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Date updated: 9/16/2021

Contact the Adult Education Team for further information about the courses and/or to enrol.

All payments will be taken over the telephone by a credit/debit card once the eligibility criteria have been carried out and the necessary forms have been completed.

This course offers a unique opportunity for both beginners and more advanced students to develop their artistic skills in the context and the environment of the Guildhall Gallery’s extensive collection. You will plan and develop a range of compositions using different media. Each lesson will include a short briefing session. You will work on your individual projects with support and guidance from the tutor.

Autumn: Monday 20/09/21 – 13/12/21

Spring: Monday 10/01/22 – 28/03/22

Summer: Monday 25/04/22 – 18/07/22

Time: 6 – 8pm

Venue: Guildhall Gallery, Guildhall Yard, London EC2V 5AE

Fee per term: £117

Concession: £27

This course is designed to develop your awareness of a wide range of drawing and painting techniques in an applied context. We will cover the use of mark-making, line, tone, form, perspective and composition in drawing, as well as an introduction to colour theory. 

Autumn: Thursday 23/09/21 – 16/12/21

Spring: Thursday 13/01/22 – 31/03/22

Summer: Thursday 28/04/22 – 21/07/22

Time: 2.45 – 5.15pm

Venue: Golden Lane Community Centre, London EC1Y 0RN

Fee per term: £117

Concession: £27

This course has more emphasis on painting skills and techniques and is designed to develop your awareness of a wide range of drawing and painting techniques in an applied context. We will cover the use of mark-making, line, tone, form, perspective and composition in drawing, as well as an introduction to colour theory. 

Autumn: Friday 24/09/21 – 17/12/21

Spring: Friday 14/01/22 – 01/04/22

Summer: Friday 29/04/22 – 22/07/22

Time: 2 – 4.30pm

Venue: Golden Lane Community Centre, London EC1Y 0RN

Fee per term: £117

Concession: £27

You will learn

  • how to use your own digital camera
  • about aperture, shutter speed, and manual setting
  • about composition, and adding light
  • different genres of photography including taking portraits,
    still-life and urban photography

This is an inspiring introduction to photography as a form of creative self-expression. All you need is a camera and some free time.

Autumn: Wednesday 10/11/21 – 15/12/21

Time: 6.30 – 8.30pm

Venue: Online

Fee per term: £60

Concession: £20

This course is designed to develop an awareness of a wide range of drawing and painting materials in an applied context.  We cover a variety of subjects and experimentation is a huge part of the learning. The courses’ aims are to develop individual potential both technically and creatively.  You will also cover formal elements in painting and drawing such as mark-making, colour form and perspective. 

Autumn: 22/09/21 – 15/12/21

Spring: 12/01/22 – 30/03/22

Summer: 27/04/22 – 20/07/22

Time: 10am – 12.30pm

Venue: Golden Lane Community Centre, London EC1Y 0RN

Fee per term: £145

Concession: £27