Contemporary Art

Contemporary, traditional and abstract arts with acrylic, oil, pastel and/or mixed media are designed for those that love to explore. This course gives you the choice of working with your favourite medium or venturing into all. All levels are welcome.

Contemporary, traditional and abstract styles and techniques will be demonstrated with your choice of photographs or creative drawings. Some of the mediums introduced on this journey are ink, pastels, oil pastels, acrylic paint, oil paint, charcoal and textured mediums (for example, compound paste). Come along and enjoy the exciting world of colour and media.

Class duration: 2 hours and 30 minutes

Class Days and Times


At the first lesson, the instructor will discuss the mediums, styles and techniques of contemporary painting. Bring along the supplies you already have to this class and some items can even be purchased term by term to reduce costs. You can purchase from Jackson’s Drawing Supplies or other art suppliers.


Term one 2022
Term DatesPer term
Monday 31 January - Friday 25 March 2022 (8 weeks) $193.60
Term two 2022
Term DatesPer term
Tuesday 26 April - Friday 17 June 2022 (8 weeks) $193.60
Term three 2022
Term DatesPer term
Monday 18 July - Friday 9 September 2022 (8 weeks) $193.60
Term four 2022
Term DatesPer term
Monday 10 October - Friday 2 December 2022 (8 weeks) $193.60

Places in courses may be available after the course commencement date. Pro rata payment will be applied, course fees are adjusted accordingly. Please call 9400 4600 or visit the City’s Leisure Centres for details.

Classes do not run on public holidays.


Come and Try classes

Customers can try a class before enrolling for the term. Come and Try classes are available from week three of the term and for first time attendees only. Maximum of two Come and Try classes per term.

$18.70 for adults classes.


Heathridge Community Centre

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You can also enrol in person at the Leisure Centre - Craigie or over the phone by calling 9400 4600.

Craigie Leisure Centre

Whitfords Avenue
Craigie WA 6025
9400 4600

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