Drawing Courses

Experiment with Portraits with Isabel Carmona

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Tuesdays: 19, 26 March 2 April ’19

10am – 12.30pm

£90 (or £40 individual session)

To book your place, just e-mail: info@cityartsnewbury.co.uk

Isabel is back, with her first course of the year – bringing her fun, challenging and unique style to this new 3 week course… a must for anyone who wants to give portraiture a go or advance their skills-base with an inspiring tutor!

Experiment with drawing each other portraits, self portraits and group portraits in various media (pencil, pen, ink, watercolour, biro) both monochrome and full colour. The course starts by looking at the proportions of the human face and will encourage participants to draw and paint without fear, having fun, whilst collecting it all in a sketchbook.

A sketchbook and materials provided.

No Experience Necessary!

Cartoons and Cartoon Strips with Kevin Scully

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10am to 4pm

Age: Adults

Cost: £60 (all materials included)

If you’ve ever wanted to try your hand at creating your own cartoon, or cartoon strip, this is your chance! You will be supplied with plenty of inspiration from existing material, as well as a whole load of ideas to be used as the basis for a one-off cartoon, or a three-frame strip. As well as your own ideas, a selection of ready-made punchlines and jokes will be provided ahead of the workshop, which can be used as the springboard for your cartoon.

Walk & Draw, Sketching Course with Isabel Carmona


Wednesdays: 7, 14, 21 and 28 August ’19

6:30pm to 8:30pm each evening

Age: Adults

£100 course (or £30 individual session)

To book your place, just e-mail: info@cityartsnewbury.co.uk

This year we will go for walks around Newbury and sketch on the way, stopping at various locations to draw/paint at different speeds.

Sketchbook and a materials kit provided.

Sessions will explore various local scenes (e.g. canal, town centre, high street) through the various sketching techniques.