Every year the Altos de Chavón School of Art and Design in Casa de Campo La Romana opens it’s creative doors to the general public to anyone and everyone who would like to explore their creative side in Altos de Chavón’s magical artistic environment! This year’s summer school is already well underway and proving a big success – here we bring you photos and information about the recently ended ‘Beginners Painting Class’ with teacher Raúl Miyar.
The Altos de Chavón School of Art and Design Summer School in Casa de Campo La Romana (for artists and aspiring artists of all ages), this year began on June 27th and will end on August the 19th, with a huge variety of creative classes taking place. Coming up over the next few weeks are courses on jewelry fabrication, motion graphics, painting, copywriting, fashion, drawing, animation, cinema, contemporary art forms, architectural design, fashion styling, magazines and publications, creative writing and more – and there is still time to sign up if you haven’t already! Courses are just US$500 for one week – what a bargain to get your creative juices flowing!!!
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Painting in the art studio
The ‘Beginners Painting Class’ ran from July the 18th through to July the 22nd with Raúl Miyar, full time Fine Arts teacher at the Altos de Chavón School of Art and Design. Here Raúl explains a little about the 1 week course:
“The class was offered as a basic painting course for those who had little or no experience with the medium. However, a couple of our recent graduates and some other Altos de Chavón students, who had just finished their first year also signed up for the course – which made it a very interesting group with a range of painting abilities. The advanced students worked on independent projects while the beginner students all worked on specific assignments that were part of the course curriculum. Having the advanced students working alongside the beginners, turned out to be very beneficial, as the work of the advanced students served as examples and inspiration and of course those with more experience were more than happy to give their help and advice to those just learning. As you can see from the photos, the results were extremely positive and I hope to do the same again in the future!”
The photos below are examples of the students work produced over the 1 week course:
Inspired to get creative?Click here to find out more about the Altos de Chavón Summer School courses in Casa de Campo La Romana and enroll now!!
This article was written by Rebecca Hughes, editor of Casa de Campo Living and Casa de Campo’s entertainment specialist!
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