Simple Soft Portraits

Tuition FROM: Wednesday, 11 May 2016 TO: Wednesday, 11 May 2016

Tuition Type: Workshops

  • Description
    Ideal as a follow on from the 15 March workshop, or on it's own. This day takes you through how to draw life like portraits using simple techniques in soft pastels and pastel pencils. The day includes step-by-step demonstrations on how to draw individual features and show light on skin creating lovely 3D images using just a few colours. Whether you are an absolute beginner wanting to start from scratch or more experienced artist wanting to pick up some new techniques you'll be pleasantly surprised at what you can achieve in the day. Please contact Rachel Starmer, Education Department at Burghley House to book on 01780 761996 , or [email protected] .
  • Location
    Burghley House, Stamford, Lincolnshire, PE9 3JY
    Telephone: 01780 761996
    Email: [email protected] .
    PE9 3JY
  • Artist
  • Media/Subject

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

    Charges: £74 for the day, includes buffet lunch, afternoon tea and access to the gardens. Beginners materials can be provided at a cost of £6 per day, please request when booking.

    Is Available:Yes

    Is Fully Booked: No


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