Course Adults SOLD OUT

Art for Absolute Beginners: Using Chalk Pastel

In order to help protect the health of our staff and visitors during this difficult time, we have closed all of our Galleries.

  • Thursday 18 June and Thursday 25 June, 10.30am-12.30pm
£ 40.00

CANCELLED

About

Led by artist Damian Callan, this short course will introduce you to chalk pastels and how to layer and blend colour to create simple, beautiful images. Designed to be relaxed, informative and fun, this course is the perfect way to put the everyday on hold, try something different and meet new people.

John Macallan Swan Lion and Lioness Resting Unknown
Event accessibility

Event accessibility

  • Wheelchair access

Gallery facilities

A full accessibility guide is available at www.accessibilityguides.org.

We provide a sensory map of the building to help visitors identify areas with changes in light, smells and noise. It locates seating areas and less crowded, quieter spaces. Printed copies are available from the front desk at the Scottish National Portrait Gallery.

  • Information desk
  • Wifi
  • Wheelchair access
  • 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.

In addition to the transport options below there are bike racks at each site and Just Eat Cycle Hire stations nearby.

  • <strong>Gallery closed</strong>
1 Queen Street, Edinburgh, EH2 1JD

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