Foundations of Drawing – Short Course

Foundations of Drawing – Short Course

Presenter: Kathy Doley

  • Dates: Saturdays – 29 February, 7 March, 14 March, 21 March, 28 March 2020 (5 weeks)
  • Time: 1.00 pm – 4.00 pm (Doors open 12.45 pm)
  • Course Fee: $ 405
  • Location: Splashout Art Studios, 5 Ravine Street, Marino, SA.
  • Includes: Use of materials and a variety of drawing paper

About the Course

Learn, develop and experience the skills for achieving the basics of Drawing / Sketching and Re-Creating an Image, Item, Scene or Person in Charcoal, Pens, Inks, Crayons, Pastels, Pencils, Acrylic and more !

This course is a five stage process with many shorter processes within it. It is designed in such a way that you will slowly and gently move your way through the necessary, step by step Foundations of Drawing and Sketching.

What to Bring
ABSOLUTELY NOTHING TO BRING ! All necessary paper, sketch books, card, materials, supplies and equipment are included in your fee.


‘Illuminating about how drawings are constructed.’  Russell, March 2019
‘I’ve learnt so much.  I’ve drawn a cafe, a male ballet dancer and a gorgeous cat.  That’s more than basic for me!  Helen, March 2019
‘What I needed and wanted !  Covered a lot, practised a lot, really motivated to do plenty at home; a lot of application opportunities.  Great atmosphere.’  Chris, March 2019
‘Great!  Covered heaps of fundamentals each week, and got a great appreciation for the ‘art’ (practice) of drawing.’  Kath, March 2019
‘Brilliant!  I learnt so much, especially angles, perspectives and the correct way to measure lengths (especially drawing with a model).’ Glenys Baynes
‘Well presented and comprehensive learning experience.  Exercises reinforced all the objectives and projects enabled you to build on the experiences.’  Kay Calder
I have a better understanding of angle measurements and perspective, which can be applied to any aspect of my work, as the length of time and more personal tutoring was ideal.’ Carol Rebori
‘I enjoyed the 5 week course.  The more we got into the technicalities of drawing – it brought home to me how much more there is to learn.’  Lois Campbell
‘I loved this course.  I have always wanted to draw – now I believe I can.‘ Emma Eckersley
‘Brilliant!  Fantastic foundation drawing course – really appreciated.  You are bloody brilliant.’ Deb Koop
‘I learnt a great deal every week.  This is a brilliant course and I highly recommend it to everyone.’  Paula Mercer
‘Excellent course.  Reinforces the techniques required for drawing and new ones as well!  Builds confidence.’  Bernadette Viant
‘Very informative. I learnt a lot and it reminded me of things I had forgotten.’  Marilyn Mitchell

Results from previous Workshop participants


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Tel: (08) 8296 3859
Email: art@splashout.net.au

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Did you know Splashout has its own modern, self-contained and fully equipped nearby Studio Apartment?
Enjoy a ‘Weekend Workshop Getaway Package’ for a small additional fee.

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