Marie Haass brings to teaching her deep knowledge of art history, her mastery of traditional art techniques and art making experience that she has developed over the years as an art lecturer and practicing artist. She has also conducted numerous drawing workshops and art camps for the community and private art groups.

The artist studio is a place of creative transformation and after all these years, Marie says that she still enters her studio with a sense of anticipation. This is a physical space that supports an integrated approach to all facets of art experience

Marie offers you the opportunity to share her experience of art making.


Upcoming Workshops

The Art of Colour Pencils

The Art of Colour Pencils

Push your pencils to the limit. Move beyond colouring in and create your own art works using this versatile medium.  In this class, rediscover the incredible qualities of the coloured pencils. Marie has create a project to show you how to use and make the most of your colour pencils

By popular demand I am running again this workshop

Maximum 8 students


Next classes

Saturday 9th November 2018

9.30 am to 12.30


Thursday night  15th November 2018

6 to 9 pm

Tea and coffee provided

$ 45

Bring your own material. List provided on demand


Oil Painting for Beginners







Oil painting fundamentals for beginners

Have you always wanted to paint but haven’t known where to start? This 4 weeks series offers you the practical methods and techniques to handle oil paint confidently and expressively. The workshop explores various subjects matter weekly such as still life, landscape and abstract painting. .

Marie’s dynamic teaching style will inspire you.

Small classes in a professional studio setting


Next class will start on Friday 2nd November 2018

10 am-13 pm

Tea and coffee


$ 40 per class, series $160

Material list will be provided on request



Upcoming workshop

Relay Exhibition


Weekend Drawing Marathon with Marie Haass


  • Sat, Mar 3, 2018 10:00 AM 10:00 Sun, Mar 4, 2018 3:00 PM 15:00
  • Midland Junction Arts Centre (map)


Explore beyond your limit over two days of immersive drawing. Artist Marie Haass will lead participants through exercises of non-stop drawing to loosen up and to push beyond limitations. Working independently on the first day and collaboratively on the second, participants will work from still life and live models in a series of concentrated exercises. Learn to approach your artwork fearlessly and see what you’re capable of.

Marie Haass is a French/Australian visual artist. She studied and worked in Paris and Berlin before moving to Perth with her family. Her work is represented in major collections. She has held several lecturing positions in Visual Arts at Curtin University, Edith Cowan University and Central Tafe.

Saturday 3 & Sunday 4 March | 10am – 3pm I Suitable for 16+ yrs
$180 | $162 MAC Member I Materials supplied
Midland Junction Arts Centre 276 Great Eastern Hwy Corner of Cale St Midland WA



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