Drawing - Life Drawing Workshop

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Course description

Learn Life Drawing in Sydney.

This is a two-session workshop that offers you a great opportunity to learn or refresh the skills of life drawing.

Come and join this relaxed workshop. Discover how to draw the human figure in a number of different ways. Our professional and practicing artist will give you the support you need. With a variety of exercises and two different life models, you will develop a better understanding of how to interpret the human figure.

Ideal for…

This course is designed for all levels but some drawing experience will be an advantage.

Course content
  • Basic principles of drawing
  • Structure and form
  • Perspective in the figure
  • Use of tone to form volume
  • Schematic shading techniques
  • Tonal orchestration
Learning outcomes

By the end of this Drawing - Life Drawing Workshop you will have:

  • an understanding of proportions of the figure
  • skills in how to measure the proportion of the figure
  • experimented with a variety of approaches to the human form
  • learned how to develop personal expression
Please come prepared
  • 2 x cartridge paper drawing pads, around 110gsm paper (get one with a heavy backing board)
  • 2 x large bulldog clips
  • 4B, 5B and 6B solid graphite pencils (the ones that look like an ordinary pencil without the wood)
  • Charcoal – compressed and willow – round type
  • 1 x quality art eraser
Other information

Students are eligible for a 10% discount at:

  • Tillys Art Supplies, Darling St, Rozelle
  • Newtown Art Supplies, King St, Newtown
  • Eckersley’s Art, 93 York Street, Sydney CBD ph. 02 9299 4151

Just show a copy of your course enrolment confirmation.

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