Charcoal Portraits

Tuition FROM: Friday, 5 June 2015 TO: Friday, 5 June 2015

Tuition Type: Workshops

  • Description
    You will use charcoal with white highlights to produce a portrait or figure drawing onto toned pastel papers. You will work from a reference photo and to bring the portrait to life learn how to graduate the tones effectively to create a realistic looking portrait. If you have already attended a Charcoal Portraits workshop and would like to make a start on a piece to work on during the workshop this would be encouraged.
    Registration is at 9.45am at the front desk downstairs. Morning and afternoon tea and coffee are provided, please bring a packed lunch if you wish or there are several good cafes locally..
    All materials needed for the day are provided.
    Everyone attending a workshop will receive generous discounts on all purchases on the day - some exclusions may apply.
  • Location
    Tindall's Art Shop
    25 Trinity Street
    CO1 1JN

    CO1 1JN
  • Artist
  • Media/Subject

    Subjects: Portrait or Figure
    Media: Pencil/Charcoal, Drawing
  • Details

    Charges: £35 - workshop is run under the auspices of Tindall's Art Shop. Full details of all courses can be obtained at

    Is Available:Yes

    Is Fully Booked: No


Join the SAA

Join SAA

If you're looking for a sense of belonging and the stimulus to paint more and better every day, SAA membership is the place for you!

More info

How to enter

Click on any of the live competitions listed on the right for further information: how to enter, categories available, closing dates, submission rules, judging criteria and browse entries already submitted.