Our 2019 Programme offers a wide range of courses and workshops in Classical Drawing and Painting - in different genres, media, and locations - we have something to suit everyone!
** We're offering a 10% DISCOUNT for early bookings on all of our regular drawing and painting workshops. Don't miss out, BOOK EARLY! **
As well as the many long courses and shorter weekend workshops we offer in Cork, Galway, Waterford and elsewhere, this September, we're also launching our very first Online Course - Classical Portrait Drawing - with over 10 hours of video tutorials and great content to download.
We're now also offering you the opportunity to Study Abroad so that you can completely immerse yourself in the culture and artistic heritage of the Old Masters and study with some of Europe's finest art instructors. This November, we will travel to Paris for a full week of French Classical Figure Drawing with Sébastien Jupille from the Paris Academy of Art and enjoy exclusive access to draw at the Louvre Museum as well as many other cultural highlights.
"Drawing includes three and a half quarters of the content of painting...
Drawing contains everything, except the hue." - Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres
Duration: 10-Week Course
WATERFORD: Mondays 7-9.30pm
30 Sept.-09 Dec. 2019
Price: € 300
Drawing the human figure from life is perhaps the most challenging subject an artist can face. This 10-week course introduces the classical approach to life drawing, following a manageable step-by-step procedure and slowly unravelling this complex subject matter. It will provide you with a good grounding in the structure and anatomy of the human body, an understanding of how the Old Masters worked, familiarity with working from a live model, and many basic drawing skills.Find Out More
Duration: 2-Day Workshop
CORK: Saturday & Sunday 10am-5pm
12-13 October 2019
WATERFORD: Saturday & Sunday 10am-5pm
19-20 October 2019
Price: € 175
This 2-day workshop introduces you to drawing the classical portrait in pencil and charcoal, covering all of the technical and aesthetic aspects of portrait drawing, from the structure and anatomy of facial features to achieving likeness and creating expression.Find Out More
Duration: 5-Day Workshop
Dates: 11-15 November 2019
Venue: Montparnasse PARIS
Price: € 750
APPLICATION & FEES DUE 30 September 2019
This is a fantastic opportunity of study French figure drawing of the past and present in the art capital of the world! Advance your life drawing skills in the studio under the guidance of Paris Academy of Art instructor, Sébastien Jupille. Explore the key 19th-century drawing courses, which remain as relevant now as they did in their own day. And with exclusive access to the Louvre Museum, spend one day copying its antique Greek and Roman sculptures that inspired preeminent neoclassical artists like Prud'hon and Ingres.Find Out More
Be inspired and travel to the very source of classical drawing and painting in Europe,
and join one of our international workshops.