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::: WB Academy :::

Klagenfurt: 24 - 30 July 2017

at the World Bodypainting Festival in Austria
Choose within 4 days from more than 60 different Workshops. You can book all individual or with the best deal the 4 days WB Academy Pass for € 419

Details

USA: WB Academy @ Living Art America 2016 in Greensboro

WB Academy is sponsored by

senjo color cameleon mehron worldwide

 

The Living Art America Competition is a sanctioned WBA (World Bodypainting Association) event. It is the premier fundraiser for non-profit organization, The Chelko Foundation.
We are very happy to announce this year again the workshop program with the "WB Academy".

3 rooms are filled 3 days long with the World's best instructors in bodypainting, airbrush and decoration.

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Program 2016:

September 21st, 2016:

September 22nd, 2016:

September 23rd, 2016:

General Notes


Details:

 

Day 1: September 21st


September 21st, 2016
Room 1

wbacademy sfxHeadpiece Class with Alex Hansen, 2 days (Brazil/Canada)

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senjo color

Level: A1 - B2
Participants:  min. 4
2 full days class

Costs:  $ 299 including all materials, snacks and drinks as well as certificate of the WBA, "World Bodypainting Association"

Booking via the WB Shop

Please switch simply on the bottom to US$ (as Euro is our standard currency setting).
 
OR use PayPal:
 


You can also email us simply your booking and pay via paypal or credit card later.

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Content:
In this hands-on workshop you will discover all the possibilities you have using Eva Foam (fun foam) to build up basic structures following designs traced, cut, glued, and painted by you. After having a basic shape, you can add almost anything to decorate these head pieces, props, and costume accessories which are a wonderful complement for body painting!!
Focus / Activities:
  • Techniques of material processing
  • First day: Creating a basic structure
  • Second day: Painting and decorating
To Bring:
  • Accessories of your preference (feathers, gems, prosthetics and other props to glue - if you like)

September 21st, 2016
Room 2

wbacademy brush"Bodypainting & Fine Art Portrait Drawing" with Cheryl Ann Lipstreu [USA]

Emerging Artist Introduction to bodypainting portrait and figurative techniques

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cameleon

Level: A2 - B2
Participants:  min. 4

Costs:  $ 149 including materials, snacks and drinks as well as certificate of the WBA, "World Bodypainting Association"

Please switch simply on the bottom to US$ (as Euro is our standard currency setting).

OR use PayPal:
You can also email us simply your booking and pay via paypal or credit card later.

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Content:

This class is a how to, step by step introduction to the basic building blocks of fine art portraiture in bodypainting. Students will gather an understanding of how to use the products/ paint in the best manner to base coat, layer, and detail to refine their portrait interpretations. Reference images will be used for a solid understanding of values, color, and tone with comparison drawing skills that will be incorporated into each portrait design. A Solid understanding of facial anatomy and bone structure leads students on an easy to follow path of how to build a face out of bodypaint. Fine art techniques, well positioned highlights and softened edging are essential when trying to replicate a realistic look and students will be able to produce their own portraits in bodypaint with glowing results after this class.

Focus / Activities:
  • Different techniques
  • Theory of colours
  • Design of motives / drawing exercises
  • Realisation of a bodypainting on a model
To bring:
  • Brush set
Model:
  • 1 Model  from 1:00 pm

September 21st, 2016
Room 3

wbacademy brush"Realistic 3D Art" with Miguel Angel (Colombia)

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cameleon

Level: A2 - B2
Participants:  min. 4

Costs:  $ 149 including materials, snacks and drinks as well as certificate of the WBA, "World Bodypainting Association"

Please switch simply on the bottom to US$ (as Euro is our standard currency setting).

Or use PayPal:
You can also email us simply your booking and pay via paypal or credit card later.

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Content:

In this workshop, i'm teaching how works the optical ilusion using the lights, shadows and perspective, through a easy system for everyone, so you wont need previous experience to start painting the coolest 3d Effects, the student will learn how represent the different elements of the world and a lot of textures between the shiny and the opaque, like metal chrome (without metallic paints), the crystals and the liquids... beyond the art this is science!!!

Focus / Activities:
  • Hands-on painting
  • Demonstration
  • 3D effects
  • Light & Shadows
To bring:
  • Own brush set
Model:
  • 1 Model  from 1:00 pm

 

 

Day 2: September 22nd


September 22nd, 2016
Room 2

wbacademy brushFull day Class "Ultimate UV" with Wolf Reicherter

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cameleon

Level: A1 - B1
Participants:  min. 4

Costs:  $ 149 including all materials, snacks and drinks as well as certificate of the WBA, "World Bodypainting Association"

Booking via the WB Shop

Please switch simply on the bottom to US$ (as Euro is our standard currency setting).
 
You can also email us simply your booking and pay via paypal or credit card later.

