Figure Drawing Foundations


Enrol in our introductory figure drawing class to learn structural techniques vital to drawing proportional and articulate images of the nude figure.
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Course details

This course is tailored for students seeking to enhance and advance their life drawing abilities through guided practice sessions with a nude model.

Under the tutoring of Melbourne Studio of Art's Foundation teacher, Pilar de la Torre, you will receive valuable instruction on approaching the intricate art of life drawing. Learn classical techniques that will help you build confidence and enhance your skills in this complex art form.

Throughout the program, students will learn:

  • How to manage figure proportions and placement.
  • The use of various drawing materials in figure drawing.
  • Fundamentals of tone, form, perspective, and composition.

The class runs between 6:00pm - 9:30pm and includes one hour (6:00pm - 7:00pm) of tutoring, a 30-minute break and two hours of untutored life drawing (7:30 - 9:30pm). The untutored sessions will remain open to the public on a drop in basis.

Suitable for students and aspiring artists of all experience levels who aim to enhance their confidence and proficiency in figure drawing.

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

Wednesdays (8 week course)
6:00pm – 9:30pm  | 17th July – 4th September 2024

Tutor: Pilar de la Torre
Skill Level: Beginner to 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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