Expressive Hand and Finger Painting with Robert

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Return to basics, get grounded and channel the freedoms of your inner child again with this addictive and expressive Hand and Finger Painting class!

We’ll be working with a range of acrylic paints and work through a number of approaches to create different tactile and visual textures, and layering.

This art class is for everyone. It focusses far more on your own experience of making your artwork, reclaiming painting if you haven’t done it for a while, and less about a finished masterpiece. So long as you enjoy yourself along the way.

All materials are provided, come along for some fun in this refreshing art class. Gloves available if preferred. 

What will we cover?

In this fun, hands on workshop you will learn how to: 

  • Work using acrylic paints
  • Different approaches for different techniques
  • How to layer your paint
  • You’ll leave with your own unique painting!

Please have a think about how to transport your artwork home safely.


  • Wheelchair Accessible Venue
  • Gender Neutral Bathrooms
  • Quiet Spaces
  • Discounted Early Bird Tickets
  • Free Tickets for First Nation Attendees
  • Auslan Interpreted Upon Request 

Who will be teaching? 

Robert (he/they) is a queer engineer. They clearly don’t express enough creativity in their day job, so by night goes by their alter ego ‘ART FIEND’.

Robert believes that art is for everyone and focuses value on the process more than the outcome. As well as different sorts of hands-on painting, Robert also loves sewing as its tactile nature is really good for mental health and de-stressing. You can follow Robert’s artistic pursuits on Insta.

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