Drawing and Shading, Course for Youth and Adults. Sharjah Art Institute, 2018. Photo: Sharjah Art Foundation

Session Description

Painting and Drawing (Intermediate)
Sharjah Art Institute Course

Dates: Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, 13 January–19 March 2020
Timings: 9:00 am–2:00 pm
Location: Sharjah Art Institute, Arts Square
Ages: 17+
Languages: English and Arabic

The second stage in the study of painting and drawing, this course is designed to improve participants’ skills in drawing with pencil and charcoal and enhance their technique in painting with watercolours and acrylic paint. Participants will practise with a variety of subjects for still life paintings and produce drawings for gypsum sculptures with living models. They will also be introduced to some basic principles for drawing the human face and body and learn the monochrome technique.


To register, please send an email to .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or call (06) 568 8800.
The registration fee for each course is AED 500 per person for both morning and evening sessions. Materials are provided by Sharjah Art Foundation.

Sharjah Art Foundation is committed to making its programmes as inclusive and accessible as possible. Disability access symbols are included in all education programme descriptions to indicate the accessibility of individual sessions.

Kindly contact .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) in advance to arrange any support needed during this session. Support could include ramps for wheelchairs, reserved seats for those with hearing impairments to read lips, and sign language interpreters for talks and symposia.