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 variety 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



 You pay only R350 per lesson.

If you enroll per month, you pay a monthly fee at a 15% 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