Northern Realist offers structured workshops and courses in realist drawing & painting as well as regular open sessions.
Based in central Manchester, the courses are taught by Christopher Clements, a professional painter who was classically trained in Florence and is a drawing lecturer at the University of Salford. The Courses are structured to allow you to concentrate on time honoured principles one at a time, building yours skills progressively. Small groups allow you to work at your own level and pace whilst also learning from your fellow students. Northern Realist caters for all levels in a friendly, relaxed atmosphere. The studio provides a great place to meet like minded artists while developing your artistic ambitions.