Beginners Drawing

Wed 12 Sep 2018 | 10.30am - 1pm | £99 (£84)

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Five Week Course

Beginners Drawing

A step-by-step journey introducing you to basic and intermediate drawing techniques.

FIVE WEEK COURSE

A step-by-step journey introducing you to basic and intermediate drawing techniques.

Beginners drawing is a five-week course and our tutors will take you through a step-by-step journey introducing you to basic and intermediate drawing techniques.

Week 1: Thinking about tone and mark making. The language of art.

Week 2: Drawing 3D objects. Drawing in black and white.

Week 3: Shape and space, drawing construction.

Week 4: Colour and tone, working on complimenting colour palettes.

Week 5: Applying your knowledge to a final piece.

Our tutors are artists and qualified teachers specialising in teaching students of all abilities and can offer an insight into both historical and contemporary art. Basic materials are provided.

Sarah John – BA Hons Applied Arts (Ceramics)/PTLLS

Sarah is a practising ceramics and fine artist and is a regular tutor at Exeter Phoenix. Observation of human and natural form (in both 2D and 3D media) has remained central to her interests. Sarah focuses on learning ‘ways to see’, that are key for expressing the world of form around us, and on sharing skills and techniques in an informal atmosphere, which bring out the best creative ideas.

What previous participants enjoyed most about this course/class:

What did you enjoy most?

“Sarah was excellent at getting us to ‘see’ in our own way. The progression from mark-making to using colour and also visiting the museum were all great”

“Being encouraged to let go and to try new ways of seeing. It was very liberating to create something, rip it up and create something new. Both the courses I’ve done here have been amazing because of the brilliant teachers. Nicci and Sarah have been so encouraging. Thank you.”

VENUE: EXETER PHOENIX

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