Drawing & Painting for Beginners

Gain confidence and develop a strong set of artistic skills on this Drawing and Painting for Beginners course at Studio Pavilion!

Drawing & Painting for Beginners

About Drawing & Painting for Beginners

This 9-week course will be perfect for participants an introduction to or re-entry into drawing and painting. Participants will experiment with a variety of materials such as pencils, charcoal, pastels, pen, ink and paint. Using the wide variety of source material available, including the park, walled garden, the house and sculptures, participants will be inspired to create works of art they can be proud of.

Schedule (This schedule is subject to alterations depending on the needs of the group and weather conditions):

Week 1: Introductions, line & tone drawing with pencil
Week 2: Perspective (ellipses) and tonal drawing
Week 3: Colour with pastels
Week 4: Colour with watercolours
Week 5: Perspective and landscapes
Week 6 & 7: Self-portraits; introduction and then continuation/completion
Week 8: Still life in pastels
Week 9: Pen and ink

Learning outcomes: Observational drawing skills, colour-mixing with a limited palette, but a variety of materials, gain confidence in own abilities with exercises they can continue with and build on.

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Drawing & Painting for Beginners are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment. All information (whether in text or photographs) is given in good faith but should not be relied upon as being a statement of representation or fact.

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