Drawing & Painting: Life & Portraiture Courses in London

From beginners drawing to portrait painting, browse our large range of courses in drawing and painting from life. Part-time courses available afternoons, evenings and weekends, from beginner to advanced level.

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  1. Build year of the figure and portrait: advanced

    Course Date: Fri 18 Oct 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    The human form offers inexhaustible potential for communication and expression of ideas; an exciting advanced course for those with experience of working with the figure and/or portrait who would like the challenge of exploring new perspectives on the figurative tradition in drawing, painting and mixed media.



    This course requires an application prior to enrolment. Please click 'start assessment' to begin an application.
    Full fee: £1,699.00
    Senior fee: £1,359.00
    Concession: £1,036.00

  2. Life drawing after work: improvers

    Evening
    Course Date: Tue 5 Nov 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    This is a fun creative life drawing class aimed at all those wishing to explore some of many different approaches to drawing the figure, it is a combination of looking at some of the basic principles of drawing as well as looking at what it is one wants from drawing.
    Full fee: £149.00
    Senior fee: £149.00
    Concession: £91.00

  3. Developing drawing and painting traditional portraits

    Course Date: Thu 7 Nov 2019 (and 1 other date)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Develop your existing skills in drawing and painting portraits using traditional methods of observation, composition and mark making. Working from a variety of professional portrait models you will tackle more complex projects to capture likeness, character and to develop your own personal style.
    Full fee: £299.00
    Senior fee: £239.00
    Concession: £182.00

  4. Developing life drawing with ink and wash

    Weekend
    Course Date: Sun 17 Nov 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Experiment with the wonderfully fluid medium of ink and wash to really free up your life drawing.
    Full fee: £249.00
    Senior fee: £249.00
    Concession: £249.00

  5. Life drawing: experimental approaches

    Evening
    Course Date: Wed 27 Nov 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Explore a range of media and imaginative/dynamic approaches to drawing the figure. Develop your observational drawing, inspire your interest in the subject or access new and innovative ways of approaching your drawing.
    Full fee: £129.00
    Senior fee: £129.00
    Concession: £79.00

  6. Drawing portraits: all levels

    Course Date: Thu 16 Jan 2020
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Develop your knowledge and skills in drawing portraits. Build your confidence with a range of drawing media and simple techniques. This course may provide a helpful introduction to a course in portrait painting.
    Full fee: £349.00
    Senior fee: £279.00
    Concession: £213.00

  7. Anatomical life and portrait drawing studio

    Evening
    Course Date: Thu 16 Jan 2020
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Discover the extraordinary construction of the human body. Through direct observation of the model you will examine the fundamental anatomical structures that underlie both portrait and life drawing. For those with some drawing experience.
    Full fee: £399.00
    Senior fee: £399.00
    Concession: £243.00

  8. Painting portraits: all levels

    Course Date: Thu 16 Jan 2020
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    This course is for students wanting to explore portrait painting from observation. Looking at proportion, tone and mixing colour, students will have the opportunity to use both acrylic and oil paint, with the choice of 2 portrait models in most sessions. You will be taught painting techniques relevant to portrait painting.
    Full fee: £349.00
    Senior fee: £279.00
    Concession: £213.00

  9. Life drawing after work 1: beginners

    Evening
    Course Date: Thu 16 Jan 2020
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    A fun, relaxed and shorter life drawing class better suited for people coming straight from work. You will be able to work from a variety of models, in a range of materials and with a variety of poses.
    Full fee: £129.00
    Senior fee: £129.00
    Concession: £79.00

  10. Try it out: life drawing

    Weekend
    Course Date: Sun 19 Jan 2020 (and 2 other dates)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Try drawing the nude figure from observation; you’ll be guided by an experienced tutor through simple exercises to draw proportion, gain confidence and explore different drawing materials.
    Full fee: £79.00
    Senior fee: £79.00
    Concession: £79.00

  11. Portraits 1

    Portraits 1

    Evening
    Course Date: Mon 20 Jan 2020 (and 3 other dates)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Learn how to represent people in drawing and painting through practical experience of the basic skills and key concepts involved. Includes scale and proportion, tone, three dimensional form and colour. Basic materials included.
    Full fee: £349.00
    Senior fee: £349.00
    Concession: £213.00

  12. Life painting

    Life painting

    Evening
    Course Date: Tue 21 Jan 2020
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Learn or develop skills and approaches for painting the nude figure. Including use of tone and colour selection, composition and paint handling to develop solidity, atmosphere and expression. Some experience of drawing is recommended.
    Full fee: £349.00
    Senior fee: £349.00
    Concession: £213.00

  13. Introduction to life drawing

    Introduction to life drawing

    Evening
    Course Date: Wed 22 Jan 2020
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    An introduction to the basic skills required for life drawing: how to see and interpret the proportions, anatomy, line, tone and volume of the human form. You will explore a range of strategies to draw from direct observation of the life model including short and long poses.
    Full fee: £299.00
    Senior fee: £299.00
    Concession: £182.00

  14. Expressionist life painting

    Expressionist life painting

    Weekend
    Course Date: Sat 1 Feb 2020 (and 1 other date)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Develop a personal response to life painting using a variety of expressive approaches. Explore mark-making, rich colour, thick 'impasto' paint, dramatic contrast, explore feelings and emotions through paint, inspired by Expressionist artists.
    Full fee: £329.00
    Senior fee: £329.00
    Concession: £201.00

  15. Life drawing: all levels

    Life drawing: all levels

    Weekend
    Course Date: Sun 2 Feb 2020 (and 3 other dates)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Draw from the nude model with structured teaching. Explore a range of materials and approaches to this fascinating genre, learning about proportion, tone, line, scale and mark-making with reference to other artists. For beginners as well as intermediate learners.
    Full fee: £249.00
    Senior fee: £249.00
    Concession: £249.00

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