Drawing in Charcoal for Beginners (M0972XF20)


Marle Place, Burgess Hill


10:00 - 16:00


5.5 hours x 1 session

Caroline Marsland

03456 01 01 61

Cost breakdown

Tuition fee£55.00
Total cost£55.00

What is the course about?

This course will guide you through a variety of techniques you can use to create charcoal drawings with impact. We will be looking at mark making, putting on and wiping off, textural techniques, drawing skills and tonal values. Tips will also be given on the use of chalk with charcoal for added effect.. We will also be looking at the techniques and styles of different artists who work with this expressive medium and emphasis will be placed on artistic licence and expression. This course is suitable for beginners

What previous experience, knowledge or qualifications do I need for this course?

No experience is necessary

What do I need to bring with me?

Charcoal = Coates is poor quality, Winsor and Newton are the best or Rowney as second choice for quality. Charcoal pencil.
Pastel paper.
Photo resources and still life will be provided
Please bring refreshments and a packed lunch.

Are there any additional costs?


What can I do next?

If you would like more information about re-enrolling again next term or progressing onto another course, please speak to your tutor or a member of staff by dialling 0345 601 01 61 or by visiting our website on www.aspiresussex.org.uk.

Course Location

Marle Place
Leylands Road
Burgess Hill
West Sussex
RH15 8HZ