Watercolour Painting inspired by Abdul Qader Al Rais Works


Date: Tuesday 29 Nov, 2016 - Tuesday 29 Nov, 2016
Time: 05:30 pm - 07:00 pm
Venue: Maraya Art Centre, Al Qasba, Block (E), First Floor (Maraya Community), United Arab Emirates
Fees: AED 30

In this workshop students will experiment with colors, designs and patterns as they create a watercolor painting in the style of Abdul Qader Al Rais, then move to a demonstration of how to paint local traditional architectural such as windows and doors, wind towers, palm-frond buildings, seascapes and desert-scape inspired by his works.

To register please contact Maraya Art Centre on +971 6 556 6555 or by email at rsvp@maraya.ae


About the artist:

Abdul Qader Al Rais paints landscape and architectural scenes inspired by traditional Emirati neighborhoods, buildings and forts using a photorealistic style. The established artist also creates abstract paintings incorporating Arabic letters. The use of small floating squares is a signature style carrying through Al Rais’ works.