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Still life drawing and painting with Abi Spendlove


About the Course

Drawing from life is the best way to improve your drawing.

In this 5 week course Abi will take you through a series of techniques using line, building tone and finally working with colour. You'll create a series of finished drawings and develop your confidence throughout the course.

Materials will be provided.

Course outline:

Week 1
Starting with the basics- Line- Using marks to represent objects

Week 2
Finding your angle- Composition- Arranging your objects

Week 3
Lighting the scene- Tone- Using shading to create impact

Week 4
Making a Scene- Experimenting with materials- Developing your style

Week 5
Finishing touches- Working with colour- Celebrating your work

If you will be redeeming a CraftCourses gift voucher on this course, the voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.

What's included in the price?

All tools provided


Box Office at Culture Trust Luton
Bute Street
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Suitable for

  • Public transport
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Wheelchair users

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2.5 hours (10.15am-12.45pm)

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