At The Painting Cave we offer classes to students from age 6 years (Grade 1) to age 100. Since we are a teaching studio, beginners of all ages are welcome. Please scroll down to see the classes that we offer.
Adult Art Classes
Who am I?
My name is Jacqui (Jax) Simpson. I am an Artist and teacher and have taught many students over 30 years.
I am passionate about Art and about those who want to learn how to create art.
I work in all mediums except Oil paint (I have an aversion to the toxins in the process of oil painting – sad, but true. My husband is busy experimenting in Water-Soluble Oil paint, so hopefully that will change soon)
I teach all other mediums including:
- Acrylic Paint
- Watercolor Paint/pencils
- Pastels (oil and dry) and Pastel pencils
A Place to Meet
Most Artists (beginner and professional) could do with a little encouragement, inspiration, motivation, and guidance.
Sometimes, just a place to work! A place to meet other artists, do a workshop or an art session with a professional to guide you.
The Painting Cave Art studio has easels, tables, great coffee, and good music and is available to artists who wish to use it as a place to work when we are open, at a nominal fee. (please inquire as this will depend on time, space and requirements that you may need)
Give me a call and I will give you details.
A Place to Learn
Artists of all levels may book an individual session (2 hours) with me for one-on-one tutoring at R 400 per session. (I do offer a 6 pm – 8pm session for those who cannot attend during the day. Unfortunately, I cannot do these sessions on a Saturday. I will guide you in your respected medium or request that you have for a single or succession of classes to complete a specific project with my guidance.
Your class will be planned specifically around you and your needs. I will give you assignments to continue within your own time at home. When you are ready, you may request an additional class. If you are a beginner and you are not sure of your needs, I will put a program together for you that will have you up and running in no time at all.
We also have a nicely stocked little store that caters for most of our workshops and art mediums.
Payment is required to secure your seat. Please give me a call or drop me a message below and we can arrange a date and time for your session.
4 Typhoon Road, Pierre Van Ryneveld, Centurion
082 490 7876
Tue: 10:00am - 6:00pm
Wed: 10:00am - 6:00pm
Thu: 10:00am - 6:00pm
Fri: 10:00am - 6:00pm
Sat: 9:00am - 1:00pm
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