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Drawing the Life Model

Drawing the Life Model

Using line, light, shadow and colour, gain a solid foundation plus profound vision into principles of sound drawing. The journey will take you through charcoal drawing, anatomy, composition, space, colour and perspective into simple oil sketching.

Located in HSoA Chapel Studio -
Hampstead Cemetery Chapel
Entrance gate from -
69 Fortune Green Rd

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John Close

Having gained a Fine Art degree from Middlesex University, John developed his figurative practice through self directed study, attending local drawing classes and short courses for a number of years. His artistic interest lies mainly in the human figure, and he has worked with performers from backgrounds in dance, theatre and mime. He has exhibited in the Jerwood Drawing Prize (2015) and participated in art events at the Zabludowicz Collection, Crypt Gallery and the London Contemporary Dance School.

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