Expressive Portraiture, (4x weeks)
Date: 1 October 2020
Time: 6:00pm - 8:00pm
In this fun online workshop participants will explore drawing and painting techniques with the aim to represent people in an expressive and individualistic manner.
This class is ideal for students who are interested in experimenting with different media through the practice of portraiture, working from your own inspiration photographs.
We will start the session by looking at example artworks for inspiration followed by a practical tutorial by Flora (your tutor) then on to drawing and painting practice used for the day.
All skill levels are welcome to this class and guidance will be given at all stages.
Oct. 1st (1st session): Charcoal, Charcoal Powder and brush, gold paint or inks
Oct. 8th (2nd session): Collage
Oct. 15th (3rd session): Acrylics (palette knife painting)
Oct. 22nd (4th session): Inks (black & colour)
You’ll need a few basic materials for the course:
- Charcoal pencils or conte (optional)
- Paper (multiple media, thick paper)
- Board (so support your paper)
- Paper towels / tissue
- Black & coloured inks
- Watercolour paints
- Brushes (variety of sizes)
- Water container
- Tissue paper
- Wax or masking fluid
- PVA glue or stick glue
- Scrap paper (newspapers, magazines coloured paper or tissue paper etc.)
- Comfortable old clothes to work in
- Table cloth to protect table
The sessions will be hosted through Zoom.
Please download the Zoom app. If you haven’t zoomed before don’t worry, it’s not complicated. A little blue camera symbol will pop up on your phone, pad and laptop.
You’ll find the Zoom link for the sessions on the booking ticket AND I will send you the link via email that will take you directly to the sessions (no password required) on the day of the workshop.
I will start the session 15mins before the official start of the workshop. This will give us an opportunity to iron out any technical difficulties if there are any and have a chat 🙂
Adults only workshop 18+ yrs
Tickets are non refundable
Any questions don’t hesitate to get in touch with Flora Ménager:
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