Portrait Making Course

Portrait Making

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  • Live online session
  • Expert and experienced instructors
  • 100% practical learning
  • Learner paced way of teaching
  • Personal attention
  • Recorded video revisit facility
  • Reference material and query resolution
  • Support for material procurement
  • Safe and user-friendly online platform
  • Age limit above 15 years
  • Small batch size of only 10 people
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This online portrait painting course is designed to re-shape your sense of self-appreciation and self-acceptance along with nurturing your creative abilities. Create flawless portraits using tried, tested and perfected methods like the grid method, Loomis division method, along with the right shading techniques, and capturing human emotions.

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This online portrait drawing course is designed & suitable for:

  • Someone who wants to build a strong foundation of making professional portraits.
  • Who is working or plans to work on commissioned portrait projects.
  • Who is working on putting an art exhibition
  • Who is preparing for a career in arts and enter an art institute
  • Who is building a portfolio of art projects for himself/herself.
  • Anyone who wants to take their portrait making skills to the next level with the right inputs.

Aspiring artists, students, graphic designers, women/men wanting to re-kindle their creativity, find value in our online portrait painting & drawing courses, classes & workshops.

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  • You do not need any prior experience of portrait painting, drawing or sketching to attend Level 1 of this course. It is recommended that you have the competencies equivalent to the Level 1 to attend the next level with us. 
  • Regarding online live portrait painting classes materials, all you will need are pencils, a kneaded eraser, charcoal sticks, and a sketchbook. You can procure the material from our trusted supplier listed on the website by asking for the “Paint Lab Portrait Making Kit” or buy these from your local shops once we email the material list to you.


  1. What can I make after I complete this online portrait drawing course?

Once you complete your Certified Portrait Making course with us you can make any portrait of your friends, family or celebrities.


  1. What material is required to learn Portraits painting / drawing ?

You can start learning Portraits with just simple material like:

  • Sketchbook A4 -120-130 gsm
  • Pencils - 2b, 4b, 6b, HB, 2H - any brand
  • Normal eraser, Kneaded Eraser - Brusto
  • Flat paint brush/cotton buds/tissue/blending stumps
  • Scale, Sharpener


  1. I have not made Portraits before, can I still do it?

Yes, these live online Portrait Making classes are absolutely beginner friendly. You do not need any prior experience to learn Portrait painting and create some amazing Portrait masterpieces.


  1. Is this an online recorded course or live portrait drawing classes/course?

This is a live Portrait drawing online course with expert instructors. All the sessions are highly interactive, live, practical and engaging.


  1. How many hours course and how many classes?

The Portrait making course has 12 hours of live classes. There are 6 live classes conducted twice a week.


  1. How many days course?

It is a 3 weeks course with 6 live online instructor-led classes of 2 hours each. A 24x7 hour chat window to help you learn the craft perfectly in 3 weeks with us.


  1. Can I learn Portraits in just 3 weeks?

Yes, we have a very well-researched curriculum and expert instructors who simplify the process of Portrait sketching and painting for you so that you can master Portraits faster with ease and perfection.


  1. Can I get a trial session or workshop?

Yes, you can attend our upcoming Portrait Workshop. We call them Primers. Primers are a window to the online Portrait painting course. You can also call it a live online Portrait workshop where you make one facial part like eyes or lips yourself in a live session. Registrations for Portrait Primers are on a first-come-first-served basis. 


  1. What is the cost of trial session?

The cost, timing, date and product details are given in this link =- https://www.paintlab.co.in/Bookprimer/primerbooking/portrait-making  


  1. When is the trial class scheduled?

The cost, timing, date and product details for the Portrait Workshop are given in this link =- https://www.paintlab.co.in/Bookprimer/primerbooking/portrait-making  


  1. Where can I get the material for the courses?

You can procure the Portrait painting material from any local stationery shop or online buying site or contact our vendor mentioned on website - https://www.paintlab.co.in/material_kit .

We are only a facilitator to help you procure the right material. While we have taken due care in suggesting a reliable supplier to you, we do not take any responsibility of delivery, cost, quantity and quality of the material.


  1. When do I receive the material list from you?

Detailed material list will be emailed or whatsapp to you after you enroll for the online Portrait painting course.


  1. What is the investment in material kit?

The investment is only one-time and depends on the brands you purchase. For the final price list, please contact the supplier directly. Paint Lab has no role to play in your negotiations with the supplier.


  1. In how many days can I get the material kit if I order it from the supplier on your website?

The details of delivery and logistics are to be negotiated by you with the supplier. We are only a facilitator to help you procure the right material. While we have taken due care in suggesting a reliable supplier to you, we do not take any responsibility of delivery, quantity and quality of the material.


  1. Will I get a certificate at the end of the course?

Yes, certificate will be handed over to all participants at the end of each level of live virtual online Portrait painting classes once you submit the Portrait drawing project pictures.


  1. What is the duration of portrait painting online course?

The 3 weeks course has 6 live and interactive classes of 2 hours each.


  1. What are the days and timings for the online portrait painting classes?

It is usually held on weekends. Saturday-Sunday, 11 am to 1 pm


  1. Will I get a recording of the session?

Yes, you will get a recording of all live Portrait painting classes and it will be available to view for 90 days after the level ends.

  1. Can I ask doubt after the live class is over?

Yes, absolutely. A 24X7 hour chat window is open for all doubts and queries post the live Portrait drawing learning classes.


  1. Is it necessary to attend Level 1 to enroll in level 2?

Yes, it is advisable to build competencies of Level 1 live Pencil Portraits Course before enrolling in Level 2. If you already have proficiency in topics covered in Level 1 online Portrait drawing classes then you can directly enroll in Level 2 live classes for painting online. The topics of level 1 will not be taught again in Level 2 live portrait painting online classes.


  1. Can I enroll in both the levels in one go?

Yes, as a serious learner of the art or craft, it is recommended that you enroll in both the levels of live online portrait painting classes together to ensure complete understanding, practice and learning of the subject areas like composition, proportion, facial features, grid method, free-hand method, sketching, light and shadow to make beautiful portraits of friends, family, celebrities and more.


  1. Which online platform will be used to conduct the online portrait drawing courses?

The live Portrait painting online course will be conducted on a safe online platform like Zoom or Microsoft Teams or another similar LMS.


  1. Will I be able to use the online platform easily?

Yes, absolutely. The live online learning platform is absolutely user friendly.


  1. How can I start portrait classes once the enrolment is done?

Once you enroll, you will immediately receive the online login details and password for your online learning platform to start your live Portrait painting classes. You can then login from your laptop or mobile to attend the live classes.


  1. Can I take the course on mobile?

Yes. You can take the portrait classes on your mobile. However, it is recommended you take the portrait drawing course on a laptop for better experience and interaction.


  1. Is it necessary to submit the project?

Yes, project submission is necessary and important for your learning and portrait course certification process.


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