Situated in the Northern Beaches of Sydney our Manly studio is where it all started for us back in 2011. We offer a range of classes, workshops, meetups and sketching day trips from our base here.


our classes


intro to travel sketching course

A 9 weeks course for those that have never sketched with us before. Learn the art of fast impressions, with minimal fuss and maximum joy and creative expression.

Next course starting:
July 24th 2018


travel sketching classes

Our original & most popular sketch classes for returning students. Progress your travel sketching and build a habit for life. 

Book as few or as many classes as you like per term.


'Adventures in sydney' travel sketching classes

Sydney is one of the worlds’ most scenic cities and our Sydney Adventure class invites you to discover it anew with a Sketcher's eyes. Classes run every Wednesday in a different Sydney city location each week.


our workshops

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A taste of travel sketching

Once a month we run 1/2 day workshops designed for those who're new to sketching but not yet ready for a 10 week course, or joining us from interstate. A fun day in Manly and a great way to 'try before you buy' our unique approach to travel sketching.

how to find us

97 Sydney Road, Manly

The Manly Studio is conveniently placed at the lower end of Sydney Road. We have street parking with a couple of area permits available. We are a 10 minute walk up Sydney Rd from the Manly Wharf if coming from town.

Manly tutors

Erin Hill
Founder and principle Tutor

Toni Konijn
Senior Tutor

Kathy Wesson
Senior Tutor

Gaye Pitt

Pamela Black

Donna Draper

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