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Learn To Draw

Mary Ward Centre
Course summary
12 hours
169 GBP
Next available date: Enquire for more information - London
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Course description

Learn To Draw

This is a very practical hand on course starting from introduction to basic skills of drawing and the use of various media, to having a wide understanding of the different approaches and purpose of drawing. The course is set in a friendly and supportive atmosphere where learners will be encouraged to developing their skills and imagination. Learners will then being introduced to understand object through the study of shapes, forms, shade and light by creating a series of sketches trough different direct observation such as: still life composition, photographic references and drawing by various artists in history.

Suitability - Who should attend?

This course it is aimed at learners who have never had or have very little experience in drawing .The class will give an insight on the basics of drawing, the use of different media and the different aims of a drawing.

Training Course Content

The course would be delivered with practical and plenty of exercises to develop skills, how drawing can be a powerful tool to help delivery ideas and concept with different and wide approach depending of his uses. Some handout with information and images will be given throughout the sessions as well as guidance and personal advice to encourage the progress of learners.
Most of the teaching will be very practical with some information regarding the medium used, examples of techniques and images of other artists to be inspired from. Hands out with information about every subject and will be provided as well as some exercises to able learners to have some references.
Some discussion will be encouraged during the course.
- Why is it important to draw? Why we do it and what is it for?
- It is important to understand the basic rules of drawing and how versatile and yet powerful at the same time can be.

About provider

Mary Ward Centre

Mary Ward Centre

The first thing you will notice about the Mary Ward Centre is the stunning Georgian building, in the peaceful surroundings of Queen Square. An adult education centre with a difference, whatever you want to learn, you’ll find it here. From...

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Mary Ward Centre

42 Queens Square
WC1N 3AQ London

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