"What do you think about painting, drawing and speaking English at the same time? We offer English lessons not only for foreigners. You can learn to talk about your art, you can start your career abroad. You will have doors open everywhere..."
The Drawing and Painting Course (19 lessons, 120min) is intended for the general public, the age of the students has no upper limit, the lower limit is determined by an individual consultation between the teacher, you and your child. The course is designed for beginners, intermediate and advanced students, and its content can by individually edited after an agreement with the teacher.
The course focuses on the basics of drawing and painting, following the traditional approach of teaching by studying the reality as well as a free cration, based on your own imagination. During the course, students are being introduced the basic art techniques and themes (starting with the pencil drawing, charcoal, red chalk, and gradually going on to painting - pastel, watercolor, acrylic or oil). Our students learn to know the basics of building image, composition, color composition, in order to achieve artistic expression. At the same time, they become acquainted with the art science, try to look into the development of fine art and being encouraged to follow up on the current art trends.
- Where? Fine Art Studio Balbínova 28, Praha 2 Vinohrady
- How much? Membership fee A (8300 CZK - adults), B (5900 CZK - youth up to 18 y.o.)
In our art studio we pay attention for a thorough selection of our lecturers, we focus on their own art activity – a personal experience cannot be quantified, at the same time we accept teachers who are empathic, intelligent and have a positive attitude not only to painting and drawing. The relationship between the teacher and the student is the basis we are building on. We believe that the pleasant creative atmosphere in the art studio is an important element that contributes awakening of your creativity. The character of the subjects structure and focus is depending on the individual artistic program of the lecturer, our teachers have strong personalities and the time spent by their side can be very inspiring for you.
Studying in the first semester is spread over several blocks:
- Drawing Still Life (introduction to drawing techniques, we will try pencil, charcoal, chalk, ink)
- Study of architectural space (interior and exterior painting, perspective, proportions)
- Figure Drawing (portrait, figure)
- Painting (color theory, picture composition, techniques: watercolor, pastel, acrylic, oil)
- Drawing in the open air
- Combined techniques (individual's own creation)
Art supplies available for free on the first lesson - Papers are available for free in the studio, other supplies for drawing (pencil, charcoal, red chalk, pastel...) and tools for painting (tempera, acrylic or oil paints, brushes, medium range), participants acquire by their own after consultation with the lecturer during the study. Recommended products list available here.