WORKSHOPS
 

Sunday 15, Monday 16, Thursday 19, Friday 20, Thursday 26 April 2018

Theme: Flowers!

For beginners or experienced painters, children and adults

FINISHED

We will work on transparencies, the choice of colours, composition and will explore ways to represent the fragility and lightness of flowers. Depending on the number of half-days you chose to attend, you can explore several subjects, learn how to paint white flowers, using the white of the paper, or explore some techniques such as the use of masking fluid, the use of salt, or other unexpected items to create various effects. 

 

 

 

Thursday 22, friday 23, monday 26, tuesday 27 February 2018

Theme: PORTRAITS !

For beginners or experienced painters, children and adults

FINISHED

Learn about proportions, the different lines in a face (eyes, nose, mouth, ears...). Learn also about the choice of colours, how to make a portrait 'come alive'... Depending on the number of half-days you chose to attend, you can explore several portraits, try two-tone portraits, etc...

11 and 14 December 2017 . FINISHED

Theme: Winter landscapes - snow

For beginners or experienced painters, children and adults

Learn how to paint snow, the choice of colours for the shadows... Discover ways to represent snow on trees, snow falling from the sky, etc... and get in the mood of a white Christmas!

October 24 and 25, November 1 and 2, 2017 FINISHED

Theme: water, the sea, waves, lighthouses,... 

Adults, children, beginners or experienced painters

 

Learn how to paint reflections on water, foam on waves, how to choose the colours, etc...For the younger participants: creation of "under-water worlds"...

AVIS :

Thank you Sofia, Watercolour is such an unforgiving medium, after a day with your tuition,🙂 I feel inspired to keep trying. - Susan

Thank you Sofia, had such a great day, learnt loads from your....

WORKSHOPS

11, 13 and 28 December 2018

5 January 2019

Theme: Winter landscapes - snow

For beginners or experienced painters, adults and children (from 11 years old).

Sign up for one or more half-days

Learn how to paint snow, the choice of colours for the shadows... Discover ways to represent snow on trees, snow falling from the sky, etc... and get in the mood of a white Christmas!

SCHEDULE:

 

Morning: 10am - 1pm

Afternoon: 2pm - 5pm

Lunch break: please bring your picknick. Fridge & microwave on site. We all eat together in a cozy, artistic atmosphere

PRICES:

PRICES:

• 1 half-day (of your choice): 45 euros

• 2 half-days (of your choice): 86 euros

• 3 half-days (of your choice): 129 euros

• 4 half-days (of your choice): 168 euros        

• 5 half-days (of your choice): 210 euros

• 6 half-days (of your choice): 240 euros

• 7 half-days (of your choice): 280 euros

• 8 half-days : 312 euros

Material at your disposal:  A small box of watercolours, paintbrushes, one sheet size 24cm x 32cm and one sheet size 30cm x 40cm/ half day, as well as various accessories or medium needed to achieve various effects.  

Possibility of buying boxes of watercolour and sets of 3 paintbrushes for future personal use.

ADDRESS & contact :

Les Arts du Bout

Lieu-dit Boût

46250 Les Arques

sofia.j.studio@gmail.com

Phone: +33 (0)6 26 34 40 80

LES ARTS DU BOUT : 21-25 AUGUST 2017 FINISHED

Adults, children, beginners or experienced painters

Watercolours workshops are now also organised at the property Les Arts du Bout in the Lot!

Discover the magic of this property by following this link

www.artsdubout.com

Workshops from 21-25 August 2017

In the middle of the typical Quercy landscape...

Depending on the theme of the workshop, we will discover/practice different techniques, such as:

• Painting wet on wet.

• Glazing over dry paper/paint

• Highlights using the white of the paper...

etc...

We may also explore some techniques such as masking fluid, the use of salt, or other unexpected items to create various effects. 

PROGRAM
(this program may change slightly, depending on the wishes of the participants, their level of experience, and, of course, the weather...)

 

August 21st:


Suggested theme: trees


Morning:
Discussions around a selection of works on this theme.

Exercises in the art studio

Demonstrations


Afternoon:
Realisation of a painting in front of a real tree

 

August 22nd:

Suggested theme:
flowers (morning) and skies / clouds (afternoon)

Morning:
Flowers

Discussions around a selection of works on this theme.

Exercises in the art studio or outdoors, based on pictures or real flowers

Demonstrations

Afternoon:
Skies / clouds

Discussions around a selection of works on this theme.

Exercises in the art studio, based on pictures or the real sky

Demonstrations

 

August 23:

 

Suggested theme: Stills lives

Morning and afternoon: 

Discussions around a selection of works on this theme.

Exercises in the art studio, based on pictures or real objects

Demonstrations

August 24th:

 

Suggested theme: Villages / houses and gardens

 

Morning:

Painting in the streets of the artist village of Les Arques. (weather permitting!)

