Kiwie

February 18, 2021

kiwie lowkey workshop 2021

At one point last year I got so bored that I decided to share my knowledge about spray painting. I started with my first 3 private “kiwie lowkey workshop” sessions. [Check pictures here] Somehow, it went better than expected and I’ve decided to continue the workshops in 2021 as well.

By participating, You will learn the dark magic of Graffiti and Street Art culture, how to come up with weird ideas, how to make a straight line, how to make a gradient, and how to properly use spray paint on a wall or any other surface, creating your own, possibly, first canvas artwork for the home taking. And on top of that, meet new people and have a fun time.

This workshop is meant for anyone looking for a dose of inspiration, new insights, adventures, or who is just tired from all the lockdowns.

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Two types of workshops are available for reservations – a GROUP Workshop with 10 participants in the group and a PRIVATE Workshop with only one participant in the session.



GROUP WORKSHOP

This workshop is limited to 10 participants at a time only. 7 workshops available relating to age. The cost for a spot in the group is 170 EUR [VAT included]


1 GROUP 10.-11.APRIL – [Age group 18+] 11.00 AM – 5.00 PM. Price for both days 170 EUR  [FULL]


2 GROUP 8.-9.MAY – [Age group 13-17] 11.00 AM – 5.00 PM. Price for both days 170 EUR  [FULL]


3 GROUP 12.-13.JUNE – [Age group 7-12] 11.00 AM – 5.00 PM. Price for both days 170 EUR  [FULL]


4 GROUP 17.-18.JULY – [Age group 18+] 11.00 AM – 5.00 PM. Price for both days 170 EUR  [FULL]


5 GROUP 7.-8.AUGUST – [Age group 13-17] 11.00 AM – 5.00 PM. Price for both days 170 EUR  Reserve your spot here


6 GROUP 11.-12.SEPTEMBER – [Age group 7-12] 11.00 AM – 5.00 PM. Price for both days 170 EUR  [FULL]


7 GROUP 9.-10.OCTOBER – [Age group 18+] 11.00 AM – 5.00 PM. Price for both days 170 EUR  Reserve your spot here


 

PRIVATE WORKSHOP

This workshop is extremely private due to individual one-on-one 2-day training. Only 3 spots are available. The cost for a spot is 800 EUR [VAT included]

 


1 PRIVATE 22.-23.MAY – One-person Workshop / 11.00 AM – 5.00 PM. Price for both days 800 EUR  


2 PRIVATE 24.-25. JULY – One-person Workshop / 11.00 AM – 5.00 PM. Price for both days 800 EUR  Reserve your spot here


3 PRIVATE 21.-22. AUGUST – One-person Workshop / 11.00 AM – 5.00 PM. Price for both days 800 EUR  Reserve your spot here


 

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Each workshop participant [GROUP and PRIVATE] will receive a physical KIWIE STUDIO KEY via mail. At the checkout, please double-check to enter Your correct address details and most important – phone number. All keys are sent out via DPD services starting from April 1. Once received, keep this key in a safe spot. Entry in the workshop is only with this key. No key, no workshop.

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WORKSHOP INCLUDES:

Introduction to History of Graffiti and Street Art

Graffiti & Street Art Styles and Techniques

What Is Creativity and How to Think Creatively

Sketching and Building Concept Ideas

Spray-Painting Techniques

Painting Practice on Actual Walls

Spray Painting on Canvas

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EACH PARTICIPANT WILL RECEIVE:

Sketchbook and sketching materials

Unlimited Spray Cans

Gloves

Respirator

Unlimited  Caps

1 Canvas surface 100×100 cm

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LOCATION: Kiwie studio / Riga. Precise location sent only to workshop participants.

LANGUAGES: English, Latvian, Russian

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WORKSHOP AGENDA:

THEORY / The history of Graffiti and Street Art. Who invented the can of Spray-Paint? Why it all started and where? Who are the most famous graffiti and street artists right now and why? How they became world-known? Why you should and/or shouldn’t follow them? Everything you have to know about Graffiti and Street Art.

SKETCHING / The art of sketching. Explanation on how your brains work, when they work best and where the creativity comes from? How to come up with unique ideas and how to put them on paper? What is creative intelligence? The importance of sketching and finding your own style? How to master your skills daily?

SPRAY PAINTING PRACTICE / How to paint on walls using Spray-Paint Cans? Why the accessories like caps, respirators and gloves are important and how to properly use them? How to prepare your wall for painting? How to put your sketch on the wall in the right proportions? How to choose the right colors? How to create a gradient and how to draw a sharp line? What comes first, fill-in, or outline? Tips & tricks on how to paint with and without drips. 

MINDSET / Final work – Create your own painting on the Canvas surface for home-taking. Throwback on all the information learned in the past days. How to utilize this creative knowledge not only in wall-painting but also in your everyday life, creating a much-fulfilled everyday life.

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GROUP WORKSHOP TICKET COSTS:  170.00 EUR [ for 2 days, VAT included ]

PRIVATE WORKSHOP TICKET COSTS: 800 EUR [ for 2 days, VAT included ]

 Reserve your workshop spot here!

For more information about reservations, please contact me via contact@kiwie.com

Or DM me on instagram

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COVID-19. During these workshops, all precautions of safety are followed – masks and gloves are used at all times. If another lockdown is issued in Latvia, the workshop dates are pushed to the dates such government statement is lifted-off.

 

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Workshop photos by Roberts Aboltins

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