Painting Impressionist Landscapes from Photos with Mellissa Read-Devine


Join Mellissa Read-Devine for this bold and colourful landscapes workshop. Learn how to simplify shapes and keep your colours bold and bright, learn about colour mixing, composition and much more.

Bring along photographs of landscapes/gardens that you might like to paint. Mellissa is known for her impressionistic style of painting, has been the recipient of many award and prizes and is displayed in many galleries and private collections. She is a regular tutor all over Sydney and we’re pleased to have Mellissa at Art Est for several workshops throughout the year.

Is this course right for me

Some prior experience with acrylics is assumed. Students should have attended at least an introductory workshop or class.

Price, inclusions and materials

Price excludes materials unless specified otherwise. Please bring everything specified as we do not sell art materials.If you are unsure about materials, please don’t hesitate to contact us.

Located conveniently in Sydney’s inner west, Art Est. provides a boutique learning experience in a stylish light-filled warehouse. “Our class sizes are kept to only 10-12 students, ensuring each student receives the individual tuition they need” says Ms McNamara.

Classes are available weekdays, evenings and Saturday mornings. “We also have a great range of single day weekend art workshops available, a perfect option for visitors to Sydney looking for things to do, or for someone who doesn’t have time to commit to a term class” adds Ms McNamara.

For more information on classes and their availability please contact Art Est. by phone 02 9564 1519, email or visit the Artest website.

Art Est. Art School and Gallery is a dynamic creative hub for the visual arts in Sydney’s inner west established in 2008 by Leichhardt resident, Jennifer McNamara. Located in a spacious, light-filled warehouse, Art Est. is an inspiring art space with four dedicated teaching studios, artist studios and art gallery creating a community for both children and adults.


Art Est. Art School and Gallery @ Studio 4, 67- 69 Lords Road, Leichhardt, NSW 2040




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