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Beginners Portraiture (2hr)

You will learn the basics of portraiture, especially drawing the head face neck and shoulders.
Royal Borough Of Greenwich
£120 pp
What happens in this class?

In this portraiture class, we will cover subjects, environment, composition and expression. We will work from photography and life using each other as models. The class allows you to learn about the anatomy of the head, face, neck and shoulders and how this relates to the structure and appearance of a person!

We will work on paper and canvas, creating some truly original portraits. Using pastels we will learn about blending colours to acheive tone and shadow. You will learn about the positions of the prominent features and how to measure proportion using gridding. We will look at examples of…

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Age Requirement

The teacher of this class has confirmed they have an up to date DBS check. If required, please get in touch for a copy of this certificate.

Flexible cancellation policy

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Your Teacher

Sophie is an artist, primarily a painter she also works with ceramics, drawing, printmaking and digital media. She is a colourist with a keen interest in expressing herself and her experiences through bold colour and striking mark making. All of which can be seen in her abstract and figurative pieces, which often contain a deep emotional and imaginative content.

Sophie enjoys exploring daring contrasts in her work both aesthetically and psychologically. Sophie has always done people’s portraits and takes commissions and is happy working both from life and photography.

Class Location
Thames-Side Studios
Royal Borough Of Greenwich
Warspite Road
SE18 5NR