Drawing and Sketching with Joel Sydenham

13 Apr - 18 May

OPEN Ealing Arts Centre W5 2TD

£105 Adult (£90 Concession)

Class details

Drawing and Sketching with Joel is suitable for anyone who wants to develop their skills with a group of like minded people.

13 April – 18 May


6.30 – 8.30pm

Drawing and Sketching is limited to 7 people

Course fee: £105 adults (£90 concessions)

Pay as you go fee: £25 adults (£20 concessions)

This course provides a wonderful opportunity for you to either learn to draw from scratch, improve your current abilities, or enhance your creative process. Guided by experienced tutor and artist, Joel Sydenham, you will improve your technique and ability. We shall explore a range of subjects and techniques and find an approach to drawing that works for each specific learner. During the six week course we shall cover:

  • Proportion
  • Shading
  • Toning
  • Linear perspective
  • Shape
  • Form
  • Abstraction
  • Surrealism
  • Realism

By the end of the course you will have gained new skills and more confidence to create make art that you love.


You will need to supply your own materials for this course:

  • Pencil set for sketching (4B – 2H)
  • Sketch Book / Pad
  • Precision Eraser
  • Pencil Sharpener

About the Tutor

Joel Sydenham (chidi3s) is a visual artist based in Acton. He has a degree in chemical engineering which he gave up to fulfill his dream of being an artist and follow his passion for connecting with people on an emotional level. Not only is Joel a painter, he writes and performs poetry around London and has a range of merchandise. He is also a mentor for The Prince’s Trust.

Joel has a passion for community development and has run over 50 workshops for charities, educational organizations, and youth centers across London. He also works as an Art Tutor with Hounslow council’s adult education, where he creates and teaches adult and family learning courses. He believes every individual is born a creative genius, and as a tutor he aims to help people gain the necessary skills to express their genius.

Course Details

OPEN Ealing Arts Centre W5 2TD

Dates: 13 Apr - 18 May
Tuesday 6:30 pm
Fees: £105 Adult (£90 Concession)

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