Summer Camp 2019: Character Design

Ended - Sunday 14 July 2019

Teaching-artist Azim Al Ghussein is a cartoonist, illustrator and Tashkeel’s Education and Outreach Coordinator. He makes work that incorporates print and drawing so that it can be accessible to all. Azim’s practice is based on cultural folktales and practices carried by the many people who inhabit the UAE. Through his practice, Azim seeks to bridge gaps between various cultures by sharing and connecting elements of folk cultures.


Date: 14 July 2019
Time: 10 AM - 1 PM

Age Limit:

Ages 8 to 16 years


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Please note that fees are non-refundable.

Registration Deadline:

30 June 2019

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Forget about watching cartoons, why not create your own? Learn how to design characters based on everyday things. Find out how to design faces, body types, costumes and accessories with this easy step-by-step approach using pencils and paper. Once you have transformed these characters from your imagination into the Tashkeel studio, it’s time to bring them to life!

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).

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