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PORTRAIT & PLAY – Picasso Style with Rachel Mercer (afternoon session)

31st March 2021 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

Join us for an exciting portrait class exploring mixed media – experiment with unexpected combinations to create depth and texture in your portraits – and really explore abstraction using your best subejct right now- yourseff!

This class uses observational drawing as a spring-board for the imagination. Explore techniques to give you insight into Picasso’s playful process of abstraction. We will look at Picasso’s appropriation of African Art to inject modernist figuration with vitality.’ Let by contemporary oil-painter Rachel Mercer.

Suggested Materials:
Coloured pencils/pens
Black marker pen
White gouache/acrylic/ chalk
Recycled card (cereal box)
Glue stick.

Portrait- Mixed Media – Expression:
Wednesday 31 March 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.

Wednesday 31 March 2021

Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 972 5106 2418
Passcode: 146339


31st March 2021
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
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