About the Course
Do you long to draw but are too frightened to start? This friendly taster is for you. An excellent preparation for The Drawing Course: Beginners.
By the end of the course you will be able to
Explore different approaches
Use a range of drawing materials
Make several drawings from observation
Class format and activities
This short practical course will introduce you to a range of different approaches to making drawings from observation. You will have the opportunity to work large-scale, and to explore using a variety of drawing materials: pencil, charcoal, graphite stick and ink. You will be introduced to formal elements, such as line, tone, proportion and scale, and explore ways of developing creative approaches through mark-making.
Constructive and supportive feedback from your tutor will help you succeed during the class.
There are no entry requirements. The course is suitable for complete beginners as well as those wishing for a short refresher course.
What you need to know before you enrol
This course takes place in a studio with level access via a lift.
What you will need for your class
Materials are provided. An apron or overall could be useful (or wear old clothes).
What you can do next
Longer courses at Morley College including VPD280A The Drawing Course: Beginners, Life Drawing and other Drawing and Painting courses (see the Morley website and ask your tutor for tailored advice). An ability to draw is also an advantage for students of Sculpture, Ceramics, Jewellery, etc. and for those interested in applying to the Pre Foundation in Art course and the Art Foundation Diploma course.
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