To celebrate the opening of Gatakers Creative Space, Shanay will present a guided step by step adult workshop to draw a portrait of a woman.

Students will:

  • Learn the universal way of dividing the face into three parts
  • Learn how to draw eyes, nose, mouth, and hair using demonstrated techniques
  • Learn a range of shading techniques to render their portrait
  • Discuss compositional elements to suggest a narrative


  • Create an A4 portrait of a woman
  • Understand the fundamentals of portraiture to create another portrait

All materials supplied.

Workshop duration: 3 hours (including a break)

Age: 16 years and over

Date: 21 May, 2022

Time: 11am to 2pm

Cost: Free

Location: Gatakers Artspace Creative Space

Numbers are limited and registration is required. Click the following link to register.