What we're about

Learn art and socialise! This is a group for anyone who wants to learn art (acrylics, oil painting, sculpting, abstract, water colours and more) in a fun, relaxed and entertaining setting. Events are hosted by Art In Bloom Academy's charismatic, professional artists in bars, studios, outdoors and other cool locations around Auckland. Perfect for beginners or those looking to do something different.

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Upcoming events (4+)

Acrylic Pour - Infinity Pour Technique @ Studio One Ponsonby

Studio One Toi Tu

DESCRIPTION
Learn how to pour acrylics, with all materials included to complete 2 one-of-a-kind paintings.

Please note: The Infinity Pour is a stand alone class using 2 cups or can be done before/after any other acrylic pouring class as each one teaches a different technique.

This workshop is for beginners to acrylic pouring or just art in general. No prior experience of any art form required. If you’re looking to get a bit creative while having TONS of fun then this is for you.

Acrylic pouring is a very delicate science and you’ll be given all the tips and tricks to get it right the first time.

You will learn the techniques for this modern art form, including how to pick the right colours, mixing with the correct mediums and how to create cells. You will be given step-by-step instructions on how to create your own masterpiece. We provide all materials, including paints, mediums, aprons and panels (2 x 30cm x30cm painting). The paintings will be dry and ready to take home 2 days after the event.

Details:

Limited seats, bookings essential via artinbloom.co.nz

Address: Studio One, 1 Ponsonby Road Auckland (near the corner of K-Road and Ponsonby Road, there is free street parking around but it can fill up. There is also a Wilson Car Park right next to Studio One)

What to bring:
– We provide everything needed for painting, wear clothes you don’t mind getting a bit of paint on. The paint is washable.

Tickets:
$85 for a 2 hour lesson including all materials and step-by-step instructions

Cancellation policy: No refunds or cancellations. Tickets are transferable if you notify us of the name change by emailing [masked]

Like us on Facebook to keep up with future events! www.facebook.com/artinbloomacademy

Acrylic Pour - Dutch Pour Technique - Studio One - Ponsonby

Studio One Toi Tu

DESCRIPTION
Learn how to pour acrylics, with all materials included to complete 2 one-of-a-kind paintings.

Please note: The Dutch Pour Technique is a stand alone class or can be done before/after any other acrylic pouring class as each one teaches a different technique.

This workshop is for beginners to acrylic pouring or just art in general. No prior experience of any art form required. If you’re looking to get a bit creative while having TONS of fun then this is for you.

In this two hour course you will be taught the Dutch Pour Technique. Acrylic pouring is a very delicate science and you’ll be given all the tips and tricks to get it right the first time.

You will learn the techniques for this modern art form, including how to pick the right colours, mixing with the correct mediums and how to create cells. You will be given step-by-step instructions on how to create your own masterpiece. We provide all materials, including paints, mediums, aprons and panels (2 x 30cm x30cm painting). The paintings will be dry and ready to take home 2 days after the event.

Details:

Limited seats, bookings essential via artinbloom.co.nz

Address: Studio One, 1 Ponsonby Road Auckland (near the corner of K-Road and Ponsonby Road, there is free street parking around but it can fill up. There is also a Wilson Car Park right next to Studio One)

What to bring:
– We provide everything needed for painting, wear clothes you don’t mind getting a bit of paint on. The paint is washable.

Tickets:
$85 for a 2 hour lesson including all materials and step-by-step instructions

Cancellation policy: No refunds or cancellations. Tickets are transferable if you notify us of the name change by emailing [masked]

Like us on Facebook to keep up with future events! www.facebook.com/artinbloomacademy

Wine and Paint Party - Starry Night - Van Gogh's Painting

La Zeppa Kitchen and Bar

• What we'll do
Grab a brush and a drink and let’s get painting! No previous painting experience or artistic ability required. Art In Bloom’s Wine and Paint Party is a social painting class that will give you step by step instructions on how to create your own masterpiece in a fun and relaxed setting. It is great for dates, catching up with mates or for meeting new friends.

We provide all the materials you need (easel, art smock, canvas, acrylic paint, brushes) along with step by step instructions to help get those creative juices flowing. At the end of the event you will leave with your own painting ready to hang up on your wall.

Arrive at 1:45pm, painting starts at 2pm sharp

TICKETS:
Tickets are required to attend. Get yours now from www.artinbloom.co.nz

COST:
$55 per person including all materials.
Group discount: 3+ tickets for $49 per person including all materials - select the group ticket price when purchasing 3 or more tickets.
Please be aware there are no door sales available.
EARLY BIRD special: Get a free drink included when you book by the Sunday the week before the event.

FAQ:
What's the canvas size?
You'll be painting on a large 16x20inch (40x50cm) streched canvas. It's self-framed and ready to hang so you wont have any costly framing expenses afterwards.

What is included/what do I need to bring?
All you need to bring is yourself. We supply the paints, brushes, canvases, art smocks, easels and more. Best of all we do all of the set up and cleaning up so you can focus on just having fun.

What drink is included?
An EARLY BIRD ticket, purchased by the Sunday the week before the event, includes one complimentary house beer/wine/spirit or non-alcoholic drink.

Cancellation policy: No refunds, but you can use your ticket for another Art In Bloom event with 72 hours notice.

• What to bring
Please see list in the main event post.

• Important to know
Please read the cancellation policy in the event post.

Art in Bloom runs events every week so if you can't make this one check out our website (www.artinbloom.co.nz) or like us on facebook (www.facebook.com/artinbloomacademy) for more events.

Wine and Paint Party

La Zeppa Kitchen and Bar

• What we'll do
Grab a brush and a drink and let’s get painting! No previous painting experience or artistic ability required. Art In Bloom’s Wine and Paint Party is a social painting class that will give you step by step instructions on how to create your own masterpiece in a fun and relaxed setting. It is great for dates, catching up with mates or for meeting new friends.

We provide all the materials you need (easel, art smock, canvas, acrylic paint, brushes) along with step by step instructions to help get those creative juices flowing. At the end of the event you will leave with your own painting ready to hang up on your wall.

Arrive at 1:45pm, painting starts at 2pm sharp

TICKETS:
Tickets are required to attend. Get yours now from www.artinbloom.co.nz

COST:
$55 per person including all materials.
Group discount: 3+ tickets for $49 per person including all materials - select the group ticket price when purchasing 3 or more tickets.
Please be aware there are no door sales available.
EARLY BIRD special: Get a free drink included when you book by the Sunday the week before the event.

FAQ:
What's the canvas size?
You'll be painting on a large 16x20inch (40x50cm) streched canvas. It's self-framed and ready to hang so you wont have any costly framing expenses afterwards.

What is included/what do I need to bring?
All you need to bring is yourself. We supply the paints, brushes, canvases, art smocks, easels and more. Best of all we do all of the set up and cleaning up so you can focus on just having fun.

What drink is included?
An EARLY BIRD ticket, purchased by the Sunday the week before the event, includes one complimentary house beer/wine/spirit or non-alcoholic drink.

Cancellation policy: No refunds, but you can use your ticket for another Art In Bloom event with 72 hours notice.

• What to bring
Please see list in the main event post.

• Important to know
Please read the cancellation policy in the event post.

Art in Bloom runs events every week so if you can't make this one check out our website (www.artinbloom.co.nz) or like us on facebook (www.facebook.com/artinbloomacademy) for more events.

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