Return to Drawing Classes with John Phillips


Returning to Drawing Course

3-Day Course

Tuesday 17th, Wednesday 18th & Thursday 19th January 2018

10.30am – 5.30pm in the gallery

Who is the course for?

People interested in communicating through drawing. No experience required – the structure of the course means that it’s suitable for people of all abilities.

Course content:
Reinvigorate the hand and the eye through fun and practical drawing exercises designed to develop confidence and variation in your drawing. Each week of course focuses on a different aspect of drawing in order to develop a broader understanding of drawing practice through hands-on learning. The final week of the course will focus on applying different manners of drawing to Fine Art printing techniques.

1. By the end of the course you will have broadened your understanding of the materials and activities engaged in drawing.
2. You will begin to discover your personal approach to drawing
3. You will become familiar with the application of drawing in printmaking

Class size is restricted to 8 to allow appropriate access to the course leader during class. During the course, you will complete a number of drawing exercises in class. You will receive guide notes on drawing. You will be given opportunities to discuss your work with the tutor.

John Phillips is an artist, photographer and printmaker. Drawing underpins most of his work. John is full-time Director of londonprintstudio. He studied sculpture at Sheffield Polytechnic (now Sheffield Hallam University), and has a PhD in Fine Art from the University of Brighton. His work is held in a number of collections including V&A, International Institute of Social History, Amsterdam, and Rhode Island School of Design.

Materials – except for those used at home, will be provided.

Price: £251.00 (£201.00 concessions*) *Concessions are available to the following: Studio Members, unemployed, under 25′s, full time students, graduates of less than 2 years, senior citizens and disabled people. (proof of concession is required)

There are 8 spaces available, which are booked on a first-come first-served basis.

Course tutor :- John Phillips with Darren van der Merwe.

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