Sanaa Merchant is best known for her traditional Arabian themes with a modern perspective.
The artist’s practice ranges from ornamental works to modernism in abstract and calligraphic forms. Moreover, the use of vibrant bold colors, with their dimensional forms gives them a thought provoking process in the development. In addition the use of the intense pen and ink compositions seen in most of Merchant’s works brings a compelling contrast and throbbing effect to her work. In this programme, the artist, Sanaa Merchant will guide you to drawing and painting in a step-by-step process. The course provide students with the opportunities to develop further their skills and knowledge in the field of fine Arts while really overcoming their fear of the white canvas and discovering an introspective approach to inspiration and creativity, one that empowers, encourages you to let go and discover your own style of expression.
/ Ages 14+, women only
/ Every Saturday morning, Feb 3, 10, 17 and 24, from 11am to 1:30pm
/ Fee: 720 AED for 4 classes (VAT not included)