8 April to 31 December 2020
1 October to 31 December 2021
Are you looking for a professional art course in Singapore that suit any level? Our Art Courses at Visual Arts Centre Singapore is exactly what you are looking for: a wide range of class curated to your needs and interests, classes available everyday throughout the week, and all arts material are ready for you!
We provide art courses in a wide range of mediums: Acrylic Painting, Oil Painting, Watercolour Painting, Drawing and Sketching, Chinese Ink Painting, as well as a comprehensive course on Portfolio Preparation. Our teachers are academically trained and have over 20 years of experience in teaching arts.
Save your time from surfing through the entire website by reading this summary of all our available course and choose your best fit!
This course is perfect for those who wants to pick up your skill in drawing and painting or want to advance your skills in professional drawing and painting. You have the flexibility to learn up to 3 Mediums – Pencil Drawing and Sketching, Watercolour, and Acrylic.
Suitable for beginners/intermediate to advanced learners. Our courses and objectives run according to a structured curriculum under a guided approach. Our most popular course is 24 Lessons Art Immersion Course (valid for 26 weeks) and 12 Lessons Art Immersion Course (valid for 14 weeks).
Student doing pencil Sketching
A watercolour work by our teacher
Student doing Acrylic Painting
Understanding that each person have different need, each class is personally curated to match with your capability and interest. Our professional teachers will provide step-by-guidances so do not afraid to get started!
The course is suitable for participants of all levels. With the validity of 26 weeks, you will have time to build up your foundation, explore all mediums and concentrate on your preferred one. We recommend students to join the class at least once a week to efficiently practice the techniques and keep the momentum. Students will acquire basic skills in drawing and painting:
For the period of 26 weeks of the course, the student can achieve intermediate level of one preferred medium. For example, a student practice both Pencil Sketching and Acrylic Painting in 24 lesson course. He/she will achieve intermediate competency in Acrylic Painting, while having strong basics in Pencil Sketching.
The topic of the course covers landscape, still life object, portrait, and up to the student’s interest.
Pencil Sketching study of plaster head
Acrylic painting study still life object
Student and teacher happy with their Acrylic Painting
Student learning portrait from live model with acrylic painting
With same benefits as 24 Lessons Arts Immersion Course, 12 Lessons Course is for those who are unsure about their commitment or looking for a short experiment first. The course will provide students with the following skills and knowledge:
After 12 lessons, the students will be able to acquire foundation in at lease two preferred mediums.
A cat portrait done in watercolour
Student with her proud work
We provide Professional Chinese Ink Painting Course for those who are attracted to the delicacy, mystery and simple beauty of the traditional Chinese art. This is a specialty offered within a wide range of Arts Courses at Visual Arts Centre Singapore.
In this affordable Chinese Ink Painting class, students will be introduced to learn the Chinese brush strokes techniques, materials and skills required in Chinese Ink Painting. The art form itself is tricky to master – the brushstrokes and the way to manoeuvre ink and water.
In this course which is set at the studio, we will help you achieve the following objectives:
Chinese Ink works done by our students
Our students and teacher at the end of their Chinese Ink Painting studio lesson
Student perfecting her Flower Chinese Ink Painting at our studio
Our students practicing painting bamboo using Chinese Ink
If you prefer the comfort of your home while learning and practicing, join our Zoom Course in Chinese Ink Painting! For first-time student, we also offer Art-kit delivery option to get you prepared and ready for the lesson every Friday evening!
With step-by-step guidance from our professional instructor via Zoom platform, every class will introduce one different images that required different techniques. Same content and quality delivered to you while you stay comfy and concentrate at home!
Cherry blossom Chinese Ink Painting session through Zoom
Our student completed her sunflower Chinese Ink Painting in one Zoom session
Our students happy with her blossom cherry Chinese Ink Painting
Visual Arts Centre presents – 4 Sessions Nude Life Drawing / Portrait Life Drawing Course at $220 nett only. Nude Life Drawing / Portrait Life Drawing sessions are ongoing with one to two sessions each month on Thursday evenings, from 7:30pm-10pm. This 4 session course will give you a good introduction and exposure to Nude Life Drawing / Portrait Life Drawing, and you may choose to attend either or both Nude Life Drawing and Portrait Life Drawing sessions which is held once a month.
Whether or not you are a beginner or regular practitioner, this workshop is still unable to miss out. For beginners, each lessons will come with step-by-step guidance from our professional teachers. You will be able to achieve:
For professionals, you will come in with many perks awaiting:
The workshop is usually take place on Thursday evening, 7.30pm – 10pm.
Portrait drawing from life model
Watercolour Nude Life Painting
Want to find out more about each series of Workshop? Click on the link below:
The purchase of 4 Workshop Sessions is applied to either Nude/Portrait Life Drawing Workshop. The validity of the workshop sessions is 3 months from the attendance of the first session, or up to 4 months from the date of registration/purchase.
Creative Kids Art Immersion Course takes on a unique learning approach that encourages children to think out of the box. The course takes the kids through a fun learning journey of discovery and creativity with a wide variety of themes being covered – from the arts to the sciences to geography to anything under their imagination – the world is their oyster to explore!
Beside chances to experience traditional drawing and sketching mediums as colour pencil, oil pastel, markers, we encourage them to try out different mediums and 3D objects such as dry/wet clay, recycle paper models, and mask making. Kids will be able to achieve the following objectives when join Art Courses at Visual Arts Centre Singapore:
All materials will be provided at our class. There will be snack and drinks to keep those little bellies filled as well!
Our students using acrylic to recreate their favourite painting
A drawing study pencil colour
Looking for a preparation course to enter art school/art university? Seeking for a course that build concrete foundation in arts to pursue the fine art/design/creative career path in the future?
Join our Portfolio Preparation CourseGuided by our professional instructors, our Portfolio Building course will be perfect for those who seeking a class to build up strong foundation in drawing and painting skill. This programme is suitable for kids 9 and above, teenagers and those of you aiming to get into a university course are welcomed as well. Fear not even if you have no prior experience in art, we are here to help!
During the Portfolio Preparation Course Part I, we prepare youths with foundation in drawing and sketching, as well as basic knowledge in creative conceptualisation. This course is suitable to any teenagers who has no background in arts, but have interests and dream of coming to art school one day.
Student learning basic composition and observation skill
In Portfolio Preparation Course Part II, the student will continue to develop their skills and artistic visualisation. We also provide guidance in consolidating Idea Development Process and interviewing skills to help the students build up confidence before entering any art school enrolment.
As a combination of Portfolio Preparation Course Part I & II, students will have a similar curriculum with better momentum. The student will spend half the course in consolidate basic drawing skills and another half in developing creative works. Assignments are personally curated for each students to match their capability and needs. They will acquire intermediate level in sketching, with a wide range of skills and knowledge in:
With firm foundation, students can build their portfolio to showcase their skills and apply to either major Singapore art schools (SOTA, NAFA, Lasalle, NTU Art & Design Department) or art university oversea.
The 48 Lessons Portfolio Preparation course is valid for 26 weeks. We encourage students to attend the class twice a week.
We have additional measures during this period, such as decreasing our class size and capacity, ensuring comfortable spacing between attendees for more social distancing. Please contact us to for more information or to request for details.
8 April to 31 December 2020