Granary Arts – Life Drawing Classes in Skipton Yorkshire

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Helen’s life drawing classes offer a structured life drawing/painting environment designed to give technical advice in key areas such as proportion, perspective, anatomy, line, gesture, tone and colour.

Participants are encouraged to use this knowledge as a basis through which to develop their own style, using a wide range of approaches and mediums. Currently classes are held on a Tuesday at Craven Museum in Skipton. £150 per 10 week blocks. Also introducing a new Tuesday afternoon class from 4-6pm and Thursday evening class 7-9pm

Helen has over 20 years of experience teaching life drawing at Leeds, Bradford and Craven Colleges as well as 12 years for Granary Arts.

Classes are 2 hour sessions and start at 4-6pm or 7-9pm

2017/18 Term Dates
Summer term(10 weeks): Tues 4-6pm 25th April – Tues 4th July 2017 Half Term Break 30th May 2017 £150
Thursday evenings 7-9pm starting 25th May ending 6th July (7 weeks) £105

Autumn Term 2017 (10 weeks £150 per 2 hour session)- Tuesdays 4.30 – 6.30pm or 7-9pm
26th September, 3rd, 10th,17th (not 24th half term) 31st October7th, 14th, 21st, 28th November,
5th December

Spring Term 2018 (10 weeks £150 per 2 hour session)- – Tuesdays 4.30-6.30pm or 7-9pm
9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th January, 6th, (not 13th February Half term) 20th, 27th February,
6th, 13th,20th, March

Summer Term 2018 (10 weeks £150 per 2 hour session)- – Tuesdays 4.30-6.30pm or 7-9pm
2th April, 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd May (not 29th May half term), 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th June
3rd July

To book a place please email

or ring/text 07840177962

Hen Parties
Ever fancied a truly unique experience for your hen party? Why not try the historical art of life drawing. Tailored to suit your needs this fascinating and fun session is full of drawing games and techniques.
All materials, room hire, easels and models are included in the price. Starting from as little as £15 per person (minimum of 10)

N.B. Gift Vouchers are available for the perfect present.

Ring Helen on 0784 017 7962 for availability or queries (or email


Artwork by Margaret Swift and Anne  Thompson