'Monet & Friends'

About

Explore the wonderful world of Monet, his friends and their art legacy, as you finish an amazing painting each session.

In each session of "Monet & Friends" you will enjoy:

  • A relaxing environment
  • Sharing your passion for art with lovely people
  • Listening to great music
  • Using the best paint and canvases
  • Intensive and expert coaching tailored to your specific skill levels
  • Monet's Palate

You can choose your session from this great array of paintings, which is growing all the time:

Whether you are a total beginner, an art student or already a practicing professional, seize the day and lift your game! No experience necessary! My innovative approach to the Western traditions will give your creative expression a huge boost.

Monet: Haystacks: Pedagogic material created by Peter Inglis for the Gallery Quality Painting sessions at Inglis Academy - www.inglisacademy.com
Monet: Haystacks: A sample of the pedagogic material I've put together for our 'Monet & Friends' sessions.

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Monet: Haystacks: White Frost, sunrise, 1889 - student paintings completed in one lesson at Inglis Academy - www.inglisacademy.com
Another Dream Team who are having great fun in our 'Monet & Friends' sessions (L to R): Linda - Naomi - Cherry - Louise - Vendula.

How do we do it? By using a process oriented system based on a deep practical knowledge of the methods used by the Masters of Western art.

Renoir: Bouquet of Roses, 1880.
Practical demonstrations are part of most sessions. This is a sketch painting of Renoir: Bouquet of Roses, 1880.

Monet: Water Lilies, 1919, No.2 \\o// Paint this in just one session at Inglis Academy - www.inglisacademy.com.
Vignettes are used to demonstrate particular techniques, here I am painting an excerpt from Monet: Water Lilies 1919, no.2.

Entry Requirements

  1. Complete an intro to 'Monet & Friends' session (regardless of you current skill level)
  2. Be assessed as suitable for the program
  3. Receive an invitation via email to join our 'Monet & Friends' program.

 'Monet & Friends' at Inglis Academy.
Our exclusive 'Monet & Friends' program gives you the opportunity to be expertly coached through a wide range of Western Art.

What will we learn

OK, you've painted a Monet under my supervision and received your invitation to join 'Monet & Friends'. You've already had experience with:

  1. My 4 step process
  2. Chevreaux Colour System
  3. Basic brush strokes

Learn the thinking and painting processes of the great artists as you develop your art skill and repertoire by completing one painting per session from our Syllabus.

Schedule yourself, pay for one lesson at a time, or a get a package.

There are enough great paintings in the syllabus that you can complete one per week for a year and never repeat yourself!

Now... we will take all of your new paintings to an new level!

  • Close to individual coaching in a supportive and fun group environment
  • Complete 1 painting per session.
  • Each session has a particular focus (perspective, glazing, brushwork, etc)
  • Produce high quality results
  • Boutique classes = Intensive and personalised coaching.
  • Develop your confidence as an artist
  • Use professional processes and methods.
  • Complete 1 painting per session.
  • Professional Studio Environment.
  • Use professional materials (Derivan Artist Professional and Derivan Matisse paints and mediums).
  • Learn ALL the tricks of the trade. There are no trade secrets here!

'Monet & Friends' course material | Vermeer: Girl with a Pearl Earring, 1665
I create teaching aids specific to each session.
Tone | Original image | Colour analysis and matching reference.

Monet's Palate

Enjoy Monet's favourite food!. \\o// Excerpt from the painting coaching at Inglis Academy - www.inglisacademy.com
Treat your palate with French gastronomic delights as you are coached in the art of the Impressionist palette!

Read more: Monet's Palate

Student paintings

Monet: Low tide at Pourville, 1882 | Student paintings completed in one session at www.inglisacademy.com, Sydney, Australia
One 'Monet & Friends' session was all that was required to produce this stunning ensemble of shimmering Monet, which will light up any room they're hung in!

Student works in the 'Monet & Friends' program.   Student works in the 'Monet & Friends' program.
Student works from the 'Monet & Friends' program.

Book a 'Monet & Friends' session

  • Buy a single lesson or a package (If you have been accepted into the course).
  • Book yourself into any of the 'Monet & Friends' sessions
  • Here is the current 'Monet & Friends' schedule, which is updated weekly.
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Get ready to produce paintings that will amaze your friends and family!

All sessions by date

Please note that due to the Wuhan Flu crisis of 2020, all classes are suspended until further notice.

On this page are all the available coaching sessions, arranged by date.

  • Direct link to 'Monet & Friends' schedule
  • About 'Monet & Friends'
  • Terms and conditions
  • If you are interested in auditioning for a spot in our 'Monet & Friends' program, email me at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and you will be kept up to date via my newsletter.

Start here | Audition | Your intro to 'Monet & Friends'

Please note that due to the Wuhan Flu crisis of 2020, all coaching sessions have been suspended until further notice.

If you are interested in auditioning for a spot in our 'Monet & Friends' program, email me at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and you will be kept up to date via my newsletter.


Paint one of the most famous impressionist masterworks by Claude Monet in your very first art lesson.

