Artist studies – Gustav Klimt


Artist study courses are designed to show you something of the working methods and approaches used by a great master, so that you know how to create similar effects whilst gaining a deeper understanding of their art.

Anyone who is looking to create bold decorative paintings will at some point look to the works of Gustav Klimt for help and inspiration. He is one of the most popular artists with the public at large. His delightful use of pattern and guilding made some truly delightful images. So why not sign up for this course and put a little more decoration into your own paintings.

Time –  Thursdays from 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm

Free tea and coffee

Location – Gosforth Parish Church Hall

Cost – £75

Dates to attend:
November 8th, 15th, 22nd and 29th, December  6th

What will you do on the course ?
Be shown how to use pattern to amplify the decorative appeal of your artwork

Explore using metalic paints within your work

Create a finished copy-painting

Make your own new painting in the style of Gustav klimt

What will you need to bring to the first class ?
This course can be undertaken using gouache, acrylic or water soluble oils.

Please bring images of Gustav Klimt’s work that you would like to emulate / copy to the first lesson, as well as your painting kit, including;

Palette, water pot, watercolour paper or oil/ acrylic painting paper, paints, brushes, pencil, drawing paper, eraser, pencil sharpener and a drawing board.

If you have any questions please feel free to email

The location

Venue: Gosforth Parish Church Hall, Wardle Street, South Gosforth, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, NE13 1RX

The studio is situated on the gound floor in the modern extension to the original building.  The room has large windows down one side of the room providing good natural light.

How would you get there ?
By Metro & Bus – There is a Metro entrance directly opposite the hall on the opposite side of the the road. – see map link below

By Car – There is parking provided within the Gosforth Parish Church Halls grounds.

How can you book a place on the course ?
By clicking on the BUY NOW  button below and following the payment procedures you will book your place on the course.
If you are unable to purchase the course online then please send a cheque for £,
made payable to:

Painting with Skill LTD

to…Jason Skill, Sikehead, Woodside Lane, Ryton, Tyne and Wear NE403ND
Places will be allocated on a first come first served basis. To avoid disappointment –  book early.

Why not buy this course as a gift for friends and family ?
Course cost – £75

Painting With Skill Limited, Company No. 5763767, a company registered in England and Wales.
Registered address: Sikehead, Woodside Lane, Ryton, Tyne and Wear, NE40 3ND