Course Curriculum:

The objective of the Diploma in Fineart is to enhance and refine the inner skills of Talented candidates. Will nurture their inner artist to understand the methodologies, Materials and Fast-Changing Techniques. We also provide diversified inspiring classes/workshops for introductory, intermediate & advanced level students. We teach how to use colour in abstract, Indian, Modern art, Contemporary art like a professional artist. This is job oriented and highly professional skill study course design by Lalit Kala Academy.
Course Content

 

DRAWING

  • Free hand Drawing
  • Objects and Nature study
  • Different Techniques:
    1. Proportion, Volume
    2. Visual Perspective
    3. Eye Level & Vanishing Point
    4. Horizontal and Vertical lines
    5. Bold and Rhythmic lines
    6. Relationship between lines
    7. Value and Texture
    8. Sketching from different angles
  • Indoor and Outdoor sketching.
  • Medium pencil, charcoal, dry pastel, pen and ink.

STILL LIFE

  • Introduction to various techniques.
  • Study of foreground and background with drapery.
  • Texture study with different materials like cloth, wood, glass, bronze, mirror, china clay, terracotta, etc.
  • Selection and arrangement of objects.
  • Eye level, source of light, tonal variation, composition.
  • Drawing from different angles
  • Details about light & shades.
  • Medium Graphite pencil, pencil colours, oil pastel, charcoal, acrylic.
  • colours, oil colours.

LIFE DRAWING

  • Free hand drawing of human figure to study proportion.
  • Stick drawing and Block drawing.
  • Basic anatomy, Head study from different angles.
  • Full figure study.
  • Quick sketching and Finished sketching.
  • Sketching practice of different parts of body
  • Different models for age specific characters
  • Detail life drawing study on full sheet.

LANDSCAPE

  • Outdoor trips for landscape study.
  • Selection of artistic view with picture frames.
  • Detail study of variation in sunlight.
  • Addition and elimination, simplification, eyelevel and Vanishing Point.
  • Perspective, balance and rhythms in composition.
  • Study of Cityscape and Seascape
  • Medium -Graphite pencil, charcoal, crayon, water colours and oil colours.

PORTRAIT

  • Technical details, measurements.
  • Detail study of skull, character and expression.
  • Use of models for practice.
  • Super realistic portraits through graphic techniques.
  • Medium -Graphite pencil, charcoal, dry crayons, water colours and oil colours.

NATURE STUDY / FOLIAGE

  • Detail study of different trees, leaves, flowers.
  • Outdoors trips for nature study.
  • Medium Graphite pencils, oil pastels, pen and ink, pencil colours, water colours.

COMPOSITION

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  • Principal of design, distribution of space.
  • Importance of line, tone, texture, colour, form, content.
  • Negative and Positive Designing
  • Design exercise in different media.
  • Different figurative composition practice
  • Medium Graphite pencils, Acrylic colours, Poster colours.

MEDIUM IN DIFFERENT TECHNIQUES

1. H.B. Pencil &Shading pencils.
    1. Shading Gradations
    2. 20 Shades with single pencil
    3. Light to dark technique
    4. Dark to light technique
2. Charcoal
    1. Drawing with charcoal stick.
    2. Life drawing and portrait.
    3. Reverse painting with eraser.
    4. Use of cloth and cotton.
3. Pencil Colours
    1. Study of colour wheel
    2. Mixing of two colours
    3. Tonal variation
    4. Dry Crayons (Pastels)
    5. Different effects with different techniques
    6. Abstract & Semi abstract painting
    7. Fixing method
5. Oil Pastels
    1. Still life
    2. Figure drawing
    3. Creative Drawing
    4. Landscaping
6. Water Colours
    1. Theory
    2. Wet and wet technique
    3. Use of hand made paper
    4. Light to dark effect
    5. Outdoor practice
    6. Creative painting
7. Oil Colours
    1. Theory
    2. Techniques
    3. Types of brushes
    4. Use of Spatula, roller
    5. Preservation
    6. Detail practice
8. Acrylic Colours
    1. Use of Acrylic Colours
    2. Texture Work
    3. Mixing Work
    4. Experimental Work
    5. Abstract & Semi abstract painting
    6. Contemporary Art

THEORY PartI What is Art? 

  • Indian Art
  • Western Arts

Student’s Work:

Admission at Fine Art Institute