Portrait Painting Masterclass with Sam Dalby - SC1604050

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Monday, 14 Aug 2017 For 5 days

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Tutor: Sam Dalby RP

Dates: Monday – Friday, 14th – 18th August 2017

Days: 5

Times: 10.00am – 5.00pm

Experience Level: Intermediate/Advanced

Fee: £340

This five day portrait course will offer an opportunity for intensive study under the tuition of Sam Dalby. The course will allow students the freedom to work from two models, both a male and female. Starting with preliminary drawing in line on day one and and moving onto a tonal preliminary drawing on day two. The focus will then be on producing oil sketches on the third day then on the final two days it is all about completing a finished painting of the chosen model. Under Sam’s guidance, you will learn how to complete a portrait from a ‘cold’ start in the life drawing room, through the imaginative and practical stages of construction, to the final execution . This exciting course is an intensive five days that offers a high level of tutor contact time.

Educated at Harrogate College of Arts and Technology and Cleveland College of Art and Design from 1993-1997, Sam Dalby is a portrait painter with an established and growing reputation. He has been a member of the Royal Society of Portrait Painters since 2013. Sam is an experienced life drawing and portrait painting tutor who recognises the importance of a strong drawing technique, and how it can strengthen any artistic practice.

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