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ADULTS SUMMER WORKSHOP Week 2 - Paint the Portrait

ADULTS SUMMER WORKSHOP Week 2 - Paint the Portrait

A two-day Portraiture Course. Working from the posed model, with a talk and discussion on what makes a portrait come to life. Be inspired by examples from the history of art; From the ancient Fayum Portraits to Renaissance and 17th Century Masters such as Velázquez and Rembrandt. We will be analysing the compositions and techniques whilst looking to bring out the character and a sense of life in your painting of the sitter.

Tutor

Desmond Healy

Awarded the Gold Medal and Ondaatje Prize for Portraiture from the Royal Society of Portrait Painters.

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HSoA tutor working on art as a student watches

Tutor

Desmond Healy

Awarded the Gold Medal and Ondaatje Prize for Portraiture from the Royal Society of Portrait Painters.

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HSoA tutor working on art as a student watches

Term Dates

Summer School | 20 July - 23 Aug

Autumn Term 2020 | 7 Sep - 6 Dec

Our Facilities

Fine art studios, a sculpture & ceramics studio, life drawing room, printmaking, silk painting and jewellery making facilities, dedicated studio spaces for Foundation & Advanced Course students, galleries and cafe.

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