My Week as a Painter in Iceland
Have you ever pondered living life as a professional artist?
Join Learning Journeys in Iceland to develop your artistic skills in one of the most dramatic destinations on the planet.
Immerse in life as an artist with daily paining classes, visits with local artists and an exhibition to share your work. Our artist is a professional painter who will share knowledge and experience assist you with and interpreting what you see in a deeper more meaningful way. Suitable for all levels, this is a great opportunity to capture Icelandic nature at its best and create beautiful images. You will develop and refine your painting and sketching abilities and live like a local.
What will you learn? - At the start of the course the group will meet the teacher to discuss personal goals and aims for the course. If you have some painting experience the teacher will help you to develop your existing painting and drawing skills as well as giving you useful tips to help you develop new skills and techniques. - If you are a complete beginner your tutor will help you with the basics and will set you off on a path to developing your own artist personality - Observational drawing is an important part of all the courses . The program will will be hands-on learning to advise you on light, space, lines, balance, weight, saturation, tone, shine and color, aspects of abstraction . You’ll also learn how to eliminate creative blocks and draw out your unique painting style.
Art boards, easels, sketching stools, tables, basic art materials including a sketchbook and A1 and A2 paper are provided.