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Life Drawing: Energy and Emotion

Life Drawing: Energy and Emotion

A part of Late Shift
26 September 2014, 18:30-20:30
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Tickets: £9 (£7 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Investigate energy and emotion with artist Gayna Pelham. Using a combination of short and long poses,  learn how to unlock the emotion within your drawings and give them greater expression and individuality.

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Late Shift||Workshop

A part of Late Shift
26 September 2014, 18:30-20:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Take inspiration from the portraits and sketch in the Gallery.

Weekend Workshop: Portraits from Life (Day One)

Weekend Workshop: Portraits from Life (Day One)

27 September 2014, 11:00-17:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Tickets: £125 (£100 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online or visit the Gallery in person.

Take a masterclass with artist Catherine Goodman during this two-day portraiture workshop. Taking inspiration from the Gallery and Goodman’s current display, Portraits from Life.

Weekend Workshop: Portraits from Life (Day Two)

Weekend Workshop: Portraits from Life (Day Two)

28 September 2014, 11:00-17:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Tickets: £125 (£100 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online or visit the Gallery in person.

Take a masterclass with artist Catherine Goodman during this two-day portraiture workshop. Taking inspiration from the Gallery and Goodman’s current display, Portraits from Life.

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Late Shift||Workshop

A part of Late Shift
3 October 2014, 18:30-20:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Take inspiration from the portraits and sketch in the Gallery.

The Big Draw

The Big Draw

  • Family||Workshop
  • BSL

4 October 2014, 13:30-16:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Join our guest artist for an afternoon of drawing, doodling, sketching and fun. This drop-in session is for all ages and is BSL interpreted.

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Late Shift||Workshop

A part of Late Shift
10 October 2014, 18:30-20:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Take inspiration from the portraits and sketch in the Gallery in this artist-led session.

Weekend Workshop: Techniques of the Tudors (Day One)

Weekend Workshop: Techniques of the Tudors (Day One)

11 October 2014, 11:00-17:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Tickets: £125 (£100 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online or visit the Gallery in person.

Inspired by The Real Tudors display, join portrait artist Robin-Lee Hall on a journey through paint looking at the materials and methods of the Tudor artists.

Weekend Workshop: Techniques of the Tudors (Day Two)

Weekend Workshop: Techniques of the Tudors (Day Two)

12 October 2014, 11:00-17:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Tickets: £125 (£100 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online or visit the Gallery in person.

Inspired by The Real Tudors display, join portrait artist Robin-Lee Hall on a journey through paint looking at the materials and methods of the Tudor artists.

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Late Shift||Workshop

A part of Late Shift
17 October 2014, 18:30-20:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Take inspiration from the portraits and sketch in the Gallery.

Storytelling for Families

Storytelling for Families

  • Family||Workshop

18 October 2014, 10:30-11:15
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Interactive storytelling session followed by an art activity.

Drop-in session, not ticket required. 

Family Art Workshop: Victorian photography

Family Art Workshop: Victorian photography

  • Family||Workshop

18 October 2014, 11:30-13:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Join photographer Elizabeth Doak in our pop-up Victorian Studio. Using props and costume to create a sepia print.

Free ticket required, available one hour before the event on a first come, first served basis.  Places are limited to 20 tickets per session for children, plus an accompany adult.  For ages 5+ 

Storytelling for Families

Storytelling for Families

  • Family||Workshop

18 October 2014, 13:30-14:15
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Interactive storytelling session followed by an art activity.

Drop-in session, not ticket required. 

Family Art Workshop: Victorian photography

Family Art Workshop: Victorian photography

  • Family||Workshop

18 October 2014, 14:30-16:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Join photographer Elizabeth Doak in our pop-up Victorian Studio. Using props and costume to create a sepia print.

Free ticket required, available one hour before the event on a first come, first served basis.  Places are limited to 20 tickets per session for children, plus an accompany adult.  For ages 5+ 

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Late Shift||Workshop

A part of Late Shift
24 October 2014, 18:30-20:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Take inspiration from the portraits and sketch in the Gallery.

Weekend Workshop: William Morris and His Legacy (Day One)

Weekend Workshop: William Morris and His Legacy (Day One)

25 October 2014, 11:00-17:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Tickets: £125 (£100 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online or visit the Gallery in person.

This two-day workshop combines art history and practical art to explore the life and work of William Morris and his circle.

Weekend Workshop: William Morris and His Legacy (Day Two)

Weekend Workshop: William Morris and His Legacy (Day Two)

26 October 2014, 11:00-17:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Tickets: £125 (£100 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online or visit the Gallery in person.

This two-day workshop combines art history and practical art to explore the life and work of William Morris and his circle.

The Drawing Room

The Drawing Room

  • Workshop

27 October 2014, 13:00-15:00
Meet in the Main Hall
Free

Artist Angela Wright leads a drop-in drawing session for disabled visitors. Open to all abilities, materials provided.

