Observational and Abstract Drawing with Sarah Beare



This course will run twice, please choose either:

Wednesday evenings 6.30 - 8.30pm from 26th February to 25th March.

Thursday mornings 10am - 12pm from 27th February to 26th March.



Lesson 1 - Mark Making

  • Increase mark-making vocabulary, exploring sound drawing and responding to others.

Lesson 2 - Perspective

  • Recap the basic principles of Linear Perspective.

  • Learn Planar, Atmospheric and Colour Perspective. 

Lesson 3 - Still Life

  • See a still life as a composition with all objects in relation to each other.

  • Look at shape repetition and pattern generation.

  • Examine negative space around objects.

Lesson 4 -  Portraiture, Self Portraiture and Hands and Feet.

  • Consider the portrait as composition, likeness and as a means of conveying emotion.

  • Gain an understanding of the structure of hands and feet at different angles and distances.

Lesson 5 - Drawing from Memory

  • Practice looking and memorising the visual information needed for drawing.

  •  Consider the differences between drawing from memory and from imagination.

Tutor: Sarah Beare


Observational and Abstract Drawing with Sarah Beare

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11-15 Fye Bridge Street, Norwich NR3 1LJ

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