Drawing Your Hands with Emilie (Online)

  • 6th Mar, 2024
  • 7:45pm - 9:00pm (AEDT)
  • Online

    Classes are held online using ZOOM. Access details are on the VIRTUAL HUB link on your ticket. A reminder 48 hours prior to the class will also be sent to you as a courtesy. Remember to check your spam if you don't see either of these emails.

$10 - $19 AUD + BF
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So familiar yet so hard to draw! Hands are throughout art history, abundantly represented and forever a challenge for the artist. These days, even AI struggles with them!

In this fun beginners class, learn to draw hands better through a series of fun drawing exercises for all levels!

What will we cover?

This beginner’s art class will cover:

  • The basics of hands’ anatomy for artists
  • Different ways to represents and draw hands
  • Learn to sketch your own hand drawing

          What will you need?

          • Very basic drawing material: pencil, fine liner, sharpie and some paper. 
          • In one of the exercice, we’ll be using the three primary colours in watercolour. It’s optional but if you have any colour material, bring those to follow along!


            • Closed Captions
            • Early Bird Cheap Tix
            • Free Tix for First Nation Attendees
            • Auslan Interpreted Upon Request

            Who will be teaching? 

            Emilie (she/her) is an artist and educator based
            between Melbourne and Marseille (Fr), working across media with a focus
            on community-based practice and education. She graduated from her PhD in
            Fine Arts at the Victorian College of the Arts in 2020 and has been an
            art resident at Testing Grounds (2020), Making Space (2021) and the
            Comic Art Workshop (2021).

            Emilie has exhibited her works at FortyFive Downstairs gallery, the
            Abbotsford convent, No Vacancy Gallery, Arcade and George Patton

            In 2021, Emilie opened Couleur in Collingwood, a printmaking studio focusing on DIY, hand-prints, and experimental printmaking. Since 2023, Couleur Studio
            has relocated in South of France. Emilie is also a comic book artist
            and her illustration has been published by the Lifted Brow and she
            self-published her first graphic novel in 2018 with Tree Paper Comics in
            Melbourne. In 2023 she is running Glow Comics Trails festival with
            Laneway Learning, celebrating Melbourne’s booming comics scene.

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            More about accessibility 

            Image of Teacher’s own work

            Any other questions or ways we can assist with accessibility? Just shoot an email to Maddy (she/her) at melbourne@lanewaylearning.com.