Drop-in and Draw: Charcoal

Ended - Sunday 14 May 2023

Bassem Boules is an artist and graphic designer who is passionate about realism and the legacy of the Old Masters. He is constantly exploring different media as he jumps back and forth between creating work physically and digitally. A graduate from the Faculty of Fine Art of the Alexandria University, Bassem has amassed experience as a freelance designer both in Egypt and in the UAE. At the same time, he has dedicated time and effort to develop his artistic skills as he has done an array of private commissions that have helped him further developed his passion for portraiture.


Date: 14 May 2023

Time: 3 pm - 4:30 pm


Al Safa Art & Design Library

Open to the Public

Registration Deadline:

14 May 2023

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About Our Drop-in Workshops

Our drop-in workshops provide the perfect opportunity to engage with fellow participants, exchange experiences and techniques, and take your abilities to the next level. Open to participants of all skill levels, these drop-in workshops are designed to foster a community of learners and encourage shared exercise and development. Whether you are a beginner looking to learn new techniques or an experienced artist seeking to refine your skills, our workshops provide a collaborative space for growth and discovery.

In This Workshop

Step into the fascinating world of charcoal at our immersive workshop! Led by artist Bassem Boules, you'll delve into the versatile medium of charcoal, exploring its expressive potential and discovering how to manipulate light and shadow to create depth and dimension in your drawings.

With a focus on creativity and individual expression, this workshop is the perfect space to hone your skills, share your work, and connect with a community of like-minded artists. Join us and take your charcoal art to the next level!

Participants are encouraged to bring their own sketchbooks for this session.

Opening Hours

Tashkeel Alserkal
Gallery, Unit 26, FN Designs, Alserkal Avenue
Sun-Thu 10am – 7pm, Fri 9am–12pm
(closed Saturdays & public holidays).

Makerspace, Unit 89, Alserkal Avenue
Sat-Thu 10am – 7pm
(closed Fridays & public holidays).

Tashkeel Nad Al Sheba
Nad Al Sheba 1
Temporarily closed for renovation

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