Workshop: Moving inside my head through the paper in my hands - memory, drawing and collage
Joana Galego with Joana Galego
Part of Guest Series Eye to Pencil Studio
Tue 31 Jan 10am-4pm
This workshop led by Joana Galego is centred on her belief that one can live through drawing, experiencing fear and resolution, encounter mystery, rejoice in failure, translate what’s nameless and even travel in time. WORKSHOP DESCRIPTION
The workshop will focus on a three-staged working process: sketching, researching and materialising. Participants will be encouraged to ask themselves what they want to say or what memories and emotions they want to express with their work.
Starting in the morning with thumbnail sketches sparked by words and imagination. We’ll then draw from observation, gathering elements which will fill and inform a final piece to be worked on through the afternoon, exploring the potential of editing drawings through collage as a means of navigating imagined space. Materials are included.

Tuesday, 31 January10am-4pm (1 hour lunch break)
£50 Note: STUDENT/UNWAGED discount of 33% 
Use the code: student-33 at checkout

Guest Series Format: We will be joined by guests from different fields: art, anatomy, fashion, and graphic novels. each of whom is committed to drawing. The format for the Guest Series will be for each guest to give a talk about how drawing relates to their own work and field, then at a later date they will lead a day long drawing workshop based on their practice.

Born in Cascais, Portugal. After completing a BA in Painting in Lisbon she moved to London to do a postgraduate course at the Royal Drawing School. Since then Joana kept mostly drawing and painting, (in this order), trusting that art can provide solace, working with arts education and exhibiting in the UK and abroad. Currently a member of the artist-run cooperative Lewisham Arthouse, where her studio is located, and working towards two solo shows.Instagram: @joana.galego

Anyone who is interested in drawing or who draws but would like to try out new materials and techniques centred on drawing.

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Tickets: £50*

Suitable for ages: 16+

Organised by Eye to Pencil

Mrs Luci Eyers
t: 07880790905

The studio is on the 1st Floor and only accessible via stairs.
Eye to Pencil

Eye to Pencil Studio
26 Exmouth Market

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