These evening courses are designed for beginners, improvers, intermediate artists, as well as those with more experience looking for a refresher course.. They will inspire, give you practical skills to help you develop your drawing and painting and help you gain a deeper insight into the creative process, guiding you to becoming an independent and confident artist.
The Art ElementsMore Info >
A Course over 6 evenings exploring and learning about the Art Elements of Line, Colour, Tone, Texture, Shape, Form and Pattern. The course will enable you to learn in a supportive and creatively inspiring environment, deepening your understanding and practical skills within each of the Art Elements.
Essential Drawing FoundationsMore Info >
A course over 6 evenings teaching you the core skills required to draw well and improve accuracy. Learn essential drawing techniques that will enable you to reach a new clarity of artistic vision. Learn techniques to help you make drawings with renewed energy and liveliness, while questioning the nature of seeing and what it means to be a creative artist.
Based on Heather Spears book ‘The Creative Eye’.
Colour dynamicsMore Info >
This course focuses on the interactions, dynamics and relationships of using colour within drawing and painting. You will explore an eclectic mix of historical and contemporary artists, styles and techniques, to help you gain insights into, and more fully understand and learn about ways of using colour in your own drawing and paintings.
Discover what you can learn from Cezanne, Matisse and Picasso to help you revitalise your own drawings and paintings. These 3 exciting short drawing + painting workshops with a contemporary twist, will help bring their legacy to life and enable you to learn from them, so you can make your own inventive, creative personalised drawings uncovering your own style along the way.
Booking is per class, so you decide how many classes you wish to attend.More Info >
Comics: Marvel to Manga
A course over 6 evenings teaching you comic book drawing and graphic design skills learning different visual narrative styles from Marvel to Manga. Using British, European, American and Japanese Manga as inspiration you will create your own comic book Superhero characters, graphic novel environments, stories and Manga styles.More Info >
What can I expect
Carefully structured teaching that will lead you step by step, giving you the confidence to try new things.
Loads of individual 1:1 encouragement to explore, experiment and discover.
Inclusive + personalised learning
A teaching style that focuses on your individual needs and is fully accepting of your individuality.
Creativity and technical skills
Teaching that allows you to learn new technical skills and develop your creativity, and leave inspired to continue to develop your skills further at home.
The Gallery Studio is a warm, creative and friendly space offering a relaxed informal, yet focused, teaching style.