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Life Drawing: Hands, Feet and Head improving drawing skills

20SP10 Hands and Feet

Start date: 25th Feb 2020

Time: 12:05 - 14:35

Cost: £97

Day: Tuesday

Duration: 6 weeks

Tutor: Sharon Carrick

Course code: 20SP10

All materials provided

The human figure is an ever changing challenge and is brilliant subject to practice and develop any artists drawing skills.

This course aims to address the detail in the figure and areas that are sometimes skirted over due to their complex form.
Focusing on the Hands, Feet and Head will give students an opportunity to gain confidence in their drawing skills as they learn to break down the complexities in these areas.

Using Charcoal and Water Soluble Graphite students can progress their hand to eye co ordination, observation and mark making skills by figure drawing.

This course is for beginners or advanced learners who want to build their core skills and become more confident with drawing techniques through drawing exercises and different mediums in a supportive learning environment.

Art is a continual learning process and this course would also give previous students the opportunity to progress their skills further, whilst exploring new techniques.

The course will cover: Warm up drawing exercises, working with perspective, value and structure of the head, Hands and Feet to increase confidence in the approach of the whole figure.

By the end of the course students should feel confident with their progress using a range of materials and be able to judge, create and assess accurately with different mediums.

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Sharon Carrick tutor profile

Sharon Carrick

Sharon B.A. (Hons) P.G.C.E QTLS in Art and Design is a self-motivated Art Teacher with a broad range of creative skills, who takes great pride in reaching all learners and making a difference in their development; she has spent her career designing and creating in many mediums and is experienced in teaching Art to a variety of students with different learning barriers. Sharon is an innovative thinker, whose focus is on the student’s journey, she has empathy and passion for Art, with the ability to adapt learning to relate to all levels.

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