Drawing Workshop at the V&A for Adults - London

(based on 3 reviews)

Learn all the essential mental processes and physical techniques that are so important to observational drawing and learn to think and see like an artist! See how far you can come in just one day.


  • London (London)
  • Gift Voucher valid for 1 Participant
  • VOUCHERS VALID FOR 12 MONTHS
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£ 110
ALL ABOUT THIS EXPERIENCE

Drawing Workshop at the V&A for Adults - London

Learn all the essential mental processes and physical techniques that are so important to observational drawing and learn to think and see like an artist! See how far you can come in just one day.

If you harbour dreams of being an artist and want to improve your drawing skills, look no further than this superb One Day Drawing Workshop at the V&A in London. During this fantastic art class, you will be taught by experts and will learn to think and see like an artist. You will learn all about the important mental processes and physical techniques that are so essential for observational drawing. Drawing will be broken down into two different areas that you will study (line and tone), and this simple approach will encourage your understanding and enable you to emulate what you have learnt very quickly. Understanding the process of converting what we see into a 2D image on paper is essential to becoming a decent artist, and you will be surprised quite how much you can improve your drawing skills in just one day under the right tuition. This is a wonderful drawing workshop that makes a fabulous experience gift for any budding artist or an enjoyable creative activity to enjoy yourself.Your One Day Drawing Workshop at the V&A will begin with a half hour introduction where you will cover all you will be studying. During the workshop you will learn: the basic principles for recognising line, tone and scale; the importance of shading; an understanding of 'quality of line' and how this can affect your drawings; tips regarding positioning, materials, subjects and sizing; and some fun methods to help you draw in new and dynamic ways.

Just after one o'clock, you will stop for lunch where you will head to the lovely organic deli L’Opera across the road from the V&A, which has a delicious selection of salads and hot Mediterranean-style food. Lunch also includes your choice of tea or coffee and a few sweet platters for sharing between the table. After lunch you will have more drawing and discussion time before the session concludes at 5:15pm.

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Availability

The One Day Drawing Workshop at the V&A runs approximately three times a month, mostly on weekends but occasionally on a weekday.

Requirements

The minimum age for the One Day Drawing Workshop at the V&A in London is 14 when accompanied by an adult, and 16 otherwise.

Duration

Experience Duration: 07:00

Time at Venue: 07:15

The One Day Drawing Workshop is a seven hour activity, beginning at 10:15am and finishing at 5:15pm.

Group Size & Spectators

Participants: The Drawing Workshop at the V&A for Adults - London is for 1 participant.

Max Group Size: +10

Spectators Allowed on Site: No

Minimum Group Size: 1
Maximum Group Size: 20

Unfortunately spectators are not allowed at the One Day Drawing Workshop at the V&A in London.

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What to wear

You should wear warm, comfortable clothing that does not restrict movement in any way for your One Day Drawing Workshop at the V&A in London, i.e. gillets and body warmers as opposed to big coats. You should also bring your own sketchbooks - this can be any type; A3, hard-backed, ring-bound etc.

Weather

The One Day Drawing Workshop at the V&A in London is not weather dependent.

Sketchout brilliant

Rosa was an excellent tutor, and the environment very stimulating

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Sketchout drawing workshop

This was an excellent workshop. Clear, interesting and effective intro to the skills and techniques that get you started. It has made me keen to continue. I learned a lot . Thank you Rosa!

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review of 14th may

very enjoyable and instructive. It was really worthwhile exercise and renewed my interest in drawing.The tutor was very helpful and the subject matter was chosen very well.

- United Kingdom
£ 110
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