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The Life Room, RA Schools, Royal Academy of Arts
Artist Emyr Williams explores inventive approaches to drawing and colour painting. Each week will present a new set of challenges that connect painting to drawing in unforeseen ways while building confidence and technique.
£480. Includes all materials, light refreshments and a drinks reception at the end of the final session.
The Clore Learning Centre, Burlington Gardens, Royal Academy of Arts
This practical course will guide participants through the formal aspects of drawing and painting, to provide a foundation for developing their own language of self-expression.
£480 Includes all materials, light refreshments and a drinks reception at the end of week 5.
In a contemporary update to the venerable legacies of drawing from life and from antique casts, this course explores both traditional media and Apple’s iPad Pro and Apple Pencil technologies.
£420 Includes all materials, lunch and wine reception at the end of the first day.
Using the Klimt / Schiele exhibition as a starting point, this two-day mixed media course led by artist Sadie Hennessy will explore themes inspired by the erotic image.
£360. Includes all materials, lunch and a wine reception at the end of the first day.
The Life Room, RA Schools, Piccadilly
To coincide with the Bill Viola / Michelangelo exhibition, participants will explore approaches to drawing the figure with practicing artist and past president of the Royal Society of Portrait Painters, Robin-Lee Hall.
Explore the preparatory methods used by Gustav Klimt and Egon Schiele and develop ideas for a portrait painting in this practical course, led by former President of the Royal Society of Portrait Painters Robin-Lee Hall.
£420. Includes all materials, refreshments and a wine reception at the end of the first day.
The Clore Learning Centre, Royal Academy, Burlington Gardens
This course encourages participants to explore the meaning of sculpture in both a personal and a practical sense, using a diverse range of non-traditional art materials, techniques and objects to create unique small scale pieces.
£420. Includes all materials, lunch and a wine reception at the end of the first day.
Drawing inspiration from the Renaissance Nude exhibition at the RA, this practical and historical drawing course explores the nude as a motif by focusing on drawing from antiquity to the contemporary.
In this exciting weekend-long course, led by award winning artist Sumi Perera RE, participants will be taught the properties and principles of paper, learning the diverse practical methods involved in manipulating paper to make three-dimensional models that can contract and expand.
In this practical art course, revitalise your artistic practice by making use of trial, error and transformation to unlock your creativity and develop your painting.
£480. Includes all materials, light refreshments at the beginning of each day and wine reception at the end of day one.