En-Plein Air Drawing Session at ‘Minnions’, 3rd May 2017.

The first of the En-plein air Drawing sessions commence this coming Wednesday Morning (3rd May) If you are interested in furthering your sketching from real life, the details are as follows:

‘Pay as you go’ (9.30am to 12.30pm), just turn up, £8 per session.

Meet between 9am and 9.20am at the Engine House Car Park at Minnions.

Further dates and venues to follow.  (See Website)

Materials and Equipment List:

  • A range of hard Pencils, i.e.  HB, 2B, 4B, 6B, 8B.
  • A mechanical lead pencil with spare leads would be better than a pencil that needs sharpening
  • Drawing book of Cartridge Paper (not too thin, approx. 120 gsm weight or more) Preferably a Hard-Backed spiral bound pad.
  • Paper Blender
  • A normal white Eraser.
  • A Grey Knead-able Eraser (not the cream putty eraser)
  • Pencil sharpener or craft knife
  • A few sheets of kitchen roll.
  • Drawing Pen
  • Warm clothing.
  • Sensible flat walking type shoes.
  • Collapsible lightweight picnic type chair or stool.
  • Sun glasses and a wet weather jacket just in case.
  • Camera
  • Money for a cup of tea/drink or bring a flask depending on where we are.
  • A plastic bag large enough to protect your work if it rains.
  • A suitable lightweight bag for carrying your art materials and equipment.
  • Sun Cream if needed.
  • Elastic Bands to stop paper from flapping in wind (i.e. sketch book)

 

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4 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. stephiepisces
    May 01, 2017 @ 22:02:29

    Hi Yvette,I thought I could bring my campervan and then we could make a cuppa in the car park. Was that an idea?I do also have a loo on board………. Steph 

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  2. Eileen Richmond
    May 02, 2017 @ 09:31:52

    Sorry, would like to be there but it’s our walking group day? How about Monday class? Best wishes Eileen

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  3. rodgearing
    May 02, 2017 @ 11:48:03

    See you there Fred

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