dot-art: Drawing Techniques

dot-art: Drawing Techniques

dot-art: Drawing Techniques

Venue: dot-art Gallery
Date(s): 11.2.21
Time(s): 18:45

Get to grips with a variety of drawing techniques with artist Sarah Jane Richards.

No matter what medium you enjoy using, be it paint, pastel or clay, learning the fundamental drawing techniques will further develop your natural drawing ability.

This 10-week art course is designed to develop observational and expressive drawing techniques and skills. This course is suitable for beginners or those wishing to explore aspects of their own practice.

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***To avoid a booking fee and pay by card, cheque or cash, please contact dot-art Services directly on 0345 0176660***

Please note that all courses in our 2021 Winter Programme will be going ahead. If for any reason our venues have to close due to restrictions, our courses will be going ahead online which means no course cancellations. Book with confidence and start the new year off in a positive mindful and creative way.

*Courses starting during the current national lockdown will begin online and will continue in person once the restrictions are lifted.*

Thursday evenings , 6:45pm – 9:00pm

(£160 for 10-week course)



1. Mark Making – Using pencil/mixed media to create a wide variety of marks

2. Observation – how we observe the world

3. Synchronising the hand with the eye

4. Tone and shading

5. Composition and scale

6. Marks into meaning, loosening up

7. Inspiration from other artists work

8. Introduction to portrait drawing

9. Tactile drawing

10. Still life drawing


Drawing Pencils

A3 Sketch Pad


Assorted Charcoal

Pencil Sharpener

Tutor: Sarah Jane Richards

Sarah Jane is an experienced tutor and artist, who has taught drawing to children and adults for many years.

Revised Dates:

Thursday evenings, 6:45- 9:00pm

February 11th, 18th, 25th

March 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th

April 1st, 8th, 15th


FACT Liverpool

88 Wood Street,

L1 4DQ


£160 for the 10-week course (full course must be booked in advance)It is possible to split this cost into two payments, please call 0345 017 6660 for more details.



There are a maximum of 9 places available on each session, so early booking is essential.To avoid a booking fee and pay by card, cheque or cash, please contact dot-art Services directly on 0345 017 6660.

We have introduced a range of safety measures to keep everyone as safe and comfortable as possible. We ask everyone to please respect social distancing guidelines, all staff will be keeping their distance too.

Face coverings must be worn at all times.

Regular cleaning and santizing measures will be in place.

Cancellations / Refunds:

Once you have made your course booking you are committed to it. This is because our courses have very small student numbers, and often sell-out and are unavailable to others. Therefore any cancellations may result in a place not being filled, or a course not being able to run.

Cancellations are permitted up to 30 days before the start of a course, and a full refund will be issued. Refunds will not be made for cancellations less than 30 days before the start of a course. If you are unable to attend due to illness, personal or professional commitments you do not have the right to a refund.

If you wish to cancel your place on a course that has not yet started and you have a friend or colleague who can take your place we can accommodate this substitution.

dot-art and FACT may use your details to contact you about forthcoming events, classes or developments that may be of interest.