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Drawing Edinburgh's National Museum

Drawing Edinburgh's National Museum

Duration:2.5 hours total
Includes:Equipment
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

I am a tutor of Art & Design and a PhD candidate at the Edinburgh School of Architecture and Landscape Architecture of the Edinburgh College of Arts. I have practised architectural drawing for over 15 years using multiple techniques: etching, engraving, watercolour, digital drawing, perspective, isometric and axonometric. Drawing is a wonderful way to understand our environment and develop skills…
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What we’ll do

We will develop a couple of drawings of the Scottish National Museum, one of the best examples of modern and 19th-century architecture of the city. The experience lasts three hours providing us with good time to analyse the building, learn about drawing techniques and enjoy our drawing session. I will teach you how to draw in perspective and isometric/axonometric (3D drawing technique) using a…

What else you should know

The museum is free. The activity is all indoors; so no problem with the climatic conditions. Most of the time we will be sitting down drawing in the folding chairs provided by the museum. But you are free of walking around if you feel tired. All levels of skills and experience are welcome

What I’ll provide

Creative supplies
I will provide with Sketchbooks, pencils, pens and all the equipment needed to develop the activity.

What to bring

Feel free to bring you personal drawing tools, such as sketchbooks, colour pencils or special pens.

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Where you'll be

The National Museum of Scotland is one of the most important galleries in the city. It is composed of two buildings merged. The original building, the Royal Museum, was completed in the late 19th century and is characterised for its beautiful hall and skylight. The modern extension consists of a deconstructivist building with references to vernacular Scottish architecture.

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Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

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Guest requirements

Up to 3 guests ages 14 and up can attend.

More tips

The museum is free. The activity is all indoors; so no problem with the climatic conditions. Most of the time we will be sitting down drawing in the folding chairs provided by the museum. But you are free of walking around if you feel tired. All levels of skills and experience are welcome
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Drawing Edinburgh's National Museum
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