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Draw and Paint Portraits

Morley College
Course summary
3 hours
145 GBP
Next available date: Contact for dates - London
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Course description

Draw and Paint Portraits:

What you will learn

Learn both formal and experimental portrait drawing and painting techniques through intense observation of the head and features. Use a range of drawing and painting media and create several studies, referencing work by artists from Rembrandt to Jenny Saville. Basic materials are included. Oil paint is welcome.

By the end of the course you will be able to

  • Draw the portrait/head in ¾ profile, profile, and full face
  • Depict light and tone and cast shadow
  • Use a range of drawing and painting media
  • Use a range of observational drawing techniques
  • Experienced learners will have the option of working in oil paint

Suitability - Who should attend?


Outcome / Qualification etc.

No Qualification

Why choose Morley College

Founded in 1889

13,000 students annually

7 minutes from Waterloo station

About provider

Morley College

Morley College

Morley College London is one of the UK’s leading centres for adult education. The College is located 7 minutes’ walk from Waterloo station. Founded in 1889, Morley has a distinguished history in music and the visual arts. Today we offer...

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Contact info

Morley College

61 Westminster Bridge Road
SE1 7HT London

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