Naked life drawing: what’s not to like? Pretty much guaranteed to be a winner with everyone on the stag do, this 90-minute class takes place at a bar, club or hotel function room in Edinburgh city centre. If this doesn’t get the lads off Grassmarket and away from West Port for a bit, we don’t know what will!
The challenge is to create a series of quick sketches of a naked life model in a few different poses. Easy, right? Life drawing is trickier than you might think. You’ll need to work fast to get her down on paper before she moves.
Can you concentrate when there’s a hot life model feet away from your easel? Pay attention, Bond!
An art teacher will be on hand to give you tips on technical stuff like line, tone, perspective and shading.
The model decides which drawing is the best.
Think the bride might put the smackdown on a life drawing stag do? You can always say it’s in the name of art and culture! Why do the RSA or the National Portrait Gallery when you can do the hands on thing and create your own masterpiece? We rest our case!
Life drawing in Edinburgh includes: