Gallery Quality Painting

If I have assessed you as suitable (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.), you can buy a lesson package and book yourself into any Gallery Quality Painting (GQP) session.

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

Learn "on the job" as I coach you through the processes used by the great artists and complete a Gallery Quality Painting in each session. .

  • 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.

Get ready to create paintings that will amaze you!

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

OK, you've painted a Van Gogh or 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"!

Gallery quality
Gallery quality

Requirements

  1. Be assessed as suitable for this course.
  2. Complete at least one painting from Paint a Masterwork.

Goals

Produce much more refined work showing the subtle touches of mastery.

Benefits

  • More individual coaching from me (smaller class size)
  • More painting time (less theory)
  • Higher quality output

Materials

  • More expensive materials
  • Impasto
  • Glazes - yes, you can glaze your previous works during the class!
  • Extenders
  • Stronger (Artist Grade) colours where required

Impasto effects
Impasto effects

New content

  • Classic Composition
  • Refined Brush Technique
  • Excitement of Edges
  • Amazing Greys
  • New brush types: Fan brush | Filbert Brush | Liner Brush

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

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