Sketching an Egyptian Dancer: Art Workshop | University of Oxford

Sketching an Egyptian Dancer: Art Workshop

Speaker
Amanda Beck
Event date
Event time
10:30 - 16:30
Venue
Pitt Rivers Museum
South Parks Road
Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX1 3PP
Venue details

Entry via the Oxford University Museum of Natural History

Event type
Courses and workshops
Event cost
£90 (Includes all materials and lunch)
Disabled access?
Yes
Booking required
Required

A one-day workshop to learn methods and media to portray the moving figure with reportage artist, illustrator and experienced tutor, Amanda Beck. Starting with an exclusive tour of the Museum's Egyptian artefacts to set the mood, students will then be given a unique opportunity to sketch an Egyptian dancer. Along with support and demonstrations, students will be encouraged to explore intuitive approaches to drawing, as well as experimenting with techniques and materials. The course will cover mark making to music form, movement, rhythm and gestural drawing. Sandwich lunch and use of materials included. All abilities welcome.