An Introduction to Drawing with Bex Gouverneur

An Introduction to Drawing with Bex Gouverneur

Duration: 1 day, 10am - 4pm

Price: £80

Run by: Peter and Kimberley Keegan
at The Courtyard Art Studio

01296 733200

The Courtyard, Claydon Estate
Middle Claydon
Buckinghamshire
MK18 2EX

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About the Course

This one day course, suitable for beginners and intermediates, will cover the basics of drawing techniques using dry media.

Working in pencil and charcoal, under the expert tuition of professional artist, Bex Gouverneur, you will cover;

- How to identify and work from axis lines and contour lines

- Looking for and drawing positive and negative spaces

- Creating images from free form and geometric shapes

- Scale, proportion and angles

- An introductory look at tone, line, shading and cross hatching

- The difference between working from life and from photographs

- Using the grid technique to achieve accuracy

By the end of the day, you will have produced a range of studies covering all of the techniques above and will leave with the confidence to interpret those skills for use in your own work at home.

If booking with a CraftCourses voucher for part or all of the course fee, please fill in the contact form above or telephone us. Your voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.

What's included in the price?

What to bring:
- A sketchbook (A3 or A4)
- A set of drawing pencils ranging from H through to 6B (minimum)
- An eraser
- All other tools and materials will be provided.

Tea, coffee and biscuits are included and available throughout the day. Lunch is not included so participants will need to bring a packed lunch - a fridge and microwave are available for food to be stored and heated.



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A fantastic venue and a really knowledgeable tutor. My artistic journey has begun!

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