Classical Portraiture

Basic Information

This introductory course suits ALL levels of experience - we will be lookimg at THE PORTRAIT 

and the reference material will be provided. We'll be talking about materials, the handling of oil 

paint and various techniques. This workshop is a "taster course" with a limited palette and 

participants can then decide whether to study this classical technique in more depth afterwards.

Course Details

Teacher Judy Shinnick
Day / Time Sunday(beginners) 9;30am to 12;30am Thursday(advanced) 9;30am to12;30am
Course Session Sunday 3 hours , Thursday 3 hours
Duration 12 weeks
Members Fee AED 1700
Non-Members Fee 25% extra
Material Fee

Material Required

canvas size minimum 25 cms by 30 cms. Maximum 35 cms by 45 cms . you may bring a second canvas or a piece of your own work to paint alongside the project.
PAINTS:- ivory black, yellow ocher or yellow ocher pale if you find it., cadmium red, burnt umber, cobalt blue or french ultramarine.
ACRYLIC:- raw umber, white

Terms and Conditions

1. Pre-registration required for all classes and payments to be made in advance.
2. Students must attend classes they have registered and paid for.
3. Makeup classes provided and refunds issued only if art center cancels any lessons.

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