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Be brave, pick up that pen or brush and learn to express yourself through art! We'll help with the technique, you just bring your enthusiasm.

An introductory course covering the basic elements of drawing, composition and perspective.

What I'll learn

You will learn the following basic drawing skills:

  • lines
  • tone
  • texture
  • measuring scale and proportion
  • 1 and 2 point perspective
  • composition using a range of drawing media

Please bring B–6B sketching pencils, A4 sketchbook, charcoal and putty kneaded eraser, dip pen and black drawing ink.


How I'll be assessed

There is no formal assessment, but you will receive continuous, constructive feedback from your tutor and peers.


Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements as this course is aimed at complete beginners.


How to Apply

You can register for this course online. Click on ENROL NOW and follow the steps below:

  • Register your contact details online and verify your account
  • Go to your desired course page and click again on ENROL NOW. Follow the link to pay for your course

Course places are limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis. We would encourage you to enrol on your chosen course as soon as possible. If you prefer to enrol in person please visit us at one of our college Advice Centres or enrol over the phone via 0800 612 6008.

This course will be run subject to demand. If you wish to enrol within one week of the start date, please call us on 0800 612 6008 first to check the course is running.