Young People’s Three-day Workshop The Manifesto of Everything

Young People’s Three-day Workshop The Manifesto of Everything

  • Workshop||Young People

29 October - 31 October 2014, 11:00-16:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free
fully booked
Explore social issues, anarchy and identity inspired by Anarchy & Beauty and Grayson Perry.

Half-Term Activities: Peacocks and Dragons

Half-Term Activities: Peacocks and Dragons

  • Family||Workshop

27 October - 31 October 2014, 11:00-16:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free
A week of drop-in and ticketed activities inspired by Anarchy & Beauty: William Morris and His Legacy, 1860 – 1960. Families can take part in a range of workshops from puppet-making to designing wallpaper.

Young People’s Showcase: The Manifesto of Everything

Young People’s Showcase: The Manifesto of Everything

  • Workshop||Young People

31 October 2014, 17:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free no booking required

Young people from the three-day workshop share what they have produced. All ages welcome. 

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Late Shift||Workshop

A part of Late Shift
31 October 2014, 18:30-20:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Take inspiration from the portraits and sketch in the Gallery.

Life Drawing: Life in Shadows

Life Drawing: Life in Shadows

A part of Late Shift
31 October 2014, 18:30-20:30
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Tickets: £9 (£7 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Working with a model, props and lighting, artist Viyki Turnbull creates a theatrical set inspired by the work of Angus McBean.

Young People’s Sunday Session: Imagined Paper

Young People’s Sunday Session: Imagined Paper

  • Workshop||Young People
  • BSL

2 November 2014, 11:00-16:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Taking inspiration from Anarchy & Beauty and materials from the Gallery’s archive, explore surfaces and textures to make your own free-form paper architecture piece.

For ages 14–21.  Booking required.  Please email youthbookings@npg.org.uk or call 020 7312 2483.

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Late Shift||Workshop

A part of Late Shift
7 November 2014, 18:30-20:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Take inspiration from the portraits and sketch in the Gallery.

Weekend Workshop: Embroidery: Arts and Crafts Style (Day One)

Weekend Workshop: Embroidery: Arts and Crafts Style (Day One)

8 November 2014, 11:00-17:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Tickets: £125 (£100 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online or visit the Gallery in person.

Historical embroidery expert Helen McCook takes inspiration from the classic designs of Morris & Co and the Arts and Crafts Movement in this two day practical workshop.

Weekend Workshop: Embroidery: Arts and Crafts Style (Day Two)

Weekend Workshop: Embroidery: Arts and Crafts Style (Day Two)

9 November 2014, 11:00-17:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Tickets: £125 (£100 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online or visit the Gallery in person.

Historical embroidery expert Helen McCook takes inspiration from the classic designs of Morris & Co and the Arts and Crafts Movement in this two day practical workshop.

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Late Shift||Workshop

A part of Late Shift
14 November 2014, 18:30-20:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Take inspiration from the portraits and sketch in the Gallery in this artist-led session.

Pick up a Pencil

Pick up a Pencil

  • Workshop||Young People

15 November 2014, 14:00-16:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Drop-in drawing session for young people, with the Gallery’s Youth Forum.

Drawing for ages 14–21.  All you have to do is pick up a pencil.  No need to book, just drop-in on the day.

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Late Shift||Workshop

A part of Late Shift
21 November 2014, 18:30-20:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Take inspiration from the portraits and sketch in the Gallery.

The Drawing Room

The Drawing Room

  • Workshop

24 November 2014, 13:00-15:00
Meet in the Main Hall
Free

Artist Marc Woodhead leads a drop-in drawing session for disabled visitors. Open to all abilities, materials provided.

If you require BSL interpretation please contact education@npg.org.uk .

Life Drawing: Four Paintings, Four Poses

Life Drawing: Four Paintings, Four Poses

A part of Late Shift
28 November 2014, 18:30-20:30
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Tickets: £9 (£7 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Explore how artists have historically approached pose and composition to represent personality with artist Grace Adam and work with a model to create your own dynamic drawings.

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Late Shift||Workshop

A part of Late Shift
28 November 2014, 18:30-20:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Take inspiration from the portraits and sketch in the Gallery.

Weekend Workshop: Classic Photographic Portraits (Day One)

Weekend Workshop: Classic Photographic Portraits (Day One)

29 November 2014, 11:00-17:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Tickets: £125 (£100 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online or visit the Gallery in person.

Taking inspiration from the Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize 2014, hone your skills in this two-day practical workshop.

Weekend Workshop: Classic Photographic Portraits (Day Two)

Weekend Workshop: Classic Photographic Portraits (Day Two)

30 November 2014, 11:00-17:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Tickets: £125 (£100 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online or visit the Gallery in person.

Taking inspiration from the Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize 2014, hone your skills in this two-day practical workshop.

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