Workshops

Workshops 2018-12-06T11:14:39+00:00

WORKSHOPS

The workshops at The Florence Academy of Art / Sweden present a unique opportunity to study with a variety of visiting artists teaching different techniques. These intensive, two day workshops are perfect for students who desire to develop their artistic skills. Most of the instruction is on an individual basis and our instructors adapt the exercises to your level of experience, which means that the courses are suitable for both beginners and professional artists.In addition to the individual feedback group lessons and in class demos will be held. The skills you acquire during your course can be applied directly to your continued artistic endeavours.

Here we have listed the workshops scheduled for 2018/2019. Click on a course name to be directed to the individual page with more information about the course and to sign up.We will be adding more classes and times throughout the year so make sure to come back to read about the latest info. If you would rather receive email updates about our workshops, please send an email to info@florenceacademyofart.se and we will make sure you are always up to date.

FIGURE DRAWING FUNDAMENTALS WITH STEPHANIE KULLBERG

Jan. 19 | 850 SEK

Swedish artist Stephanie Kullberg will be having a workshop on the basics of drawing the figure in pencil with emphasis on outline, anatomy, and proportions. Come work from a live model under natural light.
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FLORAL PAINTING WITH STEPHANIE KULLBERG

Jan. 26-27 | 2000 SEK

Students will learn to paint a portrait from a live model in a single sitting referred to as ‘Alla Prima’. This technique requires a fast way of working, as the work has to be finished before the first layers have dried. The student will at the end of the workshop have 2 complete paintings.
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PORTRAIT SCULPTING WITH ASTRID GILLENIUS

Jan. 26-27 & Feb. 2-3 | 2600/4500 SEK

In this workshop the students will learn to build up a realistic life-size head portrait in clay, working from a live model. This intensive workshop will focus on the basic structure and method of sculpting a portrait from life.
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PORTRAITS FROM REFERENCE WITH GUSTAV SUNDIN

Feb. 16-17 | 2400 SEK

Students will learn to paint a portrait in oil paint using a photo reference. Learn how to acheive realistic proportions and skin colors in a controlled environment with one of the friendliest instructors around!
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CREATIVE DRAWING TECHNIQUES WITH ROALD SIVERSTEN

Feb. 9-10 | 2400 SEK

Norwegian artist Roald Siversten will show students ways to improve their drawing and observational skills and also how to employ a variety of materials to acheive different effects that allow for a broader range of artistic expression.
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BEGINNER ARTIST WORKSHOP

Feb. 11-13 | 600 SEK

A three-day workshop during “sportlov” winter break for children, families, and beginning artists of all ages!
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PORTRAITS FROM LIFE WITH CARL SANDVOLD

Mar. 2-3 | 2500 SEK

Take a two day portrait painting workshop with Norwegian artist Carl Sandvold. Students will paint a portrait from a live model for the two-day course with an emphasis on the proportions of the head and face and how to accurately paint the features. Students will learn how to render the head through use of form, color, and tone using oil paint.
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PORTRAITS WITH STEPHANIE KULLBERG

Mar. 9-10 & 16-17 | 2500 SEK

Working from a live model, students will spend one weekend learning to draw a portrait in charcoal and during the next they will paint the portrait in oil. You can choose from one or both courses.
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