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Holiday camp:
Become an artist

We are very happy to announce our unique program where your child can learn all aspects from A to Z to become a true artist. The program includes the basics of drawing, shading, perspective, composition and coloristics, at the end of which all participants will finish with a large artwork project. The course is open to participants from 7 to 16 years old, the tasks will be adapted to each student individually according to their level. No particular level or knowledge is required. Children are free to participate in a half or full day.

 

 Here is the program:

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02.01.23

Monday

Morning: Fundamentals of drawing: how to build a shape, how to draw perspective, how to apply shades and shadows.
Afternoon: Design a sketch for the big project.

03.01.23

Tuesday

Morning:  Fundamentals of composition and collage. Complete the exercises.
Afternoon:  Beginning of the drawing on the large canvas.

Image by Gareth David
Image by Gustavo Leighton

04.01.23

Wednesday

Morning:  The basics of coloristics. Shades of colors and contrasts, color temperature. Complete the exercises.
Afternoon: The beginning of the big acrylic artwork.

05.01.23

Thursday

Morning:  Basics of pastel and watercolor. Combine the techniques and produce a small work of art.
Afternoon:  Second stage of work on the big project with acrylics.

Image by Elena Mozhvilo
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06.01.22

Friday

Morning: Introduction to linocut. Produce the handmade prints.
Afternoon: Finishing the big artwork.

Schedule


09h00-12h00 art workshops
12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m. lunch break

1:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m. outdoor games or indoor board games
2:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. work on the big art project

 

Full day: Arrival time at Artiloft is 9:00 am and departure time is 5:00 pm.

Half Day: Arrival time at Artiloft is 9:00 a.m. and departure time is 1:00 p.m 

  • It is recommended that you dress your children in clothing that is practical, suitable for the weather and non-damaging.

  • Please provide a lunchbox, the children bring the homemade meal and heat it up on site if necessary. Meals are taken in groups with the animators.

  • Snack and afternoon tea are included, consisting of seasonal fruits, delicious cookies and cereal bars.

  • On request, possibility of arrival at 8 a.m. and/or late pick-up at 6 p.m. for a supplement of CHF 25 per hour.

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  • We offer a 10% sibling discount.