Date: Fri 2 August, 2019 - Sat 3 Aug, 2019
Time: 10:00am - 4:00pm
Tutor: Mick Kirkbride
Day 1 - You will be shown how to prepare a gesso panel and mix the egg emulsion.
Day 2 - You will make a still life egg tempera painting on your gesso panel, inspired by a still life or your own project.
Painter and teacher Mick Kirkbride is a graduate of the Royal Academy Schools (1992-1995). He was Senior Lecturer in Visual Studies at the London College of Fashion, University of the Arts from 1996 to 2011. In 2004 he was elected a member of The New English Art Club, becoming the Curator of its education programme in 2014 teaching a range of drawing classes at both The Mall Galleries Learning Centre and Heatherley’s School of Art. Mick has taught drawing and painting at all levels including postgraduate. For the past four years he has led a series of life-drawing classes and specialist workshops for the Royal Academy of Arts’ Academic Programme.
Summer School | 20 July - 23 Aug
Autumn Term 2020 | 7 Sep - 6 Dec
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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