Drawing, Painting, Color Mixing Classes and now also Portrait Drawing and Painting! 

Courses in Drawing, Painting, Color Mixing, and now also Portrait Drawing and Painting are offered! In these classes for drawing and painting enthusiasts, you will discover a world of possibilities. In addition to basic knowledge, you will learn to observe better and improve your knowledge and skills. Everyone is guided at their own level in a pleasant and relaxed atmosphere. Course materials have been compiled for both drawing and painting classes, containing all the essential information in an organized manner for your reference.

Drawing Course: Various themes are covered in the drawing classes, such as improving drawing skills, knowledge of materials, grayscale, color theory, perspective, and composition. Different materials will also be used.
Painting Course: In the painting classes, you choose your own subject, which can be based on a (personal) photo. In addition to information on various painting techniques, attention is also given to materials, grayscale, color theory, composition, perspective, mediums, and varnishes. You will start a new painting and receive full guidance from start to finish, determining your own pace.

COLOR MIXING: You will receive useful information on creating a color palette. You will learn to mix with primary colors, how to start, and which colors to use when painting skies, clouds, and the sea, among other things. A golden ring or a copper jug? Velvet and/or silk? Through knowledge, skill, and the use of the right color combinations, you will learn to paint metals, precious metals, fabrics, and much more realistically. This course comes with a handout folder containing all the lessons, recipes, and exercises for your reference.

PORTRAIT DRAWING or PORTRAIT Drawing & PAINTING: These are fun and educational courses consisting of 10 lessons. Lesson materials are provided, allowing you to review all lessons, examples, and exercises. You will work with a (personal) photo, such as a child or grandchild.

ORDERING DRAWING GRIDS (Currently unavailable):
From now on, you can order a handy set of drawing grids from SAM Paintings. This set is a useful tool for enlarging or reducing a drawing, photo, or other reference to accurately transfer it onto a support (canvas, panel, etc.). The set includes the following transparent grids: 5 x 5 cm, 2.5 x 2.5 cm, 2 x 2 cm, 1 x 1 cm, and 0.5 x 0.5 cm. Each version also includes a paper copy, transfer paper, and a blank paper/protective sheet. This set is in A4 format and includes clear instructions. A set costs €15, excluding shipping costs. Shipping costs for one set are €2.50 / for two, three, or four sets are €3.50. No shipping costs will be charged for orders of five sets or more. To order, fill out the form on the contact page and specify the number of grids in the description.