- Portrait studies from lifeCourse Date: Wed 30 Jun 2021
Location on this date: OnlineGet up close to the face via Zoom - an opportunity to observe detail and nuance that is not possible in the life studio. This course leads on from Module 1, but can be taken without that previous experience. It will develop methods such as proportions, tone, structure, while introducing colour and painting to represent portraits, referencing artists to inspire and inform. Suitable for beginners and intermediate.
This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.Full fee £169.00 Senior fee £135.00 Concession £85.00
- Life drawing and painting: expressionist approaches to the figureCourse Date: Thu 20 May 2021 (and 1 other date)
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetExplore paint surfaces and textures as you paint directly from the life model. An opportunity to discover strategies for personal expression inspired by Expressionist artists and to rework compositions.
This course takes place in the classroom, please follow this link to find out what we are doing to keep you safe: Staying COVID-19 secure at City LitFull fee £159.00 Senior fee £127.00 Concession £97.00
- Portraits 1Course Date: Mon 19 Apr 2021 (and 3 other dates)
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetIdeal for beginners and improvers. Learn about drawing and painting portraits through practical experience of the basic skills and concepts involved, including structure and proportion of the head and features, tone, colour, pose and expression.
- Saturday portraiture studioCourse Date: Sat 25 Sep 2021
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetAn opportunity to paint and draw from the live model under the guidance of an experienced tutor in portraiture. Helpful technical aspects will be explored and as the course progresses also ideas in portraiture, for example, how we convey atmosphere and tell a story in a portrait.Full fee £319.00 Senior fee £255.00 Concession £195.00
- Introduction to life drawing and paintingCourse Date: Sat 25 Sep 2021
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetAn introduction to the basic skills required for life drawing: how to see and interpret the proportions, line, tone and volume of the human form which can then be developed into painting from the life model. Suitable for beginners.
- Anatomical life and portrait drawing studioCourse Date: Tue 12 Oct 2021
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetDiscover the extraordinary construction of the human body. Through direct observation of the model you will examine the fundamental anatomical structures that underlie both portrait and life drawing. For those with some drawing experience.
- Life drawing: extended studyCourse Date: Tue 19 Oct 2021
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetThis course is suitable for those with previous life drawing experience wishing to develop their life drawing and painting skills. You will be encouraged to develop a more personal response to the life model, bringing your own ideas into observation of the life model.Full fee £319.00 Senior fee £255.00 Concession £195.00
- Exploring portraitureCourse Date: Fri 22 Oct 2021
Location on this date: OnlineThis online course will investigate unconventional approaches to drawing and painting the human face, guided through an exploration of the working methods of particular artists who disrupt or subvert traditional portraiture.
This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.Full fee £159.00 Senior fee £127.00 Concession £97.00
- Life drawing into life paintingCourse Date: Thu 11 Nov 2021
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 £319.00 Senior fee £255.00 Concession £195.00
Can't see a course you want?
Add this category to your waiting list to set up alerts and we will update you when new courses are released online.Add to your waiting list