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Masterclass in Painted Murals

Course Content:

  • Understanding the fundamental techniques painting a mural;

  • Understanding perspective drawing,

  • Practicing composition,

  • Discussion of various formats and colors,

  • Practice run at rendering a mural

  • Techniques of shadowing, placing the scenery, landscapes, facial details etc...or whatever the topic is. 

  • The instructor will design the mural for this class.

Venue: SWRDECArt Studio - North County Dublin Ireland 

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Applications : This course is open to beginners or professionals, wihing to further their training in Painted Murals.

Instructor: Shane Ralph Master Decorative Artist – Fellow of the Faculty of Decorative Arts, Member of the Irish Georgian Society, member of the Scottish Association of Painting and Craft Teachers

Certification: Students receive the studios certificate of professional  practice.

Programme outline::

  • Composition

  • ground works

  • Structural elements

  • Sizing and placement.

  • Perspective

  • Background study


Outcomes upon completion:Upon completion  you will have:

  • Created and completed your individual samples / Panels of your painted murals.

  • Have achieved a better understanding in all aspects of painted murals

  • Will have increased confidence in your approach.

  • Will receive the studios certificate of Professional Practice, upon completion of the course.

  • Students create individual panels (design provided by instructor)

Decorative Painting by Shane Ralph Decorative Painting Ltd
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