Life Drawing with Liz Monahan


Thursday mornings 10am - 12pm from 31st October to 28th November.

Lesson 1 - Accuracy and Observation

  • Learn to measure proportions e.g. using a pencil/kebab stick.

  • Draw the figure in a variety of ways including the 'stick man' approach and contour drawing.


Lesson 2 - Light and Tone

  • Learn how the shapes of shadows can be used to describe figures.

  • Practice using a range of media to create strong tonal drawings.

Lesson 3 - Hands and Feet

  • Explore, in detail, the structure of hands and feet and how lines of different strength and  quality can be used to create expression.


Lesson 4 - The Face

  • Learn techniques to render a portrait, which offers a good likeness.


Lesson 5 - Space and Movement

  • Take the figure as a starting point from which to create fairly abstract drawings conveying movement, exploring ways of anchoring the figure in space. 

Tutor: Liz Monahan


Life Drawing with Liz Monahan

  • Please be sure to take note of the date and time of the class that you have booked.  The Anteros Arts Foundation cannot be responsible for classes that are missed by accident.

    To help us to provide an exceptional service and to keep students and staff safe while on site, please also complete and return a booking form.  This can be downloaded from our classes page or can be requested by emailing

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Anteros Arts Foundation, Open Tuesday to Saturday, 9am-5pm

11-15 Fye Bridge Street, Norwich NR3 1LJ

Ph: 01603 766 129 I Charity #1135692 I Email:


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