• Absolute Beginners. Exploring line and shade through West African mask design

    Chestnuts Community Centre


    Sip and Sketch - Beginners - is a chance to learn, make friends and relax. We are meeting at Spacious local Chestnuts Community and Arts Centre set in Chestnuts Park. Let's to have a trip …. going back to the roots of beginning drawing....starting with theme of West African masks:) 3 to 3.10 Introductions Masks designs from Ghana, Ivory Coast, and Mali where/what /why 3.20 Relaxing beginners mark making techniques/Geometric shapes Demo and info on tools of the trade 4.oo Break for Get together 4.15. Creating and choosing design for Line drawing Mask / Wood Carving Sessions include: - Warm up sketches and activities - Information on techniques; including line, shape, space and more - Tutor Demonstrations, support and feedback - New ways of seeing and thinking - Explore sharing with other drawers - Drinks and juices included :) Pencils, paper, eraser and boards available /or bring your own Chestnut Community Centre on the First Floor. Sunday 14th April 2019. The session runs from 3 pm to 4.45 pm Transport: bus routes 67/341 - underground Victoria Line Seven Sisters £5 pp tutored session - card s Fruit Juice/Mineral water provided