9 Art Classes That Won't Break the Bank
Words: Julia Howland
Whether you're a pro or just always wanted to take an art class (but didn't want to shell out heaps of $$$), we've got you covered.
Here is a list of some budget-friendly art classes to keep you busy this summer and get that creativity flowing.
Studio 18A, 236-248 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy
$120 - $240
Offering short courses in oil painting for beginner and advanced students. Plus 10% discount at local art supply stores!
544 Glenhuntly Road, Elsternwick
$75 - $895
One-off workshops and 8-week intensives available at this highly regarded studio. Painting, life drawing & much more on offer.
91 Moreland Road, Footscray
$20 - $515
Photography, drawing & painting classes are just the beginning at the Art Room.
195 Argyle Street, Fitzroy
Starting at $30
From hip hop hula hooping to business finance, these guys have covered all facets of life. And they are constantly adding more courses.
Various venues around Melbourne
Starting at $14
Learn how to make Samosas or create woodcut prints. The choice is your's!
1 St Heliers St, Abbotsford
$20 - $300
Casual classes and courses available. Plus writing workshops for the novelist in you.
142-144 Weston Street, Brunswick East
$50 - $350
Courses and workshops available that use porcelain, ceramic and the wheel to fine tune that inner potter.
21 Graham Street, Albert Park
Starting at $35
Another gem of all things creative and life-affirming, you can take drawing classes while learning how to create a less stressful existence.
404 George Street
Ok ok, this one isn't exactly the CHEAPEST, but we can put our personal approval on CCP. They have created Masterclasses that will benefit even the most experienced photographer. Plus they have free artists talks, lectures and an always impressive gallery.