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An Introduction to sketchbooking

An Introduction to sketchbooking


Two day workshop - 19th and 20th Feb


Pegasus art, Stroud

This two part workshop is all you need to get started on your sketch-booking journey.

Day 1: Book binding- Make your own sketchbook.

Jump the first hurdle of overcoming that blank page by making a sketchbook yourself.

This workshop will cover leather book making and coptic book binding using recycled books and salvaged leather to create your own watercolour sketchbooks.

Day 2: The art of the Sketchbook

Get stuck in to filling your beautiful sketchbook by learning the tips and tricks of an everyday sketcher. From travel journaling to people sketching and watercolours, you will have the chance to try out a multitude of techniques and explore a use of sketchbook that works for you.

All materials and refreshments included. Students will also receive 5% off art materials in Pegasus art shop within the building.

Suitable for all levels of ability

Covid precautions:

All students will have their own table and materials.

Face masks should be worn by students and tutor where social distancing isn't possible unless exempt.

If you are feeling unwell or if you or someone in your household is having symptoms of Covid-19, please do not attend the class. If you have to cancel owing to the need to self isolate you will be offered a full refund.

If the class is cancelled for any reason all students will be fully refunded or offered a place on a rescheduled class

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