Exploring Acrylic Mediums

Led by Lisa Chandler
Suitable for all levels
Saturday 22nd and Sunday 23rd May 2021

NZ $370pp (includes all Acrylic Mediums)

Minimum 4 – Maximum 8 people

Book a 2021 weekend workshop by 30th November 2020 to receive our 10% off Early Bird Special! AND if you book 2 or more weekend workshops you’ll also receive a free book on Acrylic Painting!

This workshop is designed to introduce you to some of the many Acrylic Mediums available, including Glazing Medium, Soft Gel Medium, Heavy Gel Medium, and a variety of textured mediums. Knowing the properties of each medium, how and when to use them successfully can really enhance your paintings!

MATERIALS LIST – please bring:

Details to come . . .

Onsite studio resources include a table/easel/chair for each participant, painting boards, painting palettes, water containers, rags, paper towels, scrap paper, newspapers etc and a library of art books.


Are you travelling? ART HAVEN can tailor an art pack for you, with everything you need for this workshop, including a cardboard tube so you can take your paintings home with you. Please request further details on the booking form.

9.30am onwards arrive at Art Haven studio to set up
10am – 12.30pm workshop (with tea break)
12.30 – 1.30pm lunch
1.30pm – 4pm workshop (with tea break)
4pm – 6pm free time (studio stays open till 6pm)
6pm onwards drinks and snacks
6.30pm dinner
Optional art movie

9.30am onwards arrive at studio
10am – 12.30pm workshop (with tea break)
12.30 – 1.30pm lunch
1.30pm – 4pm workshop (with tea break)
4pm – 5pm pack up, clean and depart when ready

2 day workshop NZ $370pp (includes all Acrylic Mediums)


  • Minimum of 10 hours professional tuition
  • All Acrylic Mediums
  • Healthy regional foods  – 2 morning and 2 afternoon teas, 2 lunches and 1 dinner with selected drinks
  • All art equipment ie: table/easel/chair/water containers/scrap paper/rags etc
  • Access to a library of books on contemporary painters
  • Optional movie night – art related of course!
  • Comprehensive workshop notes to take home


  • Transport to and from ART HAVEN – check out our location page for details
  • Accommodation – check out our accommodation page for options
  • Art materials unless listed
  • Travel insurance

BOOK NOW!  places are limited to 8 participants