Tate Modern Life Drawing Workshops- Turbine Hall


Drawing From Digital- Tate Modern
Pop Life- Tate Modern
Performance Art- Tate Modern
Drawing From Digital- Tate Modern
Balloon Performance- The Drawing Theatre June 2010
Creative Life Drawing Summer School- Central St Martins August 2010
London Drawing Presents: Adventures In Drawing Life- The Big Chill Festival 2010
London Drawing at the Future Beauty Exhibition, The Barbican Gallery
Drawing From Digital- Tate Modern East Room- 27 November 2010
Tate Modern- Monday evening workshops February-March 2011- The Red Shoes edition

London Drawing is a collaboration between professional artists, tutors and performers, led by Anne Noble-Partridge and David Price. We offer Life Drawing and Painting classesBespoke Classes and Corporate Workshops in life drawing, creative drawing and creative problem solving. All our workshops are hands on creative sessions, designed to be challenging, fun and informative. We work with major arts institutions, galleries and a range of central London venues to produce unique and inspiring workshops. Our sessions can be tailored to suit different levels of ability and are suitable for galleries, schools, colleges, private groups and companies.

Combining over 20 years of teaching experience and current professional practice, we aim to deliver forward thinking and inspiring classes. All our classes and workshops are bespoke, using a combination of performers, sound, lighting, props, visual effects, drawing techniques and exciting materials to create an unforgettable visual drawing experience.

London Drawing aims to re-invent life drawing and drawing in an environment suitable for all levels of ability, designed to encourage confidence and inspire.


London Drawing is supported by Cowling & Wilcox art shops  


Venue Call:
We are currently looking for venues to work with with regard to setting up regular drop in life classes. Our drop in evening classes are a great way of building new audiences and bringing people to your venue. Do you run or know of a venue which would benefit from what we can offer?
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For images of all the latest classes with London Drawing- if you are a newcomer and keen to see more of what we do, or have taken part in our classes and would like to share pictures with your friends of what you did- take a look at our Flickr account:

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Our Drop in Life Drawing Classes:

Please click on links below for info on Christmas Holiday dates 

NEW!! Drop in Life Drawing classes Wednesday at the Waterloo Action Centre, Waterloo 
Every Wednesday 6.30-8.30pm starting 10 February

Drop In Life Drawing classes at The Vaults, Waterloo 
Every Monday 7-9pm £10 - Continues Every Monday except Bank Holiday Mondays
Every Tuesday 7-9pm £10 - Until early April 2016 when Tuesday class will take a break until September 2016

Drop In Life Drawing classes at Artizan St Library, Liverpool St, Monday evenings/ Friday lunchtimes
Every Monday except Bank Holiday Mondays 7-9pm, Every Friday except Good Friday 11-1pm-  both £10

Monthly Life Drawing at The Goldsmiths Centre
Every last Tuesday of the month 6.30-8.30pm
Next class 27 February
Pay online in advance £10/ £12 on the door



The Drawing Theatre
Tales From The Underworld- with Prangsta Costumiers at The Crypt Gallery
7 November 2015
More info and booking.   


Saturday one day workshops:

All classes are suitable for all levels of ability

One Day Saturday Life Drawing Workshops 
A great day of life drawing using different techniques and mediums suitable for all levels of ability

One Day Saturday Painting Workshops
One day Life Painting sessions designed to provide the skills needed to approach painting with confidence- suitable for all levels of ability 

Lo-fi Printing Making From The Life Model
Try out basic printmaking techniques in this practical and fun class

Colour & Pastels from the Life Model
A great day of practical drawing and tuition using colour and pastels.

Head, Hands & Feet One Day Life Drawing Workshop
Tackle all your drawing problem areas! 


Untutored Sessions:  

Untutored Sessions for more experienced particpants:
A great chance to spend time in the studio with the life model and persue your own practice. Draw, paint, write poetry- its up to you! 


Summer Schools and special weekends:

Life Drawing & Painting Summer Schools with London Drawing 2016 

Head, Hands & Feet Masterclass Weekends Central St Martins 2016


Gift Vouchers:

Gift vouchers are available for all our Drop In Classes, The Drawing Theatre and one day Saturday workshops.
Contact us at London Drawing directly for more information and how to pay. 




London Drawing features in The Why Factor on the BBC World Service:
The Why Factor- Nudity 

Great article in You Magazine featuring the October edition of The Drawing Theatre in collaboration with Spirited Bodies at BAC. Really interesting stories from the models point of view; why they decided to take part, their experience of the event and their sense of empowerment as a result

All about The Drawing Theatre- an article by Cynthia Barlow Marrs in Glow Magazine.

We are award winning!! Our Drawing Theatre event at Watford Palace Theatre as part of our Big Draw events last October has been selected as a Highly Commended entry for the Drawing Inspiration Awards 2011. Competing with an unprecedented number of entries from across the country this is definitely a brilliant achievement.

London Drawing Presents: The Drawing Theatre features in an article about the cross over between theatre and art in the Guardian Theatre blog:
London Drawing on The Guardian Theatre Blog



Take a look at previous London Drawing events and workshops here: London Drawing on Flickr

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