NatureArt Lab

CONTINUING ACRYLIC PAINTING - NATURE PROJECT, 7 - 28 June 2022, Intermediate level

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Create your own nature-inspired acrylic painting with a subject of your choice!

About the course

Designed for continuing acrylics artists, this four week project-based program will enable you to develop your own wildlife artwork under the guidance and mentoring of an experienced acrylics tutor. This course builds on the skills learned during the introductory acrylics course, and you will be working on a nature-inspired subject with your own reference photos.  Key steps will include a focus on developing your composition and initial drawings for your paintings, along with use of observation skills, research, correct tonal values, and then as you progress - working on the finer details of your subject. Additional tips and techniques will be demonstrated throughout the course.

Dates: 7 - 28 June 2022

Days/Times: Tuesdays 1.30pm - 4.30pm

Venue: NatureArt Lab Studio, 21 Blaxland Crescent, Griffith, ACT 

Materials: A materials list will be available on booking

Prerequisites/experience level:  Suitable for people aged 16+ beginners and students who have completed NatureArt Lab's Introduction to Acrylics course (or equivalent experience). 

About the tutor

Yvonna de Jong is passionate about nature and expressing her love of the natural world through creating large Acrylic artworks on canvas. Yvonna is a Canberra-based artist who has been honing her skills of observation and connection with nature for over 20 years through nature photography. Over the last 6 years Yvonna's painting has developed into such a passion, she can now be found most days painting in her studio. Her intention when teaching, is to encourage people to connect with what moves them about nature and develop skills to express this on canvas in their own way. Yvonna is interested in promoting the use of sustainably-sourced and environmentally friendly art materials and approaches. 

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Refund Policy:  Any changes or cancellations made by NatureArt Lab for any reason are 100% refunded or credited (for use on another course).  Any cancellations made by the purchaser are refunded (or held in credit) for the total amount LESS a $60 administrative processing fee.  Special consideration for waiving the $60 fee for compassionate/ extraordinary circumstances can be granted by NatureArt Lab by writing to

COVID-19 Policy: Students on NatureArt Lab studio courses or workshops are required to comply with all stated COVID-19 requirements specified at the time of booking.  This includes showing proof of double vaccination prior to entry at the NatureArt Lab premises, wearing of masks whilst inside, use of sanitiser on entry and during the course/workshop and maintaining social distancing. Any additional COVID-19 related restrictions and/or requirements will be conveyed by email prior to the course/workshop.  This policy will be reviewed and amended as ACT Government policy is changed and these changes will also be conveyed to students prior to commencement.

Discount Policy: Students may be eligible for Seniors Discount and/or Member Discounts on checkout.  If you are unsure about eligibility or how to claim this discount, please email

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