Drawing Studies Winter 2014

Event type:
Lifelong Learning & Courses
Millennium Wing Studio

Detail from Mary Murphy, A Study from grace Henry's 'Still Life with Marble Torso'.


Develop Your Drawing Potential : For the first time Drawing Studies has two visits off-site. In addition to the classes on the techniques of drawing, there will be a class at the RIAI to explore the architectural spaces, and at the RHA to look at the modern galleries and displays, marking the artistic links between the NGI, RIAI and RHA.

Winter Drawing Classes 2014: Drawing Portraits and Figure Studies
Saturday morning classes with professional artists. Numbers limited to 12 per class.
20 September to 8 November 2014: Saturdays 11am-1pm
Tickets (€25 per class) on sale from 4 September from the Gallery Shop 01 663 3518.

Classes take place in the Millennium Wing Studio or on special trips offsite.

Thanks to the Royal Institute of Architects of Ireland and the Royal Hibernian Academy.


11 October The Full-Length Portrait  Fintan Mahon, Artist.


Course Information
Folding stools, drawing boards and easels provided. Some equipment is available. We recommend that participants bring their own materials as follows:
- A3 or A4 spiral bound sketchbooks.
- 2B-6B pencils and coloured pencils.
- Black Conte crayon, putty rubber.
- Compressed and Willow charcoal.

Course Assistant: Caomhán Mac Con Iomaire. Information: education@ngi.ie