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Budding Artists


For those that love drawing, painting and making

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Pure drawing is a wonderful introduction to the subject, Art. If you are feeling unconfident and rusty, this course is a great starting point that can lead onto a painting course in due course.


Apart from being a pleasurable pastime, drawing also has lots of other benefits. I teach students to draw using the right side of their brain. It helps relieves stress,  developes mindfulness, boosts creativity and problem solving.   During the course of a year I will teach the basic skills of drawing and you will learn to perceive as an artist.

How to perceive edges, spaces, relationships, angles, proportions, light, shadows and shading.




           Summer Term Classes available are:

            (Term 1, Introduction to drawing, Line and Tone)


           Pure Drawing  (Teens)                      Fri  4.00-5.00p.m.

           The Baptist Church, Carshalton Beeches

           Pure Drawing  (Adults)                     Tues  7.30 - 8.30 p.m.


                                                                                         Course fee £80.00      10 Lessons

                                                                                         Course commences  w/c  23/4/18


Starting in September Drink and Draw. Drawing sessions in a local pub on a Tuesday evening. For more information, follow me on Facebook/josharpeartist or send an email via the contact form.




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