New Zealand Community Education Centres

Modern Art Workshop

Find your inner artist with this introduction to the exciting world of modern art techniques.


Explore some modern abstract art techniques including cubism and pointillism dot art and create your own modern abstract paintings to take home and enjoy. This modern art workshop is perfect for both beginners and experienced artists who wish to expand their imagination, master new skills and have fun.

By the end of the course, you’ll be able to:
• Demonstrate an understanding of some modern art techniques
• Demonstrate how to create artworks using colour, design, cubism and pointillism dot painting
• Complete at least three modern abstract paintings to take home
• Share ideas and have fun

A list of materials to bring (approximate cost $30, depending on what you already have) will be sent out when course numbers are confirmed. 

Note:  Courses need a minimum number to go ahead so if we don't have enough enrolments a few days before the start date, we have to cancel. We'll let you know by email so please check yours regularly. If you need to cancel your registration, here are our terms and conditions: "What You Need to Know".