Education of Adults
Vilnius Graphic Art Centre has graphic art studios, where professional artists have possibilities of creation using different graphic art techniques, namely intaglio printing, lithography, silk-screen printing. Having an aim to preserve traditional and to preach innovative graphic art techniques, professional mastery seminars are being organized annually since the year 2003; during those sessions, the skillful local as well as guest masters, deliver their skills for artists who are eager to learn more or to improve their art skills.
Vilnius Graphic Art Centre also invites everybody who wishes to learn the basics of graphic techniques and create graphic artworks by themselves. Professional artists can deliver a two hour seminar and comprehensively introduce the linen carving as well as etching techniques. You can create your own unique art work and several copies of it.
• Minimal duration of one seminar – 2 hours
• Minimal number of participants – 3 persons
• Maximal number of participants – 10 persons
• A price for one seminar – 70, - lt / per person
The time of the seminar as well special requirements for it are adjusted in advance, at the contacts indicated.
Education of Children
Since March, 2008, children educational programme “Graphic art creative workshops” is being implemented in the Graphic Art Centre. The sessions take place once in a month. Professional artists of graphic art couch during the sessions, which are devoted for children of school age. Children during the sessions are encouraged to get acquainted with different graphic art techniques and to acquire them in practice. During a two hour course the children of one form are being introduced with the basic theoretical principles of graphic art as well as with the technical equipment for accomplishing graphic impress.
During such sessions schoolchildren acquire new knowledge and new experience, which is definitely useful for a child’s cognition of sociocultural context as well as for broadening of it. Together the creativity of schoolchildren is developed; new methods of idea generation are encouraged as well as ways of self-expression. A part of the session is devoted for a practical possibility to create an authentic graphic artwork for everyone and to get involved into art creation process under the guidance of a professional artist.
Due to the possibility to participate in the educational programme the representatives of secondary schools should apply at the contacts indicated.