 

Afternoon: Painting on the same theme, on or around the property of Les Arts du Bout

 

August 25th:

 

Morning and afternoon:

Discovering various techniques allowing to obtain different textures and effects. Free painting in the art studio, on or around the property of Les Arts du Bout

Friday September 14th, and Thursday September 27th 2018: watercolour workshops for beginners

If you've always wanted to paint in watercolour but never tried, or if you have already painted in watercolour but find the technique difficult to manage, or if you already paint and just want to discover a new medium, this workshop is for you! During these sessions we shall go through the technique step by step, painting subjects specially adapted for 'beginners'.

Sign up now! 

SCHEDULE:

 

Morning: 10am - 1pm

PRICES:

• 1 half-day : 45 euros

Material at your disposal:  A small box of watercolours, paintbrushes, one sheet size 24cm x 32cm and one sheet size 30cm x 40cm/ half day, as well as various accessories or medium needed to achieve various effects.  

Possibility of buying boxes of watercolour and sets of 3 paintbrushes for future personal use.

ADDRESS & contact :

Les Arts du Bout

Lieu-dit Boût

46250 Les Arques

sofia.j.studio@gmail.com

Phone: +33 (0)6 26 34 40 80

July 11, 12, 13, 16 & 17  2018

All levels welcome, all ages!

Sign up for the number of half-days you like!

 

In the middle of the typical Quercy landscape in South-West France... Rural cottage rentals and B&B room on the property (ask for prices! www.artsdubout.com)

Depending on the theme of the workshop, we will discover/practice different techniques, such as:

• Painting wet on wet.

• Glazing over dry paper/paint

• Highlights using the white of the paper...

etc...

We may also explore some techniques such as masking fluid, the use of salt, or other unexpected items to create various effects. 

PROGRAM :

(this program may change slightly, depending on the wishes of the participants, their level of experience, and, of course, the weather...)

Wednesday, July 11th:


Suggested theme : trees


Morning :

Discussions around a selection of works on this theme.

Exercises in the art studio

Demonstrations

Afternoon: Realisation of a painting in front of a real tree or from photographs

 

Thursday, July 12th:

 

Suggested theme : skies & clouds


Morning :

Skies & clouds

Discussions around a selection of works on this theme.

Exercises in the art studio or outdoors.

Demonstrations

Realisation of a painting in the art studio or outdoors (based on photographs or observing the real sky).

Afternoon:

Sunsets

Discussions around a selection of works on this theme.

Exercises in the art studio or outdoors.

Demonstrations

Realisation of a painting in the art studio or outdoors, based on photographs.

Friday, July 13th:

 

Suggested theme: landscapes

Morning & afternoon:

Discussions around a selection of works on this theme.

Demonstrations

Realisation of a painting in the art studio based on photographs or outdoors, based on the landscapes around the property.

Monday, July 16th:

 

Suggested theme: portrait / self-portrait

(theme also accessible for beginners, no worries)

Morning & afternoon: 

Discussions around a selection of works on this theme.

Realisation of a painting based on a photograph (you can bring your own of course), or maybe from looking in a mirror if you are doing a self-portrait (please bring a mirror if this exercice appeals to you).

Demonstrations

 

Tuesday July 17th:

 

Suggested theme: Old doors / old villages

Morning: 

Painting in the streets of the artists' village Les Arques (weather permitting. Otherwise, painting in the art studio based on photographs)

Afternoon: Painting in the streets of the village Lherm (weather permitting. Otherwise, painting in the art studio based on photographs)

SCHEDULE:

 

Morning: 10am - 1pm

Afternoon: 2pm - 5pm

Lunch break: please bring your picknick. Fridge & microwave on site. We all eat together in a cozy, artistic atmosphere

PRICES:

• 1 half-day (of your choice): 45 euros

• 2 half-days (of your choice): 86 euros

• 3 half-days (of your choice): 129 euros

• 4 half-days (of your choice): 168 euros        

• 5 half-days (of your choice): 210 euros

• 6 half-days (of your choice): 240 euros

• 7 half-days (of your choice): 280 euros

• 8 half-days (of your choice): 312 euros

• 9 half-days (of your choice): 351 euros

• 10 half-days: 380 euros

 

Material at your disposal:  A small box of watercolours, paintbrushes, one sheet size 24cm x 32cm and one sheet size 30cm x 40cm/ half day, as well as various accessories or medium needed to achieve various effects.  

Possibility of buying boxes of watercolour and sets of 3 paintbrushes for future personal use.

