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Eye to Pencil recently launched as a drawing studio and collaborative project to explore how drawing can enable our thinking process, connecting us to our visual experience and surroundings. The studio is inter-professional and cross-disciplinary and set up as an exciting platform for drawing, discussion, skills exchange and creative exploration.

Cathy Lomax painting


Our next Guest Series events are a Talk by Molly Martin on using sketchbooks, then a Workshop by Cathy Lomax on drawing with found, projected images.

Our drawing courses for the Autumn are 10 Freehand Lessons aimed at building confidence in sketching, and Dry Materials, with Wet Materials starting in October.

Tim McFarlane sketch


We have scheduled a series of guest talks and workshops led by friends of Eye to Pencil who will discuss what drawing means to them personally and professionally. Our first speakers have backgrounds in film, engineering, botany, music, textiles and illustration (as well as drawing…).



Eye to Pencil's core aim is to encourage people to draw, and to gain confidence and fluency in expressing their ideas visually. Participants come from a range of backgrounds, with various levels of skill. We offer workshops as well as courses, and a weekly drop-in space.

Details and booking here, or follow us on Instagram @eyetopencil for the latest updates.