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Life Drawing Short Course

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Course information

Why do this course?

These classes are for all abilities and suitable for those who wish to give more time to their drawings.

Course description

General life drawing classes for students of all abilities and experience – from beginner to professional. Advice and exercises will be given in order to sustain and develop drawings over longer periods of time from the model, and without the problem of overworking. Particular attention will be paid to the development of proportion, form and tone. Any medium may be used.

What to bring

A suggested materials list:

  • Charcoal
  • Range of pencils, sharpener and eraser
  • A4/A3 sketchbook
  • Drawing inks and pens
  • Chalks
  • Any other drawing mediums you wish to use
  • A1/2 cartridge, or coloured cartridge paper

Course tutors

Each session is taken by a regular member of the Kingston School of Art team.

Russell John will be tutoring the Tuesday classes.

Booking information

Dates for open courses currently available will be listed in the table at the top of this page with a "Book now" link that will direct you to our payment website. If no dates are shown and you would like to register your interest for future dates for this course please contact us.

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The standard course fee is indicated at the top of this page. If a course has any discounted fees available (e.g. for early-bird booking, alumni or students) these will be clearly outlined on the booking website.

As an educational institution fees for our open short courses do not attract VAT.

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Short courses team
Kingston School of Art

Tel: +44 (0)20 8417 4066
Contact us

Contact us

Short courses team
Kingston School of Art

Tel: +44 (0)20 8417 4066
Contact us

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