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







by Priyanka Agarwal

12 Years Experience

Her work was displayed in several art exhibitions in the US and India.

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Instruction Language

: English

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. All this, in an environment of creativity without boundaries, giving students the leverage to explore mediums and styles differently or exhibit their own intuitive style.

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Teacher's Profile

Priyanka Agarwal

Experience: 12 Years

From: India

  • Teacher Skill Keywords

    Sketching, Drawing, Painting
  • Education

    Post Baccalaureate from San Francisco Art Institute, California, USA

  • Work Details

    Founder - Chhavi-art workshops for kids and adults to express their inner soul

    Art Educator - Neev Academy

    Art critic - Waternoice.com

About the Course

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.

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    Allegory, Bodegón, Figure, Illustration, Landscape, Portrait, Still life, and Veduta are the eight well-known types of paintings

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