top of page

About us

Unit 7 dural business park 

286-288 Newline rd Dural (behind Mc)

est 1995

Dural Art Studio has a stellar reputation in the Hills district for the supply of quality art products and the creative and innovative art classes and workshops for children and adults.



Celebrating 27 years !!


Maree Sproats is a qualified Art Teacher with a Bachelor of Education Degree (Art) graduating from Alexander Mackie CAE majoring in  education , child and adolescent development and psychology ,art history and visual studies, painting, drawing and textile art, with sculpture, photography, print making , ceramics and media  as minor subjects.


Having taught at high school for many years, Maree took her passion for art and teaching to develop her own studio at Dural in 1995. Maree now holds a number of classes at Dural Art Studio and Supplies incorporating Kreative Kids Art Classes. Maree has continued with strength in drawing and  painting, realistic, abstract and expressive style. Maree uses pastels,paint,pen,pencil ,ink with an impressionist influence and draws with a natural realism rendering with graphite and colour Experimenting with all forms of media to develop and pass on to her students. Subjects are inspired by her visual surroundings in the Dural area, the Australian landscape  and North Coast  seascapes, flora and fauna and colours of sunsets and reflections of light. Recent travels also influence Maree's subject matter and themes for term classes as well as Australian artists and Art Gallery focus exhibitions. 


School holiday workshops are held every holidays, along with term classes for school children on , Thursdays with particular attention to high school through to HSC Drawing  and other mediums   


Art parties and family and friends group book a  party are also available on saturdays.

Adult classes are conducted on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday mornings, 10am -12 developing individual needs in painting and drawing mediums. Specialist workshops are also available .


The business is the major Specialits FIne Art Supplies shop in the Hills District, with an extensive range of Quality Art Supplies and product knowledge for students and artists.

The Studio is conveniently located with parking at the door at Unit 7 286-288 Newline Road Dural (behind McDonalds at the Roundabout at Dural) Maree can be contacted by Phone 9651 3546 or emailing us at

OPEN Mon 10-3 Tues ,Wed, Thurs- 9.454-5 Fri 10-3

 (SCHOOL HOLIDAYS TIMES MAY VARY)*Closed public holiday,weekends Saturdays by Appointment

please call for updated hours.

bottom of page