02 Self-portraiture with David Fairbairn

Extend your ideas, drawing and mixed media skills to make a more emotive and individual response to portraiture. Starting with two sessions, working with a model, progress to working from yourself with a mirror or with photos to create detailed preliminary studies, including collage and monotypes. These provide the starting point for developing your initial studies into finished drawings or mixed media works investigating pose, character, personality and mood. Bring accessories: hats, scarves and more to explore different aspects of character and personality. 
David Fairbairn has exhibited extensively throughout Australia & overseas and has been awarded many prizes. David has taught at many art schools and is represented by Port Jackson Print Gallery in Melbourne.
Level: All* | Cost: $835 + $55 includes models & materials *Some experience 

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Course Coordinator:

David Fairbairn

Painter, printmaker - NSW

"My portraits represent the transience of life itself... the passing of time both in life and in the studio. Each work represents a period of time that has passed during the sitting; you cannot capture that in a photograph."

Course Level: Beginner
Course Fee (Adult): $835
Course Fee (Child): $
Course Material Fee: $55
Course Date/s:03-Jan-2019 07-Jan-2019
Current Capacity: Closed

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