Learn to Draw

Thursday, 28th February 2019

Thursday, 9th May 2019

Greystone Community Centre, Close St, Carlisle, CA1 2HA

6.15 – 8.45pm (2½ hours)

£78 (for 8 weeks)


Sarah Colgate

This course is aimed at beginners and improvers who want to refresh and develop their drawing skills. It will benefit students who want to learn the basic elements of drawing so that they can become more confident and successful at it. A variety of techniques and subjects will be covered.

Beginners and those with a little experience

If you wish to book a place on one or more course(s), please email, telephone or write to us to check there is a space available. Payment details will be given after which we shall hold your place for 3 days to allow you time to pay either by BACS or by cheque. For further details please see Booking.

These will include demonstrations by tutor; individual practice by student; instruction on a group and individual basis; question and answer, etc.

Items you will need to bring to the course First session: Please bring a range of pencils from HB to 8B, sketchbook (A3), rubber, sharpener & ruler Future sessions: Charcoal (compressed and willow). Conté crayons. Coloured paper. Drawing pen. Ink nibs/holder. Putty rubber. Black ink. Brushes (large brush for washes & small detail brush).


Limited car parking at the centre plus on street parking. It is on the ground floor and accessible for wheelchairs, with disabled accessible toilet.