Home > CoursesThangka Course ‘The Eight Auspicious Symbols’ – Online at the School for Tibetan Buddhist Art

Note: This course can be purchased as a stand-alone, or  in a Learn More & Pay Less Bundle that includes the Colouring Techniques Course. On the checkout page you can also book a 1hr private Zoom meeting with Carmen.


Fall 2023 (dates to be announced)
The Eight Auspicious Symbols

In this in-depth 10 week online course at the School for Tibetan Buddhist Art you will learn how to draw the most famous Tibetan Symbols. You can draw them in the shape of a Mandala, or as 8 separate drawings. In addition you will learn everything about each symbol, with its background and teachings behind it, and how to use this in your daily life.

  • Suitable for people with and without drawing experience 
  • Each week a new module with a new symbol opens up to you, keeping the previous ones for you open to catch up if needed
  • Suitable for all time zones as you schedule your own time for this course within its ten weeks availability
  • The average student takes 3hrs (b&w drawing) to 1 day (full color drawing) to complete each weekly module with symbol
  • During the course Carmen will be fully available for personal guidance, advice and comments on your artwork
  • This course has a limited amount of students to ensure its high quality and Carmen’s guidance, as she wants each student to succeed

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8 Auspicious Symbols

8 Auspicious Symbols + Colouring Techniques