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Life drawing & portraiture courses

Life drawing and portrait painting evening classes, courses and workshops across the UK. Learn the techniques of life drawing and portraiture from experienced artists and tutors.

£153
Oxfordshire - Next course on 25th April 2019
This is a weekly session starting: 25th April 2019 (Half Term: Thursday 30th May 2019) Last day of term: Thursday 4th July 2019 (NB this date may be affected by the Henley Regatta) This is a 10 week term 7.00pm - 9.15pm ​ Subscriptions for the 10 week term are: £153 (a saving of £17) ​ Subscription places sell out very quickly, as there are only 7 available, please book early to avoid dissapointment ​...
£225
Oxfordshire - Next course on 25th April 2019
SUMMER TERM - A 10 Week Course ​ Term starts Thursday 25th April 2019 (Half Term: Thursday 30th May 2019) Last day of term: Thursday 4th July 2019 (please note, this date might be affected by the Henley Regatta) 2pm - 4.15pm ​ These classes are designed to be a fun way to get into or even back into the practice of drawing from life - one of the fundamental cornerstones of all artistic practice....
£340
Berkshire
Classes are held in lovely venues - Norden Farm in Maidenhead on Tuesdays. Classes are fun and friendly, a place to learn and make new friends. There are 3 hour morning and afternoon classes to fit in with student’s schedules. You receive tuition and guidance from our excellent tutors allowing you to produce beautiful art using a variety of mediums over a 14 week period. We start with pencil drawing, setting the building blocks of...
£12
Buckinghamshire - Next course on 24th April 2019
Our Life Drawing and Portraiture Night evening classes can be bought on an ad-hoc basis, by turning up at The Studio and paying £12 before the session starts. Both classes run once a month and are untutored, giving everyone a chance to paint or draw from a live model. All abilities are welcomed in these relaxed and friendly classes. Our Life Drawing class gives you the chance to work from a professional live model, offering...
£12
Gloucestershire
All abilities, styles and mediums welcome. Using a variety of clothed portrait models as reference, each session will focus on a different theme of the creative process, developing the artists abilities in a structured and engaging way. Two hours long with a short break for refreshments; tea and coffee will be provided. Purchase a block of 10 sessions for £10 per session. If you are interested in attending the session, or modelling for it, or...
£15
Dorset
Drink & Draw at Purbeck Artisan Yard, Wareham. Fully tutored sketching and drawing sessions. Each Session concentrates on a different subject and technique in either Graphite, Ink, charcoal or pastel. Still life’s and photo referenced exercises.
£15
Cambridgeshire
Each session will consist of a number of short, five to ten minute poses, usually followed by a series of a longer 20 to 45 minutes poses, with a very short discussion and demonstration of that week's topic after the short poses. I am very aware however there are some people who will not want to follow this plan and that is perfectly OK with me and I shall attempt to deal with everyone as...
£25
West Sussex - Next course on 1st June 2019
This friendly and supportive course is suitable for the beginner through to advanced students. 1:1 support will be given as needed during the day, with advice on drawing and measuring techniques, along with support exploring different art mediums. The day will usually be made up of a morning of short poses from 2 minute to 15 minute exploring measuring techniques (for beginners), form, structure and line. Then after lunch there will be the opportunity for...
£35
Cambridgeshire
Pastel pet portrait tuition, especially dogs! Would you like to make a portrait of your own or a friend's pet? Small groups of 3-6. Dates by arrangement. Portraits can be from your own photographs of your pet, or photos supplied by the tutor. In the first half of the day you will get the portrait started, in a full day you would get some way to putting in further detail. Gaynor has a Surrey Diploma...
£35
London - Next course on 11th May 2019
Drawing is making a mark! Come and enjoy learning to turn those marks into recognisable images with professional artist and tutor, Linda Matthews, using a variety of subjects including landscape, figures, still life and buildings. Linda’s teaching is not step by step so she can tutor a group of mixed abilities, she will demonstrate a technique or subject, and you will then have a go. Her drawing techniques follow traditional rules which she believes you...