Life Painting for Beginners

Date Thursday 22 February 2024 until Thursday 21 March 2024
Time 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Price£85 | £80
TutorNatasha Barr

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Life Painting for Beginners


Working from a life model, over the course of 4-weeks you will learn the fundamentals of how to draw and paint the human figure.

Emphasis will be on learning to see the structure and form and learn the importance of proportion and negative space. Through technique and practice, you will have the skills to better create loose and expressive Life paintings

This course is suited to beginners as well as improvers and all mediums are welcome.

Please bring your own preferred materials.


About your Tutor:

Natasha Barr is a visual freelance painter and educator who teaches at various art centres throughout Belfast and Donegal as well as on-line courses. She works in various mediums, such as oil, acrylic, watercolour & charcoal depicting landscape, still life and portrait scenes. Originally from Donegal, Natasha moved to Belfast and completed her BA(Hons) degree at Belfast College of Art in 1995 – 1998. Since then, Natasha has trained under many acclaimed artists, mainly focusing on the old masters. 

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Age Range18+ years

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