Pet Portraits – Drawing & Painting (2x sessions)

Art Course £45.00

Date: 14 October 2020

Time: 1:00pm - 3:30pm

Location: Online (Zoom)

They warm our hearts, make us laugh and are part of the family: what better way to pay homage to our pets than to paint them!  in this fun introductory course, participants will learn drawing and painting techniques to best represent their beloved pets.



  • Setting out; Drawing forms
  • Acrylic and drawing techniques to represent fur, feathers and scales
  • Layering
  • Using colour and textures


Day 1: Drawing your pet in (charcoal & soft coloured pastels)

Wednesday October 14th

1.00pm – 3.30pm


Day 2: Painting your pet (acrylics)

Wednesday October 21st

1.00pm – 3.30pm



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 pasword 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 🙂


Materials List

You’ll need a few basic materials for the course:

  • Printed photograph of your inspiration image


Drawing Materials

  • Charcoal
  • Coloured chalk pastels
  • Paper, white or coloured
  • Board (so support your paper)
  • Eraser
  • Paper towels / tissue


Painting Materials

  • Acrylic paints (all primary colours plus black and white)
  • Brushes (variety of sizes)
  • Large brush for priming canvas
  • Canvas (A4 or bigger)
  • Palette knives
  • Tape
  • Palettes – Paper plates for acrylics or plastic lids would work
  • Rags or newspaper to wipe brushes
  • Comfortable old clothes to work in


  • Easel
  • Table cloth to protect table


Adults only workshop 18+ yrs

Tickets are non refundable


Any questions don’t hesitate to get in touch with Flora Ménager:

tel: 07379071336


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