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Live online classPortraits by touch
5(2 reviews)
Learn to draw a self portrait using your sense of touch

8 Students

£8 pp

1.5 hour class

Beginner

Next available date:7th June 2020

Teacher

There's Only Make

About this class

In this class you will learn about the proportions and the structure of the head. I will then lead you through a number of short drawing exercises exploring creative ways to draw self-portraits.

The focus of the class is to explore the shapes of your head using touch rather than visual observation. This helps us to break portraits down into abstract shapes which in fact is really useful for improving figurative drawings too.

Our aim, as always, is to use drawing exercises to get into a flow state of mind and boost happiness.

You can use any materials you…

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What you will learn
  • New ways of drawing faces
  • Using drawing to practice mindfulness
What you will need
  • Something to draw on
  • Something to draw with

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5(2 reviews)
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James - May 27th
Loved the class. Alice creates a really pleasant atmosphere to work in and I came away feeling really refreshed and my mental well-being benefitted from it
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Emma - May 16th
Hadn't realised how shapely and shady a face is! Really enjoyed getting better acquainted with the contours of my face while sketching and learning some portrait skills. Alice is a really friendly and kind teacher!
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There's Only Make is a collective of artists offering creative courses for everyone to find their flow. We help people identify and savour the things that bring them joy. Our courses incorporate the tenets of Flow Theory, using creative tasks to experience a state of absorption, where time simultaneously flies by and stands still. All children dance, sing and draw. Yet, at some point, many of us stopped doing these things. Perhaps we were once told that we couldn’t draw, or that we didn’t sing in tune. Perhaps we have internalised the belief that it is frivolous
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Sun 7 Jun 2020, 11:30am - 1:00pm
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Sun 14 Jun 2020, 11:30am - 1:00pm
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Sun 21 Jun 2020, 11:30am - 1:00pm
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Sun 28 Jun 2020, 11:30am - 1:00pm
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James - May 27th
Loved the class. Alice creates a really pleasant atmosphere to work in and I came away feeling really refreshed and my mental well-being benefitted from it
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Emma - May 16th
Hadn't realised how shapely and shady a face is! Really enjoyed getting better acquainted with the contours of my face while sketching and learning some portrait skills. Alice is a really friendly and kind teacher!