Acclaimed artist guides budding teenagers at portrait workshop


Internationally-acclaimed Russian-British portrait artist Svetlana Cameron hosted a workshop for young artists interested in classical portraiture.

The workshop, for teenagers aged 14 to 19, took place on Saturday at the Youth Arts Centre, in Douglas.

The internationally acclaimed portrait artist Svetlana Cameron holds a workshop at Douglas Youth Arts school

Svetlana explained: ‘I taught a wonderful enthusiastic group of young people who came to learn about classical approach to drawing.

‘We had an introduction to the sight-size method and Bargue drawing in the morning, followed by a life session with a model in the afternoon.

‘Many thanks to everyone who attended, and to the Youth Arts Centre for inviting me and organising everything.’

Svetlana is dedicated to the revival of traditional fine art. Trained in the methods of Old Masters in two private ateliers in

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