Explore the pleasure of drawing through experimenting with a range of materials and techniques.
An ideal next step from beginners drawing for those who would like to develop a broader understanding of drawing methods and materials.
You will build confidence and progress your skills in recording observations with the guidance and encouragement of an experienced artist and tutor, Alexandra Woods.
You will be encouraged to observe and record a range of subject matter from natural and manmade objects to buildings and landscapes. Weather permitting, some of the sessions with be held outside.
A 9 week course
Week 1 warm up studies exploring line
Week 2 observations of light and shadow
Week 3 experimenting with mark-making to record textures
Week 4 measuring techniques
Week 5 perspective
Week 6 composition
Week 7 selecting and developing drawings
Week 8 longer study, next step
Week 9 longer study, next step
What you will need:
The tutor will advise you in the first session what to bring.
Thurs 6th July