Events
at the fire station

#airexhibition2

 

Silk Crafts- Silk Fans, Ties, Cards

Dates: October 12, 13, 14
Time: 4 pm-7 pm
 
For Ages: 8+
Fees: QR 250 per session per participant
(Note: fees are for one day only; please select your preferred date)
 
 
This workshop is hosted by Rashmi Agarwal, founder and chairperson of the Qatar based Art Community - MAPS. She is the Community Instructor at Virginia Common Wealth University (VCU Qatar) for Silk Painting and is a board member of the Silk Painters International - SPIN, USA.
Learning outcome:
Students will be learn Silk Crafts - Silk Fans, Ties, Cards...  and be shown how to create with Batik effect.
For registration, contact:  

Color Maker - An Al Jazeera Documentary Film Series

Date: 23 October 2017
Time: 8:00pm
 
Film Duration: 30 minutes
Free Entry 
Location: Fire Station Cinema
 
 
How did Hassan Al-Sharq start his artistic journey in his early childhood as an instinctive artist? How did he overcome his difficult economic circumstances through his passion for art? How could he invent his own colors?
How did he move from being a local artist to become a global artist? How could he show the Egyptian and Arab identity landmarks embodying them in the paintings exhibited in the largest museums in the world? This is what the film will shed light on while observing Hassan Al-Sharq's life in his small village of Zawyet Sultan in the governorate of Al-Minya, in Upper Egypt.

 

Advanced Mixed Media with Acrylic

Dates: November 16, 17, 18
Time: 4 pm-7 pm
 
For Ages: 8+
Fees: QR 250 per session per participant
(Note: fees are for one day only; please select your preferred date)
 
 
Course Structure:
1. Learn how to incorporate mixed media into your acrylic paintings;
2. Build and manipulate the surface & transfer designs;
3. Stencil and stamp to create relief impressions;
4. glaze, apply washes, drips and splatter- and so much more..
For registration, contact:  

Inktense Art on Silk

Dates: December 9
Time: 4 pm-7 pm
 
For Ages: 8+
Fees: QR 250 per participant
 
 
 
Course Structure:
1. The essentials of colour mixing;
2. Learn the basics of brushes and strokes;
3. Extensive lessons on values and colour mixing, blending & shading.
For registration, contact: