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Courses and Career In Painting

Painting is one of the most fascinating subject of fine arts. It is completely a different world of art which is made up of colors and sketches. A painter uses various colors and sketches as medium of expression. Skills of painting can be taught but it is also true that a painter is born. Painting to some extent is a gifted talent and hence it cannot be taught completely. Some of the traits of a good painter are- a nature lover; keen observational eye; humble; polite; imaginative and creative. With the power of his creativity and tools of paintings (brushes, canvas and colors) he can recreate a new world. However with good training his skills can be further sharpened and perfected.

Career & Job

Now-a-days there is good opportunity for students who have done painting course. They get hired by art galleries, museums, colleges and Universities, corporates for making their own art collection etc. They can also work independently as workshop organizers, pottery painting, glass painting, tattoo painting etc. Since in the course of painting basic computer training is given so they can work as graphic designer also.

Job profiles

A painter can work on numbers of exciting profiles. Some of these profiles are – Commercial Artist, Muralist, Visiting Artist, Painting Engineer, Painter, Interior Designer, Comics artist, Teacher, Art Director, Graphic Designer, Art Restoration specialist and Arts Administrator.

Industries of Employment

Some of the industries which are dependent upon painters hires them at good salary package. Some of these industries are – Ceramic industries, clothing industries, Animation, Advertising, Software companies, Online services, Digital media, Graphic Designing, Textile Designing industries, Fashion houses and Print making.

Salary

In the starting a fresher candidate is offered a salary of 10,000 to 20,000. In few years only this goes up to 5-6 lakhs per annum.

Top ranked institutions

Some of the top ranked institutions and colleges for learning arts are –

  • College of Art, Delhi
  • Sir JJ Institute of Applied Arts, Mumbai.
  • Jawaharlal Nehru Architecture and Fine Art University, Hyderabad.
  • Maharani Laxmibai PG girls college, Indore.

Eligibility for Career In Painting

After doing 10+2 a candidate can opt for the painting course. There are various institutions, colleges and Universities which are offering various courses of painting. A student can do Diploma, Certificate, online and Bachelor’s course in painting after doing the 10+2. 


Career In Painting Important Dates

In the course of Painting students learn about many new things about painting and art. They are taught about the history of painting, culture of painting in India and world and color theories. Check below for the various courses in Painting-

Diploma Course in Painting

Name of the Diploma course

Duration of the Course

Diploma in Painting

1-2 years.

Junior in Diploma in Painting Part-1,

1-2 years.

Junior in Diploma in Painting Part-2

1-2 years.

Certificate Courses in Painting

Name of the Certificate Course in Painting

Duration

Junior Diploma in Fine Art, Part -1

6 months -1 year.

Junior Diploma in Fine Art, Part-2

6 months -1 year.

Certificate in Visual Arts in Painting

6 months -1 year.

Certificate in Painting

6 months -1 year.

Bachelor Course in Painting

Name of the Bachelor Course in Painting

Duration

B.A Drawing and Painting

3-4 years.

BFA Painting

3-4 years.

BFA Applied Arts

3-4 years.

B.A Painting

3-4 years.

Online courses in Painting

  • Portrait Painting
  • Organic Painting
  • Still Life Painting
  • Landscape Painting
  • Art Business
  • Abstract Art Painting
  • Business Course

F.A.Q.

Q. Is there any course in painting is available?

Yes, a candidate can do painting course.

Q. What is the eligibility for doing the painting course?

A candidate should have passed 10+2.

Q. What courses are available in painting?

There are various courses which are available on Bachelors level. Students can also do Diploma, Online and Certificate courses.

Q. Can one do Diploma in Painting?

Yes, one can do diploma in painting.

Q. Where one can get job after doing painting course?

There are numbers of industries where a painter can get employed. Some of the industries are – ceramic, clothing, textile, fashion houses, graphic designer, animation etc.

Q. What are the areas of specialization in painting?

A candidate can work on various profiles depending upon the area of his specialization, which are as follows- Commercial Artist, Muralist, Visiting Artist, Painting Engineer, Painter, Interior Designer, Comics artist, Teacher, Art Director, Graphic Designer, Art Restoration specialist and Arts Administrator.

Q. Name some top ranked institutions of painting?

Some of the top ranked institutions and college from where a candidate can pursue his painting course are - College of Art, Delhi, Sir JJ Institute of Applied Arts, Mumbai, Jawaharlal Nehru Architecture and Fine Art University, Hyderabad, Maharani Laxmibai PG girls college, Indore.