HALF TERM ART WORKSHOPS LED BY VILNIUS ACADEMY OF ARTS PROFESSOR GIEDRIUS JONAITIS

  • Category: Events
  • Date: May 11, 2017

We are excited to present a unique series of Art workshops for children, during the half term of May 2017 (week of 29th May)

Professor Giedrius Jonaitis, from Vilnius Academy of Arts – a leading European University- will be sharing his knowledge, expertise and experiences with children.

This is a great opportunity for children of all ages to be inspired by a professional and academic art expert, broaden their artistic horizons and learn new techniques!

Workshops programme

Tuesday 30th May       10am – 2pm        Fantastic creatures – monotype
Tuesday 30th May       3pm – 5.30pm    Dragons – monotype
Wednesday 31st May  10am – 2pm        Fairy tales book – illustration
Wednesday 31st May   3pm – 5.30pm    Fairy tale characters – illustration
Thursday 1st June        10am – 2pm        A future city – collage
Thursday 1st June        3pm – 5.30pm   Still life – painting
Friday 2nd June            10am – 2pm       Having fun with monotypes
Friday 2nd June            3pm – 5.30 pm  Having fun with monotypes

Tickets:

10am session (4hrs) – £35

3pm session (2.5hrs) – £24

All 10am sessions (16 hrs) – £115

All 3pm sessions (10 hrs) – £75

Secure a space for your child early by e-mail info@ltlt.co.uk

Enquiries: 07900106971

Leaping Toads Art students’ monotypes created with Giedrius Jonaitis

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RESUME

Professor Giedrius Jonaitis, Graphics department – Vilnius Academy of Arts, Lithuania, www.vda.lt/en

Born 1963

EDUCATION

1975-1981 studied Fine Arts at National M. K. Čiurlionis School of Art

 

1981-1987 studied graphics at Lithuanian State Institute of Arts

1988 – present Vilnius Academy of Arts, Graphic Department, lecturer

HIGHLIGHTS

Member of Lithuanian Artists’ Association since 1990

Between 1991 – 2007 he created the design of the country’s national currency (bank notes for 1,2, 5, 10, 20, 50 and 500 LT)

Has illustrated over ten fiction and text books

Has national and international exhibitions

Professor since 2011

CREATIVE SPECIALISMS

Lithographic prints

Drypoint printmaking technique (creating intaglio impressions, similar to etching and engraving)

Graphics illustration

Assemblages, installation art and film animations

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