What you will learn:

The basic principles of drawing.  You’ll be able to identify and utilise - line, tone and scale. 

How to understand and use your materials, from how to position your sketchbook, to use a range of pencils, to create observational drawings from the beautiful collection in the museum.

An understanding of ‘the quality of line’ and how it can be used to create different stylistic effects.

The perception of spaces, to see and use negative space as an effective tool to draw complicated edges.

An introduction in spotting a range of values of light and shadows and how to use shading to create tone and depth.

Basic compositional tips and different techniques to help capture proportion and scale.