RHA School Courses

Foundation Drawing, Term 2
9 Jan 2019 - 24 Apr 2019
Session Time Fee
Starting: January 9, 2019 2 - 5pm €450
Application Deadline: December 2, 2018
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Term 2 in Foundation Drawing builds upon basic principals in drawing and introduces specialised drawing methods dealing with the figure in space, accuracy through use of gridding and plumlines, advanced anatomy. There is an emphasis on proportions, foreshortening and modelling form. Term 2 will run for 15 weeks, beginning on 9 January 2018.

This course takes place on Wednesday afternoons, 2pm to 5pm, 3 hour duration. Applicants do not have to have completed Term 1 to apply for this course.


Artists interested in participating in any of the featured courses, workshops or masterclasses should apply by completing the application form on the RHA website – rhagallery.ie/school and include:

  • A short CV (PDF documents only. Maximum file size 500K);
  • Up to three low resolution images of their work. Preferably recent representational works (JPG format only. Maximum file size 500K);
  • Please note that places on these courses are limited.


As part of the RHA School Access Programme, two free places on RHA School Workshops, Courses, Life-drawing sessions and Masterclasses will be offered. One to an artist currently enrolled at any of the third level art colleges in Ireland. The second free place will be offered to an artist of merit at any stage of their career. This additional free place has been made available through the generosity of an anonymous donor. The total number of free Access places available will be announced with each course, workshop or masterclass. Artists and art students who wish to be considered for these places should include a CV, three images of current practice and a cover letter providing a short statement indicating how they would benefit from attending any of the RHA School activities as part of their online application.

Queries about any of the RHA School classes, workshops or masterclasses should be forwarded to the Academy Co-ordinator, Kate McBride. Phone: 01-6612558 or email: kate@rhagallery.ie