Seeking: Acrylics Teacher

Ashburton Community Centre is located in vibrant High St, Ashburton, next to the library at 160 High St, Ashburton.  We offer a range of classes, courses and activities to the local community. We are currently seeking an Acrylics teacher to teach a 2-hour painting class on Mondays 10:30am – 12:30pm to replace a long-standing teacher who is retiring. Classes run during school term only.

We are seeking:

  • Experienced, professional artist who works in acrylics
  • Good knowledge of techniques
  • Currently exhibits on a regular basis
  • To teach and manage students with a range of abilities
  • Some previous teaching desirable

About the class:

  • A small inclusive and friendly group
  • 6 – 10 students
  • 2 hours long – Mondays 10:30am – 12:30pm
  • Used to working with minimal structure but with guidance on hand

About the class structure:

  • Teaching students paints and colours and building up a visual vocabulary of colours
  • How to mix colours & techniques
  • Experimental techniques (optional)
  • Painting from images
  • Set topics as well as participant chosen images


Please contact Rachel Morley
Phone:   9885 7952