barber institute of fine arts
university of birmingham


Creative Sunday Workshops

Session 1 for Age 4 – 8 years: 11am – 12.30pm 

Session 2 for Age 8 – 12 years: 1.30 – 3pm


 

22 April

Manet Portraits

Draw using cross-hatching, influenced by Edouard Manet.

Session 1 skills: Create a simple self-portrait; Learn to create light and shadow.   Click here to book

Session 2 skills: Learn about facial proportions;  Cross-hatching to create tone. – Click here to book

 

29 April

Inky Stick Pictures

Learn to draw loose flowing drawings with a difference!

Session 1 skills: Use sticks and inks to draw; Create different lines. – Click here to book

Session 2 skills: Use black and coloured inks; Large-scale drawings. – Click here to book

Sir William Orpen (1878-1931)

A Nude Girl Seated on a Bed

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James Abbott McNeill Whistler (1834-1903)

La vieille aux loques (The Old Rag-Picker)

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Aubrey Beardsley (1872-1898)

The Battle of the Beaux and the Belles

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Kurt Schwitters (1887-1948)

Merz V

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