Arty In The Park: Pitshanger Park (Afternoon)
Dates: Wednesday 12 August
Time: 1pm – 4pm
Venue: Pitshanger Park, Ealing
No of sessions: 1
No. of students: 8
Tutor: Mario Lautier Vella
Photo: David Howard
Please note your fee doesn’t include your travel costs, food / drink or materials. A course materials list will be sent to you once you’ve booked your place.
Enjoy an afternoon of drawing by the banks of the River Brent – be inspired by the water or grassland scenes or take part in our outdoor life drawing session featuring a clothed life model and a drawing and painting brief…
Our first Arty In The Park session takes place in Pitshanger Park in Ealing where you’ll get a chance to respond to the landscape and natural habitats found along the riverside, with tutor input as required.
You will also have an opportunity to work with a clothed life model in a series of short and then longer poses outdoors, working to a set drawing / painting brief or your own imagination…
Venue: Pitshanger Park, Ealing. Nearest bus stop: Kent Gardens West Ealing (E2 and E9 bus routes). There is a free car park (subject to availability) on Perivale Gardens (turn left at the end of Bellevue Road) plus kerbside parking in neighbouring streets (see map) Our meeting point will be confirmed along with your course info and materials list which you’ll receive upon booking.
Course level: intermediate / advanced – some drawing skills essential. If you’re a beginner, please look at our Learn to draw course. The session may involve walking and standing for some time as well as sketching outdoors, so please only consider joining the course if you are physically able to do so.
Course materials: You will need a sketchbook (A4 or A3) and drawing materials. You may also want to bring your watercolour kits if you have one. We will provide you with a suggested materials list once you’ve booked your place.
Your course tutor: Mario Lautier Vella has been teaching art since 2011. A qualified art tutor and professional artist his award-winning work has been shown in a number of exhibitions both in the UK and abroad. His work can be found in collections across the UK, the Netherlands, Malta, North America, Australia, and Canada. Find out more
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