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Discover why life drawing is considered the essential discipline of good draughtsmanship. We will cover: proportion, centre of gravity, structure, mark making, styles and approaches and use of various materials.
Beginners or those with some experience who would like to go back to basics.
None, beginners are welcome but some drawing experience would benefit.
Make drawings of the figure from direct observation. Have some awareness of how the human form is structured. Identify human proportion and show this in life drawings.
Group practical drawing sessions with a life model
None, although gallery visits would be beneficial. It is also usefull to look at the work of other artists in libraries, on the web etc.
One to one and group feedback sessions and continuous evaluation of work produced. Your progress will be charted by both you and the tutor using your Individual Learning Plan and Learning Journal.
Higher level courses in life drawing or on to other visual art studies such as general drawing, painting or design.
Protective clothing is advisable. Cartridge paper and charcoal are available to buy at a nominal cost. Students should provide their own fixative, masking tape, sketch books and additional drawing materials as necessary.
Help with literacy or numeracy is available through the basic education programme and the ESOL programme offers help for speakers of other languages. Additional support can be provided for students with learning difficulties and/or disabilities. Details of all available support can be found on our website (hfals.co.uk), in the Guide and the Student handbook, or from teaching or Reception staff.