2017 Workshops:

2017 is  filled with many brand new exciting an innovative workshops and Getting Ahead Classes

MARCH – 

DATE: 23rd and 24th of MARCH 2017 – WORKSHOP


 

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LOUIS TRICHARDT –well known South African Artist will be running a two day workshop at Nicky Thomson’s Art Studio

TOPIC: HOW ONE CAN TRANSFORM THEIR PAINTINGS WITH A BETTER UNDERSTANDING OF LIGHT AND COLOUR CONCEPTS

Louis is an expert in Advanced  Colour Concepts  will be sharing his knowledge by means of an in depth overview and demonstrations of these concepts by means of the colour wheel, importance of primary colours(true colours), insights  in palette organisation and colour mixing theories, etc.…Most importantly Louis will show one how to paint what you feel and not only what you see…

Participants will be making their own sample boards and a final Still Life Painting using the concepts learnt during the workshop.

To Book your space contact Val Daniel on val@pinet.co.za or  Nicky Thomson on 082-8824791

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APRIL

DATE: 6th April

TIME: 9:00 am- 12:30pm

TOPIC: GETTING HEAD HALF DAY WORKSHOP 1 – MIXED MEDIUMS – SUBTRACTIVE TECHNIQUE WITH GOLDEN OPEN THINNER -GOLDEN ACRYLICS

In this half day workshop Nicky will be giving and overview of new exciting techniques using an array the Golden mixed mediums and paints, by means of demonstration boards and demonstrations. This workshop will spark new ideas, prompts, visuals and resources to enhance ones artistic skills

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MAY

DATE: 8th – 12th MAY 2017 – RETREAT

WILD LIFE ART RETREAT

FULLY BOOKED !!!!

To book for 2018 – contact Nicky on 082-8824791 or val@pinet.co.za

WHERE: INGWELALA 2017 (PART OF THE GREATER KRUGER NATIONAL PARK)

ALL INCLUSIVE OF:

  • Accommodation – 4 nights in a private lodge – Sibon (fully serviced)
  • Private pool on site or Ingwelala public pool area (shop)
  • Meals – each participant will be responsible to provide one meal either dinner or lunch for 14 people and to bring own drinks –
  • Game drives – two game drives per day early morning and late afternoon game viewing in land-rovers
  • 2 Art Painting sessions with Nicky
  • and more………

PHOTOS OF 2017 WILDLIFE ART RETREAT- THOROUGHLY ENJOYED BY ALL

 

MAY 

TOPIC: FLOWERS -MIXED MEDIUMS (GOLDEN ACRYLICS)

DATE: 19TH MAY 2017 –  GETTING HEAD FULL DAY WORKSHOP 2

TIME: 9:30 AM TO 4:30 PM

PHOTOS OF MIXED MEDIA FLOWER WORKSHOP 2017- A GREAT DAY FILLED WITH LOTS OF CREATIVITY AND FUN

 

MAY 

DATE: 25th MAY 2017 (Thursday)- GETTING AHEAD ONE DAY WORKSHOP

TIME: 9:30am – 4:00pm

TOPIC: HOW TO PAINT AN IMPRESSIONISTIC STREET SCENE AND PEOPLE

In this full day workshop Nicky will show one how to paint an impressionistic street scene. Emphasis will be on people, buildings, perspective and the use of colour and loose brush strokes. As well as take home your very own painting.

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JUNE

DATE: 01 June (Thursday) FULL DAY WORKSHOP

TIME: 9:30am – 4:00pm

TOPIC: KOI FISH PAINTING

PHOTOS OF KOI FISH WORKSHOP 2017

In this full day workshop, you will learn how to create special water effects, bubbles, textures, vibrant colourful Koi fish and exciting finishes. As well as take home your very own painting.

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JULY 

DATE: 20 July 2017 (Thursday) – GETTING AHEAD FULL DAY WORKSHOP

TIME: 9:30am- 4:30pm

TOPIC: HOW TO PAINT A MAJESTIC TREE SCENE

In this workshop Nicky will show one how to paint a tree scape in 5 steps. Emphasis will be on foliage masses, textured bark, leaves and branches – depicting the trees characteristics. As well as take home your very own painting.

ART WORKS BY: NICKY AND STUDENTS DURING THIS WORKSHOP

SEPTEMBER 

SPECIAL WORKSHOP BY INTERNATIONAL AWARD WINNING ARTIST – chen yuen

ONLY 4 SPOTS LEFT !!!

All copyrights reserved by artist

DATE: 01 September 2017

TIME: 9:30AM – 12:30PM

PLACE: Nicky Thomson Art Studio – Fourways – Kyalami area- Gauteng

COST: R550.00

ABSTRACT FLOWER WORKSHOP

  • This is a great place to start if you would like to explore abstraction.
  • Learn to look at flowers with a different perspective–borrow from them to create exciting abstract paintings.
  • Explore the variety of ways you can use acrylic paints and create interesting texture and mark making with different tools.

Chin Yuen is an international award-winning artist and certified fine art teacher with over 20 years of teaching and course designing experiences.  She has taught in Italy, Japan, and Canada. Her students range from novices to professional artists and educators. Yuen’s workshops are innovative and fun with excellent one-on-one guidance.

LIMITED SPACE: BOOK ASAP TO AVOID MISSING THIS OPPORTUNITY OF A LIFE TIME – Chin will be visiting Gauteng especially for this workshop

To book your space email: val@pinet.co.za or for more info call Nicky on 082 8824791

Web site:  www.chinyuenart.com

Link to more info on her workshops:

http://chin-yuen-art.myshopify.com/pages/fine-art-workshops

Instagram, FB, Twitter & Pinterest:  Chin Yuen Art

 

WATCH THIS SPACE FOR MORE WORKSHOPS – SEPTEMBER TO NOVEMBER 2017

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