Drawing Foundations

$650.00

Gain fundamental structural drawing techniques to lay a strong foundation in observational drawing in this 3-hour weekly workshop.

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Learn traditional drawing skills with award winning artist Pilar de la Torre, who has a deep passion for sharing her skills and insights with her many students.  In this course, students will come to understand the importance of structural approaches to drawing as a starting point for strong development in this field.

Over the course of this program you will learn:

  • How to translate what you see into a recognisable picture.
  • How to use different drawing materials including pencil, charcoal and pastels.
  • An introductory understanding of tone, form, perspective and composition.
  • How to express yourself using formal techniques to create articulate images.

Students will draw from a variety of references that may include:

  • Still life set ups
  • Master drawings
  • Life models
  • Outdoor landscapes (weather permitting)

This class is ideal for beginner to advanced students looking to enhance and elevate their approach to the intricate art of drawing. We strongly encourage students to consider enrolling in this class for 2-3 terms. Pilar will introduce increased complexity in each project for returning students as they progress.

Before confirming your booking, please read our terms and conditions thoroughly as we are unable to offer refunds, credits or transfers.

Tuesdays (8 week course)
9:30am – 12:30pm | 16th July – 3rd September 2024

Tutor:  Pilar de la Torre
Skill Level:  Beginner-Intermediate

Course Materials

Materials not included in the cost of this course however are available for purchase at the studio. View suggested materials list below.

Comprehensive kits are discounted by 25% of regular retail prices and enrolled students receive a 10% discount on individual items. All items are available for collection from our studio prior to course commencement.

Concession Rates

Concession prices are available for:

  • seniors card holders
  • carers card holders
  • health care card holders (pensioners and unemployed)

Please contact us via email if this applies to you to secure your enrolment.

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