Master class on iconography and painting - is a great opportunity to create a real icon, a picture of yourself! Even if you've never tried to paint with oil paint, egg tempera, we will find you a job on the force. You can perform icon paintings, which will decorate your home or a perfect gift.

With the icons you've mastered the basics of the composition, the basic techniques of egg tempera, will prepare the ground for the writing of icons, familiar with the secrets of gilding, drawing ornament on the background of the icon, as well as the coating technology.

On the master-classes on painting, you will learn the basic techniques of oil painting, you will be shown the specific techniques for working with a palette knife, working in grisaille technique (a paint job and whiting), familiar with the work of artists of different directions and genres, learn the basics of composition, of color.

Classes in painting and iconography are designed for people of all ages and fitness.

From people starting "from scratch", to the people who were involved and are ready to further develop their skills and his gift.

With our courses in icon painting and painting you will increase your level of knowledge, gain skills that will help you in the future work of the designer, decorator, artist, painter.

Schedule Master-classes on painting:

Monday - from 11 - 15 hours 16 - 20 hours

Tuesday - from 11 - 15 hours 16 - 20 hours

Schedule Master-classes iconography:

Wednesday - from 11 - 15 hours 16 - 20 hours

Lesson lasts 4 hours. Simultaneously, the group has 3 or 4 people.

All materials are provided for primed canvas, oil paint, brushes, palette knife, easels, palettes, solvents, varnishes, and other cloth.

The curriculum is divided into 2 phases. Stage 1 - initial, stage 2 - the main.

Stage 1. Lesson №1 Forms and genres of painting.

Materials and tools used in painting (paints, varnishes, solvents, palette).

Painting techniques:

a) painting "alla prima"

b) a multi-layer painting

c) Technology glazing

d) Technique palette knife

Practical work: drawing from nature in one of the techniques (flowers, still life).

Lesson №2 basics of composition.

Perspective: linear, tone. The horizon line, the construction plans for example, roads, landscapes, still lifes and portraits.

Linear constructive drawing of still life in grisaille technique. Grisaille (fr. Grisaille, on the gris-gray) monochrome painting:

a) the principle of a three (light partial shade, shade)

b) three options for organizing pictures

Lesson №3 Basics chromatics.

  • Color - color harmony

  • colored layer

  • Colour contrast

  • Mechanical and optical color mixing. Color palette, working with local color.

  • Color palette, working with local color.

Exercise: Working in the individual coloring of pictures (landscape, seascape, portrait, flowers, creative composition).

Lesson №4 color and light.

  • Local color.

  • Color saturation.

  • Tone.

  • Transfer character lighting, the location of objects in space.

Practical work: Still life from a different material objects with distinct spatial plans.

Lesson №5:

  • "Modeling the form" color using color, light and shadow. Creating a depth of space by the prospects of color svetotonalnoy decision.

  • Creating a depth of space by the prospects of color svetotonalnoy decision.

  • Of color and light effects.

Workshop: Staged work.

2nd stage. Lesson №6 genres of painting:

  • portrait

  • landscape

  • marina

  • architectural

  • religious

  • decorative

Workshop: Work on the genre.

Lesson №7 main styles of painting.

  • Paintings era:

  • Byzantium

  • Rebirth

  • Baroque

  • Classicism

  • romanticism

  • Realism

  • Impressionism

  • Modernism

  • Vanguard

Exercise: A copy of the author's work, or in the style of the chosen period.

Lesson №8 authoring style in painting.

  • The ability to implement a creative idea.

Lesson №9 Create compositions using: silhouette, rhythm, contrast plastic.

Workshop: Work on the original compositions.

Lesson №10 Securing skills and techniques in creative productions.

  • Analysis works. The achievements and successes of students.