This Nude Life Figure Drawing Workshop is taught by our resident artist instructor who will guide you to draw and sketch a life nude model. Students will be seated around the nude life model in a semi-circle and learn to observe the human anatomy and the nuances of shape, form and shadow. Learn proportion, form and composition, and acquire life drawing and sketching skills whether you are a beginner or an advanced art learner! A combination of short and long poses may proceed in the session, and most importantly, our experienced art instructor will ensure that everyone is able to receive guidance and tips of life drawing and sketching and complete an artwork during the 2.5 Hours session.
Nude life figure drawing is important to an artist’s practice as a deeper understanding of the human figure can only be attained through experience and practise. The ability to depict the human torso and its many gestures and even motion requires advanced drawing and sketching techniques and a lot of life drawing and sketching practice! Nude life drawing is suitable for beginners too, and you need not to fear the intimidating subject! Our art instructor is here to guide and help you and a lot of beginners join our Nude Life Drawing course too! Do challenge yourself and give this a try, especially if you love nude art!
Through life observation of the model – capture various tones, shades, shadows, angles, and skin textures of the model with your own interpretation in this portrait drawing session. The session starts with a brief introduction of proportion and basic anatomy of the skull and facial features, followed by more refined methods of observation and sketching as well as guidance from a professional artist. For those who require more assistance, fret not, you will receive instruction and tips to improve your work, which would be really helpful if you are looking to upgrade your skills and techniques on portrait drawing!
7:15pm – 7:30 pm: Registration, preparation of materials (sketch paper, pencils, charcoal, erasers / watercolour paper, watercolour paints will be provided)
* Please reach by 7:30pm.
7:30pm – 10pm: Life drawing commences – The model will be doing a series of poses, long and short ones with a few minutes of break intermittently, at around every 2o-25 minutes.
Light refreshments of hot and cold water, tea bags, instant coffee and biscuits are complimentary.
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Visual Arts Centre Dhoby Ghaut Art Studio
Every Thursday night, 7:30pm-10pm.
The art courses are available at both our Dhoby Ghaut Art Studio and MacPherson Art Studio, please choose your preferred location.