CLASSICAL REALISM
SINGAPORE

UPCOMING CLASSES

In an effort to expand the studio curriculum, new classes are being launched in the coming month. These classes will follow a different format than current sessions in that they will feature a centralised learning structure all students will follow. Open structure classes of course are still available during regular timings for those that wish to have a more flexibility in what they study. 

Please click links below to find out more.

HISTORY OF PAINTING TECHNIQUES
HISTORICAL PAINTING TECHNIQUES
PORTRAIT SCULPTURE
PORTRAIT SCULPTURE
BOTANICAL ILLUSTRATION
FIGURE SCULPTURE
FIGURE SCULPTURE
COLOUR THEORY
COLOUR THEORY
FIGURE DRAWING
FIGURE DRAWING
DRAWING AND PAINTING ANIMALS
ANIMAL ILLUSTRATION
PERSPECTIVE FOR ARTISTS
PERSPECTIVE FOR ARTISTS
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HISTORICAL PAINTING TECHNIQUES

HISTORY OF PAINTING TECHNIQUES

The history of oil painting spans over 5 centuries. Throughout this time, multiple ingenious techniques were devised to exploit the medium’s qualities. Unfortunately, many of these practices have fallen out of favour in current art curriculum.

Until now! This workshop will reveal some of the techniques of the old masters such that they can be used in the context of contemporary art making. We will cover a variety of historical painting techniques, such as glazing, scumbling, use of mediums, and much more!

  • DURATION: 8 WEEKS
  • CLASS TIME: 3 HOURS PER SESSION
  • COST: TBD
  • CLASS SIZE: 6-12 STUDENTS

PORTRAIT
SCULPTURE

PORTRAIT SCULPTURE
In this 8 week workshop, students will learn the basics of portrait sculpture while working from a live model.
 
Topics covered will include the following: basic sculpture concepts, form modeling, anatomy, gesture, gender differences, likeness, and emotion.
  • DURATION: 8 WEEKS
  • CLASS TIME: 3 HOURS PER SESSION
  • SKILL LEVEL: ALL
  • COST: TBD
  • CLASS SIZE: 6-12 STUDENTS

BOTANICAL ILLUSTRATION

Learn the techniques to create convincing representations of flowers and plants. Through the use of a variety of mediums: water colour, gouache, and oil paint, students will work from life to hone their skills in this popular artistic genre. Included in the classes is an artist appropriate level of botanical science in order to better understand how to make believable images.
  • DURATION: 8 WEEKS
  • CLASS TIME: 3 HOURS PER SESSION
  • COST: TBD
  • CLASS SIZE: 6-12 STUDENTS

FIGURE SCULPTURE

FIGURE SCULPTURE
In this 8 week workshop, students will learn the basics of figure sculpture while working from a live model.
 
Topics covered will include the following: basic sculpture concepts, form modeling, anatomy, gesture, gender differences, likeness, and emotion.
  • DURATION: 8 WEEKS
  • CLASS TIME: 3 HOURS PER SESSION
  • COST: 
  • CLASS SIZE: 6-12 STUDENTS

Colour Theory

COLOUR THEORY
In this class we will demystify the world of colour. Through the use of the Munsell system of colour classification, students will learn how to accurately represent colours that they want. The course will consist of a series of guided exercises to help build confidence in students’ understanding of concepts.
  • DURATION: 8 WEEKS
  • CLASS TIME: 3 HOURS PER SESSION
  • COST: TBD
  • CLASS SIZE: 6-12 STUDENTS

Figure Drawing

FIGURE DRAWING
Working from live models, students will gain an understanding of how to represent the human form with anatomical correctness. In addition to model time, students will receive lectures on figure drawing concepts and anatomy.

 

Note: models will be nude.
  • DURATION: 8 WEEKS
  • CLASS TIME: 3 HOURS PER SESSION
  • COST: TBD
  • CLASS SIZE: 6-12 STUDENTS

Animal Drawing & Painting

DRAWING AND PAINTING ANIMALS
Learn how to paint your favourite animal or pet! In this workshop we will cover the ins and outs of basic animal anatomy and important concepts of form as related to the structure of different animals. 

 

Learn how to draw and paint fur, fins, feathers and more!
  • DURATION: 8 WEEKS
  • CLASS TIME: 3 HOURS PER SESSION
  • COST: TBD
  • CLASS SIZE: 6-12 STUDENTS

Perspective for Artists

Learn the techniques of linear perspective to enable you as an artist to create believable scenes with architecture. One, two, three point perspective covered, along with the secrets behind representing arches, roof tops, elipses and more!
  • DURATION: 8 WEEKS
  • CLASS TIME: 3 HOURS PER SESSION
  • COST: 
  • CLASS SIZE: 6-12 STUDENTS