z Art(PR): Life Drawing - All - LEI14551

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Adult Education Programme

Activity ref no: LEI14551

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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.

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  • Adult Education Programme
  • 16+, Adult, 60+

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.

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