Art Courses

4 Day Portrait Courses

Bronwen - a portrait in oil on canvass by Heidi BeyersHeidi’s 4 Day Portrait and Art courses are a must for those aspiring artists who wish to learn and hone their creative skills. The 4 Day Portrait Courses brings together like-minded people with a desire to express their creative side. Please visit the events section for all the dates, pricing and venues

Would you like to be able to paint a beautiful portrait of a family member or a friend? You will learn how to use a specific method, and will watch your painting come together bit by bit – the result? – a truly realistic rendering of moth model and fabric!

4 Day Portrait Course locations & venues

The venues for the 4 Day Portrait Courses are:

  • Glen Austin (Midrand – Gauteng) at Heidi’s Home
  • Knysna (Garden Route – Western Cape) at Guadeloupe Guest House

You will also be taught how to mix true-to-life flesh tones, using only 4 basic colours plus white. This simplified method enables you to paint skin tones accurately from the start – no guesswork needed!

Have you ever painted a portrait which just does not end up looking like the person you are trying to paint? Learn how to use a corrective method to fix up the portrait and achieve an exact likeness.