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[Dubai, UAE. 2024] Expressive Portrait Painting with Zin Lim

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[Dubai, UAE. 2024] Expressive Portrait Painting with Zin Lim
[Dubai, UAE. 2024] Expressive Portrait Painting with Zin Lim

Time & Location

Oct 25, 2024, 10:00 AM GMT+4 – Oct 27, 2024, 4:00 PM GMT+4

Art corner, Al Waha St - Al Quoz - Al Quoz 4 - Dubai - United Arab Emirates

About The Event

Beginners to Advanced, any experienced-level artists are welcome. (From our previous experiences in many other cities) We know that this workshop will renovate your experience level, and make a turning point for your future studies direction and your unique stylization for art. We hope you don’t miss the exclusive experiences!!!


This workshop will cover the following themes and activities.

* Understanding visual elements and their efficient usage in order to create specific moods and messages.

* How to build a portrait painting structure with interesting brush strokes.

* Case studies: Value/Color Scheme, Value/Color Pattern Design, and Basic Composition.

* Creating your unique portrait from reference photos provided or your own.

Based on the above themes, each artist will have their own (adjusted) activities by experience level.

If you have further questions about the workshop, please don’t hesitate to email us at

(To learn more about the portrait work, visit our page at the instructor's Instagram.


Oil Paint (Any brand).

  • Titanium White
  • Cadmium Yellow
  • Cadmium Red
  • Alizarin Crimson
  • Ultramarine Blue
  • Pthalo Green (or Viridian)
  • Burnt Umber (or Raw umber)
  • Ivory black
  • or your own palette.

Canvas: Boards, Paper pad, or Stretched canvas (for portrait, 9"x12"-16"x20", white gessoed, smooth surface).

Brushes: Various size of flat, sable, or round (either natural or synthetic hair of any brand is fine but must have good shape of hair). Zin mostly uses low price/synthetic flat brushes.

Palette Knife: Sharp.

Palette: Palette Pad or any wooden/plastic/glass palette.

Medium: Pure, Odorless 'Linseed', 'Sunflower' or 'safflower' oil in a jar. Odorless mineral spirit or Terpenoid. Zin will use Sunflower oil + Gamsol (An odorless mineral spirit) at the workshop.

Paper towel or rag: To wipe the oil from the brush. (Zin use cut drop cloth)

*For everyone's healthy creation experience, please don't use fast-drying medium, smelly or toxic mediums, such as Liquin, Galkid, or old terpenoid, etc. But use an odorless/no-smelly medium only.

Welcome any questions to

We are looking forward to meeting you soon!!!


  • Dubai Full-time

    In case for cancellation of this ticket due to full timer need additional spot, we will refund 100% any time of cancellation.

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