Current and Recent Events

 

Drummer Life Drawing 

Fri, March 5, 2021.                      7:00 PM – 8:30 PM GMT

Drummer drawing session with professional drummer, Penny, who will perform live for us, and pose for us to draw. Register here

 

Play Well Art Workshop for children and young People

Sat, 6 March 2021.                      11:00 – 12:00 GMT

Come and learn more about the history of toys and playgrounds through art, drawing and games. This workshop is inspired by the 2019 exhibition ‘Play Well’ at the Welcome collection which showcased many different toys and ways of playing. We will get inspired by toys throughout history, historical playgrounds, and artwork inspired by play. You will learn things that not many people know about the toys you love and have the opportunity to challenge stereotypes by creating your own stories for them! Register here

 

Life drawing class with circus performer

Fri, 12 March 2021.                      19:00 – 22:00 GMT

We would love to invite you to Art in the Park’s ONLINE circus performance and dance life drawing session!  Posing live for us we will have circus and dance performer Alice Davies, currently studying for her Bachelor of Arts in Circus and Performance Art in Tilburg, Netherlands, who will be clothed. Register here

 

William Blake Art Workshop for children and young people

Sat, 13 March 2021.                    11:00 – 12:00 GMT

This workshop is inspired by William Blake’s huge body of work which includes engraving, paintings, poetry and book making! We will tell stories about William Blake in South London that you may not have heard before and invite you to create your own modern day versions of William Blake characters. Register here

 

Art In The Park Wood Wide Web

Ongoing

Virtual Exhibition

We want to create a similar network to the Wood Wide Web in artwork and we invite you to send us a photo of your art with a ‘tree’ theme. It can be in any art form; whether drawing, embroidery, poem, video, painting or anything else you can think of that we can add to a virtual exhibition, which you will be able to see grow online. 

Send your creations to:  studio.artinthepark@gmail.com 

tag us using:  #aipwoodwideweb

 

Past Projects and Events

Picasso Style Portrait Workshop For children and young people

Sat, February 27, 2021.              11:00 AM – 12:00 PM GMT

This workshop is all about the artwork of Picasso. We will get inspired by Picasso’s huge body of art, particularly looking at his portraits. You will learn things that not many people know about Picasso and try your hand at making some Picasso style work! Register here

Elephant Park session: Dancing Couple Life Drawing

Fri, February 26, 2021.                7:00 PM – 8:30 PM GMT

Posing live for us we will have professional performance artists, Gill and Michael, who dance with Three Score Dance Company and have performed at Sadlers Wells Theatre and in Brighton Festival. Register here

Frank Bowling Inspired Art Workshop

Sat, February 20, 2021.             11:00 AM – 12:00 PM GMT

This workshop is all about the artwork of Frank Bowling. We will get inspired by Bowling’s huge body of abstract paintings to try some messy art processes that you can do at home with easy to source materials.       Register here

Tutored Life Drawing

Fri, 19 February 2021                19:00 – 20:30 GMT

Tutored Life Drawing session with Claudio Giuseppe, who will perform live for us, and pose for us to draw. This session is ideal for you if you are new to life drawing or want to explore some new ways to develop your life drawing skills. Posing live for us we will have Claudio Giuseppe (all the way from Italy!), who will be nude. Register here

Persephone: the Story of Spring

Tue, 16 February 2021              11:00 – 12:00 GMT

Imagine your own version of the myth of Persephone and how Spring came about in this imaginative and collaborative online art and story-telling workshop by Art in the Park for People’s Company.  Ages 6+ or younger accompanied by a carer. Register here

Yoga Inspired Life Drawing

Fri, 12 February 2021.                19:00 – 20:30 GMT

Life drawing session with Vanessa Abreu, who will pose for us to draw her in poses inspired by yoga positions. Register here

