Drawing with Yvonne East

Drawing with Yvonne East
$424.2 Limited GST free
Drawing with Yvonne East

<h4 id="header-intermediate-level--foundation-level-of-drawing-experience-will-be-assumed"><em><strong>Intermediate level – Foundation level of drawing experience will be assumed.</strong></em></h4>



If there isn't a class to suit you, please the waiting list.

Intermediate level – Foundation level of drawing experience will be assumed.

In this course you will expand your skills in observational drawing and explore the possibilities of drawing as a unique and sensitive art form. Building on techniques introduced in Drawing Fundamentals, each week will focus on a specific drawing topic to expand your abilities, including advanced hatching techniques, trois crayon method, mixed media gestural drawing, mass conceptualisation and anatomy of hands and feet, and portraiture. You will be encouraged to develop and explore your unique gestural style.

Please note in weeks when we work from a life model $10 is required to assist covering life model fees. 

Materials List


  • 20 – 25 sheets of A2 Cartridge paper (typically 110–220gsm).
  • 3 – 4 sheets of Fabriano Tiziano Pastel paper or Canson ‘Mi-Teintes’ paper (55 x 75 cm, 160gsm), or other pastel drawing paper, in 'Tan' or another colour of preference (such as khaki, steel grey, sage, burgundy, etc).
  • 10 sheets of A3 White/cream Drawing or Watercolour paper (300 gsm)


  • Bring what you have! 
  • Graphite pencils (HB, 2B and/or 4B)
  • Willow charcoal (thin, medium, and thick sized sticks)
  • Compressed charcoal (2B or 4B) 
  • Charcoal-pencils (B, 2B or 4B - hard, medium, soft)
  • Pigment/Drawing ink
  • Conté crayons (square sticks) or Conté pencils in white, sanguine (reddish brown), and black/dark grey 
  • Fixative spray


  • Flat and Pointed Brushes and/or Chinese calligraphy brushes
  • Watercolour Palette, Water Container
  • Kneadable eraser and Plastic eraser
  • Masking tape
  • Ruler
  • Sharpener
  • Optional: Paper Stumps


  • Paper Towel/Rags 
  • Miscellaneous paper (test paper, protective sheets)
  • Notebook

Terms & Conditions

Please choose carefully as fees are non-refundable. Refunds of course fees will only be given if the course is cancelled or a place is not available in the course.

Payment of course fees implies that you have read and agree to the WAC Terms & Conditions.