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10 monthly Portrait sessions for advanced level students in Kidderminster, Worcestershire

10 monthly Portrait sessions for advanced level students in Kidderminster, Worcestershire

(Prior experience in Portrait drawing and painting is necessary)

1st Tuesday of a month 6pm-9pm.  Starting Tuesday 1st of February.

10 brilliant interactive online art sessions via Zoom for those who are eager to continue learning how to draw beautiful portraits in a virtual classroom environment and develop their artistic skills further. This is a great chance for everyone to observe professional artist’s demonstrations and work together with an artist; ask questions and socialise with like-minded people. The sessions are suitable for the students with prior experience in Portrait drawing and painting.

Over the 10 art sessions you will study the techniques and ideas of the famous traditional and contemporary Portrait artists which will inform your approaches to drawing portraits. You will have the opportunity to explore and experiment with various techniques and materials, such as pastels, charcoal and graphite as well as watercolours. You will be encouraged to develop your own ideas and personal language in response to the model.

You will receive plenty of individual help being guided and inspired by a professional Artist and Tutor Raya Brown. Small groups of learners and clear step-by-step instructions are guaranteed.  Visual resources and recordings of online classes will be provided.

During the course you will:

  • Study other artists’ Portraits and investigate a range of styles, approaches and techniques
  • Study Portrait composition in-depth
  • Develop your skills using watercolour and produce watercolour portraits  
  • Further explore and experiment with charcoal, graphite, chalk pastels and mixed media techniques
  • Learn how to show various moods, feelings and emotions in your Portraits using expressive colours, tones, unusual angles and dramatic compositions.
  • Explore and create interesting backgrounds for your Portrait.
  • Develop you own artistic style and use your ideas to create some expressive professional portraits

Please, visit Art courses page for bookings.

Raya Brown (Worcestershire Artist and Art Tutor)