Enjoy, learn and develop with our range of Adult Drawing and Painting classes from January 2015.
Our team of tutors are on hand at the Kouklia Art and Craft centre to assist you in setting and accomplishing your individual goals.
Our curriculum provides a pathway for students to suit their rate of development and interest. It is possible to switch from class to another to meet your individual artistic goals.
Drawing and Sketching for Beginners includes:
Introduction and goal setting
Introduction to materials - and drawing technique
Use of colour pencils - blending and colour composition
Shapes and perspective
Light and shade
Subjects and Style
Advanced Drawing and Sketching includes:
Landscape and movement - (out on location)
Advanced colour - pastels, pencils and chalk
Still life composition
Introduction to life drawing
Intermediate/Advanced Life & Portrait Drawing includes:
Drawing medium - papers and cards
Working on hair
Water Colour Painting
Using materials and preparation
Developing style Subject and Composition
Recreational Drawing and Painting
Join a group of fellow artists to enjoy sharing and the joy of painting and drawing in the comfort of the Centre and on location. Ideal for the intermediate or advanced Artist. Coaching available as required during sessions from the Centre Tutors who will also facilitate group sessions.
*Materials will be provided for taster and beginner sessions, including drawing and painting. Kouklia Art Tutors will advise on purchase of your own equipment and a range is available at the Centre.
Learn and master the art of decoupage though the classes provided by our expert tutor Georgia Stylianou. Create beautiful and unique pieces for yourself, home and loved ones by playing with all the different techniques that decoupage has to offer. Decoupage is the latest trend in the handcraft world and it is certain that it will leave you amazed with all the possible combinations and techniques available.
Classes are held at Georgia's studio at the hillside village of Mesogi, overlooking the Paphos area.
The first level of decoupage is to paint a small wooden surface and decoupage it, show shadow effect to make it more real and unique pastes we have at our workshop in Kouklia to show different effects.
For 2 and a half hour session per person is 15 euro plus the wooden surface and the paper/napkin/rice paper of your choice (other materials are included in the price) so up to 20 euros all together.
For kids, is everything included for 12 euros per child
Join Karen Betts at the ARTEMIS STUDIOS in Paphos where she masters the technique of stone carving and sculpting. An enthusiast of both the island of Aphrodite and the art of sculpting she admits that 'there is something about the landscape, culture and climate of the island that draws me into stone carving”. Karen produces collectible items both large and small and you can get a feel of the art of sculpture by attending one of her courses and make your own unique souvenir!
For a half day it is 30 euro per person.
For a full day it is 50 euro per person.
Savvas Pottery is one of the oldest and most renowned potteries in Cyprus. The renounced pottery studio is located just outside Yeroskipou and is best known for developing their own colors and glazes leading the pottery production in Cyprus into a new era. At the studio you will learn how to make unique items, traditional shapes, modern designs of decorative and every day use ceramic craft work, Cyprus museum copies as well as custom made ceramic art items.
For more information visit Savva's website at www.savvas-pottery.net
If you want a memorable souvenir that will not make you forget of your visit in Cyprus then you have to master the art of mosaics. Mosaics is the definition of ancient Mediterranean art and you can learn how to recreate beautiful archaic and mythological pictures and many more at the Art Studio in Kouklia. Mosaic classes are run for groups and single persons by Mary Chojnowski.