You will:

  • enjoy 1:1, 2-hours long creative session
  • get a short introduction on the historical background of the portrait of a beautiful French actress – Marthe Mellot
  • learn interesting facts about the painter Felix Vallotton: a local Swiss/French artist from Lausanne
  • start with short warm-up sketching exercises prepared especially for beginners
  • learn how to sketch the face, nose, eyes and other facial elements from different angles to create more dynamic portraits
  • explore basic shadowing techniques
    understand how to draw the head from an angle, how to shade realistic features, and how to draw a complete realistic portrait.
  • sketch in a great atmosphere in the walls of Zurich Kunsthaus
  • get an individual analysis of your drawing and hints for the future from our Creator of December 2018 Aleksandra Bzdzikot

More about Aleksandra and her creative journey HERE

Additional information


On request

What to bring?

A4 size paper, a pencil, a rubber, something steady to draw on


Kunsthaus Zurich
Heimplatz 1
8001 Zurich



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