LEARN TO EXPRESS YOUR LOVE OF HORSES BY CREATING YOUR UNIQUE DRAWINGS
LEARN A BASIC APPROACH TO DRAWING THAT WORKS EVERY TIME
LEARN THE BASICS OF DRAWING HORSES – PROPORTION, ANATOMY, OUTLINES AND SHAPES
EXPERIMENT WITH DIFFERENT MATERIALS TO FIND WHAT WORKS FOR YOU
EXPERIMENT WITH DRAWING HORSES IN MOVEMENT
Glasgow School of Art graduate Diana Hand is an experienced artist, with a special gift for drawing horses with freedom and spontaneity.
In the workshop she will demonstrate an approach to drawing which combines free expression and experimentation with the principles of equine structure. You will have the rest of the day to work from your own ideas and images, or to gain inspiration from Diana’s library of books and photographs along with her personal advice and guidance as desired.
This class is suitable for all artists from complete beginners to those with more experience. Paper and basic drawing materials are supplied, but you are free to bring your own favourite medium. Tea and coffee and light refreshments are provided free, but please bring a packed lunch. Numbers are limited to 10 per class, and pre-booking is essential.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION please contact Diana on email@example.com or 07403414312
Comments from previous workshops:
“I felt uninhibited about drawing for the first time ever”
“A thoroughly enjoyable day … Diana had so much knowledge and a clear passion for horses… Co-students were nice people and I think we all engaged with the day positively”
“The experience was creative, relaxing and tranquil, and Diana builds a confidence in experimenting with the materials and equine form”
“Great fun and teaching, really nice people and relaxed atmosphere, and wonderful to have a class like this on your doorstep out in the rurals..”
VENUES IN SCOTLAND
The GARGUNNOCK workshops will take place in the Gargunnock Community Centre, Leckie Road, Gargunnock, FK8 3BJ, near Stirling. Gargunnock is a beautiful rural location looking out across the Forth Vallery towards the Highlands in the north. Our studio space for the day is a perfect space lit by large skylights and open to the adjacent garden area if weather conditions are right. The Gargunnock Inn is very close if you wish to visit for lunch (1-2).
The EDINBURGH workshops will be held at St. Margaret’s House Art Centre, London Road, Edinburgh. This is a large specialist art centre with good atmosphere and excellent facilities.
ABERDEENSHIRE . A workshop will be held at Belwade Farm, Aboyne. Belwade is a centre for World Horse Welfare. Not only is it a fascinating and worth-while place to visit, but with luck we will have some live models!
Munnings Museum, Dedham, near Colchester
I was delighted to be invited to a shared teaching residency at the Munnings Museum, near Colchester from 24th to 27th September, 2020. This was organised by the Museum, and I would like to thank them for an inspiring few days.
Essence of the Horse – connection and expression through art and mindfulness