Over the Summer Term we run a variety of 10-week courses and weekend workshops

Our new workshops this term include Ros Ford’s Drawing the Landscape, Cath Hodson’s expert tutelage in insect physiology and Drawing Interiors with Ruth Wallace.

Spirit of Drawing


Paper Cutting the Sea, Jessica Palmer

1-day workshop

Sunday 8 June, 11am – 4pm / £50

Taking inspiration from The Power of the Sea exhibition, this is an introduction to the art of transforming an image into a paper cut.

For more information.

Diving for Pearls , Ros Cuthbert RWA

1-day workshop

Saturday 14 June, 10.30am – 4.30pm / £50

Using collage, acrylic paint and graphic media you will be encouraged to rethink and reshape your work.

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Spirit of Drawing, Sara Easby

2-day workshop

Saturday 21 June, 10.30am – 4.30pm

Sunday 22 June, 11am – 4pm / £90

This workshop explores the creative possibilities of drawing based on an intuitive approach.

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Drawing Resource Exchange, Lucy Ward

1-day workshop

Friday 27 June, 10.30am – 2.30pm / £25

As part of The Campaign for Drawing’s CPD programme, The Drawing Resource Exchange is an event for artists, teachers, students and drawing enthusiasts. For more information.

Back to the Drawing Board, Anouk Mercier

Half-day workshop

Saturday 28 June, 1.30 – 4pm / £25

This workshop is designed for anyone wishing to get back into drawing or develop new ways of approaching creative drawing.

For more information.

Costume Drawing, Sara Easby

1-day workshop

Sunday 29 June, 11am – 4pm / £55

This one-day workshop will be exploring the art of creative theatrical costume and character drawing.

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Intermediate Drawing, Ruth Wallace

1-day workshop

Saturday 12 July, 10.30am – 4.30pm / £50

A day of life drawing for people with some previous experience of drawing from the human figure.

For more information.

Drawing the Landscape, Ros Ford

1 and a half-day Friday workshop

Friday 25 July (half-day at the RWA), 10am – 1pm

Friday 1st August (on location at Tyntesfield), 10am – 4pm / £75

This workshop takes its inspiration from the RWA exhibition Brothers in Art: John and Paul Nash.

For more information

Untutored: Drawing the Clothed Model, Model Deb Pearson

1-day workshop

Saturday 26 July, 10.30am – 4.30pm / £32

These all day sessions are aimed at people who want to draw from a model in a peaceful and professional environment.

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Drawing Interiors, Ruth Wallace

1-day workshop

Friday 22nd August , 10.30 – 4.30pm / £50

Spend a day drawing the elegant, light-filled interiors of the RWA.

For more information.

Drawing Insects at the UoB Botanic Garden, Cath Hodson

1-day workshop

Tuesday 26 August, 10am – 4pm/ £55

This new one-day workshop will take place at the University of Bristol’s Botanic Garden.

For more information.

Don't forget to enrol early for the Autumn Term 2014 just check the website from July onwards: www.drawingschool.org.uk

Opening times

For more information and bookings: www.drawingschool.org.uk or call 0117 973 5129