Drawing and Painting: An Introduction

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Programme Overview

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Discounted Fees
If you are a senior citizen in receipt of a state pension, unemployed or a full time FE or HE student, a discounted fee (stated in the course description) is applicable. You will be required to email a scanned copy of your evidence to open-studio@gsa.ac.uk

To benefit from the Discounted Fee, you need to select the course you want to attend and after pressing Book Now enter the code: Discount_Fee in the ‘Promotion Code’ box.

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Programme Overview

Please note that our next programme of courses for Spring-Summer 2018 will be available from March 2018.


This class started on the first week of October. It is now too late to join it.

This course is designed for beginners, or those with limited experience that want to enhance their knowledge and skills of drawing and painting further.

Working from still life and sourced images to fundamental drawing and painting techniques, receiving step by step instruction throughout. You will learn about the nature and use of materials, tone, composition, and colour through a series of progressive exercises designed to suit each individual’s interests and stage of development.

Please note that GSA will be closed on Monday 6 November and 12 February therefore two extra classes have been scheduled on Monday 4 December and 12 March.