Art Is Gallery and Artist Studio from Singapore offers Foundational Art Courses that will broaden and simplify your understanding towards Art learning. Art classes in Charcoal Drawing and Oil Painting cover essential Basic and Advanced Art Fundamentals relevant to art approaches, methods and art materials, eventually leading to Art lessons related to the fields of Art study in Watercolour Painting, Mixed Media Art, Installation Art and Hyper-realism. These Art classes form the next pertinent course of Art Beyond Fundamentals.
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$180 for 4 classes
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Every Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
Wed: 2 - 5pm, 6/7pm - 10pm
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Charcoal Drawing Lessons
The very essence of mastering art through Drawing lies in acquiring the skills and techniques required in Charcoal Drawing. Among all the dry mediums used for Drawing, Charcoal Drawing is the necessary basis for the entire scope of Art Fundamentals. Learning to draw with Charcoal enables you to amass the essential and broadest field of Art applications both in Basic and Advanced Art Fundamentals which requires using intuitive sensitivity towards Tonal Ranging, Sizing and Visual Depth Sensibilities. Art Is Art lessons in Charcoal Drawing helps actualize and epitomise every aspect of this course of Art study.
Oil Painting Lessons
Art in Oils provide a fundamental and unique insight into the world of colour. Herein lies the beauty and versatility in painting in Oils. Art Is Art classes in Oil Painting exemplifies this versatility by allowing artists in training to fully experience and master with relative ease the intricacies involved in Painting with Oils. Oil Painting more than any other wet medium opens up a greater understanding relevant to Painting in Colour due to its dexterity in allowing the Artist to engineer not only its drying time but also various paint layers so as to maximise competency in Colour Ranging.
Pen Drawing Lessons
Line and Likeness
Pen drawing helps eacb individual to focus on the task of developing tonality through continuous line making. The basis of pen drawing is also to increase awareness of the layering and overlapping of lines creates volume. Most importantly the relationship between continuous line making and movement encourages a better understanding of adapting the form naturally through constant observations of changes in tone.
Realism In Watercolour
In any field of Art applications, methods and art materials firm Basic Art Fundamentals is essential before progressing further into Art Is's course in Art Beyond Fundamentals. In this aspect Art Is Gallery and Artist Studio believes that a strong acumen in Tonal Ranging, Colour Ranging, Sizing and most in dispensably Glazing achieved by completing our Basic Art Fundamentals lessons will grant every artist in training an extensive foundation to build on in the mastery of Watercolour Painting. Art Is Art lessons in Watercolour Painting expand on this foundation and takes a natural journey for a masterful insight into the Art of Watercolour Painting that enlightens your visual culture transforming your mindful thoughts into a vibrant world of art.
Hyperrealism - An in-depth fine art study
Art schools of thought in Naturalism, Classical Realism and Realism feature predominantly an emphasis on the real. Art Is Gallery relates to these schools of ideology not only in its non-visual philosophy but also in subject matter, methods and art materials. Our art lessons build on the emphasis on these influences in Basic Art Fundamentals and Foundations in Art and improve on them making Art Is Art courses effective in expanding your repertoire of skills and techniques for a indepth study of art, culture and life. From these studies Art is takes you further into your Art development and emerging within the contemporary art stage by introducing Hyper-realism to artists in training who have completed Art Is's Basic Fundamentals. This natural process towards Hyper-realism elevates the Art of the real to a place where the reality of life and the reality of art blends together to pay homage not just to the powerful and transformative nature of the techniques in the making of art but in unearthing the inseparable beauty between Art, Culture and Life.
Painting Styles - Painterly through Abstration
Material studies - Methods and Manipulations
Contemporary Mixed Media Art is an acquired understanding that covers a extremely broad spectrum of accumulated art methods and art materials from the Classical right through to the current day Modern Art think and art world. In present prevailing art scenes where subtle relationships in visual depth is paramount, visual literacy of art materials and techniques is key to forging a realistic perspective of a convincing and relatable art piece. These visual correlations forms an essential chrysalis for creating emotive and responsive Art not only to the Singapore contemporary art stage but also to the international art stage as well. Art Is Art classes in Mixed Media Art promotes this visual literacy by encouraging artists in training to Intuitively integrated layers of surface manipulations thus creating a piece of Art that is cohesive, fluid and illuminating.
The Theory of Time through Transcendence by the Tapestry of Things
Experiencing Contemporary and Modern Art and Culture through Art Installations engages us in manner where all our senses are usually stimulated, our sense vision, smell, touch, hearing and sometimes even taste. All these if engaged artfully becomes an integral and necessary aspect of an effective and engaging Art Installation. Art Is Art lessons in Installation Art is a cumulative and progressive journey from our early Basic, Advanced Art Fundamentals right through to our Beyond Fundamentals Courses which will grant you proficiency in visual culture.
The Featured Art aims to reveal the natural artist in all of us. The art lessons focus on the natural way to draw and paint by revealing our earthly intuitive abilities to express ourselves through Art. From the Realist school of thought comes improved methods and art materials in contemporary Drawing and Painting Fundamentals. Anchored in the schools of Naturalism, Classical Realist and Realism Art these integrated methodologies between traditional classical arts with prevailing advancements in modern art technologies, techniques and art materials helps bring to light sensitivity towards visual mindfulness leading to better individual pictorial literacy pertinent to current local and international art scenes.
The Art featured is reflective of the academic techniques and methodologies explored, executed and express within a systematic and structured course syllabus.
It also presents a view of the importance of the need to have a firm understanding in the fundamental approaches of art making.
Future contemporary art practitioners who aspire to stay relevant to modern day art and culture must stay empathetic in our ever changing and at times visually insensitive world. Mindfulness should be practice in order to better understand the use of art materials, the applications of art methods and conceptualising art methodologies. Art Is Artist Studio exposes artists in training to the complete essential basics of Charcoal Drawing and Oil Painting first before allowing individuals to progress further Into Art Beyond Fundamentals.
Art Is Studio's Art Beyond Fundamentals brings to you Watercolour Painting, Hyper-realism, Photo-realism, Mixed Media Art, Installation Art, Art Is regards these Art Techniques as being more advanced art materials ,mediums and methods. However most people are unaware of these Art techniques being firmly grounded in style base art education. Thus, Art Is feels that artists in training should acquire a strong acumen during Art Is fundamental basics in Charcoal Drawing and Oil Painting before attempting to develop these other advance style base fields of art study.
Art Is seeing, sight is a natural ability not a talent, drawing what you see is a mindful art, learning to draw and paint is an acquired taste, an acquired understanding of life skills and art techniques that will unearth our natural abilities to reveal the beauty and wonderful world of Art in everyday life and culture.
Art Is believes that we are all Artists, Art is in our nature, we have always been making art one way or another, our natural abilities in expression, our individual perceptions and tastes of life and art, all just waiting to be shared. Only with the right attitude and techniques will we be able to express ourselves eloquently.
If we chose to..............................................
a mindful choice to discover Art in everyone, Art in life and life in Art.