Do you lead a busy and stressful life? Are you working long hours? Are you always on your computer? Would you like to find your creative niche?
Then this is for you. Give yourself the time to free that voice that has always been there
The chance to express, draw, paint, create and free the mind from stress. Learn how to tap into your full creative potential. Learn to Calm and Focus your mind and at the same time release stress and find harmony through art.
Anybody can draw, everyone can be creative - unlock the missing key to your unlimited potential.
Learn the Basics of Drawing & Painting in One Day in VARSITY LAKES with Michelle Ward
SCHEDULE FOR SATURDAY
DRAWING – MORNING 11am-1pm
In one day learn the basics of drawing how to sketch, shade, using pencil, pen & charcoal. Produce 3 drawings, still life, portrait, landscape (Bring photos)
Lunch break 30 minutes
Share some history of different artists, through books. Discuss different styles of artists, mediums. Discuss mixed media and different materials. Find out who your favourite style of artist is.
PAINTING AFTERNOON 1.30pm – 3.00pm
Learn how to mix a colour wheel using Acrylic paint. Mix your own colours using only the primary colours. Learn basics of working with acrylic paint. Using one of the drawings from the morning. Sketch onto a canvas and paint using Acrylic Paints
EXTRA NOTE: I will develop the workshops based on the specific requests of the students. I will teach the basics in drawing, shading, painting, colour mixing, perspective and above all I will be encouraging you to find your colour in this palette of opportunity. An informal casual atmosphere where you are free to express your creative self.
Things to bring
Something for lunch – vegetarian shared ~ Photograph of one person close up of head. Favourite Images or photos of a person, a landscape, and a still life. An apron or shirt to cover your clothes. An A3 Plastic Portfolio with a zip top to keep your work in.
Workshop includes all materials.
TUESDAY NIGHTS WILL BE LESS FORMAL AND WILL BE FOR THOSE WISHING TO EXTEND THEIR CREATIVE PRACTICE. SKILLS AND TECHNIQUES WILL BE TAUGHT AND ALL LEVELS OF ARTISTS ARE WELCOME TO ATTEND.