Silk Painting

Basic Information

This class will teach you basic techniques of silk painting in a variety of ways using salt, alcohol or wax to create special effects and flowing designs. Projects will be selected with you to suit your experience, starting with simple pieces for the beginner, progressing to more challenging works and techniques allowing you to develop your silk painting skills.

Course Details

Teacher Yoshita Ahmed
Day / Time Saturday(4.30-7.30pm)
Course Session Saturday: 3 Hours
Duration 10 Weeks
Members Fee 1420
Non-Members Fee 25% Extra
Material Fee AED 250

Material Required

Silk light weight ( no 5)
Gutta for out liner
Anti spread solution
Silk fabric dyes(suitable for fixation by steaming)
Frame for stretching silk in preparation for painting
Paint brushes - a good selection of brushes is essential sizes 2,4,8,10 plus
A larger Chinese or form brush for backgrounds and large areas
Masking tape
Old brushes for using with wax
Small jars ( water)
Pencils for drawing
Thumb pins

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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