Monet: Poppy field near Argenteuil, 1873 | Intro to 'Monet & Friends')
For more detail on this painting click here: Monet: Poppy field near Argenteuil, 1873. Make sure you come back to this page to book your audition session.

More:

Your opportunity

Are you a time-poor professional who would really like to find the time to paint? If so, you've come to the right place!

In one session, change forever the way you see and enjoy art.

Develop your Art Literacy at an accelerated pace with my repertoire of over 100 masterwork paintings by Monet, Cezanne, Van Gogh, Renoir, Vermeer and others. This is the world's most accelerated art education method, designed to help you become the painter you want to be.

How good is it? Read some testimonials. Is it for you? Check your interest and curiosity level.

Your first session

Your first painting session at Inglis Academy is an audition based on your painting of Monet's Poppy field near Argenteuil, 1873. ( More about this session .)

Based on my assessment you may be offered a spot in our 'Monet & Friends' program.

Monet: Poppy field near Argenteuil, 1873 | Intro to 'Monet & Friends')
Paint one of the most famous impressionist masterworks by Claude Monet in your very first art lesson: Monet: Poppy field near Argenteuil, 1873.

How to book:

Find a session date

Email me at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with these details and I will send you a purchase link.

  • Session date
  • EACH attendee's:
    1. Full name
    2. email address
    3. mobile number

Note that bookings will not be accepted without these details. This is an anti-fraud measure that has unfortunately proved necessary.

Audition and Assessment

During your first session I will assess your:

  1. Curiosity about Art.
  2. Problem solving skills.
  3. Ability to learn.
  4. Sensitivity to Colour
  5. Sense of Style
  6. Ability to work well in a small, focussed group.

If accepted, you will be offered the opportunity to join a select group of art enthusiasts in our 'Monet & Friends' program.

By their fruits ye shall know them... ... add some paintings to your life!

Gallery Quality Painting

See the video at YouTube

About

Get ready to create paintings that will amaze you!

Whether you are a total beginner, an art student or already a practicing professional, seize the day and lift your game! No experience necessary! My innovative approach to the Western traditions will give your creative expression a huge boost.

Complete a Gallery Quality Painting in each session as you learn the thinking and painting processes of the great artists.

Monet: Haystacks: Pedagogic material created by Peter Inglis for the Gallery Quality Painting sessions at Inglis Academy - www.inglisacademy.com
Monet: Haystacks: Pedagogic material created by Peter Inglis for the Gallery Quality Painting sessions at Inglis Academy.

Monet: Haystacks: White Frost, sunrise, 1889 - student paintings completed in one lesson at Inglis Academy - www.inglisacademy.com
Another Dream Team who are having great fun in our Gallery Quality Painting stream (L to R): Linda - Naomi - Cherry - Louise - Vendula.

How do we do it? By using a process oriented system based on Maslow's psychology and a deep practical knowledge of the methods used by the Masters of Western art.

Renoir: Bouquet of Roses, 1880.
Practical demonstrations are part of most sessions. This is a sketch painting of Renoir: Bouquet of Roses, 1880.

Monet: Water Lilies, 1919, No.2 \\o// Paint this in just one session at Inglis Academy - www.inglisacademy.com.
Vignettes are used to demonstrate particular techniques, here an excerpt from Monet: Water Lilies 1919, no.2.

Entry Requirements

  • Complete a Beginner's session (regardless of skill level)
  • Be assessed as suitable
  • Receive an invitation email to Gallery Quality Painting

Gallery quality
Gallery Quality paintings.

What will we learn

OK, you've painted a Monet under my supervision. You know the drill now:

  1. My 4 step process
  2. Chevreaux Colour System
  3. Basic brush strokes

Now... we will take all of your new paintings to "gallery quality"!

  • Almost individual coaching with the benefit or a positive group environment
  • Each session has a particular focus (perspective, glazing, brushwork, etc)
  • High quality results
  • Boutique classes = Intensive and personalised coaching.
  • Develop your confidence as an artist
  • Use professional processes and methods.
  • Complete 1 painting per session.
  • Professional Studio Environment.
  • Use professional materials.
  • Learn ALL the tricks of the trade.
  • Develop a huge repertoire, quickly.

Vermeer: Girl with a Pearl Earring, 1665
I create teaching aids specific to each session.
Tone | Original image | Colour analysis and matching reference.

Student paintings

Monet: Low tide at Pourville, 1882 | Student paintings completed in one session at www.inglisacademy.com, Sydney, Australia
One Gallery Quality Painting session was all that was required to produce this stunning ensemble of shimmering Monets, which will light up any room they're hung in!

Student works in the Gallery Quality Painting course.   Student works in the Gallery Quality Painting course.
Student works from the GQP program.

Book a Gallery Quality Painting session

  • Buy a single lesson or a package (If you have been accepted into the course).
  • Book yourself into any Gallery Quality Painting (GQP) session
  • This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. if you need assistance

Here is the current Gallery Quality Painting schedule, which is updated weekly.

Get ready to produce paintings that will amaze your friends and family!