Online Sketching Session – Collage Self Portraiture…

This week we are continuing with Self Portraiture – exploring Collage..

We are going to explore various techniques of Collage to create Self Portraits

You’ll need:

  • To set up a mirror by your device so you can see yourself
  • Lots of Big Paper – at least 4 sheets
  • You can if you want have some Pre-Prepared Paper with coloured washes
  • Coloured pens/pencils for drawing with – for warm up sessions
  • Scissors – GLUE  (PVA Craft glue – Paper Glue pritt stick)
  • Brushes for the Glue
  • Plate for the Glue
  • Your previous Self portrait sketches from all your warm up sessions
  • Magazines/News Papers/Old Photos
  • Plus some found objects like leaves, shells, petals… beads, feathers…wool, cotton threads fabrics… etc… see below for inspiration

Session: Collage Self Portraiture

When: Saturday 20th June 2020

Time: 10:45am – 12:00 noon This time we are going for an hour!!
Starting at 11:00am prompt

Location: From the comfort of your own home through Zoom ( Zoom – not used it before then you will have to sign up it FREE)

Inspiration this week are various Collage Artists…


There is the work of Artist Martha Haversham who has a fab instagram account too, please check this out it is going to inspire one of the exercises…