Creativity Workshop Part I : Grisaille
November 15 @ 18:30 - 21:00CHF55 – CHF65
— Künstler / Artist —
— English —
Enjoy a Fun and Colorful Evening in Zurich!
Creativity Workshop is a painting workshop series to introduce the basic techniques of Modern Abstract Painting. Abstract painting is a wonderful gateway for satisfying artistic expression. You can work with colors, dots, lines, shapes and textures and create a personal visual rhythm in a painting but you can also feel free and work in the intuitive way, gestural, you also can explore all different kinds of techniques.
The workshop series include four sections: Grisaille, Layering, Blending and Sgraffito , at each section you will learn a specific technique which will help you to achieve a new level for your abstract learning process …… on every second Monday, Rolando, our friend, host and artist from Cuba is looking forward to assist you to enjoy this new creative experience.You don’t necessarily need to participate the workshops in sequence. Every workshop is an individual section.
About Today’s workshop – Grisaille
Grisaille underpainting is a painting technique in which a composition is constructed completely in tones of grey. It is often used for underpainting, since it establishes light values underneath transparent glazes. There are multiple approaches to making an underpainting. A Grisaille is the simplest form, done with just black and white. Other forms include Verdaccio (done with shades of green), Brunaille (shades of brown). Using a grisaille makes it easy to have true darks in your painting.
This event is limited to a maximum of 10 people per session to ensure a calm atmosphere and optimal guidance.
Find more about Rolando’s work here.
Please note: This is not a typical “guided event”. There will be no step-by-step instructions for a particular painting. Instead, Rolando will show you techniques and tricks and encourage you to paint intuitively and freely. Also, this event takes place during our studio opening hours, we might have some open painting guests as well at the other table.
No prior Painting experience necessary, we’ll provide options for all levels
1 canvas and all Painting Materials Provided and Included in the Ticket Price. Our standard canvas size is 30x40cm, but you can upgrade to another size (e.g. 40x50cm, round 50cm, square 40cm) for 5-12CHF
Additional Canvas available at the studio (15-20Fr, paint incl.)
Language of Instruction: English & Español
This workshop is in English and Español. Dieser Workshop wird auf Englisch und Español gehalten. If you want to participate in this workshop but prefer a different medium (watercolor, charcoal, etc, …) we can try to arrange for that depending on the group size. In that case, please get in touch with Rolando directly before the event: firstname.lastname@example.org
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