ADDRESS & contact :

Les Arts du Bout

Lieu-dit Boût

46250 Les Arques

sofia.j.studio@gmail.com

Phone: +33 (0)6 26 34 40 80

Friday September 14th, and Thursday September 27th 2018: watercolour workshops for beginners

If you've always wanted to paint in watercolour but never tried, or if you have already painted in watercolour but find the technique difficult to manage, or if you already paint and just want to discover a new medium, this workshop is for you! During these sessions we shall go through the technique step by step, painting subjects specially adapted for 'beginners'.

Sign up now! 

SCHEDULE:

 

Morning: 10am - 1pm

PRICES:

• 1 half-day : 45 euros

Material at your disposal:  A small box of watercolours, paintbrushes, one sheet size 24cm x 32cm and one sheet size 30cm x 40cm/ half day, as well as various accessories or medium needed to achieve various effects.  

Possibility of buying boxes of watercolour and sets of 3 paintbrushes for future personal use.

ADDRESS & contact :

Les Arts du Bout

Lieu-dit Boût

46250 Les Arques

sofia.j.studio@gmail.com

Phone: +33 (0)6 26 34 40 80

July 11, 12, 13, 16 & 17  2018

All levels welcome, all ages!

Sign up for the number of half-days you like!

 

In the middle of the typical Quercy landscape in South-West France... Rural cottage rentals and B&B room on the property (ask for prices! www.artsdubout.com)

Depending on the theme of the workshop, we will discover/practice different techniques, such as:

• Painting wet on wet.

• Glazing over dry paper/paint

• Highlights using the white of the paper...

etc...

We may also explore some techniques such as masking fluid, the use of salt, or other unexpected items to create various effects. 

PROGRAM :

(this program may change slightly, depending on the wishes of the participants, their level of experience, and, of course, the weather...)

Wednesday, July 11th:


Suggested theme : trees


Morning :

Discussions around a selection of works on this theme.

Exercises in the art studio

Demonstrations

Afternoon: Realisation of a painting in front of a real tree or from photographs

 

Thursday, July 12th:

 

Suggested theme : skies & clouds


Morning :

Skies & clouds

Discussions around a selection of works on this theme.

Exercises in the art studio or outdoors.

Demonstrations

Realisation of a painting in the art studio or outdoors (based on photographs or observing the real sky).

Afternoon:

Sunsets

Discussions around a selection of works on this theme.

Exercises in the art studio or outdoors.

Demonstrations

Realisation of a painting in the art studio or outdoors, based on photographs.

Friday, July 13th:

 

Suggested theme: landscapes

Morning & afternoon:

Discussions around a selection of works on this theme.

Demonstrations

Realisation of a painting in the art studio based on photographs or outdoors, based on the landscapes around the property.

Monday, July 16th:

 

Suggested theme: portrait / self-portrait

(theme also accessible for beginners, no worries)

Morning & afternoon: 

Discussions around a selection of works on this theme.

Realisation of a painting based on a photograph (you can bring your own of course), or maybe from looking in a mirror if you are doing a self-portrait (please bring a mirror if this exercice appeals to you).

Demonstrations

 

Tuesday July 17th:

 

Suggested theme: Old doors / old villages

Morning: 

Painting in the streets of the artists' village Les Arques (weather permitting. Otherwise, painting in the art studio based on photographs)

Afternoon: Painting in the streets of the village Lherm (weather permitting. Otherwise, painting in the art studio based on photographs)

SCHEDULE:

 

Morning: 10am - 1pm

Afternoon: 2pm - 5pm

Lunch break: please bring your picknick. Fridge & microwave on site. We all eat together in a cozy, artistic atmosphere

PRICES:

• 1 half-day (of your choice): 45 euros

• 2 half-days (of your choice): 86 euros

• 3 half-days (of your choice): 129 euros

• 4 half-days (of your choice): 168 euros        

• 5 half-days (of your choice): 210 euros

• 6 half-days (of your choice): 240 euros

• 7 half-days (of your choice): 280 euros

• 8 half-days (of your choice): 312 euros

• 9 half-days (of your choice): 351 euros

• 10 half-days: 380 euros

 

Material at your disposal:  A small box of watercolours, paintbrushes, one sheet size 24cm x 32cm and one sheet size 30cm x 40cm/ half day, as well as various accessories or medium needed to achieve various effects.  

Possibility of buying boxes of watercolour and sets of 3 paintbrushes for future personal use.

ADDRESS & contact :

Les Arts du Bout

Lieu-dit Boût

46250 Les Arques

sofia.j.studio@gmail.com

Phone: +33 (0)6 26 34 40 80

GIVERNY

Sofia Johannissen vous propose chaque année des stages 
d’initiation à l'aquarelle dans les jardins fleuris du Musée des Impressionnismes à Giverny (27)

Stage 17 juin 2017, 10h30 à 12h30

Les réservations se font directement sur le site internet du musée, en suivant ce lien :

http://www.mdig.fr/fr/individuels/activites-individuels/activites?type=5

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