Drawing & Painting: Life & Portraiture Courses in London
From beginners drawing to portrait painting, browse our large range of courses in drawing and painting from life. Part-time courses available afternoons, evenings and weekends, from beginner to advanced level.
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Course Date: Mon 27 Jul 2020
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetLearn or develop skills and approaches for painting the nude figure. Including use of tone and colour selection, composition and paint handling to develop solidity, atmosphere and expression. Some experience of drawing is recommended.Full fee: £229.00Senior fee: £229.00Concession: £140.00
Course Date: Mon 27 Jul 2020
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetDevelop a portrait from the life: a structured course to build skills towards making a convincing portrait where the model keeps the same pose over 2 sessions to enable a sustained piece of work.Full fee: £129.00Senior fee: £129.00Concession: £79.00
Course Date: Sat 8 Aug 2020
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetEnjoy spending two Sundays painting the human form from a single pose. Working in layers of tone and subtle colour, you'll create a richly resolved and expressive life painting.Full fee: £149.00Senior fee: £149.00Concession: £149.00
Course Date: Mon 10 Aug 2020
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetExplore the human body as an expressive form with a focus on the subtle and shifting colours within the skin. Use blending and layering techniques in both oil and acrylic paint.Full fee: £249.00Senior fee: £249.00Concession: £249.00
Course Date: Fri 18 Oct 2019
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetThe human form offers inexhaustible potential for communication and expression of ideas; an exciting advanced course for those with experience of working with the figure and/or portrait who would like the challenge of exploring new perspectives on the figurative tradition in drawing, painting and mixed media.
This course requires an application prior to enrolment. Please click 'start assessment' to begin an application.Full fee: £1,699.00Senior fee: £1,359.00Concession: £1,036.00
Course Date: Mon 7 Oct 2019
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetThe human form is an endlessly fascinating subject. Enjoy an intensive, three-term practical course exploring various aspects of drawing and painting the Figure and Portrait. You'll develop confidence in practical skills, informed and inspired by stimulating historical and contemporary artist contexts for this genre.
This course requires an application prior to enrolment. Please click 'start assessement' to begin your application.Full fee: £1,799.00Senior fee: £1,439.00Concession: £1,097.00
Course Date: Thu 31 Oct 2019
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetDevelop a formal approach to painting the figure through structured projects relating scale, proportion and colour to the human anatomy, posture and pose. Explore why the human form has proved a unique motif for artists.Full fee: £349.00Senior fee: £279.00Concession: £213.00
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