Sketching an Egyptian Dancer: Art Workshop

Saturday, May 12, 2018 - 10:30 to 16:30

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.

Pitt Rivers Museum, South Parks Road, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX1 3PP