art classes for beginners / zentangle® sessions


Art classes for beginners

If you are 12 years of older and you wish you can draw realistic pictures, want to develop your budding talent, or are a high school student who struggles with your art / design practicals, you are at the perfect place.

You do not need any previous art experience to enroll.

Attend classes at a time that suits you.

What you will learn

You will learn to use a variety of art materials, including graphite pencil, charcoal, coloured pencils, soft pastels, watercolour paint and acrylic paint.

You will learn to draw and paint a varienty of subjects, including still lifes, animals, close-ups, flowers, landscapes, portraits and figures.

You will develop a solid artistic skill set and build artistic confidence.

The first things you will learn, covers:

  • how to observe like an artist
  • how to draw perfect proportions and perspective like an artist
  • how to shade like an artist, including shading fur, hair, skin, glass, metal, rock, trees and many, many more
  • how to create the illusion of three-dimensionality and depth in grayscale, as well as colour
  • how to used colours
  • how to draw photo realistic pictures in graphite, charcoal, coloured pencils, pastels
  • how to paint using watercolors and acrylics




All art fees include the materials you will use in class.

You pay only R350 per lesson.

If you enroll per month, you pay a monthly fee at a 10% discount.


Before and after student works

Alicia enrolled for art classes at Right Edge Art in April 2014 after attending painting classes with a famous painter in Cape Town.

April 2013

July 2016

March 2014

Feb 2015