Beginners urban pen and wash lesson

If you've ever tried our other drawing courses this is an interesting way to start thinking about colour and paint. Pen and wash is a really lovely way produce interesting colourful images, it’s quick and easy and is a great way to fill up your sketchbook. Our expert tutor will show you how to use it effectively in the amazingly colourful and exciting urban area of Southbank London. So why not join us for the slightly different one off course.

The last hour of the session will be spent in the pub, for some drinks, merry making, and of course reviewing our drawings.


- 10:00am Arrive at Waterloo Station
- Morning talk and set up.
- 11:00 - 1pm session on pen and wash
- Lunch 1pm
- Final drawing session and feedback 2pm - 3.30pm

What’s Included

- Pen and wash tuition
- Worksheets
- All pens and brushes
- Drawing boards
- Review session with the tutor

What's not included

- Please bring a A4 sketchbook (we are able to supply these for an additional cost)

What you will learn?

- The basics of pen and wash from scratch, no experience necessary
- How to mix colours
- How to control your brushes
- How to how to build up the layers of a drawing
- How to set up a drawing and look at composition and mark marking


The courses will be subject to good weather conditions, in the event of cancellation we will endeavor to organise a new date.

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