Drawing

Charcoal drawing – a taster day with Kate Boucher

Ref: S1D07854

Beginners

£121.00

Summary

A gentle introduction to the expressive qualities of charcoal. Working on both large and small scale with different types of charcoal, you will begin to develop a language of mark-making with the oldest of drawing mediums.

Tutors

Kate Boucher

Kate Boucher is an experienced, enthusiastic and inspirational tutor who specialises in building students' creative confidence in a supportive teaching environment. She trained at Chelsea School of Art and recently gained a Master of Fine Art from West Dean College. She was awarded a prestigious QEST scholarship, was the Edward James Foundation Scholar in 2015/16 and winner of the Valarie Power Prize for Visual Arts. Her dark and evocative charcoal drawings often have unnaturally tilted horizons, hints of a double exposure and foregrounds that appear to shift and slip. Her practice also includes handmade felt and forged metal structures also created as a response to landscape.



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