Information Sheet Drawing Course Tutor Melanie Rose
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From mark-making to finished drawings, this exciting course is an introduction to all aspects of drawing with a particular focus on landscape and natural form, working with a variety of mediums onto various surfaces students will have the opportunity to explore the sensitive nature of drawing with the aim of identifying an individual visual language. Themes will include all of the formal elements woven into day long workshops which will incorporate demonstrations, exercises, tutorials, critiques and presentations. By the end of the course students will have a portfolio of work including sketchbook and finished drawings.
Class fees: £315 for the course, a non-refundable deposit of half the fee will secure your place, with the balance to be paid when the course begins.
Class size: 6 maximum
15 February 2019 Week1: Charcoal Landscape
22 February 2019 Week2: Pencil Still Life
1 March 2019 Week3: Ink Landscape
8 March 2019 Week4: Biro and Spectrum Still Life
15 march 2019 Week5: Graphite and egg
22 March 2019 Week6: Largescale & Series
29 March 2019 Week7: Independent project day
Additional information: all sessions will run from 11.00-16.00.
Tea, coffee and biscuits are included and will be available throughout the day, but students should bring own lunch
Mel also teaches a painting course, and runs monthly life drawing classes on saturdays and sundays, please contact us if you are interested in any of these
Materials List Drawing
Sketchbook – landscape or square
A2 cartridge paper
A1 cartridge paper
Pencils – B grades
Willow charcoal (various sizes)
Quink ink black
Dip pen and feather
Spectrum fine-liner pen