Five Week Basic Principles of Drawing with Sarah Wright

Join in our HATCH workshops with established artists to learn new skills, creative techniques, and make your own art.

To draw we need to learn how to ‘see’, to do this we need to understand the five perceptual skills of drawing” -  Betty Edwards, Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain.

A drawing course to explore key principles and techniques to increase your confidence, in drawing. This course encourages experimenting and practice of key approaches to help people develop and apply drawing techniques.

Week 1  - Learning how to look, as an artist does - discovering Line and Edges

Week 2 -  Positive Shape / Negative Space / Shared boundaries

Week 3 -  Perspective / Measuring / Proportion / Relationships

Week 4 - Light and Shadows Learning to see and distinguish different light and shadow values. .

Week 5 - The Gestalt or the Whole - Bringing it together

Dates

14th January

21st January

28th January

4th February

11th February

Please note: 

Participants should purchase the following:

  • A3 cartridge paper/pad (90-100gsm)
  • Drawing pencils to include, 2B, 4B, 6B

(none of this should be expensive brands, cost effective ones are fine)

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