Oil Painting Seascapes a basic workshop with Pragati (Early Bird)

  • Start Date: Feb. 13, 2021, 10:30 a.m.
  • End Date: Feb. 13, 2021, 3:30 p.m.
  • Venue: Hindustan Trading Company, Royapettah
₹ 2,500

Have you always been fascinated by oils, but been scared to give it a shot? It’s possibly the most rewarding and meditative art mediums out there. It’s beginner-friendly and we’re going to make it an experience to remember. Watching the colours on canvas merge and applying layers on layers to create pure magic is what oils are all about, their beauty is unmatched. In this workshop we will do a simple seascape that will be frame-worthy, we promise.

You’ll be the first to experience our brand new Creative Studio, an exclusive space created just for workshops at the heart of Hindustan. As this medium needs a lot of time to dry between layers this will be a four hour workshop. From 10:30 am to 1:30 pm followed by a one hour lunch break. We will continue from 2:30 pm to 3:30pm to conclude. (Lunch is not included)

The workshop will start with a demonstration allowing you to become familiar with the unique properties of oils and different effects that can be created. You will be taught some basic techniques and learn how to paint with oils their mediums, material setup from our resident oils expert, Pragati. Don’t worry, we will remove any fear you have towards this medium.

All materials needed for the workshop will be provided at the venue. This workshop is supported by Winsor and Newton, so you will experience world class art supplies at our workshop. (Oil paints, mediums, solvent, brushes etc) So just bring yourself and take home a great painting!

Who will be teaching ?
You will be learning from, Pragati is an artist, a painter, and an illustrator specializing in acrylics, oils, charcoal, and palette knife painting. She has done portrait and figure drawing courses at the New York Acadamy of Art. She has also exhibited her paintings in World Art Dubai, 2018 and Beyond the Blu by Radisson Blu, Dubai 2018.

She has conducted 50+ workshops, online and in-person, teaching more than 300 students pan India. She’s collaborated with major international brands in many capacities for her artwork.

Most of her paintings are seascapes, portraits, and human figure drawings. She loves coffee, art, and music.

What will I learn?
- Understanding the materials, surfaces, brushes and tools
- Characteristics of oils
- Understanding the basic oil techniques
- Applying the techniques in a simple piece
- Colour theory and colour mixing
- Final composition of seascape

So just bring yourself and get ready to have fun!
-Suitable for Ages 15 to adult with only 10 seats.
-Sign up soon as there are limited seats available as we will be taking precautions to ensure your safety during this time.
- EARLY BIRD prices will expire a week before the event and a regular price of Rs.3000/- will apply.

No Cancellations or refunds allowed. You can transfer the ticket to a friend after prior approval from organizer.

Kindly bring your own mask and water bottle to the workshop to ensure you are safe during the event.