Malack Silas watercolor workshops and classes

Welcome to Light Through Watercolor

# Watercolor Fundamentals

Starting Your Creative Journey

Join us on a vibrant journey led by Malack Silas, a renowned Kenyan watercolor artist based in Germany with over 15 years of experience. Our classes and workshops are designed to illuminate your world through the delicate art of watercolor, blending Kenyan vibrancy with German precision. Discover a new way of seeing and expressing yourself, whether you’re a beginner or looking to refine your skills. Here’s what we offer:

# Our Art Classes

For everyone

Foundations of Watercolor:

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  • Introduction to techniques and cultural inspirations.
  • Four sessions packed with creativity and learning.
  • Diving into Watercolor Basics for Beginners
  • Creating Your First Watercolor Masterpiece

Emotional Expressions Workshop:

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  • A weekend workshop exploring the emotive power of colors.
  • Deep emotional engagement through art
  • Beyond the Basics: Elevating Your Watercolor Skills”
  • Exploring Depth and Detail

Mindfulness and Artistry:

  • Integrating mindfulness with art  with sessions for tranquility and skill enhancement.
  • Deepening understanding of watercolor nuances through intermediate techniques.
  • Advancing in color harmony, focusing on sophisticated mixing and blending.
  • Expanding skills in landscapes and portraits for broader artistic capabilities.

Why Choose Our Classes?

-Unique cultural insights from Kenya and Germany.

-Expert guidance from an accomplished artist.

-A supportive community of fellow learners

Embark on Your Artistic Journey Today

Whether you're looking to discover the basics, express your emotions creatively, or find a meditative escape in art, our classes are tailored to bring light into your life. Visit our class schedules and sign up to start painting your light with Malack Silas.

Foundations of Watercolor: The Kenyan Light

Four sessions

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Foundations of Watercolor: The Kenyan Light

Price: €120 / Four sessions

Immerse yourself in the vibrant world of watercolor with Malack Silas. This foundational course, inspired by the stunning landscapes and culture of Kenya, offers a deep dive into watercolor techniques and artistic expression. In the four sessions, you’ll learn everything from basic strokes to creating your own masterpiece

What You'll Learn

Watercolor and Wellness:Emotional Expressions Workshop

Four sessions

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Watercolor and Wellness:
Emotional Expressions Workshop

€120 / 6 hours across 2 days

Experience the transformative power of color in this unique weekend workshop. Guided by Malack Silas, you’ll explore how to convey emotions through watercolor, inspired by music and poetry. This workshop is perfect for those looking to deepen their connection with art and express themselves more fully.

What You'll Learn

This workshop delves into the ways in which art can serve as a profound vessel for emotional expression and healing. Through guided exercises and inspired projects, participants will learn to use watercolors not just as a medium for creating beauty, but as a language for the heart.

Mindfulness and Artistry: Mindful Painting

Four sessions

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Mindfulness and Artistry: Mindful Painting

Price: €200

Elevate your watercolor skills and develop your unique artistic voice in this comprehensive course. From advanced techniques to portfolio development, this class prepares you for the art world. Culminating in a group exhibition, it’s an opportunity to showcase your work and step into your identity as an artist.

What You'll Learn

This workshop delves into the ways in which art can serve as a profound vessel for emotional expression and healing. Through guided exercises and inspired projects, participants will learn to use watercolors not just as a medium for creating beauty, but as a language for the heart.

Malack Silas

Artist

About The Artist

Malack Silas is a Kenyan watercolor artist with over 15 years of experience, who currently resides and works in Germany. Known for his vibrant use of color and ability to capture the essence of light, Malack’s work beautifully merges the rich landscapes and culture of Kenya with European influences. His artistic journey is deeply rooted in his passion for teaching and sharing the art of watercolor painting, aiming to inspire others to find their voice through the medium. Malack’s classes and workshops are celebrated for their ability to bring communities together, fostering a shared space for creativity, learning, and personal growth. Beyond his skills with the brush, Malack is dedicated to using art as a gateway to bring light and joy into the lives of his students and collectors.

# Fun while learning

There’s Fun In Art

No matter your skill level, our classes offer a supportive and inspiring environment where you can explore the magic of watercolors. Join us and watch as your artistic aspirations take flight. Unlock your potential, explore your creativity, and let your imagination flow freely in our captivating watercolor classes. Don’t miss this opportunity to turn your dreams into beautiful works of art!

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Brush Control:

Develop brush control skills to create various strokes, textures, and fine details in your paintings.

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Composition and Design:

Learn about composition, balance, and design principles to create visually appealing artwork.

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