Starts February 22nd 2023

​Wednesdays @ Wild Thyme (Thao Dien)

This is a 5 week Art Group for Teenagers aged 12 and above led by UK artist Ottie

Starts Wednesday 22nd February
Fees 2.5M VND
All materials provided

Students are responsible for making their own arrangements for drop off and pick up. Food can be purchased at the venue. 

Location: Wild Thyme, Thao Dien

Course Outline - February - Portraits and Selfies

Open to all teenage creatives/art lovers!

Participants will be encouraged to utilise a range different mediums (pencil, charcoal, pastel, acrylics and oil paints) and will be encouraged to experiment with new styles and approaches to build up confidence in composition and application


Week 1: The Basics 

This week we will focus on setting out composition with a focus on proportions, scale, and basic sketching using pencil and charcoal


Week 2: Tone and Value 

This week we will look at how to create 3 dimensional portraits using tone and value. Applying a range of shading techniques in monochrome pastel and charcoal. 


Week 3, 4 & 5  Acrylic Painting

Choosing a photo (bring from home or select from studio library). Students will be taught the fundamentals of mixing, mediums and application. The first week will focus on the initial sketch and underpainting stage. Our last 2 sessions will begin with colour mixing to identify the right palette and working together on adjustments and building up layers to complete our paintings.