Beginners' Drawing Course

Develop your drawing skills with this beginner-friendly five-session course.


City Academy
City Academy
4.6 (20)
Instagram followers8k

5 x 2.5 hours Class size 4 to 20     label £168

Express your creativity, experiment with different mediums, and develop your drawing technique in a fun and supportive environment. Our How to Draw for Beginners classes are a relaxing haven away from your busy week.

This course is perfect for anyone who hasn’t done any drawing at all, or for those who have done a little drawing but want a reminder of the basics.

Working in pencil, charcoal and graphite you will capture a range of still-life objects, learning the fundamentals of proportion, light and shade, and simple perspective.

All materials are provided, and, like all of our art and drawing classes, you’ll receive plenty of guidance and friendly feedback. At the end of our lessons we will advise you on the next step to take on your drawing journey.

During the course, you will:

  • Get things started with warm-up exercises – we’ll start with some quick sketches
  • Work with still-life set pieces
  • Develop different techniques with different materials
  • Basic perspective and proportions
  • Explore the different qualities of pencil, charcoal and pastels
  • Receive guidance and feedback
  • Charcoal and pastel can be messy, so bring a protective apron (there will be a few available for those who have come straight from work), or wear washable clothes!

No need to bring anything else, just yourself and your creativity! All materials including paper will be provided.


What you'll get
All materials and tools to create a series of drawings in each session.
 
Session repeats

This class series runs over 5 consecutive sessions, at the same time every week.

Suitable for

This class is perfect for beginners - no prior experience is needed.

This class is great for a birthday or hen do.

This would also be a nice gift for her, gift for mum, anniversary gift, Father's Day gift or birthday gift.

Location

City Academy - London EC1R 5HP

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City Academy
City Academy

4.6 (20)
Instagram followers8k

Explore your creativity with City Academy. Whatever skill you're looking to learn from photography to drawing or writing, you can learn it with us and find a creative outlet you love. Have fun, build confidence and create a community of like-minded creatives. You'll learn from top industry experts from London's leading academy in creative and performing arts.

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