Classes / Workshops / Painting Retreats


" Join me to capture the world with our paints and brushes"


Please see below for current and upcoming classes/workshops. From time to time, I also offer pop-up outdoor travel sketch workshops and private lessons.  




Please see students' testimonials -  Click here.  

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2019 Term 4 - Weekend Workshop

2. Ink Pen & Watercolour Wash workshop (Fully Booked)

Date: 7 Dec  (Sat)    Time: 10am – 3pm

Venue: Uxbridge Arts and Culture Centre, Howick 

Learn how to capture a scene with effective ink Pen & Watercolour wash. Ginette travels with her sketch book, she will show you how fun it can be to do travel sketching during your travel.

(Please book with Uxbridge Art and Culture Centre, Howick)


 2020 Summer Sketching Workshop 

( Open for booking now!)

1. Travel Sketching Workshop I – “Istanbul Travel”

Time: 10am -12pm, 13 Jan (Mon), 2020 
Venue:  Coffee and Durum Cafe (2A Hakanoa Street, Grey Lynn, Auckland)
Fee: $60 Material all inclusive. Limited seats!
You will be learning how to do a travel sketch on Istanbul sights and scenery and have a finished sketching on postcard to take home.

          ****Register now by email ****

2. Travel Sketching Workshop I – “Paris Travel”

Time: 12pm -2pm, 1 Feb (Sat), 2020 
Venue:  Coffee and Durum Cafe (2A Hakanoa Street, Grey Lynn, Auckland)

Fee: $60 Material all inclusive. Limited seats!You will be learning how to do a travel sketch on Istanbul sights and scenery and have a finished sketching on postcard to take home.

  ****Register now by email ****




2020 Impressionist Watercolour and Sketch Retreat in Tuscany!! 

Learn color & light in the Tuscan countryside through sketching and watercolour while enjoying fabulous wine, Italian cuisine, and great company!   

 << Open for  =>>  Booking now  !!  Early bird offer ends 1 Feb 2020! >>
Date:  1 Sept  ~ 8 Sept, 2020  

Venue:  Tuscany, San Fedele, Italy

Join me for an inspiring painting trip. I will help students find daily inspiration by capturing the essence of the subjects and scenes we will be sketching and painting.  Our works will carry feelings, capturing the incredible moments we experience in San Fedele and surrounding towns in the beautiful Tuscany.   


Please make your booking now: 








Testimonials from adults classes/workshops

 "I have learnt a lot from Ginette about Watercolour,pen and ink . Her style of teaching is so vibrant and uplifting. She has clear instructions and takes us to higher levels in our skills. I have more confidence to keep going further in my art". - Janice

"In one word it was brilliant.  The sheer energy that Ginette brings to her teaching is infectious and makes everything seem possible.  Her style to demystify even the most complex of skills is an incredible talent that only comes with someone who is totally comfortable with their profession.  We all left with a watercolour we could be proud of achieving in such a short time.  The same picture, but very different as she encouraged us to take risks and just "have a go"".- Ann

"Loved learning the techniques new to me. Quickness encouraged made me to focus on the basic outlines first then the main subject. Ginette guided me to where the faint washes should be, then to highlight. Chinese brushes are a revelation! Thank you Ginette for your enjoyable, sociable classes." - Sally 

"Ginette style of teaching  breaks things down into understandable sections which make"complex" concepts easy to understand. She is always enthusiastic, informative and encouraging. I really enjoy all her different classes". - Louise


" Ginette has a passion for her art and helping artist be the best they can be. Love the course, will be back for more next term." - Paul

" The class has given me a boost - as I have been caring for the past 8+ years. The teaching from a very enthusiastic teacher has encourage me to take up my art again." - Judith


"The energy that Ginette brings to the workshop is contagious. It encourages me into stretch my skills and not work within my comfort zone.  Amazing classes!! highly recommended" - Ann

"Every class results in a new art work,new brush strokes are learnt and practised. Ginette is a friendly and generous teacher. The painting work is relaxing and meditative" - Barbara

"喜欢看王老师胸有成竹,一挥而就的神奇“ -HuiLing

"老师亲自示范教学,由浅入深, 容易学习。 老师从素描到水彩和国画样样精通,可以帮学生开启对艺术的兴趣与潜能。“  - Tracy 

Testimonials from young artist training program:

"I like the class because it's relaxing, you get to learn a variety of techniques, different types of art, etc. The way Ms. Ginette's teaching is very good because she interacts with us a lot which in my opinion is very important" - Paris

" I like the way how teacher Ginette teaches us in art class, it's not too strict and we can express our own style. It's very creative. We get to do  lots of different types of drawing. I also really like her style of painting and drawing!" - Maggie

" I learned how to draw realistic things, also cool techniques on how to make your drawing nice. I learned watercolour, pencil sketching and also Chinese Watercolour which I have never learnt it before. Thank you!" - Chloe

"I like teacher Ginette's class because she teaches many different type of drawing and painting techniques. She also encourage us to be creative in our art" - Teresa

" Teacher Ginette teaches me the how to do tones and shades. The things I learn in class also improves my drawings I do at home. I like teacher Ginette's way of teaching" - Chole Y






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