawing Course, you will have learned about:

  • The steps needed to prepare a candle for painting
  • How to transfer design images onto the candle
  • How to paint your design onto a candle

What to bring:

Please come prepared:

  • A painting apron/smock or old shirt

Art Supplies Discount:

As a bonus for learning Art with SGSCC, all enrolled students are entitled to a generous 10% discount off the purchase of art supplies when they shop in-store at Eckersley’s Art & Craft, Taren Point! "View Eckersley's Website":https://www.eckersleys.com.au/ for product ideas.

About the Tutor:

'Michael (Mike) Fitzgerald is a qualified Commercial Artist with a broad range of experience within advertising and direct marketing. Mike who has worked as a commercial artist, design studio manager, art director, and print production manager currently owns and manages a Mobile Art Tutoring Business in Sydney, as well as conducting his personally designed creative workshops in Community Colleges.'

Other Information:

  • To ensure resources are ready for you at the start of your course, we ask you ideally enrol at least one week before the course commences.
  • All courses need a minimum number of students to run (“we try our hardest to get those”) . If your course does not have enough students it will be cancelled before the commencement and you will be informed.
$114 Limited inc GST / $108.30
Candle Painting - New!

<p>Learn how to transform a plain candle into a beautiful work of art in this one-day workshop. From tutor-led demonstration and explanation, you will learn the necessary steps to prepare and paint a

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