Art course - Drawing and painting techniques

a free course from Doe-het-zelf

In this course you learn to express emotion through arts and painting and drawing techniques.

This free course in English and Arab is for refugees and for anyone who is interested in learning drawing and painting skills and who likes to develop their creativity in connection with other people from different nationalities. To join, send a brief email to to express your motivation for joining. We kindly request that you explain why you are interested in participation in this course. As there are limited places available, we are looking for individuals who are committed to attending the entire course. 

Start date:        September 21st till December 14th ‘23 (12/10 no classes)
Day:                 Weekly on Thursday’s
Time:                9.00 – 12.00 h
Duration:          12 classes in total (or join for short workshops if spots are available)
Location:          Lindenberg Cultuurhuis – City Centre of Nijmegen (Ridderstraat 23)
Teachers:         Mohamed Abdelsalam assisted by Abdelrahman Awad
Trial class:        September 7th
Costs:               Free of charge – motivation required upon registration
Age:                 16-99
Language:        English & Arab language


Mohamed Abdelsalam

Fine art graduated (2003-2008) in the graphic department. Worked in Graphic Design and Events Organizing for 14 years in Bibliotheca Alexandrina and a multinational company. Taught arts and manual printing in Fine Arts University as a professor assistant. A certified Air Yoga Instructor and Meditation guide.


Fine arts graduated (2016-2021) in the Architecture department. One year experience as 3D designer in multinational marketing company. Hobbies: drawing-photography. Software skills: 3Dsmax - revit - sketchup - autocad - illustrator - photoshop – lightroom.