Art In Park Plant Club

Sat, February 6, 2021.               2:00 PM – 3:00 PM GMT

Bring your houseplants to show on zoom for any advice about their health or to share your plants and knowledge with a small group of people. The session will be led by Jane Higginbottom who has an RHS level 2 qualification and her own family of plants. Register here

Life Drawing Inspired By Famous Paintings

Fri, February 5, 2021                   7:00 PM – 8:30 PM GMT

Movement drawing session with Tatiana Moressoni, who will pose for us to draw her in the style of famous paintings.We would love to invite you to Art in the Park’s ONLINE Movement Life Drawing session!Posing live for us we will have Tatiana Moressoni, who will be nude. Screenshots, recordings, or photos of the session are stricly forbidden and please leave your camera on. Register here

Art In Park Plant Club

Wed, February 3, 2021.               4:00 PM – 5:00 PM GMT

Bring your houseplants to show on zoom for any advice about their health or to share your plants and knowledge with a small group of people. The session will be led by Jane Higginbottom who has an RHS level 2 qualification and her own family of plants. Register here

 

Elephant Park Sessions: Movement Life Drawing 

Fri, 29 January 2021.  7pm

We are thrilled to invite you to an exclusive Movement Life Drawing live online session. Posing live for us all the way from Greece we will have professional dancer, Elisavet Zoumpliou (the model will be clothed). Register here

Movement Life Drawing with Vanessa

Fri, 22 January 2021.                 19:00 – 20:30 GMT

We would love to invite you to Art in the Park’s ONLINE Movement Life Drawing session! Posing live for us we will have professional dancer, Vanessa Abreu, who will be clothed. Register here

Portrait, Hands and Feet Drawing session with Naomi 

Thu, 14 January 2021.                 19:00 – 20:30 GMT

Posing live for us we will have the beautiful Naomi Wood, who will be clothed. Naomi will do a combination of different poses for us which combine different hand positions with portrait poses, and some playing with perspective with her feet close to the camera. Register here

 

Beauty and the Beast

Sat, 9 January 2021.                      11:00 – 12:00 GMT

Imagine your own version of Beauty and the Beast through this unique online art workshop for ages 5 and above. This workshop explores the well-known fairytale, Beauty and the Beast, in a unique way. It uses a combination of storytelling, drawing, collaboration and prop making. In this fun workshop, you will discover things you might not have known about your favourite stories. You’ll also have an opportunity to make these stories your own with alternative endings! Register here

 

Handsel and Gretel 

Wed, 30 December 2020.              11:00 – 12:00 GMT

Imagine your own version of Handsel and Gretel through this unique online art workshop and create props to bring the story alive.This workshop explores the well-known fairytale, Handsel and Gretel, in a unique way. It uses a combination of storytelling, drawing, collaboration and prop making. Register here

Sleeping Beauty Art Workshop

Tue, December 29, 2020             11:00 AM – 12:00 PM GMT

Imagine your own version of Sleeping Beauty through this unique online art workshop for ages 5 and above. This workshop explores the well-known fairytale, Sleeping Beauty, in a unique way. It uses a combination of storytelling, drawing, collaboration and prop making. In this fun workshop, you will discover things you might not have known about your favourite stories. You’ll also have an opportunity to make these stories your own with alternative endings! Register here

 

Little Red Riding Hood

Free.  Mon, December 28, 2020.     11:00 AM – 12:00 PM GMT

Imagine your own verson of Red Riding Hood through this unique online art workshop and create props to bring the story alive.Register here

 

Three Little Pigs Art Workshop

Wed, December 23, 2020                11:00 AM – 12:00 PM GMT

Imagine your own version of The three Little Pigs through this unique online art workshop for ages 5 and above.This workshop explores the well-known fairytale, The Three Little Pigs, in a unique way. It uses a combination of storytelling, drawing, collaboration and prop making. In this fun workshop, you will discover things you might not have known about your favourite stories. You’ll also have an opportunity to make these stories your own with alternative endings! Register here