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Ignite! Contemporary Drawing workshop

26 Jul 2022 to 20 Sep 2022
Tuesdays 9.30am til 12.30pm weekly for 9 x classes
Join artist Zoe Nash for this open ended, experimental and expressive contemporary drawing class.
Event type: 
Art, Workshop/Seminar
Browne School of Art
194 Great North Road Grey Lynn Auckland


Contemporary drawing practice is full of infinite possibility, experimentation and play. It actively seeks the exploration of a multitude of different media and methods of application which can be challenging and exciting and encourages us to take the path less travelled in our art-making.

Fundamentally an expressive drawing course, Ignite will provide a more process-driven and ideas-based approach to making your marks. As a class, you’ll enjoy a wide range of hands-on creative drawing tasks and activities. You can use the weekly investigations into a selection of experimental drawing techniques to help push your own practice in new and exciting directions. The final few sessions are dedicated to working on a self-directed project that provides the opportunity to develop a work or series of works based on your own reflections and thoughts from the previous lessons.

This course is suitable for both beginners and those wanting to invigorate a current arts practice. It emphasises creative thinking, posing questions that inspire new and innovative visual solutions. So, if you’re stuck in a rut, or seeking motivation and less conventional, non-traditional means of visually expressing yourself, then this open-ended, mixed media course could be for you.

Written by

Zoe Nash

30 May 2022