Course Adults SOLD OUT

Art for Absolute Beginners 7: Pencil and graphite

Scottish National Portrait Gallery Farmer Education Suite
  • Thursdays: 17 & 24 January, 10.30am-12.30pm
£ 32.00

Sold out! Please contact us at informationdesk@nationalgalleries.org and we'll notify you if this event runs again.

About

These two-day sessions give you the opportunity to try out and experiment with lots of different materials and techniques guided and encouraged by artist Rosie Lesso. Pairs of sessions can be booked separately. Limited places.

Other sessions include:

  • Pencil and graphite
  • Monoprinting
  • Charcoal
  • Pastels
  • Watercolours
  • Acrylic
  • Pencil and graphite
  • Ink
  • Oil pastel
  • Collage
  • Clay
Elisabeth Frink Baboon 1990 © The Executors of the Frink Estate and Archive. All Rights Reserved, DACS 2018.

Gallery facilities

In order to protect our vulnerable works of art from any kind of accidental damage we kindly ask all visitors to either carry their rucksack/backpack by hand or place it in a locker.

  • Information desk
  • Wifi
  • Wheelchair access
  • Hearing loop
  • Accessible toilets
  • Wheelchairs available
  • Public toilets
  • Lockers (£1/£2)
  • Baby changing facilities
  • Buggy park
  • Seating throughout
  • Bike rack

Getting here

Located in the city centre on Queen Street, the Scottish National Portrait Gallery is easy to access.

  • Open daily, 10am-5pm<br> Closed 25 and 26 December<br> Open at noon on 1 January
1 Queen Street, Edinburgh, EH2 1JD

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