Academy Zaytoun ( Drawing – Pastel – Portrait – Oil painting )

(Pencil Drawing - Pastel Drawing - Portrait drawing - Oil Painting)

This course is catered to both, experienced artists and beginners. Through the creative method of this class, beginners will be taught the basic composition drawing, perspective and shading techniques using pencils, once the student has built up their confidence and basic skills, painting will be introduced. For advanced students, they will be guided to discover their own style and further improve their artistic skills and painting techniques.

Course Content

Pencil Drawing (3-4 months)
- Shading, basic shapes
- Still live, pottery, glass, metal and fabric
- Introducing composition
- Drawing trees
- Prespective

 

Portrait Drawing (3-4 months)

Requires Pencil drawing Course (3-4 months)
- Portrait drawing with pencil
o Basics of portrait drawing
o Anatomy of eye, nose and mouth (front, side, ¾)
- Portrait drawing with colors
o Live drawing of nose, mouth and eye from figure (sculptures)
o Figure drawing (sculpture) using pastel colors
o Figure drawing (sculpture) using oil paints

 

Painting (3-4 months)

Requires Pencil drawing Course (3-4 months)

- Soft Pastel
o Shading, basic shapes, still nature, pottery, drawing crystal, metal, fabric, pottery, drawing trees, perspective).
o Fully detailed painting copying using pastel colors.
- Oil Painting
o Shading, basic shapes, still nature, pottery, drawing crystal, metal, fabric, pottery, drawing trees, perspective).
o Practice of different techniques of oil paints.
o Final project (field trip to capture different scenes to create the final artwork).

 

Materials needed
- Sketch book Canson, size 25 x 35
- Faber Castell (made in Germany) pencils HB, 2B, 4B, 6B, 8B (green color from outside)
- Charcoal eraser
- Cutter
- Soft Pastel colors (box of 72 colors) Faber Castle
- Wooden frame 60 x 80
- Colored Canson papers
- Eraser
- 4 sheets of cellophane paper
- Pins

Language : Arabic / moderate English

 

Maadi Branch
Monthly classes / 870 LE
Excluding material
Once a week / 3 hour class
Sun 10:00am - 01:00pm OR 01:00pm - 04:00pm OR 07:00pm - 09:00pm
Mon 10:00am - 01:00pm OR 01:00pm - 04:00pm OR 07:00pm - 09:00pm
Tue 10:00am - 01:00pm OR 01:00pm - 04:00pm OR 07:00pm - 09:00pm
Min 3 and max 6 attendees.
 
Zayed Branch
Monthly classes / 980 LE
Excluding material
Once a week / 3 hour class
Thu 01:00pm - 04:00pm OR 07:00pm - 09:00pm
Min 3 and max 6 attendees
 
ALL CLASSES NEED TO BE BOOKED AND PAID FOR AT LEAST 3 DAYS IN ADVANCE

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