Classical still life painting

Basic Information

Classical still life painting

This course suits participants of all levels. We will be working with a limited palette, going through techniques, lighting and composition, values and colour management. Studies in both charcoal and oil paint and demonstration will take place throughout the 8 week period. 

Participants of all levels, beginner to advanced, will benefit from this course.

Course Details

Teacher Nahida Beshara
Day / Time 9:30am -12:30noon
Course Session Thursdays
Duration 3 hours
Members Fee AED 1150
Non-Members Fee 25% Extra
Material Fee

Material Required



Titanium white
Yellow ochre pale
Cadmium yellow
Cadmium red
Burnt umber
Raw umber
Viridian green
Cobalt blue medium
Ivory black
Canvas size 35x45 - maximum 40x50 cm
Canvas preparation materials will be provided by the Tutor
Oil painting brushes, palette and palette knife, charcoal sticks, putty or regular eraser, odorless turpentine/spirit, recycled container.

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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