Mixed Mediums Painting | Watercolour Painting For Beginners | Tempera paints, Soft Pastel, Charcoal Pencil Paintings

First Name
Priyanka
Last Name
Agarwal
Course Summary

This long term course is aimed at introducing students to the world of art as well as teaching them the techniques of using many different mediums such as watercolors, soft pastels, gel pens, charcoal, tempera paints etc. in paintings. Students enrolling for this course will get briefed about art history and get an opportunity to hone their skills on using different mediums mentioned above in their paintings and be able to vision the medium they would like to work with. Students also get introduced to the concept of art therapy and the therapeutic advantages of art.

Course Duration
24 Weeks
Number of Students per section
2
Course Level
Beginner
Instruction Language
English
Taught On
Skype
Individuals
US$30.00

per week per student

1 week =
1
class
1 class =
60
minutes

Educator Profile

Educator Profile

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Instructor
First Name
Priyanka
Last Name
Agarwal
Number of years of relevant experience
12 Years
Teacher skill Keywords
Painting
Sketching
Drawing
Study Details
Post Baccalaureate
San Francisco Art Institute, California, USA
Work Details
Organization / Institute Name
Chhavi-art workshops for kids and adults to express their inner soul
Organization / Institute Name
Neev Academy
Organization / Institute Name
Waternoice.com

Course Details

This long term course is spread over a period of six months. Students get introduced to many different mediums for painting, i.e watercolors, acrylic, soft pastels etc. Further on students will be taught drawing with charcoal, soft pastels, pen and ink. This will give the foundation of depth, light, composition and shade. This course will then progress to teach students about each individual medium, i.e watercolors, acrylic, tempera paints etc. and the techniques to use these mediums to get the desired results, like the technique of glazing. Further, it will speak about masking, sponging, knife painting, use of a spatula. Demonstrate to students on how to attain texture, in a painting. Moving on this course will reveal to students the use of a dry brush followed by many other techniques. This course will also introduce students to the concept of art therapy mentioning the therapeutic advantages of painting.  Finally, the students will be guided in applying these different techniques to create art pieces as well as using the medium of art to display emotions and feelings.

Other courses by Priyanka Agarwal related to Painting are (1) Art of Monoprinting, (2) Charcoal Painting, Coffee Painting & Zentangles, and (3) Basics of Coffee Painting

About Priyanka Agarwal: Priyanka Agarwal’s name is synonymous with art. She is an artist in the true sense of the word. Earning a Post Baccalaureate from the prestigious San Francisco Art Institute in 2007 has only added to her repertoire and confidence. As someone who believes that art is a medium to express your inner-self and find yourself through this process, Priyanka has never been short of expression. Through the years she has expressed art through not just one medium but a variety of mediums in her own unique style. A style that has won her innumerable accolades and a beeline of admirers. She has showcased her work through umpteen solo as well as group exhibitions. Currently, Priyanka owns and heads Studio Chhavi that runs programs in arts and photography with the motto of helping individuals discover their inner selves through the medium of art.

Value Additions

You would have learnt the techniques of using many different mediums, in your paintings or art as well as gained the understanding to create self portraits. This course will also provide you with an environment that is not restricted by boundaries, giving you levy to stretch and explore your imagination to its limits, giving you the freedom to unleash your creativity. This course by introducing many different mediums used in paintings, will enable students to make decisions in regard to the medium they are most comfortable working with and would like to specialize in. By the end of this course, you will have unique art pieces that you would have individually created in the guidance of the teacher.

The ipassio Edge

 Students enrolling for this long term course on ipassio can be sure that they receive individual attention from the teacher, as the class strength is limited to 2 students. It also gives teachers the opportunity, to gauge their students progress in depth and make changes whenever and wherever required, to ensure the student gets the maximum out of this course. Since, long term courses are detailed, students get the advantage of learning intricate details about this art form. The limited strength of the class also ensures that there is a strong bond between the students and their teacher clearing out any inhibitions that the student might have. The sustained guidance available from the teacher ensures that the student does not deviate from set goals or targets. Learning from a revered, experienced exponent of this art form, through the long duration of this course, keeps the student inspired and motivated to achieve more.

Course Specific Benefits

This course acts as the perfect initiation for students interested in art, especially painting. They are introduced to and taught the techniques of using many different mediums. This course gives students the clarity on their preference of working with a specific medium as well as pushes them to further explore the art of painting with confidence.

 

Prerequites
  • Camel: Compressed charcoal black, soft charcoal, charcoal eraser, Sudha white charcoal;
  • Camel soft pastels box, Gel Pen;
  • Faber castell tempera paints, Camel synthetic brush set(round, flat), Water color set, Acrylic set, Spatula small size, Sponge small piece, Cloth, Palette;
  • Big white chart paper;
  • Black chart paper;
  • Texture handmade paper;
  • Drawing paper;
  • Water color paper; and
  • Canvas

Weekly Schedule

These sections are for individual students.

Click on Enrol corresponding to the Section that matches your schedule.
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SECTION DAY & TIME Available
Section
Section A
Tue 06:30 AM - 07:30 AM America/New_York
2 Seats
SECTION DAY & TIME Available
Section
Section B
Thu 06:30 AM - 07:30 AM America/New_York
2 Seats
SECTION DAY & TIME Available
Section
Section C
Sat 04:30 AM - 05:30 AM America/New_York
2 Seats
+91-97400-50326 for any questions.

FAQs

Question
How much time should a person practice each day apart from the time spent during the class?
Answer
It is completely on the student. More the practice the better the student gets.
Question
What extras (e.g. any study material) will the student get?
Answer
I will suggest books, artist names, events they should visit if they are in Bangalore and/or Kolkata.
Question
Do you have any specific expectations from students enrolling for this course?
Answer
Students should approach the sessions with an open mind and be ready to let go of their inhibitions.
Question
Will you provide any assessment?
Answer
Students are assessed and given feedback after every session.

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