Introduction to freehand drawing with KLC Tutor

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About this course

Gain an understanding of how to approach freehand sketching and build confidence.

Course Description

This day provides a solid grounding in the principles of drawing. You will learn the basics of drawing and composing, including how to create sketch perspectives, assume scale and introduce texture and tone into their illustrations.

Starting with a demonstration of various techniques students will then have then undertake a series of excerises based on the demonstration. The course will focus mainly on working with pencils and pens, although you will have the opportunity to experiment with a variety of drawing medium throughout the day.

This day will build confidence and offer new creative opportunities to designers.

The syllabus includes:

Overview – why sketching helps designers examine and develop ideas

Tone and mark making

Sketch perspectives

Simple exercises to build confidence.


This course takes place in London.

9.30am arrival. Teaching hours 10.00am - 4.00pm

Course Materials


  • All materials for this course are included in the course fee

Additional information

9.30am arrival on the day. Teaching hours 10.00am - 4.00pm Breakfast refreshments and a delicious light lunch will be provided. While a vegetarian option is made available, we are unable to cater to specific food intolerances or food allergies.

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Take the next step in your creative practice, with foundation level to Masters in Fine Art study. 

Depending on your experience, start with an Online Foundation Certificate in Art and Design (one year, part-time), a Foundation Diploma in Art and Design made up of 10 short courses taken over two years (part-time) or advance your learning with our BA (Hons) Art and Contemporary Craft: Materials, Making, and Place (six years part-time). All will help you develop core skills, find direction in your practice and build an impressive portfolio in preparation for artist opportunities or higher-level study. See all degree and diploma courses.