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Dynamic – Composition – Portrait: With Artist Kim Scouller (Afternoon Session)

28th January 2021 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

Get to grips with using dynamic composition and markmaking using your best subject and sitter right now- yourself!!
Join artist and London Drawing tutor Kim Scouller for an online portrait drawing session and explore the potential of your own reflection- with fun exercises and lots of tips to make the most of your materials. Explore ways to free up your approach to drawing portraits using expressive mark making and strong cropped composition to creat dynamism and liveliness in your drawings. Join us for an exciting drawing class!
keeping our thinking loose, we will use strong lighting and dynamic cropping to make dramatic portraits. Looking at ways of creating contrast to enhance your portraits – whether through colour contrast, tonal contrast or textural contrast. We explore what effect each of these has on our work.
– we will make thumbnails (using a sketchbook
– charcoal or graphite stick (or pastel) for sketching in loosely
– pastels or paints
– A4 & A3 paper if possible (or sketchbook)
– a mirror
– a lamp set up beside your mirror
Expressive – Colour – Portrait II
Creative Drawing Session
Thursday 28 January 2021
12.30-1.30pm and 6-7pm GMT/ London time
This is a contribution based session- please do make a contribution if you can- this pays for us to run these sessions and keep them going as open access classes available to all!:
Via Paypal:


or transfer in PayPal through our email: info@londondrawing.com

Via The London Drawing Crowd Fund

We are running two sessions – Just click on the join Zoom Meeting link below when you would like to join the class- please try and arrive at least 10 minutes before the class starts so we can sort out any issues you might have and settle everyone in.

Thursday 28 January 2021

Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 999 7877 0455
Passcode: 365305



28th January 2021
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
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