Please note that this schedule is flexible and may change according to needs arising
Week 1: Introduction to course, teacher, and VCUQatar; Introduction to composition; Introduction to sketch booking
Week 2: Observational drawing / Line
Week 3: Introduction to Color
Week 4: Introduction to basic Value Drawing
Week 5: Advanced Value Drawing
Week 6: Creative Thinking: Sketchbook and Communicating Ideas
Week 7: Using a Camera to document ideas and your work
Week 8: Final review - preparing your portfolio
Please note: VCUQatar reserves the right to cancel classes for which not enough participants are registered. Already paid fees will be refunded.
Please do not purchase materials until VCUQatar has sent final course confirmation.
To be bought and brought in for every class by course participants
On occasions, there may be some more materials to be bought and brought in if and when advised by the instructor
Materials that will be supplied by VCUQatar per student
Materials that will be supplied by VCUQatar as class room materials
On occasions, there may be some more materials to be bought and brought in if and when advised by the instructor.
Most of the materials are available from any art supply shop, for example:
Hadeer Omar, a visual communicator, Independent filmmaker and an entrepreneur with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Graphic Design and Masters of Fine Art in Design studies from Virginia Commonwealth University in Qatar. Her thesis is questioning globalization as an action and culture hacking as a reaction in a specific context. Omar is the founder of an online studio called Kroki design studio. Her training experience gives her the unique ability to apply design thinking, in all its forms, to visual processes. Some of her graphics process knowledge, and experience includes commercials, social design, photography, film, digital art and mixed media. Omar represents her identity through her work. She enjoys manipulating mediums to emphasize the story behind each piece of her work.