Art(PR): Life Drawing - All - LEI14551

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Next term start date

23 Sep 2019


Adult Education Programme

Activity ref no: LEI14551

Disabled access

This term is fully booked

From Wednesday 7 August 2019: Book online anytime, or: Telephone: or visit in person, between 10.00am and 4.00pm: Craigroyston Community High: (0131) 477 7801 (am only Tue to Fri); Drummond Community High: (0131) 556 2651 (not Friday pm); Leith Academy: (0131) 553 2810 (Telephone only); South Bridge Resource Centre; (0131) 469 3005; or Wester Hailes Education Centre: (0131) 621 8316 (not Friday pm). If a centre is busy, please try calling another.

  • Leith Academy (AEP)
    20 Academy Park,
  • Adult Education Programme
  • 16+, Adult, 60+
  • £77.50 for term
  • Monday 18:30

Activity description

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS: No formal entry requirements. All levels welcome. LEARNING OUTCOMES: • Learnt/developed understanding of perspective and basic human anatomy and how to use this in drawing life models. • Developed skills in drawing life models in different poses with different media. • Gained confidence in developing individual styles of life drawing. HOW THE COURSE WILL BE TAUGHT: This course is suitable for all those who want to draw from a life model whether you are a beginner or a more experienced artist. You will be supported to gain confidence in developing your own way of drawing. Guidance will be provided in essential drawing techniques, perspective and basic human anatomy. Each week there will be different poses and new ideas will be introduced to challenge the way you look and draw from the model. MATERIALS REQUIRED BY STUDENTS: Easels are provided but you need to bring paper (recommended size at least A3) and your choice of drawing materials - for example this could include pencils, charcoal, coloured pencils, pastels. Please note that while we endeavour to have a model for most sessions of this course, it is not always possible to do so.

Term information

This term is now full

  • Date term started:23 Sep 2019 (25 days ago)
  • Duration:8 lessons - 5 lessons remaining
  • Places:14
  • Crèche available:No

Price type

  • Standard price
  • Concession
    • 16 or 17 years old
    • 60+, retired, and not in employment.
    • Disability Living Allowance (DLA), PIP or Carer's Allowance
    • Full time student.
  • Reduced
    • Council Tax Reduction Scheme (NB: Not single person/occupancy discount)
    • Employment Support Allowance
    • Housing Benefit
    • Incapacity Benefit
    • Income Based Jobseekers Allowance
    • Income Support
    • NASS Support
    • Pension Credit
    • Universal Credit
    • Working Tax Credit

Remaining dates and times (5 lessons)

Date Day Time
21 Oct 2019 Monday 06:30 pm - 08:30 pm
28 Oct 2019 Monday 06:30 pm - 08:30 pm
04 Nov 2019 Monday 06:30 pm - 08:30 pm
11 Nov 2019 Monday 06:30 pm - 08:30 pm
18 Nov 2019 Monday 06:30 pm - 08:30 pm

Venue details

Leith Academy (AEP)

20 Academy Park
Tel: (0131) 553 2810
Email: admin@leith.edin.sch.uk

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