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The secret language to fine art doodling
With John’s in-depth knowledge of 25+ years, you will have the opportunity to learn from an expert and show you his personal fine art doodling techniques.
You have so much untapped potential waiting for you to discover it. Don’t you want to find out what you can do? This workshop will show you what’s possible. We’re going to take a deep dive into Fine Art Doodling and unleash your creativity. We provide all the materials you need so you can cut loose and create without limits!
This workshop is one of John’s favorite subjects to teach. Doodling is a relaxing and fun way to enter the creative flow, where you feel an overwhelming sense of joy. Abstracts can be confusing but John will show you how to get a better understanding of abstract art. Throughout the workshop, you’ll discover new talents and experience a new side to yourself!
9:00am - 12:00pm: Introduction to activating the right brain & practicing doodles
12:00pm - 1:00pm: Lunch break (lunch provided)
1:00pm - 3:00pm: Create your doodles on fine art paper
9:00am - 12:00pm: Collage & create texture
12:00pm - 1:00pm: Lunch break
1:00pm - 3:00pm: Finish with mixed media & mark making
One of the founders of Milan Art Institute, John Milan is possibly one of the most interesting artists alive. He will share the insights he has gleaned from his 25+ years as a professional artist with you in an entertaining, yet inspiring way, keeping you captivated throughout the entire learning process. He treasures the moments where he gets to share his experience and is passionate about watching students transform.
ALL of the art supplies you need
Your own personal space for painting
Lunch each day during the workshop
The city of Athens, GA is lively and full of creativity and is located close to our school (only 20 minutes away). It is the perfect option for the weekend. There are tons of live music events, coffee shops and parks. The night-life is fun, with lots opportunities to make friends during your stay.
Also, there are many other towns to stay at while you’re here for the workshop, feel free to search for the perfect fit for you. Room, board and transportation is not included in the price of the workshop.
The workshop will be held: 2276 Highway 82, Statham, Georgia 30666.
We don't provide housing*
Milan Art Institute is a place where passionate hearts and creative minds come together to bring visions to life. The founders, John and Elli Milan, have been successful artists for over twenty five years each and have made a living during that entire period solely through art. Their daughter, Dimitra Milan, became a professional artist, and at the age of fifteen, had generated over a million dollars through the sales of her own artwork. The Milans’ works have been featured in galleries across the world. And now, they are sharing their insights about the art industry with everyone. They have rallied a dedicated and incredibly talented group of individuals to fulfill the dream of inspiring artists all over the world. The Milan Art Institute team is completely devoted and fully committed to helping artists live out their true purpose.
Milan Art Institute has turned a passion into a profession for hundreds of students. Both beginners and professionals come here to master skills, learn new techniques, and join an ever-expanding community of artists. Milan Art Institute is here to enlighten and educate a worldwide audience about the transformational power of the visual arts.
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All necessary materials for the workshop are included. However, you might want to bring your favorite brushes to supplement what you’ll be using in the workshop.
All supplies will be included and they will be shared by others in the class. We have an on-site art supply store where you can purchase anything extra you want.
Yes a canvas or sometimes another surface will be included.
Workshops will be held at Milan Art Institute close to Athens, GA.
Our exact address: 2276 Highway 82, Statham, Georgia 30666
Room, board, and transportation is not included, however we recommend to stay in the historic town of Athens, GA. Athens is a fun and lively town with lots to do at night after the workshops, plus it's only 20 minutes from the Institute. We will be providing lunch each day during the workshop, so you don’t have to worry about that.
Lunches will be included daily at the workshops. If you have any food allergies or diet restrictions it might be a good idea to pack your own lunch for the day. You can also email [email protected] and let them know about any specifics.
If, for any reason, you need to cancel your attendance to the workshop after you’ve registered, you can get a full refund within 24 hours of your purchase. After this time period is over, you can apply the workshop fee to any other workshop or product (including the Mastery Program) Milan Art Institute offers. However, you must inform us at least 72 hours before the workshop to be able to transfer the credit to another workshop or product.