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Content:

Painting with the help of UV colours and blacklight offers a very special possibility to fascinate the visitor and create a great athmosphere. Step by step the participants learn to create their own UV Bodypaintings under the guidance of Wolf, who is very famous for his UV works. Afterwards, the ready artworks will be shooted in a photo session.

Focus / Activities:
  • The Basics of available colours and their specifications
  • Mandatory do's & dont's for safe bodypainting and decoration
  • Available UV-Lightsources
  • Introduction in Chromadepth (TM)
  • Hands on training (details and experiments)
  • Photoshooting
To bring:
  • Brush set
Model:
  • 1 Model per 2 participant - from 1:00 pm

 

Day 3: September 23rd


 

September 23rd, 2016
Room 1

wbacademy airbrushAirbrush Bodypainting workshop, Focus group for only 3 participants


with Alex Hansen 

powered by

senjo color

Level: A1 - B2
Participants:  maximum 3

Costs:  $ 299 including all materials, snacks and drinks as well as certificate of the WBA, "World Bodypainting Association"

Booking via the WB Shop

Please switch simply on the bottom to US$ (as Euro is our standard currency setting).

or use PayPal:

You can also email us simply your booking and pay via paypal or credit card later.

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Content:
This intensive Airbrush class with Alex Hansen is best suitable for those, who want to bring their Airbrush skills to perfection and to give their artwork a personal note. Alex is going to concentrate on each participant individually to sort out strenght and weakness to increase the quality of your work. Easy methods and exciting tricks to support your creativity and to bring your concept on the body are in the focus of his class.
Focus / Activities:
  • Out of the box thinking.... (preparation, inspiration, ideas, concepts, creativity)
  • Tools (Airbrushes, Accessories, compressors, products)
  • Techniques and exercises (advanced techniques)
  • Stencils (Design and techniques)
  • Work with the models, photographers
  • The second day is under the focus of practical work. On your own model you create an Airbrush bodypainting under the creative and professional guidance of Alex.
  • Photoshooting with models
  • Q&A
To bring:
  • everything will be provided
Model:

1 Model from 2.00 pm


September 23rd, 2016
Room 2

wbacademy brushBodypainting with Jinny

"Bringing your own style to a higher level"

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mehron worldwide

Level: A2 - B2
Participants:  minimum 4

Costs:  $ 149 including all materials, snacks and drinks as well as certificate of the WBA, "World Bodypainting Association"

Booking via the WB Shop

Please switch simply on the bottom to US$ (as Euro is our standard currency setting).
 
or use PayPal:
 
You can also email us simply your booking and pay via paypal or credit card later.

Jinny1 Jinny3

 
Content:
This unique intensive workshop is the equivalent of having a master painter coach you privately for one day. You will be asked to paint your favorite and most popular designs, using your usual techniques and doing the best you can for each concept. As your Private Coach, Jinny will share constructive criticism, while she ads lines, highlights, shadows and helps you perfect your brush and blending techniques in order to aid you in enhancing your art work and unique style. At the same time she will give you suggestions and encourage you to think outside the box and try new ideas to take your creativity and imagination to exciting new levels.
Focus / Activities:
  • one day coaching to optimise your work
  • every participant does two paintings on his model
To bring:
  • Own brush set
Model:
  • 1 Model per participant (from beginning on)

September 23rd, 2016
Room 3

wbacademy brushBodypainting Drapes & Folds with John Vargas

"THE BEAUTY OF CLOTHING IN CHARACTERIZATION"

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vargas beauty

Level: A1 - B2
Participants:  minimum 4

Costs:  $ 149 including all materials, snacks and drinks as well as certificate of the WBA, "World Bodypainting Association"

Booking via the WB Shop

Please switch simply on the bottom to US$ (as Euro is our standard currency setting).
 
or use PayPal:
 
You can also email us simply your booking and pay via paypal or credit card later.

john vargas3 john vargas2

Content:

The harmony of colors, shadows and light, shading texture and application of paints.
The secret of painting clothing, creating the illusion of 3D for folds, drapes, knots, strings, laces. great ways to use this method in characterization and comics.

  • Learn how to get the best of your brushes.
  • Simetrical designs in minutes
  • The use of stencils and new tools that enhances your art and speeds up your work.
Model:
  • 1 Model per participant (from midday)

 


 

General Notes:

  • Time: All programs start at 10:00 am and go until about 6:00 pm. We ask all participants to be on site at least 15 minutes before the start of each class. 
  • Catering: Drinks (water and juice) as well as fruits and snacks are provided.
  • Equipment: The major part of materials and colours will be provided, but in some classes we ask the participant to bring additional materials.
  • Models: In most classes own model of the participants are needed (time and model need can be found in the detailed description).
  • Costs: Classes can be booked individually via our WB Online Shop. All mayor credit cards and paypal is accepted.
  • Locations: All 3 rooms are located in Greensboro at the:
    The Green Hill Center for NC Art
    200 North Davie Street
    Greensboro, NC 27401, USA

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