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Life Drawing Classes!
Thu 13 April 2017, 19:00 – 21:00 BST
The London School of Painting and Drawing are pleased to announce two brand new drawing classes in Central London due to popular demand.
The new drawing classes will be held in the New Wing of Somerset House, Strand, London WC2R 1LA (adjacent to the North Block, home of The Courtauld Institute of Art).
On the first day of the course, students will have exclusive access to a selection of prints and drawings from The Courtauld’s collection of works on paper. A talk will be given by a member of the Courtauld’s Gallery staff .
Please meet, your tutors, Andy and Tom in The Courtauld’s main reception (second entrance on the left under the Strand Gate Arch) where the course will start with the print and drawings talk and a private viewing to provide inspiration for the start of your drawing term.
Drawing Classes: (7pm-9pm)
Spring Term - begins on the 17th January (Tuesday) and the 21st (Thursday). Every consecutive Tuesday and Thursday is a class.
Summer Term - begins on the 9th May (Tuesday) and the 11th (Thursday). Every consecutive Tuesday and Thursday is a class.
Autumn Term - begins on the 19th September (Tuesday) and the 21st ( Thursday). Every consecutive Tuesday and Thursday is a class.
Prices for the Drawing Classes will remain the same as last year - £230 for ten sessions!
Some topics that we will focus on in include:
Concepts on Proportion – Tuesday
•From the Egyptians to the Great Renaissance Masters to the present day, a life drawing class exploring how artists have ‘always’ depicted the human form through concepts based on ‘what is right’ towards the idea wishing to be expressed, not on the literal, and fallacy of anatomical correctness. Appropriate for all levels from the beginner to the experienced.
Form, Tone and Space – Thursday
•To begin from the beginning – a life drawing course exploring ideas from mans earliest configuration made in caves to the present day in the magical attempt to depict the three dimensions onto a two dimensional surface.
Appropriate for all levels from the beginner to the experienced.
Make sure you book early as places are limited and if you bring along a friend you will both receive 20% off your bookings!