Led by Colchester Art Society artist Sally Delany, this 13 week course gives you the opportunity to work with a variety of media, including charcoal, pencil and pastels, to explore the human form. Drawing from clothed and nude models, you will receive individual tuition and guidance from the artist to learn skills in mark-making, portraying movement and capturing expression.
Suitable for beginners or those who have limited experience with life drawing. All materials will be provided. For learners 18+.
Half Term 1 (£117)
Week 1 – Tue 10 Sep
Line drawing, in pencil, fine liner & charcoal
Week 2 – Tue 17 Sep
Tonal drawing with 2B & 6B pencils
Week 3 – Tue 24 Sep
Tonal drawing with charcoal
Week 4 – Tue 1 Oct
Mark-making with charcoal & eraser
Week 5 – Tue 8 Oct
Developing mark-making charcoal
Week 6 – Tue 15 Oct
Tonal drawing with charcoal & eraser
Week 7 – Tue 22 Oct
Tonal drawing with charcoal & white chalk
Half Term 2 (£99)
Week 8 – Tue 5 Nov
Life drawing with chalk pastels on sugar paper
Week 9 – Tue 12 Nov
Life drawing with chalk pastels on black sugar paper
Week 10 – Tue 19 Nov
Portrait drawing in pencil
Week 11 – Tue 26 Nov
Portrait drawing in watercolour pencils
Week 12 – Tue 3 Dec
Portrait drawing in chalk pastels
Week 13 – Tue 10 Dec
Life drawing in willow charcoal, compressed charcoal and eraser
Please refer to our cancellation policy for courses and classes here.
For more experienced learners in Life Drawing, find out more about our advanced class.