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Portrait Session, Drawing/Painting the Portrait from Life

  • Durdin Fine Arts 6A Gagelstraat Eindhoven, NB, 5611 BH Netherlands (map)

Individual instructions will be given on proportion, tonality, volume and colour in drawing and continuing into 'alla prima' portraits in oilpaint:

Beginners and advanced students are both welcome to these sessions wherein we focus on constructing the portrait upon the understanding of the underlying anatomy. Please RSVP, sessions are limited to 10 attendees to guarantee personal instructions otherwise classes are on a walk-in basis and allow students to progress individually each time they participate.


Location: These Sessions are held in the studio of professional artist: Edoardo Durdin, at the TAC (Temporary Art Centre) Eindhoven, ENTRANCE C, studio 54a. Interested parties are cordially welcomed every other Saturday, resuming on the 1st of December.

The doors are opened at 10:45 for all the necessary preparations, sessions starts at 11:00-15:00. These sessions are completely non-profit, participation starts at €30 per session. We charge €5 extra, in case you forget to bring your own canvas.

Practical information:

• -Instructor: Edoardo Durdin

• -Current dates: December 1st & 15th - 2018, January 12th & 26th, February 9th & 23rd, March 9th & 23rd, April 6th & 20th, May 4th & 18th - 2019.

• -Duration: (11:00-15:00)

• -Doors open at 10:45

• -This workshop is limited to 6 students.

• -Easels available in the studio.

• -Class is given in both English & Dutch.

• -Cost: €35 euro per session (+€5 if we provide your canvas).

• -*Please RSVP through if you're a first-timer, in order to receive the suggested supply list for our Drawing/Painting Sessions.

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We hope to see you soon at this wonderful opportunity!