When: Wednesdays 6.00pm - 8.00pm, beginning 5 February

Where: Studio within Commonwealth Growth Centre, MAMA

Length: 10 weeks

Price: $260 ($245 moMAMA / Concession)

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Materials Package

Preorder a MAMA Materials Package for this course by 20 January. $60

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Drawing is an important skill for many branches of visual art and design. Gain confidence in this foundation skill in a relaxed 9 week studio course with Robyn White.

Robyn will help you open your mind to see like an artist, and convert what you see onto paper.

Learn the fundamental skills of line, edges, spaces, tone and colour. Practice scaling images on grids, completing negative drawings, understand perspective, use shading and texturing, and control and manage different edges.

Students will gain a solid grasp of the colour wheel, and experiment with colour and tone using graphite, charcoal, ink and pastels.

At the end of this 9 week course you will be able to draw any subject with confidence, and have the basic skills in place to continue experimenting and extending your skills at home.

Materials Package

Bring your own drawing materials or purchase a MAMA Materials Package tailored for this course.
Packages may be purchased online, or through MAMA Store: (02) 6043 5800

MAMA Materials Package Includes:

  • A3 spiral bound visual diary
  • Set of artist quality graphite pencils in tin (water-soluble)
  • Quality 2 hole sharpener with catcher
  • Quality kneadable eraser
  • Cost: $60

Meet the Tutor: Robyn White

Robyn White is a passionate visual artist and engaging arts tutor with over 20 years experience. Working across mediums in her own practice, Robyn loves to teach watercolour, drawing and pastels.

As a tutor, Robyn is warm and empathetic, having experienced many of the challenges and frustrations that her students faced in the development of her own skills and knowledge. Robyn embraced art 25 years ago, after taking a break from her career in finance to raise her family. Having always had aptitude and appetite for art, Robyn built on her earlier talents for drawing and after 20 plus years, now has her own studio & arts supply store in Wodonga.

Robyn encourages students to build strong technical foundations upon which they can loosen control and let the materials work their magic on the page.


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