Life Drawing

  • Free
  • Workshop
  • Schools
  • 14 to 19-year-olds
Photograph of a life drawing workshop showing an young woman sketching at a charcoal drawing of a male figure who can be seen posing in the background.
Life drawing workshop, Michael Bowles. Source: Wellcome Collection.

What you’ll do

Build your portfolio and improve your drawing technique at this life-drawing workshop. The morning session will feature a male model in underwear and the afternoon session will feature a nude male model. Both sessions will be led by artists who will provide tips and techniques to perfect your anatomical drawing skills. All the materials you need for the session will be provided.



Need to know


We’ll be in the Studio and the Forum on level 1. When you enter Wellcome Collection, head up the stairs or take the lift, then follow the signs through the ‘Being Human’ gallery.

Guaranteed place

For this event, booking a ticket guarantees you a place on the day. We advise arriving 15 minutes before the event starts to take your place. If you have any queries about accessibility, please email us at or call 020 7611 2222.

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