About the Course
Tutor: Alexandra Woods
Date & Time: Sat 28th Oct, 10am - 4pm
Venue: Bingham, New Brewery Arts
PRICE: £80 (£0.00 VAT)
An introduction to recording your observations of the human head, using predominantly charcoal. Ideal for both beginners and more experienced artists wishing to revisit some portraiture techniques.
All abilities welcome!
With a continued interest in good food and sound animal husbandry combined with a love of the countryside, Alexandra Woods specialises in portraits of British farm animals. Alexandra aims to capture the essence of their spirit and promote the individual within the herd with a view to greater consideration and understanding of our colourful world. Alexandra extends her passion for colour into her design and illustration work where you can enjoy a bold graphic style with a dose of pattern.
You can turn any of our courses into a short break by staying in our on site accommodation. When you book a residential package you will get discounted accommodation in our stylish boutique hostel located in the centre of Cirencester in the Cotswolds right next door to New Brewery Arts. Our former 19th Century Cotswold stone brewery barrel store has been beautifully transformed into 21st century accommodation, light and well-appointed with a craftsman’s attention to detail. We offer guest accommodation for up to 43 people over two floors in 14 rooms, with a choice of single, bunk, family and double bedrooms, 12 with en-suite facilities. A ground floor disabled-friendly room is also available. The hostel provides a stylish communal dining and relaxation area, self-catering kitchen, laundry facilities and lockers for your bike. As with all our courses and workshops these are led by experienced tutors and as you will be part of a small group there is plenty of time to focus on you.
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?
All tools and materials will be provided. Do bring along inspirational images or quotes that might spark an idea for your design. You will have access to tea, coffee and biscuits in the studio and a £5 voucher to spend in our cafe is included!
Course dates are flexible; please get in touch for the next available date.
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